MinterExchange
Dedicated to Minter families everywhere
First Name:  Last Name: 
[Advanced Search]  [Surnames]

Walter Richard Minter

Male 1870 - 1944  (~ 74 years)


Personal Information    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Walter Richard Minter 
    Born Dec 1870  Turnham Green, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    _UID 74EE043BC1E441EBBB206777507B4A6CAC34 
    Died 15 Dec 1944  Cleon, Manistee, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • 1901 census: a boarder, aged 30, at 3 Jessops Row, Chiswick.

      Ancestry.com New York Passenger Lists 1820 - 1957 has Walter (36, labourer) and Margaret (35) arriving at New York on 6 February 1906 on the 'Oceanic'. Their address was 9 Weston Road, Acton Green, Chiswick.

      1920 US census: Walter (49) and Margaret (47) living in Manistee, Michigan. With them was a cousin, Albert WILLIAMS, 45, born Michigan.

      1930 US census: in Cleon, Manistee, Michigan, Walter (head, 58, married when 29, born England, farming) and Margaret (wife, 54, married when 25, born England).

      1940 US census (indexed as MINTEN by Ancestry): in Cleon, Manistee, Michigan, Walter (head, 69, born England, farmer, own farm) and Margaret (wife, 66, born England).

      Ancestry.com.au - UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960: on 17 December 1922 a Walter Minter, 52, farmer, and Margaret Minter, 49, housewife, arrived at Southampton from New York on the 'Homeric'. They gave their address in England as 3 Ravenscourt Gardens, Hammersmith, London, the country of last permanent residence as USA and indicated that they were on a visit.

      Ancestry.com New York Passenger Lists 1820 - 1957 has Walter 52, farmer) and Margaret (48) arriving at New York on 13 March 1923 on the 'Baltic'. They gave their address in England as Sister, Mrs H Burn, 3 Ravenscourt Gardens, Hammersmith, London. Their destination was Copemish, Michigan.

      Details of Walter's and Margaret's deaths have been provided by Nedra Evans, Manistee County Coordinator, Rootsweb, July 2014.
    Person ID I18  Hammersmith, London
    Last Modified 2 Jul 2014 

    Father Walter Minter,   b. 24 Jun 1831, Turnham Green, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1920, Fulham RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Louisa MERRICK,   b. Abt 1832, Turnham Green, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1882, Brentford RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 50 years) 
    Married Sep 1855  Kensington RD Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Walter married in Q3 1855, Kensington 1a/64, to Louisa MERRICK. Louisa was almost certainly the sister of Eliza MERRICK who married Walter's brother Richard in 1869.

      In 1851 in King Street, Hammersmith were living James ANKINS (47, furniture broker, born Islington), his wife Eliza ANKINS (30, born Chiswick) and Eliza's unmarried sister Louisa MERRICK (23, shop servant). James ANKINS and Eliza MERRICK had married in Q1 1850 (St Martins 1/110). A few years later, in 1855, Louisa MERRICK married Walter Minter.
      James ANKINS died in Q2 1864 (Kensington 1a/101): his widow Eliza married Richard Minter in 1869.
    Family ID F38  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret BIGNELL,   b. Jun 1871, Shenley, Herfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1951, Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Married 25 Jan 1902  Shenley, Herfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Last Modified 8 Sep 2009 
    Family ID F34  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Dec 1870 - Turnham Green, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Jan 1902 - Shenley, Herfordshire Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Sources 
    1. [S2] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Q4 1870 Brentford 3a/85.

    2. [S39] Nedra Evans, Manistee County Coordinator, Rootsweb, July 2014.

    3. [S2] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Q3 1855 Kensington 1a/64.

    4. [S2] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Q1 1902 Barnet 3a/427. Date & place from Stella Herbert April 2009.