Charles Henry Walden

14 March 1862–
Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Charles Henry

When Charles Henry Walden was born on 14 March 1862, in Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Edwin Walden, was 43 and his mother, Ann Maria Farmer, was 33. He married Lina Heath on 1 July 1905, in Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. He lived in Belmont, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States for about 30 years.

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Charles Henry Walden
Lina Heath
Marriage: 1 July 1905

Spouse and Children

1 July 1905
Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts, United States

Parents and Siblings




    Edwin Walden Jr.


    Anna Maria Walden


    William Walden



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World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 1

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 34

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.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the places, in Essex, Hertfordshire, and North Yorkshire, named Walden, from Old English w(e)alh ‘foreigner’, ‘Briton’, ‘serf’ ( see Wallace ) + denu ‘valley’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Chas H Walden in household of Edwin Walden, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Charles Walden, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Charles H Walden, "United States Census, 1930"

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