Alice Walton

13 March 1876–8 February 1955 (Age 78)
Moundsville, Marshall, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Alice

When Alice Walton was born on 13 March 1876, in Moundsville, Marshall, West Virginia, United States, her father, M Hiram Walton, was 41 and her mother, Elizabeth A Lowe, was 30. She married Thomas Joseph Padden on 20 July 1903, in Belmont, Ohio, United States. She lived in Clay Twp, Marshall, West Virginia, United States in 1880. She died on 8 February 1955, in Martins Ferry, Pease Township, Belmont, Ohio, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Martins Ferry, Pease Township, Belmont, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Joseph Padden
Alice Walton
Marriage: 20 July 1903

Spouse and Children

    Thomas Joseph Padden



20 July 1903
Belmont, Ohio, United States

Parents and Siblings

    M Hiram Walton


    Elizabeth A Lowe




    George Walton


    John Alvin Walton


    Hiram Walton Jr


    Robert Stewart Walton



+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 6

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the numerous places called Walton. The first element in these names was variously Old English walh ‘foreigner’, ‘Briton’, genitive plural wala ( see Wallace ), w(e)ald ‘forest’, w(e)all ‘wall’, or wæll(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alice Padden in household of Thomas Padden, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alice Padden in household of Thomas Padden, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Alice Paddon in household of Thomas Paddon, "United States Census, 1910"

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