Walter L Friend

16 September 1886–
Maryland, United States

The Life of Walter L

When Walter L Friend was born on 16 September 1886, in Maryland, United States, his father, Lot Joab Friend, was 27 and his mother, Mary Jeanette Friend, was 27. He had at least 2 daughters with Cora Ellen Savage. He lived in District 2, Garrett, Maryland, United States in 1900.

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Walter L Friend
Cora Ellen Savage
Ruby M Friend
Ruth Friend

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 19

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 

Age 31

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for a companionable person, from Middle English frend ‘friend’ (Old English frēond). In the Middle Ages the term was also used to denote a relative or kinsman, and the surname may also have been acquired by someone who belonged to the family of someone who was a more important figure in the community.2 American translation of Jewish and German Freund .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Walter L Friend in household of Emory F Freeland, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Walter Friend, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Walter L Friend in household of Joab Friend, "United States Census, 1900"

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