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Walker, J.

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

  Walker, J. A. — of Merriam, Johnson County, Kan. Postmaster at Merriam, Kan., 1883. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, J. C. — of Fort Madison, Lee County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, J. C. — of Vanceburg, Lewis County, Ky. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, J. C. — Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Virginia, 1956. Still living as of 1956.
  Walker, J. D. — of Arkadelphia, Clark County, Ark. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, J. E. — of Indianola, Sunflower County, Miss. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Mississippi, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, J. Forest (b. 1884) — of Gaithersburg, Montgomery County, Md. Born in Gaithersburg, Montgomery County, Md., April 28, 1884. Democrat. Merchant; member of Maryland Democratic State Central Committee, 1921-26; Montgomery County Treasurer, 1927. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Redmen; Odd Fellows. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James K. Walker and Emma (Waters) Walker; married, November 3, 1917, to Marie McCabe.
  Walker, J. Frost — of Union, Union County, S.C. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, J. Hardeman See John Hardeman Walker
  Walker, J. J. — of Liberty, Waldo County, Maine. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maine, 1888, 1916 (alternate). Burial location unknown.
  Walker, J. L. — of Edgefield, Edgefield County, S.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, J. L. — of Doniphan, Ripley County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Ripley County, 1946. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, J. Leonard See John Leonard Walker
  Walker, J. M. — of Nevada. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nevada, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, J. M. — of Owenton, Owen County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, J. Michael, Sr. — also known as Mike Walker — of East Baton Rouge Parish, La. Republican. Candidate for mayor-president of East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Walker, J. O. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Nebraska, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, J. P. — also known as "Chunker" — Democrat. Candidate in primary for Montana state house of representatives 32nd District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Walker, J. Randall — of Blackshear, Pierce County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1948, 1952 (alternate). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, J. Robert — of Martinsville, Va. Mayor of Martinsville, Va., 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, J. W. — of Montana. Montana state treasurer, 1921-23; resigned 1923. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, J. W. — of Reidsville, Rockingham County, N.C. Democrat. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Rockingham County, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Jack — of Fayetteville, Washington County, Ark. Mayor of Fayetteville, Ark., 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Jack — of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Ark. U.S. Collector of Internal Revenue for Arkansas, 1917-19. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Jack — of Jackson County, W.Va. Republican. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Jackson County; elected 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Jack D. — of Overland Park, Johnson County, Kan. Republican. Physician; Lieutenant Governor of Kansas, 1987-91. Still living as of 1991.
  Walker, Jackson — of Bethany, Harrison County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1884 (alternate), 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Jacob — of Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Ind. Democrat. Postmaster at Lafayette, Ind., 1847-49, 1853-57. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Jacqueline — of Matawan, Monmouth County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Walker, Jake — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, James — of Schenectady County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Schenectady County, 1821-22. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, James — of Owenton, Owen County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, James — of Gardiner, Kennebec County, Maine. Republican. Mayor of Gardiner, Maine, 1897-98. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, James — Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Maryland 8th District, 1990. Still living as of 1990.
  Walker, James — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 20th District, 1996, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Walker, James A. — of Newbern, Pulaski County, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, James Alexander (1832-1901) — also known as James A. Walker — of Wytheville, Wythe County, Va. Born in Augusta County, Va., August 27, 1832. Republican. Lawyer; general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1871-72; Lieutenant Governor of Virginia, 1877-78; U.S. Representative from Virginia 9th District, 1895-99; candidate for Republican nomination for Vice President, 1896. Member, Phi Kappa Psi. Died in Wytheville, Wythe County, Va., October 21, 1901 (age 69 years, 55 days). Interment at East End Cemetery, Wytheville, Va.
  Relatives: Great-grandfather of Manley Caldwell Butler (1925-2014).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Walker, James Andrew (b. 1878) — also known as James Walker — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Born in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., October 5, 1878. Republican. Lawyer; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives 21st District, 1917-23; secretary of the commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1930-31. Interment at Mt. Moriah Cemetery, West Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa.
  Walker, James B. — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Mayor of Flint, Mich., 1870-71. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, James B. — of Centerville, Hickman County, Tenn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, James B., Jr. — of New York. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 18th District, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, James C. — American candidate for Delaware state senate 21st District, 1982. Still living as of 1982.
  Walker, James Cleveland — of Telfair County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Telfair County, 1949-52. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, James David (1830-1906) — also known as James D. Walker — of Fayetteville, Washington County, Ark. Born in Russellville, Logan County, Ky., December 13, 1830. Democrat. Lawyer; colonel in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; U.S. Senator from Arkansas, 1879-85. Died in Fayetteville, Washington County, Ark., November 17, 1906 (age 75 years, 339 days). Interment in private or family graveyard.
