John Meadows Walton

26 September 1853–1895 (Age 41)
Stamford, Lincolnshire, England

The Life of John Meadows

John Meadows Walton was born on 26 September 1853, in Stamford, Lincolnshire, England as the son of John Walton and Maria. He married Fanny Whitbread in 1879, in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years and Northampton, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom in 1891. He died in 1895, in Northampton, Northamptonshire, England, at the age of 42.

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John Meadows Walton
Fanny Whitbread
Marriage: 1879
Arthur John Walton
Florence Frances Walton
Fanny Elizabeth Walton

Spouse and Children

Northampton, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom



    Florence Frances Walton


    Fanny Elizabeth Walton


Parents and Siblings






World Events (3)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 1

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 27

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Age 31

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the numerous places called Walton. The first element in these names was variously Old English walh ‘foreigner’, ‘Briton’, genitive plural wala ( see Wallace ), w(e)ald ‘forest’, w(e)all ‘wall’, or wæll(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Malton in household of John Malton, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • John M Walton in household of John Walton, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • John M Walton, "England and Wales Census, 1891"

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