Alfred Elsworth Wolter

18 August 1892–8 February 1969 (Age 76)
Kyiv Ukraine Temple, Kiev, Ukraine

The Life of Alfred Elsworth

When Alfred Elsworth Wolter was born on 18 August 1892, in Kyiv Ukraine Temple, Kiev, Ukraine, his father, Johann Wolter, was 33 and his mother, Wilhelmina Peters, was 33. He married Frances Homer on 28 June 1916, in Snohomish, Washington, United States. He died on 8 February 1969, in Granite Falls, Snohomish, Washington, United States, at the age of 76.

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Alfred Elsworth Wolter
Frances Homer
Marriage: 28 June 1916

Spouse and Children

28 June 1916
Snohomish, Washington, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Johann Wolter





    Wilhelm "William" "Bill" Wolter



    Albert Wolter



    Lydia Emma Wolter


World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1897 · Seattle Grows Quickly

Age 5

The Klondike gold rush started in 1896 in Canada, but by 1897 as miners started moving and following the gold it caused for Seattle to rapidly grow as more miners joined the search for gold.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 21

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Name Meaning

North German form of Walter .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Alfred Wolter in household of John Wolter, "United States Census, 1900"

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