Milo Dean Walker

7 May 1933–29 May 2005 (Age 72)
Wenatchee, Chelan, Washington, United States

The Life of Milo Dean

When Milo Dean Walker was born on 7 May 1933, in Wenatchee, Chelan, Washington, United States, his father, Sylvester Alvin Walker, was 23 and his mother, Peggy Delane Doak, was 19. He married Sylvia Bell Shauers on 15 June 1953, in San Diego, California, United States. He died on 29 May 2005, in Kennewick, Benton, Washington, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Desert Lawn Memorial Park, Kennewick, Benton, Washington, United States.

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Milo Dean Walker
Sylvia Bell Shauers
Marriage: 15 June 1953

Spouse and Children

15 June 1953
San Diego, California, United States

Parents and Siblings





    Twila Jean Walker


    Francine Noel Walker


World Events (8)

1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 2

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1940 · Galloping Gertie

Age 7

Galloping Gertie is the reference used to describe the Tacoma Narrows Bridge. It opened on July 1, 1940 four months later it no longer existed. On November 7, 1940 the wind guests came up to 40 miles an hour causing the bridge to twist and vibrate violently before it collapsed into Puget Sound. The only victim of the bridge collapsing was a three-legged paralyzed dog named Tubby whose owner tried to rescue him from the car but he wouldn’t go with him.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 22

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

English (especially Yorkshire) and Scottish: occupational name for a fuller, Middle English walkere, Old English wealcere, an agent derivative of wealcan ‘to walk, tread’. This was the regular term for the occupation during the Middle Ages in western and northern England. Compare Fuller and Tucker . As a Scottish surname it has also been used as a translation of Gaelic Mac an Fhucadair ‘son of the fuller’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Milo D Walker in household of Sylvester A Walker, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Milo D Walker, "Washington Death Index, 1965-2014"
  • Milo D. Walker, "BillionGraves Index"

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