Edna V. Walter

Brief Life History of Edna V.

When Edna V. Walter was born on 1 July 1891, in Bakers Summit, Bloomfield Township, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Essington Hammond Walter, was 20 and her mother, Catherine Elizabeth Campbell, was 23. She married Ira F. Amick on 5 April 1908, in Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Bloomfield Township, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States for about 30 years and Henrietta, North Woodbury Township, Blair, Pennsylvania, United States in 1935. She died on 21 March 1977, in Roaring Spring, Blair, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Holsinger Cemetery, Bakers Summit, Bloomfield Township, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ira F. Amick
1888–1967
Edna V. Walter
1891–1977
Marriage: 5 April 1908
Margaret Mae Amick
1909–1971
Ida Thelma Amick
1910–2001
Grace E Amick
1911–1985
Walter Leroy Amick
1917–2008

Sources (9)

  • Edna V Walter in household of Essington Walter, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Edna V. Walter, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"
  • Edna V. Walter Amick, "Find A Grave Index"

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Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin), German, Dutch, Polish, Swedish, and Danish: from a personal name composed of the ancient Germanic elements wald ‘rule’ + heri, hari ‘army’. This personal name was introduced into England both in the reign of Edward the Confessor and by the Normans (in the forms Walt(i)er, Waut(i)er). After the Norman Conquest it soon became one of the most popular personal names in Britain. Compare Walther .

Germanized or Americanized form of Czech, Slovak, Croatian, and Slovenian Valter and Czech Valtr: from the personal name Valter, Valtr, of ancient Germanic origin (see 1 above).

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

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