  Relatives: Nephew of John McLean; grandson of David Walker; grandnephew of George Walker; cousin *** of Wilkinson Call (1834-1910).
  Political family: Walker-Alston family of North Carolina.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Walker, James Davidson — of Texas. Republican. Presidential Elector for Texas, 2000. Still living as of 2000.
  Walker, James E. — of Michigan. Socialist. Candidate for Governor of Michigan, 1906; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 6th District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, James E. — of Kalamazoo County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 47th District, 1978. Still living as of 1978.
  Walker, James Eugene (1908-1972) — also known as James E. Walker — of Orange, Orange County, Calif. Born in Miles City, Custer County, Mont., July 19, 1908. Democrat. Lawyer; writer; candidate for California state assembly, 1940; member of California Democratic State Central Committee, 1940-54; chair of Orange County Democratic Party, 1942-44; candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from California, 1944; served in the U.S. Army Air Force in World War II; member of California Democratic State Executive Committee, 1946-52; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1948, 1952 (alternate). Episcopalian. Member, American Bar Association; American Judicature Society; American Society for International Law; American Political Science Association; American Academy of Political and Social Science; American Historical Association; American Civil Liberties Union; Delta Theta Phi. Died in May, 1972 (age 63 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Sharpless Walker and Gladys (James) Walker; married, June 10, 1930, to Murrel K. Knox.
  Walker, James F. — of Jim Thorpe, Carbon County, Pa. Burgess of Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Walker, James H. — Member of Missouri state senate, 1879-86 (28th District 1879-82, 14th District 1883-86). Burial location unknown.
  Walker, James H. (b. 1872) — of Amesbury, Essex County, Mass. Born in Amesbury, Essex County, Mass., August 24, 1872. Republican. Carriage manufacturer; member of Massachusetts state senate Fourth Essex District, 1905-06. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, James H. — of Sterling, Logan County, Colo. Mayor of Sterling, Colo., 1959. Still living as of 1959.
  Walker, James J. (1867-1926) — of Forest City, Susquehanna County, Pa. Born in Carbondale, Lackawanna County, Pa., September 29, 1867. Democrat. Bank cashier; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1916. Died in Forest City, Susquehanna County, Pa., March 28, 1926 (age 58 years, 180 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of John J. Walker (1842-1900) and Mary (Lawler) Walker; married 1892 to Winifred Fleming (1868-1956).
  Walker, James John Joseph (1881-1946) — also known as James J. Walker; Jimmy Walker; "Beau James"; "The Night Mayor" — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., June 19, 1881. Democrat. Lawyer; songwriter; member of New York state assembly from New York County 5th District, 1910-14; member of New York state senate, 1915-25 (13th District 1915-18, 12th District 1919-25); resigned 1925; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1924, 1928 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business), 1932; mayor of New York City, N.Y., 1926-32; resigned 1932. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Elks. Resigned as mayor during an investigation of corruption in his administration. Died in New York, New York County, N.Y., November 18, 1946 (age 65 years, 152 days). Interment at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Hawthorne, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of William H. Walker (1852?-?); married to Janet Allen (divorced 1933); married, April 18, 1933, to Betty Compton (actress; divorced 1941).
  See also Wikipedia article — Internet Movie Database profile
  Books about Jimmy Walker: Gerald Leinwand, Mackerels in the Moonlight : Four Corrupt American Mayors
  Walker, James N. — of California. Member of California state assembly 4th District, 1863-65, 1871-73. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, James O. — of Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, N.C. Mayor of Charlotte, N.C., 1921-24. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, James Peter (1851-1890) — also known as James P. Walker — of Kennett, Dunklin County, Mo.; Point Pleasant, New Madrid County, Mo.; Dexter, Stoddard County, Mo. Born in Lauderdale County, Tenn., March 14, 1851. Democrat. River transportation business; dry goods merchant; grain dealer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1880; U.S. Representative from Missouri 14th District, 1887-90; died in office 1890. Died in Dexter, Stoddard County, Mo., July 19, 1890 (age 39 years, 127 days). Interment at Dexter Cemetery, Dexter, Mo.
