Ernest Webb Waller

13 April 1920–20 January 1953 (Age 32)
Georgia, United States

The Life of Ernest Webb

When Ernest Webb Waller was born on 13 April 1920, in Georgia, United States, his father, Richard Frank Waller, was 23 and his mother, Florrie Mae Tompkins, was 24. He married Edna Brooks on 20 December 1946. He lived in Tabernacle, Washington, Georgia, United States in 1930 and District 1315, Washington, Georgia, United States in 1940. He died on 20 January 1953, at the age of 32, and was buried in Tabernacle Cemetery, Washington, Georgia, United States.

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Ernest Webb Waller
Edna Brooks
Marriage: 20 December 1946

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20 December 1946
Washington, Georgia, United States

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World Events (8)

1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

Age 2

The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

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

Age 11

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone living near a wall (in particular, the wall of a city), or an occupational name for a mason who built walls ( see Wall ).2 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a prominent wall, for example a Roman wall or the wall of a walled city ( see Wall 2).3 English: occupational name for someone who boiled sea water to extract the salt, from an agent derivative of Middle English well(en) ‘to boil’.

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

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  • Webb Waller in household of Richard Waller, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ernest W Waller in household of Richard F Waller Sr., "United States Census, 1930"

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