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WALKER (Soundex W426) — See also ALKER, CALKERINOS, CHALKER, STALKER, VANDEWALKER, WACKER, WALAKER, WALCHER, WALK, WALKE, WALKENHORST, WALKERMAN, WALKES, WALSER, WELCKER, WELKER, WILKER.

  Walker, C. B. — of Richmond, Wayne County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, C. H. — of Frostburg, Allegany County, Md. Postmaster at Frostburg, Md., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, C. H. — of Selma, Dallas County, Ala. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, C. H. — of Alabama. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Alabama 10th District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, C. Harding — Democrat. Delegate to Virginia state constitutional convention from Northumberland & Westmoreland counties, 1901-02; member of Virginia state senate 34th District, 1904-19. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Carl, Jr. — U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Texas, 1980-81. Still living as of 1981.
  Walker, Caroll — of Frankfort, Marshall County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Cas See Caswell Walker
  Walker, Caswell (1903-1998) — also known as Cas Walker — of Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn. Born in Sevier County, Tenn., March 23, 1903. Grocery store owner; newspaper publisher; radio show host; mayor of Knoxville, Tenn., 1946, 1959. Died in Knoxville, Knox County, Tenn., September 28, 1998 (age 95 years, 189 days). Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery, Knoxville, Tenn.
  Relatives: Married, December 2, 1928, to Sally Virginia 'Jennie' Grantham (1904-1990).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Walker, Cecilia — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 2004, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Walker, Champ — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Georgia 12th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Walker, Charles — U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, 1839-40. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Charles — of Otsego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Otsego County, 1840. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Charles (1837-1898) — of Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine. Born September 26, 1837. Democrat. Mayor of Lewiston, Maine, 1885-86; postmaster at Lewiston, Maine, 1887-91, 1895-98. Died June 7, 1898 (age 60 years, 254 days). Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Lewiston, Maine.
  Walker, Charles — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 21st District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Charles A. — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 33rd District, 1986. Still living as of 1986.
  Walker, Charles Christopher Brainerd (1824-1888) — also known as Charles C. B. Walker — of Corning, Steuben County, N.Y. Born in Drewsville, Walpole, Cheshire County, N.H., June 27, 1824. Democrat. Contractor; lumber and hardware merchant; postmaster at Corning, N.Y., 1856-60; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1860, 1872; U.S. Representative from New York 29th District, 1875-77; New York Democratic state chair, 1886-87. Died in Corning, Steuben County, N.Y., January 26, 1888 (age 63 years, 213 days). Interment at Palmyra Cemetery, Palmyra, N.Y.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Walker, Charles E. — of Corning, Steuben County, N.Y. Member of New York state senate 27th District, 1892-93. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Charles I. — of Michigan. Circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1867-68. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Charles J. — Member of Missouri state senate 10th District, 1899-1906. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Charles J. — Republican. Presidential Elector for California, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Charles M. — of Plymouth, Marshall County, Ind. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Charles M. — of Kanawha County, W.Va. Democrat. Kanawha County Prosecuting Attorney. Still living as of 1961.
  Walker, Charles Munson — also known as Charles M. Walker — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for mayor of New Haven, Conn., 1923. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Charles P. — of Manhattan Beach, Los Angeles County, Calif. Mayor of Manhattan Beach, Calif., 1955. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Charles T. — of Augusta, Richmond County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1908 (alternate), 1912, 1916. African ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Charles W. — of Monroe County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Monroe County 1st District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Charles W. — of Augusta, Richmond County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1996, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Walker, Christine — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Progressive. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Chuck (b. 1955) — of Scotts Valley, Santa Cruz County, Calif. Born in Pasadena, Los Angeles County, Calif., December 15, 1955. Republican. Candidate for Governor of California, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Walker, Clara F. — of Blairstown, Warren County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1952, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Walker, Clarence R. — of California. Republican. Candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Clayton — of Brookings, Brookings County, S.Dak. Democrat. Candidate in primary for South Dakota state house of representatives 7th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Walker, Cliff — of Bessemer, Jefferson County, Ala. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Walker, Clifford Mitchell (1877-1954) — also known as Clifford M. Walker — of Monroe, Walton County, Ga.; Atlanta, Fulton County, Ga. Born in Monroe, Walton County, Ga., July 4, 1877. Democrat. Mayor, Monroe, Ga., 1902-04; board chairman, Bank of Monroe; Georgia state attorney general, 1915-20; Governor of Georgia, 1923-27; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1928. Baptist. Member, American Bar Association; Knights of Pythias; Freemasons; Ku Klux Klan; Phi Beta Kappa. Died in Monroe, Walton County, Ga., November 9, 1954 (age 77 years, 128 days). Interment at Old Baptist Cemetery, Near Monroe, Walton County, Ga.
  Relatives: Son of Billington Sanders Walker and Alice (Mitchell) Walker; married, April 29, 1902, to Rosa Mathewson.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Walker, Cora T. (born c.1925) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born about 1925. Republican. Lawyer; candidate for New York state senate 21st District, 1958; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1972. Female. African ancestry. Still living as of 1972.
