Hilda K. Wall
- Born: 20 Feb 1893, North Carolina
- Marriage: Howard Lethe Penn circa 1915
- Died: 2 Jul 1990, High Point, Guilford Co., NC at age 97
The 1900 Federal Census for Winston Township, Forsyth Co., North Carolina, District 42, page 357B, dated June 8, 1900 records Hilda Wall (Feb 1893 - NC) living with her parents John (Nov 1861 - NC/NC/NC) and Mary G. (Jan 1862 - NC/NC/NC) Wall. John and Mary have been married for 10 years and have had 1 child. John is working as a Salesman for a Hardware Company.
The 1910 Federal Census for Huntsville Township, Rockingham Co., North Carolina, District 152, page 17A, dated May 11, 1910 records Hilda K. Wall (17 - NC) living with her widowed mother Mollie G. Wall (47 - NC/TN/NC) and brother John P. Wall (7) in the home of Mollie's widowed sister, Lizzie Gentry (58 - NC/TN/NC). Mollie has had 2 children both still living while Lizzie has had 1 child who has since died.
See general notes on her husband for 1930 and 1940 census facts.
The 1860 Federal Census for the Southern Division, Rockingham Co., North Carolina, Hogans Creek P. O., page 47A, dated July 13, 1860 records James (43 - TN) and Eleanora (34 - Maryland) Reynolds and children William P. (14 - NC), Richard S. (12 - NC), James T. Jr. (9 - NC), Susan J. (4 - NC), and Elizabeth P. (1 - NC). James is a Farmer with real estate valued at $8,000 and a personal estate valued at $15,000 incuding 16 slaves.
The 1870 Federal Census for Huntsville Township, Rockingham Co., North Carolina, Madison P. O., page 240A, dated October 8, 1870 records Mary Reynolds (8 - NC) living with her parents James (52 - TN) and Elenora (44 - Maryland) Reynolds and siblings Richard (22 - NC), James (19 - NC), Elizabeth (11 - NC), Thomas (6 - NC), and John (4 - NC). James is a Farmer with real estate valued at $4,500 and a personal estate valued at $750.
The 1880 Federal Census for Huntsville Township, Rockingham Co., North Carolina, District 230, page 79B, dated June 10, 1880 records Mollie G. Reynolds (18 - NC) living with her parents James T. Sr. (63 - TN/VA/VA) and Eleanora (53 - Maryland/Maryland/Maryland) Reynolds and siblings Elizabeth F. (20 - NC), Thomas G. (16 - NC), and John M. (14 - NC). James is a Farmer.
Note: The North Carolina Death Certificate for Hilda's brother records:
Name: John D Wall
Occupation: Book Keeper
Birth Date: 4 Jun 1902
Birth Place: Stokes, North Carolina
Death Date: 3 Dec 1938
Death Location: Madison, Rockingham
Cause of Death: Heart Disease / Chronic Alcoholism
Burial: Dec 5, 1938 in Riverview Cemetery, Madison, NC
Spouse's Name: Mrs Dell Wall (divorced)
Father's Name: John Dalton Wall, NC
Mother's Name: Mollie Reynolds, NC
Informant: Mrs. Howard Penn of Madison, NC
North Carolina Death Collection:
Hilda Wall Penn
Marital Status: Widowed
Social Security Number: 245442688
Father's Last Name: Wall
Date of Birth: 20 Feb 1893
Birth Location: North Carolina
Residence City: High Point
Residence County: Guilford
Residence State: North Carolina
Date of Death: 2 Jul 1990
Death City: High Point
Institution: Nursing and Rest Homes
Burial Location: Burial in state
Source Vendor: NC Department of Health. North Carolina Deaths, 1988-92
Hilda married Howard Lethe Penn, son of Greenville B. Penn and Catherine Mundy (Kate) Rucker, circa 1915. (Howard Lethe Penn was born on 12 Jan 1882 in Virginia, died on 6 Dec 1938 in Rockingham Co., N.C. and was buried on 8 Dec 1938 in Riverview Cemetery, Madison, Rockingham Co., N. C..) The cause of his death was Aneurysm of the Aorta.