John H. Walker

1842–1907 (Age 65)
Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of John H.

When John H. Walker was born in 1842, in Kentucky, United States, his father, Algernon Sydney Walker, was 31 and his mother, Malvina M McReynolds, was 29. He lived in Allen, Kentucky, United States in 1860. He died on 16 June 1907, at the age of 65, and was buried in Allen, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Algernon Sydney Walker
1811–1884
Malvina M McReynolds
1813–1895
W. V. Walker
1834–
Elbridge Gerry Walker
1835–1916
Sarah H. Walker
1836–
David C. Walker
1837–1895
Martha Ann Walker
1840–1917
Robert Walker
1841–
John H. Walker
1842–1907
Jacob B Walker MD
1846–
Algernon Sidney Walker Jr
1848–1919
Mary G Walker
1853–1920
Melvina J Walker
1853–
Queen Walker
1856–1861

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1846
Age 4
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State
Age 8
According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1861
Age 19
Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

Name Meaning

English (especially Yorkshire) and Scottish: occupational name for a fuller, Middle English walkere, Old English wealcere, an agent derivative of wealcan ‘to walk, tread’. This was the regular term for the occupation during the Middle Ages in western and northern England. Compare Fuller and Tucker . As a Scottish surname it has also been used as a translation of Gaelic Mac an Fhucadair ‘son of the fuller’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Fuller
Tucker
Walcher
Walck
Walke
Welker

Sources (6)

  • Walker, "United States Census, 1850"
  • John H Walker in household of A S Walker, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John H Walker in household of Algernon S Walker, "United States Census, 1870"

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