James Michael Walsh

Brief Life History of James Michael

When James Michael Walsh was born on 20 September 1908, in Plains Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Anthony Walsh, was 31 and his mother, Mary Carlos, was 30. He had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with Blanche Wintermyer. He lived in McKeesport, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States for about 30 years. He died on 10 June 1965, in Charlotte, Florida, United States, at the age of 56.

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Family Time Line

James Michael Walsh
1908–1965
Blanche Wintermyer
1910–1978
James Walsh
1932–2021
James Walsh
1932–2021
Patricia Ann Walsh
1935–2013

Sources (7)

  • James Walsh, "United States Census, 1940"
  • James Walsh, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"
  • James Walsh, "United States Social Security Death Index"

World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

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.

1921

Historical Boundaries: 1921: Charlotte, Florida, United States

1927

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

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Aileen, Dermot, John Patrick, Kieran, Declan, Eamonn, Colm, Donal, Seamus, Siobhan, Brennan.

English and Irish: ethnic name from Middle English walshe (Old English wælisc) ‘foreign, Welsh’. This form of the name was generally more common than Welsh , especially in Ireland, where it originally denoted a Welsh-speaking immigrant, in particular any of the Welshmen who arrived in the wake of Strongbow's Anglo-Norman invasion of 1170. In Ireland it is sometimes also a translation of Breathnach ‘Briton’.

English: in Yorkshire and Lancashire the name is sometimes a shortened form of Walshaw .

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

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