Walter Frederick Wilson

26 July 1897–2 December 1980 (Age 83)
Elizabeth, Union, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Walter Frederick

Walter Frederick Wilson was born on 26 July 1897, in Elizabeth, Union, New Jersey, United States. He married Maria Pinque before 1930, in Reno, Washoe, Nevada, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Reno, Washoe, Nevada, United States for about 5 years and Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States in 1940. He died on 2 December 1980, in Santa Barbara, California, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States.

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Walter Frederick Wilson
Maria Pinque
Marriage: before 1930
Woodrow Wilson
Woodrow P Wilson

Spouse and Children

before 1930
Reno, Washoe, Nevada, United States


    Woodrow Wilson


    Woodrow P Wilson


World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

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.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 20

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 22

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and northern Irish: patronymic from the personal name Will , a very common medieval short form of William .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Walter F Wilson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Walter Wilson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Walter Frederick Wilson, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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