Julius Walter Pitts

22 October 1900–18 December 1966 (Age 66)
Gift, Alcorn, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Julius Walter

When Julius Walter Pitts was born on 22 October 1900, in Gift, Alcorn, Mississippi, United States, his father, Julius Kanady Pitts, was 28 and his mother, Emma Eugenie Hutchinson, was 30. He had at least 1 son with Lula Walters. He lived in Beat 5, Lamar, Mississippi, United States in 1910 and Jones, Mississippi, United States in 1920. He died on 18 December 1966, at the age of 66, and was buried in Pleasant Ridge Road Baptist Cemetery, Ellisville, Jones, Mississippi, United States.

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Julius Walter Pitts
Lula Walters
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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1907 · Boll Weevil Destroys Most the Cotton Crop

Age 7

When the boll weevil threatened most the Mississippi Delta, it put the state’s cotton crop in peril. By the time the boll weevil reached Mississippi it had already destroyed four million bales of cotton. This added up to $238 million at the time or about 6 billion in present day. The boll weevil depends on cotton for every stage of its life.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 18

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Pitt .2 Americanized spelling of German Pitz .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Julius W Pitts in household of Julius R Pitts, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Julius W Pitts in household of Julius K Pitts, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Julius Pitts, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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