Walter Durbin

about 1879–
Wyoming, United States

The Life of Walter

When Walter Durbin was born about 1879, in Wyoming, United States, his father, John Henry Clay Durbin, was 37 and his mother, Emmeline "Emma" Griffin, was 30. He lived in Cheyenne, Laramie, Wyoming, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

John Henry Clay Durbin
1842–1907
Emmeline "Emma" Griffin
1849–
Grace Durbin
1873–1960
Alzora Durbin
1875–
Walter Durbin
1879–
Alonzo Durbin
1875–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 3

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 31

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

French: patronymic from the personal name Urbain, a vernacular form of Urbanus ( see Urban ).

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

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  • Walter Durbin in household of John A Durbin, "United States Census, 1880"

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