Walter Davis Trott

1898–1980 (Age 82)
Byesville, Guernsey, Ohio, United States

The Life of Walter Davis

When Walter Davis Trott was born on 16 January 1898, in Byesville, Guernsey, Ohio, United States, his father, John William Trott, was 31 and his mother, Rose Agnes Smith, was 28. He married Thelma Marita Whiteleather on 19 August 1922, in Alliance, Stark, Ohio, United States. He lived in Plain Township, Stark, Ohio, United States in 1940 and North Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States for about 34 years. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 9 January 1980, in Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Sunset Hills Burial Park, Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Walter Davis Trott
Thelma Marita Whiteleather
Marriage: 19 August 1922

Spouse & Children

19 August 1922
Alliance, Stark, Ohio, United States

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 2

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.

Age 22

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: variant of Trotter 1.2 South German: metonymic variant of Trotter 2.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Walter D Troth, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Walter D Trott, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Walter D Trott in household of John Trott, "United States Census, 1900"

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