Albert Vernon Walker

4 January 1915–18 September 1984 (Age 69)
Donie, Freestone, Texas, United States

The Life of Albert Vernon

When Albert Vernon Walker was born on 4 January 1915, in Donie, Freestone, Texas, United States, his father, Willie Walter Walker, was 24 and his mother, Levia Letta Dossey, was 20. He lived in Justice Precinct 4, Leon, Texas, United States in 1930. He died on 18 September 1984, at the age of 69, and was buried in Donie, Freestone, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Willie Walter Walker
1890–1963
Levia Letta Dossey
1894–1955
William Henry Walker
1910–1986
Luther Dee Walker
1920–2007
Mabra Ione Walker
1912–2001
Albert Vernon Walker
1915–1984
Eunice Pauline Walker
1917–1979
Herbert Doyle Walker
1921–2007
Lois Morine Walker
1923–2015
Dahlia Juanita Walker
1927–2006
Walter W. Walker Jr.
1929–1963
Alice Laverne Walker
1931–1994
Jimmy Lee Walker
1932–1957
Charles Douglas Walker
1935–

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 14

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 20

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

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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Sources (3)

  • Vernon Walker in household of Will W Walker, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Walker, "Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"
  • Albert Walker, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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