Boniface Bruce Walter

December 1897–January 1963 (Age 65)
Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of Boniface Bruce

When Boniface Bruce Walter was born in December 1897, in Indiana, United States, his father, Robert Edward Walters, was 28 and his mother, Rose Bush, was 44. He lived in Washington Township, Daviess, Indiana, United States in 1900 and Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States in 1910. He died in January 1963, in Indiana, United States, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

Robert Edward Walters
1869–1941
Rose Bush
1853–1948
Agnes M Walter
1893–1949
Pearl Frances Walters
1894–1972
Earl Joseph Walters
1896–1974
Boniface Bruce Walter
1897–1963
Catherine Marie Walter
1907–1976
Thelma Rose Walters
1913–1990

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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.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded
Age 9
The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
Age 19
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.

Name Meaning

German, Swedish, and English: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements wald ‘rule’ + heri, hari ‘army’. The personal name was introduced into England from France by the Normans in the form Walt(i)er, Waut(i)er.

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

Possible Related Names

Balter
Catterson
Dewaters
Fitzwater
Gauthier
Gualtieri
Hauter
McQuaid
McWaters
McWatters
Wahler
Wally
Walters
Walther
Walthers
Water
Waterfield
Waters
Waterson
Watters
Watterson
Weit
Welle
Wohler
Wolter
Wouters

Sources (2)

  • Bruce B Walter in household of Edward R Walter, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Bruse Walter in household of Ed R Walter, "United States Census, 1910"

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