Walter Arms

7 May 1896–10 March 1951 (Age 54)
Cord, Independence, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Walter

When Walter Arms was born on 7 May 1896, in Cord, Independence, Arkansas, United States, his father, Henry Arms, was 33 and his mother, Mary Amanda Williams, was 32. He married Edith Laverne Bradley in 1932, in Cord, Independence, Arkansas, United States. He lived in Dota Township, Independence, Arkansas, United States in 1940. He died on 10 March 1951, in Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Charlotte, Independence, Arkansas, United States.

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Walter Arms
Edith Laverne Bradley
Marriage: 1932

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Cord, Independence, Arkansas, United States

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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

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.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 8

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 16

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Harms .2 German: variant of Armes 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Walter Arms, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Walter Arms, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • Walter Arms, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"

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