John T. Walley

16 September 1877–24 August 1955 (Age 77)
Eddystone, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of John T.

When John T. Walley was born on 16 September 1877, in Eddystone, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Joseph H. Walley, was 29 and his mother, Martha Wilson, was 26. He died on 24 August 1955, in Chester, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Chester, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Joseph H. Walley
Martha Wilson
Emma Heap Walley
William E. Walley
John T. Walley
Mary E. Walley

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph H. Walley


    Martha Wilson




    Emma Heap Walley




    Mary E. Walley


World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 5

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 21

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.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Whaley .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • John T Walley in household of Joseph H Walley, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John Walley in household of Joseph Walley, "United States Census, 1880"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.