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Ernest Henry Poole Walter (1881 - 1929)

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Ernest Henry Poole Walter
Born in South Petherton, Somerset, England, United Kingdommap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 14 Apr 1909 in St Joseph's, Greyville, Durban, Natal, South Africamap
Died in The Sanitorium, Chelmsford Roadd, Durban, Natal, South Africamap
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Ernest Walter migrated from England to Natal, South Africa.
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Ernest was born in 1881. He was the son of William Henry and Ellen Georgiana Walter.[1]

Christening Date: 30 March 1881
Christening Place: South Petherton, Somerset, England[2]

His mother passed away when he was young.

UK Census Date 1891: Living with his father, sister Beatrice, three boarders and two servants in South Street, South Petherton, Somerset, England. Aged 10. His father was a Doctor and Surgeon.

Enrest emigrated from England to South Africa where at the age of 28 he married 27 year old Mary Lilith Carney on 14 April 1909 at St Joseph's, Greyville, Durban, Natal, South Africa. His occupation was recorded as Engineer.[3]

They had two sons; Henry and Hensleigh.

He passed away in 1929 at the age of 48.

Probate Date: 1929
Event Place: Natal, South Africa
Occupation: Civil Engineer[4]


  1. "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008," database, FamilySearch ( : 1 October 2014), Ernest Henry P Walter, 1881; from "England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,"
  2. "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch ( : 10 February 2018, Ernest Henry Poole Walter, ); citing South Petherton, Somerset, England, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 1,526,363.
  3. "South Africa, Natal Province, Civil Marriages, 1845-1955," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 10 March 2018), Ernest Henry Walter and Mary Lilith Caney, 14 Apr 1909; citing Greyville, Durban, Natal, South Africa; 02244; National Archives and Records Service of South Africa, Pretoria; 1,795,571.
  4. "South Africa, Pietermaritzburg Estate Files 1846-1950", database, FamilySearch ( : 17 March 2018), Ernest Henry Poole Walter, 1929.

Census Records

  • "England and Wales Census, 1881," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 13 December 2017), Ernest H P Walter in household of William H Walter, South Petherton, Somerset, England; from "1881 England, Scotland and Wales Census,"
  • "England and Wales Census, 1891," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 10 December 2017), Ernest H P Walter in household of William H Walter, South Petherton, Somerset, England; from "1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,"

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