Walter Atlee Righter

1908–1974 (Age 66)
Michigan, United States

The Life of Walter Atlee

Walter Atlee Righter was born on 6 January 1908, in Michigan, United States. He married Lillian Elizabeth Roach on 12 January 1929, in Michigan, United States. He died on 21 February 1974, at the age of 66.

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Walter Atlee Righter
1908–1974
Lillian Elizabeth Roach
1911–1966
Marriage: 12 January 1929

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 January 1929
Michigan, United States

World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1910 · Upper Twin Falls Bridge

Age 2

The Upper Twin Falls Bridge which connected Breitung Township, Michigan, to Florence County, Wisconsin. The through-truss bridge spanned the Menominee River and was completed in 1910. The bridge was closed to through traffic in 1971 and was listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
1927

Age 19

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Reiter or Richter .

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

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