  Walker, Curtis L. — of Grass Valley, Nevada County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Walker, Cyrus A. — of Kalamazoo County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Kalamazoo County 2nd District; elected 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Cyrus H. — of Linn County, Ore. Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for Oregon, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, D. — of Vicksburg, Warren County, Miss. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1854. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, D. A. — Justice of Georgia state supreme court, 1866-68. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, D. A. — of San Antonio, Bexar County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, D. Arthur — of Arkansas City, Cowley County, Kan. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, D. C. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Dan — of Torrance, Los Angeles County, Calif. Mayor of Torrance, Calif.; elected 2002; defeated, 2006. Still living as of 2006.
  Walker, Daniel — of Montgomery County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Montgomery County, 1802-03. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Daniel — of North Gage, Oneida County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County 4th District, 1855, 1873; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Daniel — U.S. Consular Agent in Antioch, as of 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Daniel — U.S. Consular Agent in Alexandretta, as of 1896-97. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Daniel (b. 1922) — of Deerfield, Lake County, Ill. Born in Washington, D.C., August 6, 1922. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean conflict; lawyer; administrative assistant to Gov. Adlai E. Stevenson, 1952; Governor of Illinois, 1973-77. Member, American Bar Association; American Society for International Law; Order of the Coif. Still living as of 2014.
  Relatives: Son of Lewis W. Walker and Virginia (Lynch) Walker; married, April 12, 1947, to Roberta Dowse.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Books by Dan Walker: The Maverick and the Machine: Governor Dan Walker Tells His Story (2007)
  Walker, Daniel E. — of Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Darnell, Sr. — of Texas. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Walker, David (d. 1820) — of Kentucky. Born in Brunswick County, Va. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; member of Kentucky state house of representatives, 1793-96; served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 6th District, 1817-20; died in office 1820. Died in Washington, D.C., March 1, 1820. Interment at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Brother of George Walker; father of David Shelby Walker; grandfather of James David Walker (1830-1906) and David Shelby Walker, Jr..
  Political family: Walker-Alston family of North Carolina.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Walker, David (d. 1831) — of Pennsylvania. U.S. Consul in Glasgow, 1824-31, died in office 1831. Died in Glasgow, Scotland, 1831. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, David — Whig. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Arkansas at-large, 1844. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, David — of Ottawa, La Salle County, Ill. Mayor of Ottawa, Ill., 1860-61. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, David — Universal candidate for Presidential Elector for Iowa, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Walker, David Allen — of North Carolina. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from North Carolina 4th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Walker, David Allen — also known as David A. Walker — of near Clendenin, Clay County, W.Va.; Procious, Clay County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates 33rd District. Still living as of 2012.
  Walker, David M. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1948, 1952 (alternate), 1964 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, David Shelby (1815-1891) — also known as David S. Walker — of Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla. Born in Logan County, Ky., May 2, 1815. Lawyer; mayor of Tallahassee, Fla., 1852; justice of Florida state supreme court, 1860-65; Governor of Florida, 1865-68; defeated (American), 1856; circuit judge in Florida, 1878-91. Died in Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla., July 20, 1891 (age 76 years, 79 days). Interment at St. John's Episcopal Cemetery, Tallahassee, Fla.
  Relatives: Son of David Walker; married to Philoclea Alston (sister of Augustus A. Alston; niece of Willis Alston); father of Courtney Walker (who married Robert Spratt Cockrell (1866-1957)) and David Shelby Walker, Jr..
  Political family: Walker-Alston family of North Carolina.
  See also Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Walker, David Shelby, Jr. (1846-1889) — also known as David S. Walker, Jr. — of Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla. Born in Leon County, Fla., October 10, 1846. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; mayor of Tallahassee, Fla., 1875, 1878-79. Died in Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla., December 6, 1889 (age 43 years, 57 days). Interment at St. John's Episcopal Cemetery, Tallahassee, Fla.
  Relatives: Son of David Shelby Walker; grandson of David Walker (1753?-1820).
  Political family: Walker-Alston family of North Carolina.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Walker, David W. — Socialist. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Dean C. — Conservative. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 32nd District, 1986. Still living as of 1986.
  Walker, Dean H. — of Independence, Polk County, Ore. Member of Oregon state senate 9th District, 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Deane E. — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1951. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, De Costa — of Hot Springs, Garland County, Ark. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1912, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Dee — of Texas City, Galveston County, Tex. Candidate for mayor of Texas City, Tex., 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, DeWitt C. — of Michigan. Delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention, 1850. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: DeWitt Clinton
  Walker, Dick See R. L. Walker
  Walker, Dick — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 18th District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Walker, Dixie — Independent candidate for Presidential Elector for Alabama, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Walker, Doc See Norman R. Walker
  Walker, Donald C. — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Donald L. — of Corvallis, Benton County, Ore. Mayor of Corvallis, Ore., 1975-77. Still living as of 1977.
  Walker, Donna See Donna Walker Mancini
  Walker, Dorothy — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Walker, Dorothy — of Pontiac, Oakland County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1984, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Walker, Doug — of Osawatomie, Miami County, Kan. Democrat. Candidate for Kansas state senate 12th District, 2000; chair of Miami County Democratic Party, 2011. Still living as of 2011.
  Walker, Dow — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Dwight — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


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