Ira Thurman Waltman

19 December 1912–11 June 1999 (Age 86)
Arkansas, United States

The Life Summary of Ira Thurman

When Ira Thurman Waltman was born on 19 December 1912, in Arkansas, United States, his father, John Franklin Waltman, was 41 and his mother, Bertie Lou Thurman, was 23. He lived in Bruno, Marion, Arkansas, United States in 1935 and Little Texas Township, Scott, Arkansas, United States in 1940. He died on 11 June 1999, in Mountain View, Stone, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 86.

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John Franklin Waltman
Bertie Lou Thurman
Ira Thurman Waltman
Margaret Lee Waltman
Elmer Gordon Waltman
Richard E Waltman

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World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment
Age 1
The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1922 · The First Radio Station WOK Begins Broadcasting
Age 10
In 1922, Harvey C. Couch Sr. started WOK the first radio station in Arkansas. After a trip to Pittsburgh and the KDKA radio he came up with the idea for Workers of Killowatts (WOK). WOK had no commercials which was nice for the listeners.
1935 · The FBI is Established
Age 23
The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

German (Waltmann) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Waldmann .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Ira Waltman in household of John Waltman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ira T Waltman in household of John F Waltman, "United States Census, 1940"

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