Alice Agatha Kingsbury

17 June 1898–16 July 1995 (Age 97)
Stuart, Holt, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Alice Agatha

When Alice Agatha Kingsbury was born on 17 June 1898, in Stuart, Holt, Nebraska, United States, her father, Pliny Kingsbury, was 36 and her mother, Anna Farner, was 30. She married Eldon William Walklin on 7 December 1922, in Castlewood, Hamlin, South Dakota, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Elliston Township, Tripp, South Dakota, United States in 1920 and Castlewood, Hamlin, South Dakota, United States for about 10 years. She died on 16 July 1995, in Watertown, Codington, South Dakota, United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in Watertown, Codington, South Dakota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Eldon William Walklin
Alice Agatha Kingsbury
Marriage: 7 December 1922
Irma Jeanne Walkin

Spouse and Children

7 December 1922
Castlewood, Hamlin, South Dakota, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Pliny Kingsbury


    Anna Farner




+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 2

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.

Age 29

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of several places, for example in northwest London (formerly Middlesex), Somerset, and Warwickshire. These are mostly named in Old English as cyninges burh ‘the king's stronghold’, but the last mentioned is Cynesburh ‘stronghold of Cyne’. Cyne is a short form of any of various compound names with cyne- ‘royal’ as the first element.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alice Walklin in household of Elton W Walklin, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Alice Walklin in household of Eldon Walklin, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alice Kingsbury in household of Otis Rule, "United States Census, 1920"

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