Robert Walker

about 1815–26 February 1868 (Age 53)
Of Tollcross, Lanarkshire, Scotland

The Life of Robert

When Robert Walker was born about 1815, his father, John Walker, was 44 and his mother, Isobel Baird, was 38. He married Elizabeth Wales after 1827, in Scotland, United Kingdom. He died on 26 February 1868, at the age of 53.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Robert Walker
Elizabeth Wales
Marriage: after 1827

Spouse and Children

after 1827
Scotland, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings



+6 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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (0)


    There are no historical documents attached to Robert.

    Find more of your family story

    As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a free account
    Share this with your family and friends.