Clyde Jack Walker

4 September 1923–30 May 2005 (Age 81)
Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, United States

The Life of Clyde Jack

When Clyde Jack Walker was born on 4 September 1923, in Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, United States, his father, Clyde Olive Walker, was 25 and his mother, Hazel Nan Love, was 13. He married Mauretta Shumway on 10 August 1954, in Navajo, Arizona, United States. He lived in Ash Fork, Yavapai, Arizona, United States in 1935 and Election Precinct 28 Mesquite, Doña Ana, New Mexico, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1943. He died on 30 May 2005, in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Shumway, Navajo, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clyde Jack Walker
Mauretta Shumway
Marriage: 14 August 1954

Spouse and Children


    Mauretta Shumway


14 August 1954
Shumway, Navajo, Arizona, United States

Parents and Siblings




    Edith Jean Walker


    Inez Lorraine Walker


World Events (8)


Age 4

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1927 · Mesa Arizona Latter-day Saint Temple Dedicated

Age 4

The dedication of the Latter-day Saint Mesa Arizona Temple took place on October 23, 1927. The temple was dedicated by Heber J. Grant.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 22

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

English (especially Yorkshire) and Scottish: occupational name for a fuller, Middle English walkere, Old English wealcere, an agent derivative of wealcan ‘to walk, tread’. This was the regular term for the occupation during the Middle Ages in western and northern England. Compare Fuller and Tucker . As a Scottish surname it has also been used as a translation of Gaelic Mac an Fhucadair ‘son of the fuller’.

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

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Story Highlight

Funeral Life Sketch for Mauretta Shumway Walker by Dale L. Shumway, (funeral in Eagar, AZ, Nov. 23, 2019.)

Shumway Letter to Family, Friends--Nov. 24, 2019--Funeral of Mauretta Shumway Walker (1925-2019) Greetings to all of you on such a happy/sad occasion! With blessings for special serenity and joy espec …

Sources (3)

  • Clyde Jack Walker, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Jack Walker in household of Clyde Walker, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Jack Walker in household of C O Walker, "United States Census, 1940"

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