Byron Bechtel Walters

16 August 1884–17 October 1955 (Age 71)
Hiawatha, Brown, Kansas, United States

The Life of Byron Bechtel

When Byron Bechtel Walters was born on 16 August 1884, in Hiawatha, Brown, Kansas, United States, his father, Moses Walters, was 44 and his mother, Martha C Walters, was 40. He married Inez Sophia Strahan on 29 December 1915, in Hiawatha, Brown, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 17 October 1955, in Hiawatha, Brown, Kansas, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Hiawatha, Brown, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Byron Bechtel Walters
Inez Sophia Strahan
Marriage: 29 December 1915
Howard L. Walters
Margie Walters
Merle Kenneth Walters

Spouse and Children

29 December 1915
Hiawatha, Brown, Kansas, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Moses Walters


    Martha C Walters




World Events (8)


Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 2

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 19

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

English and German: patronymic from Walter .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Byron B Watters in household of Moses Watters, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Byrons B Walters in household of Edward C Strahan, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Byron B Walters, "United States Census, 1920"

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