Walter Troy Fletcher

11 May 1926–23 November 1996 (Age 70)
Colony, Washita, Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Walter Troy

When Walter Troy Fletcher was born on 11 May 1926, in Colony, Washita, Oklahoma, United States, his father, Walter Harrison Fletcher, was 18 and his mother, Ruby Marie Vincent, was 22. He lived in Seger Township, Washita, Oklahoma, United States in 1930. He died on 23 November 1996, at the age of 70, and was buried in Olathe, Montrose, Colorado, United States.

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World Events (8)


Age 1

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1929 · Denver Airport opens

Age 3

On Oct 17 1929, Denver Municipal Airport opens. Later, in 1964, it would be renamed Stapleton International Airport. It would be replaced by Denver International Airport, 31 years later.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 19

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for an arrowsmith, Middle English, Old French flech(i)er (from Old French fleche ‘arrow’).

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

Sources (3)

  • W Troy Fletcher in household of Walter H Fletcher, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Walter Troy Fletcher, "Colorado, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"
  • Troy Fletcher, "BillionGraves Index"

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