Anna Maria Magdalena Walters

5 November 1820–18 April 1902 (Age 81)
Hanover, Prussia, Germany

The Life Summary of Anna Maria Magdalena

When Anna Maria Magdalena Walters was born on 5 November 1820, in Hanover, Prussia, Germany, her father, Thomas Walter, was 38 and her mother, Mary Anna DeLamare, was 32. She married Caleb World about 1848, in Dorchester, Dorset, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She immigrated to Utah, United States in 1871 and lived in Kings, New York, United States in 1860 and Salt Lake City Ward 3, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 18 April 1902, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Caleb World
Anna Maria Magdalena Walters
Marriage: about 1848
Mary Walters World
Amy Mary "Mayme" World
Amelia World
Harry Joseph World
Elizabeth Lavinia "Eliza" World
William Walter World
John Thomas World
Anna Magdeline World
Emeline Laie World

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1848Dorchester, Dorset, England, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land
    Age 1
    A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.
    1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State
    Age 7
    During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
    Age 26
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Walter , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.German: patronymic from Walter .

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

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    Sources (31)

    • Anna M. World in household of John H World, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Anna Walters in entry for Anthony Van Dam and Anna Leavitt, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Anna Walter in entry for Amy Coleman, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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