Estella Josephine Thorp

1900–1988 (Age 87)
Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Estella Josephine

Estella Josephine Thorp was born on 9 June 1900. She married William Carl Walker on 30 November 1922, in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She died on 26 February 1988, in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 87.

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Estella Josephine Thorp
William Carl Walker
Marriage: 30 November 1922
William Merle Walker
Leslie Daryl Walker
Richard Wayne Walker

Spouse & Children

30 November 1922
Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United States


  • William Merle Walker


  • Leslie Daryl Walker


  • Richard Wayne Walker


World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1901 · Theodore Roosevelt becomes the Twenty-sixth President of the United States

Age 1

After the Assassination of William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt was sworn in as the Twenty-sixth President of the United States. During his first term he didn't have a Vice President but for his second term Charles W. Fairbanks filled the position.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

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

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Thorpe .2 Scandinavian: variant of Torp .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Estella Walker in household of William Walker, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Estella Walker in household of William C Walker, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Stella Walker in entry for William Carl Walker, "Nebraska, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

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