Alvin Aquilla Walker

16 December 1894–24 May 1945 (Age 50)
Waco, Haralson, Georgia, United States

The Life of Alvin Aquilla

When Alvin Aquilla Walker was born on 16 December 1894, in Waco, Haralson, Georgia, United States, his father, James Franklin Walker, was 22 and his mother, Lorenza Harris, was 26. He had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Dovie E Hilton. He lived in Bremen, Haralson, Georgia, United States for about 20 years. He registered for military service in 1917. He died on 24 May 1945, in Haralson, Georgia, United States, at the age of 50, and was buried in Bremen City Cemetery, Bremen, Haralson, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alvin Aquilla Walker
1894–1945
Dovie E Hilton
1898–1976
Frances Lorene Walker
1923–1997
Infant Son Walker
1929–1929

Spouse and Children

children

(2)

    Frances Lorene Walker

    Female1923–1997Female

    Infant Son Walker

    Male1929–1929Male

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(9)

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 10

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 14

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

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)

  • Alvin A Walker in household of James F Walker, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Alvin A Walker in household of Jamie F Walker, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Alvin A Walker in household of James F Walker, "United States Census, 1910"

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