Helen Walters

Brief Life History of Helen

When Helen Walters was born on 19 October 1832, in Camden, North Carolina, United States, her father, William Walters Jr., was 51 and her mother, Absela Speir Pitman, was 41. She married Hennant Faulk on 17 July 1858, in Columbus, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Marietta Township, Robeson, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years. She died on 17 November 1909, in Robeson, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Walters Cemetery, Robeson, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hennant Faulk
1794–1872
Helen Walters
1832–1909
Marriage: 17 July 1858
W. Haywood Faulk
1855–1926
Jennett Faulk
1855–1900
Florida Cornelia Faulk
1860–1909
Columbia Ann Faulk
1864–
Charity Faulk
1865–
Carson Devon Faulk
1868–1931
Nimpie Mae Faulk
1871–1902
Cornelia Fadelk Phillips
1876–1965

Sources (16)

  • Helan Faulk in household of Hinnant Faulk, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Helen Waters, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Helen Walters Faulk, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

1846

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

1853 · First State Fair

The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Walter , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

German: patronymic from Walter .

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

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