SECOND GENERATION


14 xiii.  Frank Walter was born 15 May 1885.  He was Baptized on 31 May 1885 at St. Nicholas Church, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.1  His godparents were:  Francisco (Frank) and Catula Ittel.1

In the 1900 census, Frank was 15 years old, born in May 1885 in Pennsylvania.  He was single, living with his parents, 5 siblings, and a niece, Marmie Walter (5), at 40 Lehigh Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania.  He worked as a clerk in a dry goods store.

In the 1910 census, Frank was 26 years old.  He was living with his parents, 3 brothers and a niece at 40 Lehigh Street, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.  He was working as a laborer in a Flour Mill.

World War I Draft Registration, 12 Apr 1918:  Born 15 May 1885, married to Elizabeth A. Walter.  Frank was working as a Rope Maker for Hazard Manufacturing Company, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.

Comment:  Frank was not mentioned in his brother's obituary, Henry Walter, who died in 1897.  But Frank was mentioned in his father's obituary in 1910.

Frank Walter married Elizabeth A. Dorn on 24 Jun 1913 in St. Nicholas Church, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.      
Elizabeth A. Dorn
was born 1 Apr 1890.

Both Frank Walter and Elizabeth Dorn were buried in St. Nicholas Cemetery, Shavertown, Luzerne, Pennsylvania.


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