Walter Webb SCALES

HAIRSTON.org ID#6833, b. 6 January 1846, d. 29 April 1925
Father*Dr. Nathaniel F. SCALES1 b. 27 Jan 1815, d. 10 May 1883
Mother*Mildred Ann WEBB1 b. 31 Jul 1818, d. 20 Jun 1867
Birth*Walter Webb SCALES was born on 6 January 1846 in Mississippi.1,2,3 
He was the son of Dr. Nathaniel F. SCALES and Mildred Ann WEBB.1 
Census 1850Walter Webb SCALES appeared on the 1850 census of Dr. Nathaniel F. SCALES on 14 October 1850 in Lowndes County, Mississippi.1

 
Census 1860Walter Webb SCALES appeared on the 1860 census of Dr. Nathaniel F. SCALES on 13 July 1860 in Crawford, Lowndes County, Mississippi.4

 
Military*Battle of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, Walter W. Scales, Compant E "Prairie Guards", 11th Infantry, Mississippi, Confederate, was wounded in foot on 3 July 1863.5 
Marriage*Walter Webb SCALES married Emma Catherine LEDBETTER about 1870.6,3 
Census 1870*Walter Webb SCALES was Head of Household on 11 June 1870 in Township 17, Lowndes County, Mississippi.6 
Census 1880*He appeared on the census of 8 July 1880 in Starkville, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi
Census 1900*He appeared on the census of 16 June 1900 in Starkville, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi.3 
Death*He died on 29 April 1925 at age 79.2 

Family

Emma Catherine LEDBETTER b. 12 Jul 1844, d. 6 Aug 1928
Children

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S1850] 1850 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  2. [S3375] Cemetery - Odd Fellows, Starkeville, Oktibbeha County, MS.
  3. [S1900] 1900 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  4. [S1860] 1860 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  5. [S3457] Busey, John W. and Busey Travis W., Confederate Casualties at Gettysburg, A Comprehensive Record, McFarland, 2016., Library of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia.
  6. [S1870] 1870 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
  7. [S1880] 1880 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration.
Last Edited27 Oct 2018