Walter George Witherley

29 December 1890–1952 (Age 61)
Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, United States

The Life of Walter George

When Walter George Witherley was born on 29 December 1890, in Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, United States, his father, George H. Witherly, was 41 and his mother, Estella Anna Staples, was 29. He had at least 5 sons and 4 daughters with Blanch V Clark. He lived in Hermon, Penobscot, Maine, United States for about 20 years. He died in 1952, at the age of 62, and was buried in Hermon, Penobscot, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Walter George Witherley
1890–1952
Blanch V Clark
1896–
Paul U Witherly
1915–1966
Lloyd H Witherly
1918–1967
Helen Witherly
1918–
Elwin Clark Witherly
1919–1990
Annie E Witherly
1920–1984
Charles D Witherley
1922–1922
Estelle Marguerite Witherly
1925–2004
Helen L Witherly
1925–1998
Leroy M Witherly
1926–2005

Spouse and Children

children

(9)

    Paul U Witherly

    Male1915–1966Male

    Lloyd H Witherly

    Male1918–1967Male

    Helen Witherly

    Female1918–Female

    Elwin Clark Witherly

    Male1919–1990Male

    Annie E Witherly

    Female1920–1984Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    George H. Witherly

    Male1849–1936Male

    Estella Anna Staples

    Female1861–1901Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · Sinking of USS Maine

Age 8

During the Cuban War for Independence, the USS Maine had been sent to Havana to look out for the interests of the United States. On February 15, 1898, at approximately 21:40, an explosion on USS Maine was caused by roughly 5 long tons of powder. The front of the ship was demolished and the remains quickly sunk to the bottom of the ocean. 260 men lost their lives in the explosion itself, with at least six more dying afterwards from related injuries. The event kicked off an atmosphere of contention that would eventually lead to the Spanish-American War.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 17

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

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Sources (3)

  • George Witherly, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Walter G Wetherby, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Walter G Weatherly, "United States Census, 1920"

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