Monroe Welch

5 February 1883–7 May 1949 (Age 66)
Ashe, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Monroe

When Monroe Welch was born on 5 February 1883, in Ashe, North Carolina, United States, his father, Owen Welch, was 31 and his mother, Evaline Ashley, was 31. He married Emma Clark on 13 July 1914, in Horse Creek Township, Ashe, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Horse Creek Township, Ashe, North Carolina, United States in 1920. He died on 7 May 1949, in Clifton, Ashe, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Welchs Cemetery, Warrensville, Ashe, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Monroe Welch
1883–1949
Emma Clark
1894–1931
Marriage: 13 July 1914
(Wilda Owen Welch)
1916–1916
Infant Welch
1916–1916
Kathleen Doris Welch
1917–
Glas Clark Welch
1920–

Spouse and Children

    Male1883–1949Male

    Emma Clark

    Female1894–1931Female

MARRIAGE
13 July 1914
Horse Creek Township, Ashe, North Carolina, United States
children

(4)

    (Wilda Owen Welch)

    Female1916–1916Female

    Infant Welch

    Male1916–1916Male

    Kathleen Doris Welch

    Female1917–Female

    Glas Clark Welch

    Male1920–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Owen Welch

    Male1852–Male

    Evaline Ashley

    Female1851–1947Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1886

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 14

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 18

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

1 English: ethnic name for someone of Welsh origin. This is the usual form of the surname in England; the usual form in Ireland is Walsh and in Scotland Welsh .2 German: variant of Welk .3 Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Welsch .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Monro Welch, "United States Census, 1920"
  • M Welch in entry for Glas Clark Welch, "North Carolina, Center for Health Statistics, Vital Records Unit, County Birth Records, 1913-1922"
  • Monroe Welch in entry for Kathleen Doris Welch, "North Carolina, Center for Health Statistics, Vital Records Unit, County Birth Records, 1913-1922"

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