Walter Maulding Rawls

12 May 1870–10 May 1942 (Age 72)
Dahlgren, Hamilton, Illinois, United States

The Life of Walter Maulding

When Walter Maulding Rawls was born on 12 May 1870, in Dahlgren, Hamilton, Illinois, United States, his father, James Riley Rawls, was 48 and his mother, Linnie Pernecia "Necie" Shelton, was 42. He married Sarah Tennesee Sally Barr in 1894. He lived in Crouch Township, Hamilton, Illinois, United States in 1880 and Canon City, Fremont, Colorado, United States in 1920. He died on 10 May 1942, in Dahlgren, Hamilton, Illinois, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Dahlgren, Hamilton, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Walter Maulding Rawls
1870–1942
Sarah Tennesee Sally Barr
1858–1932
Marriage: 1894

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1894

Parents and Siblings

    James Riley Rawls

    Male1822–1887Male

    Linnie Pernecia "Necie" Shelton

    Female1827–1909Female

siblings

(11)

    Joseph G. Rawls

    Male1846–1865Male

    Male1848–1921Male

    Nancy Ann Rawls

    Female1851–1937Female

    Male1852–1936Male

    Rebecca Alice Rawls

    Female1855–1925Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1871

Age 1

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
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.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 20

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a medieval form of the personal name Ralph .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Walter M Rawls, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Walter M Rawls, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Walter M Rawls, "United States Census, 1920"

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