Walter Walters

15 March 1794–27 May 1867 (Age 73)
Llandybie, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Walter

When Walter Walters was born on 15 March 1794, in Llandybie, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Walters, was 60 and his mother, Margaret Williams, was 46. He married Sarah Rees Leigh on 25 January 1828, in Llanedy, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Llanelly, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom for about 10 years. He registered for military service in 1857. He died on 27 May 1867, in Wellsville, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Wellsville Cemetery, Wellsville, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Walter Walters
Sarah Rees Leigh
Marriage: 25 January 1828
Mary Leigh Walters
Ann Leigh Walters
Sarah Leigh Walters
William Leigh Walters
Margaret Leigh Walters
Hannah Leigh Walters
Daniel Leigh Walters
Elizabeth Leigh Walters

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 January 1828Llanedy, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 6
    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
    Age 9
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
    Age 21
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

    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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    Walter Walters

    This was found in my grandmother, Hannah Melinda Wright Taylor's genealogy papers. Retyped as written Walter Walters was born March 3,1795, at Llandebie, Carmenthenshire, Wales, son of Thomas and Mar …

    Sources (30)

    • Walter Walter, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Waller Walters in entry for Sarah Walters Jones, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Walter Walters, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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