Evelyn Elizabeth Walters

22 September 1915–3 January 1969 (Age 53)
Duquesne, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Evelyn Elizabeth

When Evelyn Elizabeth Walters was born on 22 September 1915, in Duquesne, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Thomas Henry Walters, was 19 and her mother, Ellen Elizabeth Greaves, was 24. She married Karl Ditter on 16 September 1937, in Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States. She died on 3 January 1969, in McKeesport, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in McKeesport, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Karl Ditter
Evelyn Elizabeth Walters
Marriage: 16 September 1937

Spouse and Children

16 September 1937
Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Age 2

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Age 16

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

English and German: patronymic from Walter .

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

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Story Highlight

Great Uncle Karl Ditter

He was known as "Uncle Karl". He was my grandmother Mamie's youngest brother. My mother, Katherine Ditter, was raised by her grandparents, so she lived with Karl in McKeesport, PA. He was about 10 …

Sources (3)

  • Evyllyn Walters in household of Thomas Walters, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Evelyn Walters in household of Thomas Walters, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Evelyn E Walters, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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