Walter Jenkins

15 September 1882–18 October 1943 (Age 61)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Walter

When Walter Jenkins was born on 15 September 1882, in Virginia, United States, his father, Reuben C Jenkins, was 23 and his mother, Sophronia J Grisset, was 19. He had at least 3 sons and 2 daughters with Lena Mae Combs. He lived in Shiloh, King George, Virginia, United States for about 20 years and Washington Magisterial District, Westmoreland, Virginia, United States for about 10 years. He died on 18 October 1943, in Oak Grove, Westmoreland, Virginia, United States, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

Walter Jenkins
Lena Mae Combs
Beatrice Virginia Jenkins
John Jenkins
Florence May Jenkins
Elwood James Jenkins
Albert Jenkins

Spouse and Children



    Beatrice Virginia Jenkins


    Florence May Jenkins



    Albert Jenkins


    John Jenkins


Parents and Siblings

    Reuben C Jenkins


    Sophronia J Grisset




+2 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 4

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1899 · USS Shubrick is Launched

Age 17

On March 11, 1899 the USS Shubrick was laid, on October 31, 1899 it was launched. The ship was named after William Branford Shubrick. It was sponsored by Miss Caroline Shubrick and commissioned in 1901 with Lt Allen M Cook in command.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Jenkin . Jenkins is one of the most common names in England, especially southwestern England, but is also especially associated with Wales.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Walter Jenkins, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Walter Jenkins, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Walter Jenkins, "United States Census, 1920"

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