William Walter Pumroy

12 February 1893–14 March 1984 (Age 91)
Texas, United States

The Life of William Walter

When William Walter Pumroy was born on 12 February 1893, in Texas, United States, his father, James Riley Pumroy, was 26 and his mother, Nancy Jane Howard, was 19. He lived in Justice Precinct 5, Erath, Texas, United States in 1900 and Justice Precinct 2, Hood, Texas, United States in 1910. He died on 14 March 1984, in Harmon, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 91.

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William Walter Pumroy
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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Age 14

Oklahoma is the 46th state.

Age 24

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

Name Meaning

English: variant of Pomeroy .

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

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  • William W Pumroy in household of James R Pumroy, "United States Census, 1910"
  • William W Pumroy in household of James R Pumroy, "United States Census, 1900"
  • W W Pumroy, "Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837-1965"

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