Frederick Bryson Walker

4 September 1909–13 December 1985 (Age 76)
Mill Spring, Polk, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Frederick Bryson

When Frederick Bryson Walker was born on 4 September 1909, in Mill Spring, Polk, North Carolina, United States, his father, William Martin Walker, was 30 and his mother, Sallie Lola Arledge, was 26. He married Inez Juanita Harkey on 6 July 1928, in Albemarle, Stanly, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in White Oak Township, Polk, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years and Asheboro, Randolph, North Carolina, United States in 1940. He died on 13 December 1985, in Pinellas, Florida, United States, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Frederick Bryson Walker
1909–1985
Inez Juanita Harkey
1909–1993
Marriage: 6 July 1928
Fred Walker
1929–2013
Jack Cecil Walker
1931–2011

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 July 1928
Albemarle, Stanly, North Carolina, United States
children

(2)

    Fred Walker

    Male1929–2013Male

    Jack Cecil Walker

    Male1931–2011Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(14)

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World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1914 · Florida Involvement in World War I

Age 5

Florida contributed to World War I in several ways. The state's open land and warm climate made for a great military training location. Additional technological and agricultural developments took place in Florida as well. Roughly 42,030 Floridians joined the troops during 1917 and 1918.
1929

Age 20

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

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 (3)

  • Fred B Walker, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Fred Walker in household of Martin Walker, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Frerick Walker in household of Martin Walker, "United States Census, 1920"

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