Hiram Kilgore Walling

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Hiram Kilgore Walling, son of Daniel Walling and Sarah Nancy Walling, was born at Scott Co., Virginia, 11 June 1816, per his daughter's death certificate.1,2,3,4 He died 14 July 1888,5 and is thought to be buried at Big Hill Cemetery, Broughton, Hamilton Co., Illinois, near his first wife.6

Hiram married (1) Mahala Howard, daughter of Robert Charles Howard and Sarah Yarborough, 21 April 1835;5 he married (2) Susan Dorsett, whose parents are unknown (or not traced here), 6 April 1880.5

Family 1

Mahala Howard b. 24 Dec 1815, d. 31 Mar 1876
  • Mary Docia Walling+5 b. 1 Jul 1836, d. 12 Jul 1889
  • Hugh Lawson Walling5 b. 22 Jan 1838, d. 22 May 1857
  • Felix Grundy Walling5 b. 29 Dec 1839, d. 4 Apr 1913
  • Margaret Helen Walling5 b. 17 May 1841, d. 17 Jul 1857
  • Amanda Caroline Walling5 b. 19 Jan 1843, d. 26 Apr 1920
  • Sarah Adeline Walling5 b. 9 Sep 1844, d. 9 Nov 1919
  • Fernetta A. Walling7 b. abt. 1846, d. aft. 1870
  • Annette Angeline Walling5,8 b. 21 Nov 1846, d. 15 Jun 1940
  • Millard Fillmore Walling5 b. 7 Aug 1850, d. 19 Aug 1852

Family 2

Susan Dorsett b. 29 Dec 1834
This person was last edited on25 Sep 2020


  1. [S392] Jeannette Tillotson Acklen, Tennessee Records: Bible Records and Marriage Bonds (1933; reprint, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1967), 231, further cited as Acklen, Acklen's Bible Records.
  2. [S457] Ancestry.com, 1850 United States Census [on-line database and images] (http://www.ancestry.com), Seventh District, Van Buren Co., Tennessee, population schedule, sheet #385, dwelling #251, family #251, Hiram K. Walling household, age 33, born in Virginia, a farmer with $400 in real estate; original data: NARA micropublication M432, Seventh Census of the United States, 1009 rolls, roll #897.
  3. [S459] Ancestry.com, 1870 United States Census [on-line database and images] (http://www.ancestry.com), Town 4, Range East, Hamilton Co., Illinois, population schedule, sheet #530A, dwelling #100, family #100, Hiram Walling household, age 60, a farmer, born in Tennessee; original data: NARA micropublication M593, Ninth Census of the United States, 1748 rolls, roll #225.
  4. [S460] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Census [on-line database and images] (http://www.ancestry.com), Indian Creek Township, White Co., Illinois, population schedule, enumeration district (ED) 154, sheet #18B, dwelling #18, family #18, H. K. Walling household, age 66, born in Virgina, a laborer; original data: NARA micropublication T9, Tenth Census of the United States, 1454 rolls, roll #258.
  5. [S392] Acklen, Acklen's Bible Records, 230.
  6. [S1546] David in Illinois, Find A Grave memorial #195080865, added 30 Nov 2018, online http://www.findagrave.com, accessed Jan 2020, further cited as Find A Grave.
  7. [S457] 1850 United States Census, Seventh District, Van Buren Co., Tennessee, pop. sch., sheet 385, dwelling 251, family 251, Hiram K. Walling hshld., age 4, born in Tennessee.
  8. [S1244] Maxine Reggio, Obituaries Extracted From Southern Standard Newspaper: Warren County & Central Tennessee, 5 vols. (Bethany, Oklahoma: p.p., 1999), 2:253, further cited as Reggio, Southern Standard Obituaries.