Albert Hyrum Walsh

9 July 1870–7 January 1951 (Age 80)
Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Albert Hyrum

When Albert Hyrum Walsh was born on 9 July 1870, in Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Oliver Sylvester Walsh, was 39 and his mother, Mary Ann Jarvis, was 35. He married Emma Newland Wiscombe on 25 October 1893. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 4, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 20 years. He died on 7 January 1951, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Albert Hyrum Walsh
Emma Newland Wiscombe
Marriage: 25 October 1893
Albert Oliver Walsh
Louise Walsh
George Wiscombe Walsh

Spouse and Children

25 October 1893


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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 10

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 26

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.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form (translation) of Breathnach ‘Briton’. It was used in particular to denote the Welshmen who arrived in Ireland in the wake of Strongbow's Anglo-Norman invasion of 1170 .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Albert H Walsh in household of Oliver S Walsh, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • A H Walsh, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Albert H Walsh, "United States Census, 1930"

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