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Descendants of
John WALTERS

Generation No. 1

1. JOHN1 WALTERS was born March 12, 1820 in Bradford, Wales He may have a first name David & middle name John., and died in Brookfield, Trumbull County, Ohio from Colorado data.
He married ELIZABETH RICHARDS May 20, 1837 in Llangattock, Brecon, Wales, daughter of THOMAS RICHARDS and HANNA "ANN". She was born August 01, 1815 in Wales May be born in 1817 according to Colorado data but tombstone says 1815, and died March 03, 1891 in Dow City, Crawford County, Iowa.
Children of JOHN WALTERS and ELIZABETH RICHARDS are:

2.

i.

MARGARET2 WALTERS.

3.

ii.

DAVID WALTERS, b. April 23, 1841, Beauford, Wales maybe born 1843; d. November 09, 1930, Dow City, Iowa.

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iii.

THOMAS WALTERS, b. 1846, Beaufort, Llangattock, Brecon, Wales maybe born 1843; d. in Colorado.

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iv.

SAMUEL RICHARD WALTERS, b. January 03, 1849, Breconshire, Wales maybe born 10 January Beaufort, Llangattock, Brecon, Wales; d. April 21, 1937, New Castle, Garfield County, CO.

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v.

JOHN RICHARD WALTERS, b. July 04, 1852, Bedford or Beaufort,Wales; d. September 17, 1933, Palmer, Merrick, NE.

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vi.

JAMES A. WALTERS, b. June 28, 1855, Lived in Dow City, Iowa; d. April 19, 1909, Dow City, Crawford County, IA.

vii.

JENNIE WALTERS, b. Abt. 1857, Ohio.

Generation No. 2
2. MARGARET2 WALTERS (JOHN1)
She married ALEXANDER ALLEN. He was born   . Lived in Oliver Springs, TN in 1930.
Children of MARGARET WALTERS and ALEXANDER ALLEN are:

i.

GABEL3 ALLEN.

ii.

ELLEN ALLEN, m. BRAZE WILLIAMS.

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iii.

JENNIE ALLEN.

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iv.

JOHNNIE ALLEN, b.   Lived in Watsonberg, Colorado.

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v.

AGNES ALLEN, b.   Lived in Oliver Springs, Tennennessee.

3. DAVID2 WALTERS (JOHN1) was born April 23, 1841 in Beauford, Wales maybe born 1843, and died November 09, 1930 in Dow City, IA.
He married ELIZABETH MORGAN January 08, 1880 in not sure of this date seems maybe it should be 1860-1870. She died January 29, 1912 in Dow City, IA.
Children of DAVID WALTERS and ELIZABETH MORGAN are:

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i.

ANNA3 WALTERS, b.   Lived in Weslaco, Texas 1930.

ii.

DAVID JOHN WALTERS, b. 1874, Never married, lived in Dow City known as Davy John; d. 1972.

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iii.

WILLIAM T. WALTERS, b. 1888, Lived in Dow City, Iowa,; d. 1958, Dow City, Crawford, IA.

13.

iv.

BESSIE WALTERS.

4. THOMAS2 WALTERS (JOHN1) was born 1846 in Beaufort, Llangattock, Brecon, Wales maybe born 1843, and died in Colorado.
He married MARGARET McCONNELL August 18, 1871 in Minersville, Schuylkill Co., PA. She was born 1851 in Scotland, and died in CO.
Children of THOMAS WALTERS and MARGARET MCCONNELL are:

i.

WILLIAM JAMES3 WALTERS, b. August 02, 1877, Vienna, Trumbull County, OH.

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ii.

JANE "JENNIE" WALTERS, b. August 23, 1873, Vienna, Trumbull County, OH.

iii.

THOMAS WALTERS, b. April 24, 1875, Vienna, Trumbull County, OH.

5. SAMUEL RICHARD2 WALTERS (JOHN1) was born January 03, 1849 in Breconshire, Wales maybe born 10 January Beaufort,Llangattock, Brecon, Wales, and died April 21, 1937 in New Castle, Garfield County, CO.
He married MARY MARGARET PRICHARD Abt. 1870 in Warren, Trumbull, OH, daughter of WILLIAM PRICHARD and MARY ROWLANDS. She was born August 08, 1849 in Minersville, Schuykill Co., PA, and died December 31, 1912 in New Castle, Garfield, CO.
Children of SAMUEL WALTERS and MARY PRICHARD are:

15.

i.

