Walter Griger

1 October 1885–1985 (Age 99)

The Life of Walter

Walter Griger was born on 1 October 1885, in Russia. He had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Christina Krones. He lived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. He died in 1985, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 100.

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Walter Griger
Christina Krones
Helen Griger
Walter Griger

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    Christina Krones




    Helen Griger


    Walter Griger


World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 20

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 27

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch and German Krieger.

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

Sources (2)

  • Walter Griger, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Walter Griger, "United States Census, 1930"

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