Walter Winslow

1849–1917 (Age 68)
Trumann, Poinsett, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Walter

When Walter Winslow was born in 1849, his father, Jonathan Miles Winslow, was 44 and his mother, Elizabeth Callaway, was 38. He married Rebecca Hopkins on 19 September 1871, in Salem, Washington, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Seymour, Jackson, Indiana, United States in 1900 and Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States in 1910. He died on 18 July 1917, in Trumann, Poinsett, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Arkansas, United States.

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Walter Winslow
Rebecca Hopkins
Marriage: 19 September 1871
Samuel Grant Winslow
Charles Winslow
Lester Albert Winslow

Spouse and Children


    Rebecca Hopkins


19 September 1871
Salem, Washington, Indiana, United States


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World Events (8)

1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 2

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.

Age 14

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 18

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Winslow, a place in Buckinghamshire named from the genitive case of the Old English personal name or byname Wine (meaning ‘friend’) + Old English hlāw ‘hill’, ‘mound’, ‘barrow’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Walter Winslow, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Walter Winslow in household of Johathan Winslow, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Walter Winslow in household of Jonathan Winslow, "United States Census, 1860"

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