ELIZABETH "LIZZIE"3 WALTERS, b. August 23, 1871, Brookfield, Trumbull, OH maybe born Aug 24; d. August 09, 1966, Palisade, Mesa, CO.

ii.

MARGARET "MAGGIE" WALTERS, b. March 20, 1873, Vienna, Trumbull, OH; d. June 17, 1874, Vienna, Trumbull, OH.

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iii.

MARGURITE "MAGGIE" WALTERS, b. May 28, 1875, Vienna, Trumbull, OH or Brookfield, OH; d. January 23, 1942, Palisade, Mesa, CO.

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iv.

SARAH "SADIE" ANN WALTERS, b. March 15, 1878, Vienna, Trumbull, OH; d. Abt. 1908, Colorado.

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v.

MARRIETTA "MARIE" E. WALTERS, b. March 18, 1880, Brookfield, Trumbull, OH or Coal Creek, CO; d. Aft. 1920, Coal Creek, Fremont, CO.

vi.

LUCRETIA WALTERS, b. March 10, 1882, Brookfield, Trumbull, OH; d. July 25, 1882, Brookfield, Trumbull, OH.

6. JOHN RICHARD2 WALTERS (JOHN1) was born July 04, 1852 in Bedford or Beaufort,Wales, and died September 17, 1933 in Palmer, Merrick, NE.
He met MARY ANN EVANS September 17, 1872 in Brookfield, Trumbull, OH marriage record here but Bloomfield shown as marriage location., daughter of EVAN EVANS and ANN THOMAS. She was born August 19, 1853 in Bradeysbend, Westmorland, PA, and died March 01, 1933 in Palmer, Merrick, NE.
Children of JOHN WALTERS and MARY EVANS are:

i.

WILLIAM "BILLY"3 WALTERS, b. May 10, 1874, Brookfield, OH; d. October 03, 1927, Palmer, Merrick, NE.

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ii.

JOHN ELMER WALTERS, b. April 04, 1878, Coal Creek, IN or Covington, IN; d. October 24, 1964, St. Paul, Howard, NE.

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iii.

SAMUEL RICHARD WALTERS, b. August 28, 1880, Coal Creek, IN; d. May 27, 1938, Palmer, Merrick, NE.

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iv.

EVAN LEWIS WALTERS, b. April 28, 1889, Angus, IA. Tombstone has birth date as 1885.; d. December 10, 1949, St. Paul, Howard, NE.

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v.

BESSIE ELIZABETH WALTERS, b. July 11, 1891, Angus or Rippy, IA; d. October 02, 1970, Omaha, Douglas, NE

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vi.

MABEL EMMA WALTERS, b. August 24, 1897, Palmer, Merrick, Nebraska; d. Mingo, Kansas.

7. JAMES A.2 WALTERS (JOHN1) was born June 28, 1855 in __   Lived in Dow City, Iowa, and died April 19, 1909 in Dow City, Crawford, IA.
He married JAMINA JONES. She was born June 13, 1859, and died December 18, 1935 in Dow City, Crawford, IA.
Children of JAMES WALTERS and JAMINA JONES are:

i.

JOHN ANDREW3 WALTERS, b. 1879, Never married, lived in Dow City . Tombstone looks like 1879 maybe 1849; d. 1947, Dow City, Crawford, Iowa Middle name could be Allen according to Colorado data.

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ii.

THOMAS WALTERS, b. 1882; d. Marker no date in Dow City, Crawford County, IA.

Generation No. 3

8. JENNIE3 ALLEN (MARGARET2 WALTERS, JOHN1) She married __ YERKES.
Child of JENNIE ALLEN and YERKES is:

i.

SON4 YERKES.

9. JOHNNIE3 ALLEN (MARGARET2 WALTERS, JOHN1) was born in __  Lived in Watsonberg, Colorado.
He married PAULINE.
Child of JOHNNIE ALLEN and PAULINE is:

i.

ALEXANDER4 ALLEN, m. LEAK BLOTLAUX.

10. AGNES3 ALLEN (MARGARET2 WALTERS, JOHN1) was born in  __  Lived in Oliver Springs, TN.
She married M BOWMAN.
Children of AGNES ALLEN and M BOWMAN are:

i.

ELIZABETH4 BOWMAN.

ii.

ALEXANDER BOWMAN.

11. ANNA3 WALTERS (DAVID2, JOHN1) was born in __   Lived in Weslaco, Texas 1930.
She married CARL SANFORD NICHELSON. He was born in    Last Name may be spelled Nicholson..
Children of ANNA WALTERS and CARL NICHELSON are:

i.

