Tag Archives: Walters

Ruth Christine Huber

Ruth Christine Huber
b. 18 January 1915, Sunman or Lawrenceville, Ripley County, Indiana, to Charles Frederick and Marie “Mary” Christine (Thielking) Huber
d. 25 March 1997, Fort Pierce, St. Lucie County, Florida

m. 27 April 1946
Vernon J. Walters
b. 18 April 1913, Millhousen, Decatur County, Indiana
d. 19 August 1959, Fort Pierce, St. Lucie County, Florida

Children with Vernon J. Walters:

  • David George “Bucky” (b. 1948) married Paula Jones
  • Mary Clara (b. 1949) Steven Louis Taylor
  • Lois Ann (b. 1951) (twin) married Robert Joe Smith
  • Linda Marie (b. 1951) (twin) married Peter Bryan Hayes
  • Mark Charles (b. 1952) married Lisa Ashley Butler
  • Janet Louise (b. 1956) married Richard Hage

Ruth died in the Columbia Longwood Hospital in Fort Pierce, Florida, and is buried in the Riverview Memorial Park cemetery there.

Submitted by:
Irene Krieger
Batesville IN
E-mail: ihdkrieger@yahoo.com

Sarah Jane Walters

Sarah Jane Walters
b. 9 February 1861, Fort Ritner, Lawrence County, Indiana, to Thomas R. and Eliza Levina (Compett) Walters
d. 31 July 1925, Anthony, Harper County, Kansas

m. 22 May 1879, Lawrence County, Indiana
George Washington Carothers
b. 7 May 1856, Fort Ritner, Lawrence County, Indiana
d. 12 June 1939, Anthony, Harper County, Kansas

Children with George Washington Carothers:

  • Minnie Maye (1880-1957)
  • Florence Etta (1883-1969)
  • George Orton (1885-1970)
  • Charles Crittendon (1888-1969)
  • Harry Lester (1890-1982)
  • Clarence Early (1892-1976)
  • Eva “Ethel” (1895-1956)
  • Otto Melvin (b. 1901)

Sarah and George emigrated from Indiana to Harper County, Kansas, in 1882. They lived in Springfield, Baca County, Colorado, 1888-1892, and then returned to Harper County, Kansas.

Submitted by:
Elizabeth Hendrixson
Wichita KS

George Walters

George Walters
b. 4 July 1853, Fort Ritner, Lawrence County, Indiana, to Thomas Rayburn and Eliza Levina (Compett) Walters
d. 17 December 1917, Harper, Harper County, Kansas

m. 30 March 1879, Lawrence County, Indiana
Margaret Hill
b. 19 February 1854, Jackson County, Indiana, to Jessie B. and Catherine Hill
d. 4 March 1910, Anthony, Harper County, Kansas

Children with Margaret Hill:

  • Florence Lavina (1881-1944) married Abraham Louis Hoober
  • Carrie Catherine (1882-1957) married Robert Bruce Cullison
  • Stella Rose (1888-1943)
  • Jessie May (1890-1961) married Ernest Moldenhauer
  • Maude Elstia (1893-1971) married Flynn “Jess” Conner

George and Margaret Walters emigrated from Lawrence County, Indiana, to Eminence, Finney County, Kansas, in 1885/86. George and Margaret lived at the Harper County Poor Farm, where they cared for families and individuals until her death in 1910.

Submitted by:
Elizabeth Hendrixson
Wichita KS

Charles Crittendon Walters

Charles Crittendon Walters
b. 23 October 1862, Fort Ritner, Lawrence County, Indiana, to Thomas R. and Eliza Levina (Compett) Walters
d. 15 July 1926, Anthony, Harper County, Kansas

m. December 1892, Harper County, Kansas
Gertrude Phillips
b. 1874
d. 1946

Children with Gertrude Phillips:

  • Ruth E.
  • Grace (1893-1895)
  • Gordon L. (1900-1974)
  • Nell
  • Ruby (1916-1954)

Charles went west to Colorado when he was 19. Later he was in Texas and then moved north to Harper County, Kansas.

Submitted by:
Elizabeth Hendrixson
Wichita KS