When Robert George Waller was born on 6 January 1891, in Lawrence, Ohio, United States, his father, William L. Waller, was 30 and his mother, Martha E. “Mattie” Dawson, was 25. He married Armilda Russell Keys on 1 July 1914, in Lawrence, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Fayette Township, Lawrence, Ohio, United States in 1900. He died on 16 December 1927, in Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States, at the age of 36, and was buried in Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States.
English: occupational name from Middle English waler, waliere, walour, waller ‘builder of walls, mason’.
English: in Sussex, perhaps a topographic name for someone who lived by a prominent wall.
English: topographic name for someone who lived by a spring, stream, or man-made well, from Middle English waller, a derivative of Middle English walle, Old English wælle, wælle. It is a West Midlands dialect form of Weller .