INEZ4 NICHELSON, m. FRANK OR LEE HARWORTH.

ii.

CARL SANFORD NICHELSON II, m. VELMA BUTCHER.

iii.

BILL NICHELSON, m. GENEVIEVE SCHRADER.

iv.

FRANCHEON NICHELSON, m. JOSEPH CHRISTNER.

v.

AGNES NICHELSON, m. LEE.

12. WILLIAM T.3 WALTERS (DAVID2, JOHN1) was born 1888 in __  Lived in Dow City, IA,, and died 1958 in Dow City, Crawford, IA.
He married AMY BONSALL. She was born 1892, and died 1982 in Dow City, Crawford, Iowa.
Children of WILLIAM WALTERS and AMY BONSALL are:

i.

MARY4 WALTERS.

ii.

WILLETTA WALTERS, m. JOHN LEUSHNER.

iii.

WAYNE WALTERS, m. NORMA.

iv.

DEAN WALTERS, b. 5 Children names unknown; m. ELEANOR.

v.

NELLIE WALTERS, m. GERALD RILEY.

13. BESSIE3 WALTERS (DAVID2, JOHN1) She married ROBERT MAYNE. He died in __  Lived in Minnesota.
Children of BESSIE WALTERS and ROBERT MAYNE are:

i.

EVELYN4 MAYNE, m. CHESTER BALLENTINE; b. Five Children names unknown.

ii.

MARY ANN MAYNE, b.   First name maybe Marianna; m. VICTOR PIGMAN; b. Four or five children.

iii.

JACK MAYNE, b.   Two or three Children; m. CAROLYN CAMPBELL.

iv.

LOWELL MAYNE, b.   Three or four Children.; m. JOANN.

v.

LOIS MAYNE, m. JAMES D. SHOINHOLTZ.

14. JANE "JENNIE"3 WALTERS (THOMAS2, JOHN1) born August 23, 1873 in Vienna, Trumbull, OH.
She married EDWIN F. JACK.
Child of JANE WALTERS and EDWIN JACK is:

i.

LUCILLE4 JACK, m. WALTER MARTIN.

15. ELIZABETH "LIZZIE"3 WALTERS (SAMUEL RICHARD2, JOHN1) was born August 23, 1871 in Brookfield, Trumbull, OH maybe born Aug 24, and died August 09, 1966 in Palisade, Mesa, CO.
She married EVAN R. DAVIS November 05, 1888 in Coal Creek, Fremont, CO. He was born April 05, 1866 in Brookfield, Trumbull, OH or Minersville, Schuylkill, PA, and died September 10, 1937 in Craig, Moffat County, CO.
Children of ELIZABETH WALTERS and EVAN DAVIS are:

i.

SAMUEL B.4 DAVIS, b. Abt. 1890, as per Jack Dole; d. 1892, As per Jack Dole

ii.

JOHN WALTERS DAVIS, b. November 11, 1890, New Castle, Garfield, CO; d. May 04, 1970, Craig, Moffat, CO;
m. MARGARET DORIS NEISH, January 25, 1913, Pueblo, Pueblo, CO; b. November 01, 1893, New Castle, Garfield, CO; d. April 08, 1979, Glenwood Springs, Garfield, CO.

iii.

EVAN ELSWORTH DAVIS, b. April 26, 1894, New Castle, Garfield, CO; d. August 03, 1956, Phoenix, Maricopa Co., AZ.

16. MARGURITE "MAGGIE"3 WALTERS (SAMUEL RICHARD2, JOHN1) was born May 28, 1875 in Vienna, Trumbull, OH or Brookfield, OH, and died January 23, 1942 in Palisade, Mesa, CO.
She married (1) WILLIAM WEBB July 06, 1895 in Glenwood Springs, Garfield, CO. He was born in  ___  just a guess from Newcastle Newspaper article on whether they are married, and died February 22, 1896 in   Killed in coal mine accident.
She married (2) DAVID THOMAS LLOYD February 21, 1898 in Glenwood Springs, Garfield, CO, son of WILLIAM LLOYD and ELIZABETH REED. He was born August 13, 1872 in Abardare, Merthyr, Clamorganshire, Wales, and died July 22, 1951 in Palisade, Mesa, CO possibly June not July for month.
Child of MARGURITE WALTERS and WILLIAM WEBB is:

i.

EVA MARIE4 WEBB, b. June 1896, New Castle, CO; d. September 25, 1976, New Castle, CO;
m. CLOYCE BREWER; b. Abt. 1896; d.  Aft. 1961, Living in Palisades, CO.