  Relatives: Uncle by marriage of Gertrude Sanders (who married the brother-in-law of Richard Nathaniel Lower (1850-1933)).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Walker, James R. — of Baldwinsville, Onondaga County, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at Baldwinsville, N.Y., 1953-70 (acting, 1953-54). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, James W. — of Montana. U.S. Attorney for Montana, 1880-81. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Janet F. — of California. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Walker, Jay — U.S. Vice Consul in Riga, as of 1921; Kovno, as of 1924; Maracaibo, as of 1926-29; Tunis, as of 1932; Tripoli, as of 1938; Pará, as of 1940; U.S. Consul in Bahia, as of 1943. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Jay — of Illinois. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 1st District, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Walker, Jeb — of New Canaan, Fairfield County, Conn. Republican. First selectman of New Canaan, Connecticut, 2009-12. Still living as of 2012.
  Walker, Jenonne R. (b. 1934) — Born in 1934. U.S. Ambassador to Czech Republic, 1995. Still living as of 1995.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Walker, Jerry — of Gambrills, Anne Arundel County, Md. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 2008, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Walker, Jim — of Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Walker, Jim — Democrat. Candidate for Oklahoma state senate 28th District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Walker, Jimmy See James John Joseph Walker
  Walker, Jimmy — of Marks, Quitman County, Miss. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Walker, Jimmy Carroll — of Belleville, Wayne County, Mich. American candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1976. Still living as of 1976.
  Walker, Joan — of Van Buren County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate for Michigan state senate 22nd District, 1982. Female. Still living as of 1982.
  Walker, Joel — Speaker of the Tennessee State Senate, 1829-31. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, John (1744-1809) — of Albemarle County, Va. Born in Albemarle County, Va., February 13, 1744. Planter; colonel in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; lawyer; Delegate to Continental Congress from Virginia, 1780; U.S. Senator from Virginia, 1790. Died in Orange County, Va., December 2, 1809 (age 65 years, 292 days). Interment a private or family graveyard, Albemarle County, Va.
  Relatives: Son of Thomas Walker (1715-1794) and Mildred (Thornton) Walker (1721-1778); brother of Francis Walker; married 1764 to Elizabeth Moore (1746-1809); uncle of Mildred Gilmer (1772-1799; who married William Wirt); granduncle of Thomas Walker Gilmer; first cousin once removed of Meriwether Lewis; first cousin four times removed of Hubbard T. Smith; first cousin five times removed of Archer Woodford; second cousin of Aylett Hawes; second cousin once removed of Robert Brooke, George Madison, Richard Aylett Buckner, Richard Hawes and Albert Gallatin Hawes; second cousin twice removed of Zachary Taylor, Aylette Buckner and Aylett Hawes Buckner; second cousin thrice removed of John Strother Pendleton, Albert Gallatin Pendleton and Harry Bartow Hawes; second cousin four times removed of James Francis Buckner (1849-1923), Key Pittman and Vail Montgomery Pittman; second cousin five times removed of Sidney Fletcher Taliaferro and Max Rogers Strother.
  Political families: Pendleton-Lee family; Blackburn-Slaughter-Buckner-Madison family of Kentucky; Meriwether-Kellogg-Tyler family of Virginia and Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Walker, John (1779-1832) — of Rouses Point, Clinton County, N.Y. Born in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., January 1, 1779. Printer; member of New York state assembly from Clinton County, 1831-32; died in office 1832. Died in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., January 14, 1832 (age 53 years, 13 days). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Mary (Willard) Walker and John Walker (1757-1809); married, January 12, 1800, to Sarah 'Sally' Fitch (1779-1870).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Walker, John (d. 1838) — of Cole County, Mo. Missouri state treasurer, 1833-38; died in office 1838. Died May 6, 1838. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, John (1824-1897) — of Missouri. Born in Howard County, Mo., March 11, 1824. Member of Missouri state house of representatives, 1870; Missouri state auditor, 1880-88. Died August 30, 1897 (age 73 years, 172 days). Interment at Ashland Cemetery, Fayette, Mo.
  Relatives: Brother-in-law of Alexander Marshall Robinson (1802-1884), Benjamin Franklin Robinson and Lewis Wilton Robinson; nephew of John Hardeman Walker.
  Political family: Robinson-Walker family of Missouri.
  Walker, John — of Aurora, Dearborn County, Ind. Republican. Postmaster at Aurora, Ind., 1871-83. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, John — of Weimar, Colorado County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, John A. — of Williams, Hamilton County, Iowa. Republican. Member of Iowa state house of representatives from Hamilton County; elected 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, John Brisben — of Irvington, Westchester County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1896, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, John C. — of LaPorte County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, John C. — of Alabama. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Alabama 5th District, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, John E. — Farmer-Labor candidate for Governor of Illinois, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, John F. — of Shelbyville, Shelby County, Ind. Republican. Chair of Shelby County Republican Party, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, John F. — of Leechburg, Armstrong County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Leechburg, Pa., 1962-73 (acting, 1962-64). Still living as of 1973.
