Alvin Jay Walrath

7 August 1901–15 April 1985 (Age 83)
Colorado, United States

The Life of Alvin Jay

When Alvin Jay Walrath was born on 7 August 1901, in Colorado, United States, his father, Alvin J Walrath, was 36 and his mother, Nora Belle Bartlow, was 32. He married Elsie Ada Pfennig on 9 June 1931, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 15 April 1985, in Huntington Park, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Inglewood, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Alvin Jay Walrath
Elsie Ada Pfennig
Marriage: 9 June 1931
Evelyn Helms Walrath

Spouse and Children

9 June 1931
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States


    Evelyn Helms Walrath


Parents and Siblings




    baby Walrath




    Mabel Walrath



+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1909 · Garden of the Gods Park

Age 8

In 1879, railroad tycoon, Charles Elliott Perkins bought 240 acres whrere The Garden of the Gods is located, and planned to use it as a summer home. Perkins died in 1907 before he could establish it as a public park. Perkin's children donated the now 480 acres to the city of Colorado Springs, to become a public park.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 22

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Wallrath, a habitational name from Wallrath in the Rhineland.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elvin J Walrath, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alvin J Walrath in household of Jay A Walrath, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Alvin Walrath in household of Jay Walrath, "United States Census, 1910"

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