Lillie Mae Walker

21 May 1897–5 March 1980 (Age 82)
Laurens, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Lillie Mae

When Lillie Mae Walker was born on 21 May 1897, in Laurens, South Carolina, United States, her father, Clifford W Walker, was 22 and her mother, Ella Babb, was 21. She married Claude Harrison Campbell in 1916, in Laurens, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Dials Township, Laurens, South Carolina, United States for about 40 years. She died on 5 March 1980, at the age of 82, and was buried in Dials Cemetery, Gray Court, Laurens, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Claude Harrison Campbell
1897–1960
Lillie Mae Walker
1897–1980
Marriage: 1916
Clifford William Campbell
1915–1996
Lottie C. Campbell
1917–2003
Helen Louise Campbell
1919–2000
Grace Eugenia Campbell
1922–2001
Claude Junior Campbell
1924–1995
Vera Mae Campbell
1926–2007
James or Jimmy Watts Campbell
1930–2005
JoAnn Campbell
1935–2009
Smokie Campbell
1939–1986

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1916
Laurens, South Carolina, United States
children

(9)

    Clifford William Campbell

    Male1915–1996Male

    Lottie C. Campbell

    Female1917–2003Female

    Helen Louise Campbell

    Female1919–2000Female

    Grace Eugenia Campbell

    Female1922–2001Female

    Claude Junior Campbell

    Male1924–1995Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Clifford W Walker

    Male1875–1903Male

    Ella Babb

    Female1875–1958Female

siblings

(5)

    Cora Lee Walker

    Female1895–1972Female

    Female1897–1980Female

    Ollie Broadus Walker

    Male1899–1962Male

    Talmadge Clifford Walker

    Male1901–1954Male

    May Dell Walker

    Female1903–1975Female

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1916 · Anthony Crawford Lynched

Age 19

South Carolina native, father to 13 children, and a local farmer, Anthony Crawford, is lynched on October 21, 1916, in Abbeyville, South Carolina. The lynching is followed after Crawford has an arguement with a white storekeeper.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 22

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

English (especially Yorkshire) and Scottish: occupational name for a fuller, Middle English walkere, Old English wealcere, an agent derivative of wealcan ‘to walk, tread’. This was the regular term for the occupation during the Middle Ages in western and northern England. Compare Fuller and Tucker . As a Scottish surname it has also been used as a translation of Gaelic Mac an Fhucadair ‘son of the fuller’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Lily Walker in household of Ellar Walker, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lilly May Walker in household of Clifford Walker, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lillie Cambelle in household of Claud N Cambelle, "United States Census, 1920"

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