  Walker, John H. (b. 1800) — of Pennsylvania. Born in Pennsylvania, February 9, 1800. Whig. Lawyer; circuit judge in Pennsylvania, 1830; member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives, 1833-35; member of Pennsylvania state senate, 1850-52 (27th District 1850, 20th District 1851-52); delegate to Pennsylvania state constitutional convention, 1873. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, John H. — of Springfield, Sangamon County, Ill. Progressive candidate for Presidential Elector for Illinois, 1924; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, John Hardeman (1794-1860) — also known as J. Hardeman Walker — of Missouri. Born in Fayette County, Tenn., March 3, 1794. County judge in Missouri, 1820. Principally responsible for the expansion of the southern border of Missouri to include the "Bootheel" region. Died in Caruthersville, Pemiscot County, Mo., April 30, 1860 (age 66 years, 58 days). Interment at Eastwood Memorial Methodist Church, Caruthersville, Mo.
  Relatives: Uncle of John Walker (1824-1897).
  Political family: Robinson-Walker family of Missouri.
  Walker, John J. — of Follansbee, Brooke County, W.Va. Democrat. Postmaster at Follansbee, W.Va., 1934-54. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, John K. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Republican. Presidential Elector for New York, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, John L. — of Conneaut, Ashtabula County, Ohio. Mayor of Conneaut, Ohio, 1951-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, John Leonard (b. 1906) — also known as J. Leonard Walker — of Louisville, Jefferson County, Ky. Born in Jefferson County, Ky., November 21, 1906. Republican. Lawyer; candidate for Kentucky state attorney general, 1951; U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Kentucky, 1954-59. Baptist. Member, American Bar Association; Freemasons; Shriners. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Edgar Walker and Catherine (Burke) Walker; married, April 28, 1933, to Evelyn M. Hook.
  Walker, John M. — of New Castle County, Del. Republican. Member of Delaware state senate from New Castle County 4th District, 1913-24. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, John M. — of Leechburg, Armstrong County, Pa. Republican. Acting postmaster at Leechburg, Pa., 1926-27. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, John M. (d. 1976) — of Oakmont, Allegheny County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 44th District, 1939-54; delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940 (alternate), 1960; candidate in primary for superior court judge in Pennsylvania, 1954; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania, 1958. Died December 9, 1976. Interment somewhere in Tarentum, Pa.
  Walker, John M., Jr. (b. 1940) — of New York. Born in New York, New York County, N.Y., December 26, 1940. Lawyer; U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of New York, 1985-89; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit, 1989-. Member, American Bar Association. Still living as of 2014.
  See also NNDB dossier
  Walker, John R. — of Bates County, Mo. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Bates County, 1871-72. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, John R. — of Missouri. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1892; U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, 1894-98. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, John R. — of Tennessee. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Tennessee 9th District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, John Randall (b. 1874) — also known as John R. Walker — of Valdosta, Lowndes County, Ga. Born near Blackshear, Pierce County, Ga., February 23, 1874. Democrat. Member of Georgia state house of representatives, 1907-08; U.S. Representative from Georgia 11th District, 1913-19. Died in Blackshear, Pierce County, Ga. Interment a private or family graveyard, Pierce County, Ga.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Walker, John W. (b. 1849) — of Gaithersburg, Montgomery County, Md. Born in Frederick County, Md., October 29, 1849. Democrat. Farmer; director, First National Bank of Gaithersburg; mayor of Gaithersburg, Md., 1906-08, 1918-24. Methodist. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Nathan J. Walker and Evelyn (King) Walker; married to Amanda C. Thompson and Frances Elnora Sibley.
  Walker, John W. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, John Williams (1783-1823) — also known as John W. Walker — of Huntsville, Madison County, Ala. Born in Amelia County, Va., August 12, 1783. Democrat. Member of Alabama territorial legislature, 1810; delegate to Alabama state constitutional convention, 1819; U.S. Senator from Alabama, 1819-22. Died in Huntsville, Madison County, Ala., April 23, 1823 (age 39 years, 254 days). Interment at Maple Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of Rev. Jeremiah Walker (1746-1792) and Mary Jane (Graves) Walker (1747-1786); married to Matilda Pope; father of Percy Walker, Leroy Pope Walker and Richard Wilde Walker (1823-1874); grandfather of John Williams Walker Fearn and Richard Wilde Walker (1857-1936); second great-grandfather of Richard Walker Bolling (1916-1991).
