Lora Walton

3 November 1911–13 July 1997 (Age 85)
Cleveland, Bannock, Idaho, United States

The Life of Lora

When Lora Walton was born on 3 November 1911, in Cleveland, Bannock, Idaho, United States, her father, Charles Lorenzo Walton, was 37 and her mother, Mary Amelia Jorgenson, was 34. She married Buhl Oscar Wakeman on 3 June 1932, in Soda Springs, Caribou, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Election District 12, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States for about 10 years. She died on 13 July 1997, in Thayne, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Thayne, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States.

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Family Time Line

Buhl Oscar Wakeman
1907–1999
Lora Walton
1911–1997
Marriage: 3 June 1932
Winona Lynn Wakeman
1933–2019
Layle Buhl Wakeman
1934–1935
Patsy Shannon Wakeman
1939–2016

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 June 1932
Soda Springs, Caribou, Idaho, United States
children

(3)

    Winona Lynn Wakeman

    Female1933–2019Female

    Male1934–1935Male

    Patsy Shannon Wakeman

    Female1939–2016Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1920

Age 9

Women got to vote first time in the state of Wyoming.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 24

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

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)

  • Lora Walton in household of Charles L Walton, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Lora Walton in household of Charles Lerenzo Walton, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Lona Walton Wakeman in household of Buhl Oscar Wakeman, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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