Arthur Paul Wallin

1897–1986 (Age 89)
Hansford, Texas, United States

The Life of Arthur Paul

When Arthur Paul Wallin was born on 8 August 1897, in Hansford, Texas, United States, his father, Benjamin Franklin Wallin, was 28 and his mother, Mary Louise Enochs, was 19. He married Minnie Lee Shapley before 24 August 1918, in Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Justice Precinct 2, Hansford, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 28 October 1986, in Gruver, Hansford, Texas, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Spearman, Hansford, Texas, United States.

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Arthur Paul Wallin
Minnie Lee Shapley
Marriage: before 24 August 1918
Ollie Pauline Wallin
Walter Olen Wallin
Oliver Presley Wallin
Harley Jean Wallin
Betty Jo Wallin

Spouse & Children

before 24 August 1918
Texas, United States


  • Ollie Pauline Wallin


  • Male1922–1995Male

  • Oliver Presley Wallin


  • Harley Jean Wallin


  • Betty Jo Wallin


Parents & Siblings



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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.
1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 4

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 26

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Swedish: variant of Vallin .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • A P Wallin, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Arther Wallin in household of B F Wallin, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Harley Jean Wallin in household of A P Wallin, "United States Census, 1940"

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