James Walker

13 April 1620–19 November 1621
Hillhouse, Yorkshire, England

The Life of James

When James Walker was christened on 13 April 1620, in Leeds Minster, Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William F. Walker, was 29 and his mother, Margaret Stevenson, was 26. He died on 19 November 1621, at the age of 1.

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Family Time Line

William F. Walker
1591–1638
Margaret Stevenson
1594–
Grace Walker
1616–1616
William Walker
1617–1930
Anne Walker
1617–
Ann Walker
1625–1629
Thomas Walker
1628–
Christopher
–1628
Richard
–1630
Anne
–1635
James Walker
1620–1621
Cicilie Walker
1620–
Alice
1621–
William Walker
1622–
Thomas Walker
1622–1628
Thomas
1622–1630
Margaret Walker
1623–
Thomas Walker
1623–
Robert
1626–
Marie Walker
1627–
Alice Walker
1628–
Christopher Walker
1628–

Parents and Siblings

    Male1591–1638Male

    Margaret Stevenson

    Female1594–Female

siblings

(20)

    Grace Walker

    Female1616–1616Female

    Male1617–1930Male

    Anne Walker

    Female1617–Female

    Male1620–1621Male

    Cicilie Walker

    Female1620–Female

+15 More Children

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.

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  • James Walker, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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