Pearl Winnifred Walker

22 January 1905–10 March 1953 (Age 48)
Geneva, Fillmore, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Pearl Winnifred

When Pearl Winnifred Walker was born on 22 January 1905, in Geneva, Fillmore, Nebraska, United States, her father, Cyrus Saylor Walker, was 26 and her mother, Martha Elizabeth Loghry, was 27. She married Harold W McDonald on 29 December 1927, in Belleville, Republic, Kansas, United States. She lived in Stanton Township, Stanton, Nebraska, United States for about 10 years. She died on 10 March 1953, at the age of 48.

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Family Time Line

Harold W McDonald
1902–1970
Pearl Winnifred Walker
1905–1953
Marriage: 29 December 1927

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 December 1927
Belleville, Republic, Kansas, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Licencing Butchers

Age 1

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 13

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

English (especially Yorkshire) and Scottish: occupational name for a fuller, Middle English walkere, Old English wealcere, an agent derivative of wealcan ‘to walk, tread’. This was the regular term for the occupation during the Middle Ages in western and northern England. Compare Fuller and Tucker . As a Scottish surname it has also been used as a translation of Gaelic Mac an Fhucadair ‘son of the fuller’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Pearl Walkes in household of Cyrus Walkes, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Pearle Walker in household of Cyrus Walker, "United States Census, 1910"

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