Children of MARGURITE WALTERS and DAVID LLOYD are:

ii.

DAVID4 LLOYD II.

iii.

SAMUEL DAVID "TROLIE" LLOYD, b. December 1900, Palisade, Mesa, CO; d. January 30, 1920, Palisade, Mesa, CO.

iv.

NORMAN KEITH LLOYD, b. January 12, 1911, Palisade, Mesa, CO; d. March 12, 1950, Palisade, Mesa, CO; m. MARIAN CONSTANCE JORDAN, January 1932, Palisade, Mesa, CO; b. August 09, 1912, Dodgeville, Wisconsin.

v.

JERMAIN LLOYD, b. January 1913, Palisade, Mesa, CO.

17. SARAH "SADIE" ANN3 WALTERS (SAMUEL RICHARD2, JOHN1) was born March 15, 1878 in Vienna, Trumbull, OH, and died abt. 1908 in Colorado.
She married (1) JOHN METZ.
She married (2) SAM RAE.
She married (3) FRANK C. QUINLAN April 19, 1895 in Garfield, Colorado. He was born abt. 1870 in Ireland, and died 1913 in CO.
Children of SARAH WALTERS and FRANK QUINLAN are:

i.

ELDEN4 QUINLAN.

ii.

LORING FRANK QUINLAN, b. June 1897, First name could be Loren; m. BERTHA NELSON.

18. MARRIETTA "MARIE" E.3 WALTERS (SAMUEL RICHARD2, JOHN1) was born March 18, 1880 in Brookfield, Trumbull, OH or Coal Creek, CO, and died aft. 1920 in Coal Creek, Fremont, CO.
She married CHARLES S. "FRANK" MERDINK May 02, 1900 in New Castle, Garfield, CO. He was born 1875 in Ohio, and died aft. 1920 in CO.
Children of MARRIETTA WALTERS and CHARLES MERDINK are:

i.

SAM4 MERDINK.

ii.

DONALD MERDINK, b. New Castle, Garfield, CO.

iii.

MARY MERDINK, d. New Castle, Garfield, CO.

19. JOHN ELMER3 WALTERS (JOHN RICHARD2, JOHN1) was born April 04, 1878 in Coal Creek, IN or Covington, IN, and died October 24, 1964 in St. Paul, Howard, NE.
He married AUGUSTA MARIE NEHLS February 24, 1901. She was born April 04, 1882 in Grand Island, Hall, NE, and died June 24, 1954 in St. Paul, Howard, NE.
Children of JOHN WALTERS and AUGUSTA NEHLS are:

i.

ALTA "BERNICE"4 WALTERS, b. November 03, 1903, Howard Co., NE first name may be Alda; d. February 11, 2000;
m. PAUL EDWARD HILL; b. August 02, 1903, Howard Co., NE; d. April 03, 1962, Chicago, Illinois.

ii.

DELORES MARIANNE WALTERS, b. January 12, 1906;
m. ROBERT BENJAMIN FISHER, February 1954, Cozad, NE; b. October 23, 1908; d. January 06, 1968.

iii.

THOMAS CORWIN WALTERS, b. October 22, 1908, Tombstone says 1907 as birth year.; d. 1967, Valentine, Nebraska;
m. EDNA J. PILSTER RHODE; b. 1908.

iv.

DALLAS "DALE" WALTERS, b. September 12, 1910;
m. IRENE SUPANCHICK; b.   Last name could be spelled Suponsheck.

v.

MARGARET "TOOTS" GWENDOLYN WALTERS, b. November 10, 1916; d.  lived in Lynn, Mass.;
m. HERBERT RICHARD MORRISON, June 05, 1947, First Presbyterian Church, St. Paul, Howard Co., NE.

vi.

MARJORIE " MIDJE" MABEL ELIZABETH WALTERS,
m. EINAR BENEDIKTSON.

20. SAMUEL RICHARD3 WALTERS (JOHN RICHARD2, JOHN1) was born August 28, 1880 in Coal Creek, IN, and died May 27, 1938 in Palmer, Merrick, NE.
He married AMANDA JANE NEWMAN March 09, 1902 in Palmer, Merrick, NE. She was born August 29,   and died 1911 in Washington.
Child of SAMUEL WALTERS and AMANDA NEWMAN is:

i.

CLIFFORD EVAN4 WALTERS, b. April 21, 1902; m. NANCY JANE LESLIE.

