William S Welton

1835–1861 (Age 26)
Venango, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of William S

When William S Welton was born in 1835, in Venango, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Cleri Zerah Welton, was 42 and his mother, Elizabeth Smith, was 38. He died in 1861, at the age of 26.

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Family Time Line

Cleri Zerah Welton
1793–1866
Elizabeth Smith
1797–1875
Milo or Miles Welton
1818–1862
Eliakim Welton
1832–1861
William S Welton
1835–1861
Loucester Kartucha Welton
1836–1916
Losetta Welton
1837–
J. B. Welton
1840–1943
Samuel Marshall Welton
1841–1912
Mary Welton
1843–1924
Isaac Welton
1852–

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World Events (2)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1846

Age 11

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named Welton, for example in Cumbria, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire, and East Yorkshire, from Old English well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

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