Walter Peter Stample

7 October 1887–2 August 1978 (Age 90)
Pottsville, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, USA

The Life of Walter Peter

When Walter Peter Stample was born on 7 October 1887, his father, John Stample, was 27 and his mother, Catherine, was 21. He married Mary H Morasky on 6 August 1911. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He died on 2 August 1978, in Wolcottville, Johnson Township, LaGrange, Indiana, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Rome City, Orange Township, Noble, Indiana, United States.

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Walter Peter Stample
Mary H Morasky
Marriage: 6 August 1911
Ursula Constance Stample
Mildred Marie Stample
Mildred Marie Stample

Spouse and Children

6 August 1911
Minersville, Pennsylvania, USA


Parents and Siblings

    John Stample








    Ellen Stample


    John George Stample Jr


    Victoria Stample


+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 19

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.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 25

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

Variant of Stampfli .

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

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Sources (3)

  • 1920 United States Federal Census
  • 1940 United States Federal Census
  • 1930 United States Federal Census

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