Katie Walk

Female19 December 1868–7 March 1952

Brief Life History of Katie

When Katie Walk was born on 19 December 1868, in Arcola, Douglas, Illinois, United States, her father, Abraham Walk, was 30 and her mother, Catherine Mariah Faith, was 27. She married John Sherman Davison on 10 February 1892, in Butler, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Tribune, Greeley, Kansas, United States for about 10 years and Tribune Township, Greeley, Kansas, United States in 1940. She died on 7 March 1952, in Pueblo, Pueblo, Colorado, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Tribune, Greeley, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Sherman Davison
Katie Walk
Marriage: 10 February 1892
Leroy Davison
Orpha Pearl Davison
Orion Lindell Davison
Annabelle L. Davison
Nelle Bly Davison
Perry R. Davison
Kathryn Viola Davison
John Albert "Jack" Davison
Frank George Davison
Ethel Mae Davison
Henry "Earle" Davison

Sources (17)

  • Kattie Walk in household of Abraham Walk, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Katie Davison in household of John S Davison, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Katie Walk - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Katie Walk

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 February 1892Butler, Kansas, United States
  • Children (11)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (8)

    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

    Age 2

    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.


    Age 18

    Historical Boundaries: 1886: Greeley, Kansas, United States

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 22

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    German: from the personal name Walko.

    German: occupational name, a variant of Walke .

    English (Devon): apparently from Middle English walk ‘path, footway, place for walking’, perhaps a topographic name denoting someone who lived near or by a footpath. In some cases this may be a variant of Walkey, mainly found in Devon and Cornwall, which is unexplained.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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