Walter H Askey

1905–1961 (Age 56)
Tilden, McMullen, Texas, United States

The Life of Walter H

Walter H Askey was born on 28 May 1905, in Tilden, McMullen, Texas, United States. He died on 26 May 1961, in Victoria, Victoria, Texas, United States, at the age of 55.

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Walter H Askey
1905–1961
Bessie Urban
1909–1959

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World Events (3)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Licencing Butchers

Age 1

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 9

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.

Name Meaning

Northern English:1. from an early Middle English personal name of Scandinavian origin, related to Old Danish Aski, a derivative of askr ‘ash tree’. 2. variant of Askew .

Possible Related Names

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

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