Mahala Jane Scruggs

26 June 1884–4 May 1953 (Age 68)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Mahala Jane

When Mahala Jane Scruggs was born on 26 June 1884, in Missouri, United States, her father, Robert Alexander Scruggs, was 32 and her mother, Mahala Jane Ginger, was 31. She married Pode Poliarchus Walker on 4 November 1905, in Christian, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Logan Township, Christian, Missouri, United States in 1900 and Hurley, Stone, Missouri, United States in 1920. She died on 4 May 1953, in Stone, Missouri, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Union City, Stone, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Pode Poliarchus Walker
1882–1975
Mahala Jane Scruggs
1884–1953
Marriage: 4 November 1905
Thelma Walker
1907–
Lila Elma Walker
1909–
Robert Walker
1912–
Mary Walker
1916–
James Walker
1918–1975

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 November 1905
Christian, Missouri, United States
children

(5)

    Thelma Walker

    Female1907–Female

    Lila Elma Walker

    Female1909–Female

    Robert Walker

    Male1912–Male

    Mary Walker

    Female1916–Female

    James Walker

    Male1918–1975Male

Parents and Siblings

    Robert Alexander Scruggs

    Male1851–1922Male

    Female1852–1930Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 2

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 19

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of Scroggs .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jennie Scruggs in household of Jane Scruggs, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Jennie Walker in household of Zeb Hinton, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jennie Walker in household of Pode Walker, "United States Census, 1940"

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