Walter L. ( Jim) Kendall

22 April 1918–23 January 2003 (Age 84)
Smithsburg, Washington, Maryland, United States

The Life of Walter L. ( Jim)

Walter L. ( Jim) Kendall was born on 22 April 1918, in Smithsburg, Washington, Maryland, United States. He married Virginia A. ( Ginnie) Wagaman on 8 June 1940, in Leitersburg, Washington, Maryland, United States. He died on 23 January 2003, at the age of 84.

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Walter L. ( Jim) Kendall
1918–2003
Virginia A. ( Ginnie) Wagaman
1920–1994
Marriage: 8 June 1940

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 June 1940
Leitersburg, Washington, Maryland, United States

World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1920

Age 2

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1941

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from Kendal in Cumbria, recorded in 1095 as Kircabikendala ‘village with a church in the valley of the Kent river’.2 From an Anglicized form of the Welsh personal name Cynddelw, which was borne by a famous 12th-century Welsh poet. It probably derives from a Celtic word meaning ‘exalted’, ‘high’ + delw ‘image’, ‘effigy’.

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

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