H. C. Walton

19 June 1894–13 October 1974 (Age 80)
Lauderdale, Tennessee, United States

The Life of H. C.

H. C. Walton was born on 19 June 1894, in Lauderdale, Tennessee, United States. He married Katie May Ozment on 1 August 1915, in Halls, Lauderdale, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 13 October 1974, at the age of 80.

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H. C. Walton
1894–1974
Katie May Ozment
1894–1961
Marriage: 1 August 1915
Myrtle Birdie Louise Walton
1918–1972

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 August 1915
Halls, Lauderdale, Tennessee, United States
children

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 4

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 22

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the numerous places called Walton. The first element in these names was variously Old English walh ‘foreigner’, ‘Briton’, genitive plural wala ( see Wallace ), w(e)ald ‘forest’, w(e)all ‘wall’, or wæll(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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

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