Matilda Mary Prudence Walter

18 May 1892–17 June 1971 (Age 79)
Bunbury, Western Australia, Australia

The Life of Matilda Mary Prudence

When Matilda Mary Prudence Walter was born on 18 May 1892, in Bunbury, Western Australia, Australia, her father, John Russell Walter, was 28 and her mother, Emily Louisa Thompson, was 21. She married Samuel Evans Burges on 26 November 1913, in Bridgetown, Western Australia, Australia. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 17 June 1971, in Western Australia, Australia, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Evans Burges
1885–1965
Matilda Mary Prudence Walter
1892–1971
Marriage: 26 November 1913
John Richard Ardagh Burges
1915–
Keith Ardagh Burges
1918–
Betty Ardagh Burges
1920–
Mona Ardagh Burges
1921–
SAMUEL PHILLIPS BURGES
1922–1999
Meta Esma Burges
1926–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 November 1913
Bridgetown, Western Australia, Australia
children

(6)

    John Richard Ardagh Burges

    Male1915–Male

    Keith Ardagh Burges

    Male1918–Male

    Betty Ardagh Burges

    Female1920–Female

    Mona Ardagh Burges

    Female1921–Female

    SAMUEL PHILLIPS BURGES

    Male1922–1999Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    Female1892–1971Female

    Female1894–1980Female

    Keith William Walter

    Male1896–1978Male

    Donald John Walter

    Male1899–1981Male

    Betty Walter

    Female1902–1904Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1901

Age 9

First Federal election.
1901

Age 9

The Australian flag flown for the first time.
1914

Age 22

August: Australia becomes involved in World War One as Britain is preparing to declare war on Germany.

Name Meaning

Some derive this name from the German "wald-her," the lord or master of a wood, or more probably from "walt-her," powerful lord. Gwallter is the Welsh form of Walter.

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