  Political families: Walker-Bolling family of Huntsville, Alabama; Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Walker County, Ala. is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Walker, Johnny See E. S. Johnny Walker
  Walker, Johnny E. — We the People candidate for Presidential Elector for Arizona, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Walker, Jonathan Hoge (1754-1824) — of Pennsylvania. Born near Hogestown, Cumberland County, Pa., March 20, 1754. Served in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; lawyer; district judge in Pennsylvania, 1806-18; U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania, 1818-24; died in office 1824. Died in Natchez, Adams County, Miss., March 23, 1824 (age 70 years, 3 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Father of Robert John Walker; third great-grandfather of Daniel Baugh Brewster (1923-2007).
  Political families: Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Bache-Dallas family of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Claiborne-Dallas family of Virginia and Louisiana (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  Walker, Joseph (b. 1865) — of Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass. Born in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., July 13, 1865. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Second Norfolk District, 1904-11; Speaker of the Massachusetts State House of Representatives, 1909-11; candidate for Governor of Massachusetts, 1912 (Republican), 1914 (Progressive). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Henry Walker and Hannah M. (Kelly) Walker; married, June 30, 1890, to Caroline Richmond.
  Walker, Joseph Burbeen (1822-1913) — also known as Joseph B. Walker — of Concord, Merrimack County, N.H. Born in Concord, Merrimack County, N.H., June 12, 1822. Republican. Lawyer; member of New Hampshire state senate 10th District, 1893-94. Congregationalist. Died in Concord, Merrimack County, N.H., January 8, 1913 (age 90 years, 210 days). Interment at Old North Cemetery, Concord, N.H.
  Relatives: Son of Joseph Walker and Ann (Sawyer) Walker; married, May 5, 1847, to Sarah Adams Fitz (1827-1848); married, May 1, 1850, to Elizabeth Lord Upham (1830-1913).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Walker, Joseph F. — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 5th District, 1915; candidate for New York state senate 13th District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Joseph H. — of Monrovia, Los Angeles County, Calif. Pottery manufacturer; mayor of Monrovia, Calif., 1954-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
Joseph H. Walker Walker, Joseph Henry (1829-1907) — also known as Joseph H. Walker — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., December 21, 1829. Republican. Boot and shoe manufacturer; leather manufacturer; candidate for mayor of Worcester, Mass., 1876; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1879-80, 1887; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1889-99 (10th District 1889-93, 3rd District 1893-99); defeated, 1898. Died in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., April 3, 1907 (age 77 years, 103 days). Interment at Worcester Rural Cemetery, Worcester, Mass.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, September 1897
  Walker, Joseph Marshall (1784-1856) — of Louisiana. Born in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La., July 1, 1784. Member of Louisiana state house of representatives, 1830; member of Louisiana state senate, 1840; Louisiana state treasurer, 1840; delegate to Louisiana state constitutional convention, 1845; Governor of Louisiana, 1850-53. Died January 21, 1856 (age 71 years, 204 days). Original interment at a private or family graveyard, Rapides Parish, La.; reinterment at Center Square, Pineville, La.
  Walker, Joseph Steven — of Tampa, Hillsborough County, Fla. Honorary Vice-Consul for Uruguay in Tampa, Fla., 1934-40. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Julius Waring, Jr. (b. 1927) — Born in 1927. U.S. Ambassador to Upper Volta, 1981-84. Still living as of 1991.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary


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Copyright notices: (1) Facts are not subject to copyright; see Feist v. Rural Telephone. (2) Politician portraits displayed on this site are 70-pixel-wide monochrome thumbnail images, which I believe to constitute fair use under applicable copyright law. Where possible, each image is linked to its online source. However, requests from owners of copyrighted images to delete them from this site are honored. (3) Original material, programming, selection and arrangement are © 1996-2019 Lawrence Kestenbaum. (4) This work is also licensed for free non-commercial re-use, with attribution, under a Creative Commons License.
Site information: The Political Graveyard is created and maintained by Lawrence Kestenbaum, who is solely responsible for its structure and content. — The mailing address is The Political Graveyard, P.O. Box 2563, Ann Arbor MI 48106. — This site is hosted by HDL. — The Political Graveyard opened on July 1, 1996; the last full revision was done on March 10, 2021.

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