Carrie Ellen Walker

31 January 1890–6 August 1973 (Age 83)
Texas, United States

The Life Summary of Carrie Ellen

When Carrie Ellen Walker was born on 31 January 1890, in Texas, United States, her father, Charles Euclid Walker, was 24 and her mother, Amanda Elizabeth Thomason, was 15. She married Walter Clifton Shasteen on 26 December 1909, in Daingerfield, Morris, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Justice Precinct 5, Fannin, Texas, United States in 1900. She died on 6 August 1973, at the age of 83, and was buried in Bee Cemetery, Bee, Johnston, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Walter Clifton Shasteen
1890–1917
Carrie Ellen Walker
1890–1973
Marriage: 26 December 1909
Ola Juanita Elizabeth Shasteen
1910–1975
Lillie Ann Oleta Shasteen
1912–2005
Tommy Archie Shasteen
1914–1987

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 December 1909Daingerfield, Morris, Texas, United States
  • Children

    (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company
    Age 4
    Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
    1907
    Age 17
    Oklahoma is the 46th state.
    1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York
    Age 24
    Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.

    Name Meaning

    English (mainly North and Midlands) and Scottish: occupational name for a fuller, from Middle English walker, Old English wealcere (an agent derivative of wealcan ‘to walk, tread’), ‘one who trampled cloth in a bath of lye or kneaded it, in order to strengthen it’. This was the regular term for the occupation during the Middle Ages in western and northern England. Compare Fuller and Tucker . As a Scottish surname it has also been used as a translation of Gaelic Mac an Fhucadair ‘son of the fuller’. This surname is also very common among African Americans.History: The name was brought to North America from northern England and Scotland independently by many different bearers in the 17th and 18th centuries. Samuel Walker came to Lynn, MA, c. 1630; Philip Walker was in Rehoboth, MA, in or before 1643. The surname was also established in VA before 1650; a Thomas Walker, born in 1715 in King and Queen County, VA, was a physician, soldier, and explorer.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Walcher
    Waker
    Fuller
    Walke
    Walck

    Sources (5)

    • Carrie Schasteen in entry for Schasteen, "Texas, Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"
    • Carry Walker in household of Charley Walker, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Carrie Ellen Walker in entry for Ola Juanita Elizabeth Isbell, "Texas, Deaths, 1890-1976"

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