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Dr. Newton Field WALKER

Male 1905 - 1976  (71 years)


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  • Name Newton Field WALKER 
    Prefix Dr. 
    Born 18 Mar 1905  Fleetwood, Chickasaw Nation, Indian Territory, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Aug 1976  El Paso, El Paso, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    • at 4:00 a.m. at Providence Memorial Hospital
    Buried 13 Aug 1976  Fort Bliss National Cemetery, El Paso, El Paso, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    • Section I Site 3888
    Person ID I13468  von Rosenberg Family Tree
    Last Modified 16 Sep 2019 

    Father Obediah Cann WALKER,   b. 7 Oct 1870, Millerville, Clay, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1951, Gotebo, Kiowa, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Nannie FIELD,   b. Oct 1869, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1934  (Age ~ 64 years) 
    Married Abt 1897  [4
    Family ID F9402  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Helen Eleanor HELLMUTH,   b. 10 Oct 1911, Coupland, Williamson, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 2008  (Age 96 years) 
    Married 8 Apr 1934  Waco, McLennan, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Living
    Last Modified 3 Mar 2014 
    Family ID F9401  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • “Dr. Walker was born in Fleetwood, Okla., and was graduated from the Baylor College of Medicine. He received intern training at the California Lutheran Hospital in Los Angeles, and served his residency at the Ventura County Hospital, Los Angeles. He has done postgraduate work at New York Eye and Ear Hospital of the New York Postgraduate Medical School and the Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center.

      “He had been a resident of El Paso since 1937, and served in the Medical Corps for five and one half years, four years of which he served overseas, during World War II. He received the Bronze Star for service with the North Sector General Hospital in Hawaii.

      “He was a fellow in the International College of Surgeons, a life member of the New York Academy of Science and a member of the Pan American Assn. of Ophthalmology, the American and Southern Medical Associations and El Paso County Medical Society.

      “Dr. Walker was president of the El Paso County Medical Society in 1955-1956.”

  • Sources 
    1. [S155] Death Records, File #67359.

    2. [S82] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-Current, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011), Number: 459-12-0386; Issue State: Texas; Issue Date: Before 1951.

    3. [S33] National Gravesite Locator, National Cemetery Administration, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006).

    4. [S13] Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Jefferson County, Oklahoma, ED 159, p. 2B, lines 64-65.