Mary Walker

2 April 1689–1722 (Age 32)
Hampsthwaite, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Walker was born on 2 April 1689, in Hampsthwaite, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Walker, was 31 and her mother, Mrs. Mary Walker, was 21. She married Abraham Denison on 2 May 1710, in Calverley, Yorkshire, England. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died in 1722, at the age of 33, and was buried in Knaresborough, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Abraham Denison
1681–
Mary Walker
1689–1722
Marriage: 2 May 1710
Abraham Denison
1711–
Mercey Dinison
1713–
Mary Denison
1715–
Mary Denison
1716–
Isaac Denison
1717–

Spouse and Children

    Abraham Denison

    Male1681–Male

    Female1689–1722Female

MARRIAGE
2 May 1710
Calverley, Yorkshire, England
children

(5)

    Abraham Denison

    Male1711–Male

    Mercey Dinison

    Female1713–Female

    Mary Denison

    Female1715–Female

    Mary Denison

    Female1716–Female

    Isaac Denison

    Male1717–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Male1657–Male

    Mrs. Mary Walker

    Female1668–1748Female

siblings

(8)

+3 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 (3)

  • Mary Denison in entry for Mary Denison, "England and Wales Non-Conformist Record Indexes (RG4-8), 1588-1977"
  • Mary in entry for Abraham Denison, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary Denison in entry for Abraham Denison, "England and Wales Non-Conformist Record Indexes (RG4-8), 1588-1977"

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