21. EVAN LEWIS3 WALTERS (JOHN RICHARD2, JOHN1) was born April 28, 1889 in Angus, IA. Tombstone has birth date at 1885, and died December 10, 1949 in St. Paul, Howard, NE.
He married MAUDE "MAE" WADSWORTH May 15, 1912 in Grand Island, Hall, NE. She was born August 18, 1894 in Palmer, Merrick, NE.
Children of EVAN WALTERS and MAUDE WADSWORTH are:

i.

EVELYN "EILEEN"4 WALTERS, b. July 14, 1924; d.   lived in Council Bluffs, Iowa; m. JOHN C. WALLACE.

ii.

ROBERT J. WALTERS, d. 1980, listed as J.R. Walters in Evans Obituary.; m. (1) KERRI; m. (2) MARY.

iii.

GORDON WAYNE WALTERS, b.   Lived in Omaha, now lives in Wichita, Kansas; m. ANN BEST.

22. BESSIE ELIZABETH3 WALTERS (JOHN RICHARD2, JOHN1) was born July 11, 1891 in Angus or Rippy, IA, and died October 02, 1970 in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska.
She married (1) EMIL CARL RUDOLF November 11, 1913 in Palmer, Merrick, NE. Obituary says date November 12, 1912, son of WILLIAM RUDOLF and ANNA MUCHOW. He was born August 24, 1891 in near Palmer, NE maybe 1892 for birth year, and died March 21, 1953 in Palmer, Merrick, Nebraska.
She married (2) JOSEPH VON REMBOW May 10, 1963 in Rock Springs, Sweetwater County, Wyoming. He was born 1888.
Child of BESSIE WALTERS and EMIL RUDOLF is:

i.

DONALD MAX4 RUDOLF, b. February 11, 1914, Palmer, Merrick, NE; d. December 15, 1995, Omaha, Douglas, NE;
m. SHIRLEY MAVIS MITCHELL, July 25, 1946, Presbyterian Church, Grand Island, Hall, NE; b. November 08, 1924, Decatur, Burt, NE.

23. MABEL EMMA3 WALTERS (JOHN RICHARD2, JOHN1) was born August 24, 1897 in Palmer, Merrick, NE, and died in Mingo, Kansas.
She married EDWARD L. MISNER May 04, 1920. He was born October 23, 1893 in Mingo, Kansas.
Child of MABEL WALTERS and EDWARD MISNER is:

i.

EDWARD L.4 MISNER II, b. August 03, 1922, Mingo, Kansas;
m.SALLIE MAYONNE GILES; b. July 18, 1928, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

24. THOMAS3 WALTERS (JAMES A.2, JOHN1) was born 1882, and died in __  Marker no date in Dow City, Crawford, IA.
He married AUGUSTA BREUNER. She was born 1885, and died in  __  Marker no date in Dow City, Crawford Co., IA.
Child of THOMAS WALTERS and AUGUSTA BREUNER is:

i.

VERNA4 WALTERS, b.    First name maybe spelled Vera; m. VERN COULTER; b. Six children, four names unknown..

Submitted by Larry Murphy <larrylmurphy@home.com>

 

WOODS

1885 Fed Census: Merrick County, NE - Mead Precinct, ED 528
WOODS, Samuel E. age 54 born c 1830 TN
  See also - 1890 Veterans Census ED350 p2 L18 D64 F64
WOODS, Delila age 47 born c 1837 IA
 

Maiden name: BURNS / BURNES / BARNES - from children's marriage records and

1900 Fed. Census ED138 p4b D072 F074: Mead Twp, Merrick, NE (widow)

WOODS, Alice age 21 born c 1863 IA
 

aka Mary Alice - see 1900 Fed. Census ED138 p4b D072 F074 and

Merrick Co NE Marriage Record Bk E page 414 #2228

WOODS, Eliza A. age 18 born c 1866 IA
 

aka Eliza Arminta or Minta - see 1900 Fed. Census ED138 p3b D054 F055,

Merrick Co NE Marriage Record Bk D page 58 and

gravestone as E. Arminta Miller, 1876-1953, Lot 1 at Bureau Cemetery (Pierce Chapel)

WOODS, Charles E. age 15 born c 1869 IA
  see 1900 Fed. Census ED138 p3b D054 F055
WOODS, Everett B. age 8 born c 1876 IA
 

see 1900 Fed. Census ED138 p4b D072 F074, and

Merrick Co NE Marriage Records Bk D p368 #1709

1885 census submitted by Yonatan Rocha <yonatan26@bezeqint.net> 3 Aug 2004

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