Joseph Harvey Walkup

13 September 1887–21 September 1973 (Age 86)
Union, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Joseph Harvey

When Joseph Harvey Walkup was born on 13 September 1887, in Union, North Carolina, United States, his father, Israel Pickens Walkup, was 61 and his mother, Frances Broom, was 35. He married Delila Neal about 1910, in North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Jackson, Union, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years. He died on 21 September 1973, in Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Harvey Walkup
1887–1973
Delila Neal
1892–1973
Marriage: about 1910
Burton Pickens Walkup
1912–1990
Joseph Neal Walkup
1914–1999
Delilah Eunice Walkup
1917–2008
Billie Robert Walkup
1920–1973
Mary Frances Walker
1925–2004
Howard Lee Walker
1928–2004
Elizabeth Ann Walkup
1935–2003

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1910
North Carolina, United States
children

(7)

    Burton Pickens Walkup

    Male1912–1990Male

    Joseph Neal Walkup

    Male1914–1999Male

    Female1917–2008Female

    Billie Robert Walkup

    Male1920–1973Male

    Mary Frances Walker

    Female1925–2004Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 10

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 23

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

English (Derbyshire): unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • Joseph H Walker, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Joseph H Walkup, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Joseph Walkup in household of Israel P Walkup, "United States Census, 1910"

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