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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, Keith — of Camden, Camden County, N.J. Republican. Candidate for New Jersey state senate 5th District, 2013. Still living as of 2013.
  Walker, Ken — of Ozark, Dale County, Ala. Democrat. Chair of Dale County Democratic Party, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Walker, L. C. — of Hennepin County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 23, 1857-58. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, L. D. — of Farmington, St. Francois County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, L. T. — of Arkansas. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Arkansas, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Walker, Lannon (b. 1936) — of Maryland. Born in 1936. Foreign Service officer; U.S. Ambassador to Senegal, 1985-88; Nigeria, 1989-92; COTE d'Ivoire, 1995-98. Still living as of 1998.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Walker, Laps D. — of Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tenn. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Tennessee, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Lee (b. 1921) — of Madison Heights, Oakland County, Mich. Born in Florida, November 22, 1921. Democrat. Building contractor; delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Oakland County 6th District, 1961-62; mayor of Madison Heights, Mich., 1967-69. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married to Mary Jo Greiner.
  Walker, LeGrand Guerry — of Georgetown County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state senate from Georgetown County, 1911-14. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Leland — of Hamburg Township, Livingston County, Mich. Supervisor of Hamburg Township, Michigan, 1848-49, 1850-51, 1852-55, 1859-60. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Leland W. — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania state senate 36th District, 1958. Still living as of 1958.
  Walker, Leon N. — of North Grosvenordale, Thompson, Windham County, Conn. First selectman of Thompson, Connecticut, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Mrs. Leon N. — of Independence, Jackson County, Mo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Leonard See John Leonard Walker
  Walker, Leroy — of Castalia, Charles Mix County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 9th District, 1891-92. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Leroy Pope (1817-1884) — also known as Leroy P. Walker — of Huntsville, Madison County, Ala. Born in Huntsville, Madison County, Ala., February 7, 1817. Democrat. Member of Alabama state house of representatives, 1843-44, 1847-51, 1853; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1860, 1876 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1884; Confederate Secretary of War, 1861; general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; delegate to Alabama state constitutional convention, 1875. Died in Huntsville, Madison County, Ala., August 23, 1884 (age 67 years, 198 days). Interment at Maple Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of John Williams Walker (1783-1823) and Matilda (Pope) Walker; brother of Percy Walker and Richard Wilde Walker (1823-1874); uncle of John Williams Walker Fearn and Richard Wilde Walker (1857-1936); great-granduncle of Richard Walker Bolling.
  Political family: Walker-Bolling family of Huntsville, Alabama (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Walker, Lewis C. — of Wilmington, Clinton County, Ohio. Mayor of Wilmington, Ohio, 1863-64. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Lewis J. — of Wilmington, Clinton County, Ohio. Mayor of Wilmington, Ohio, 1880-85. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Lewis Leavell (1873-1944) — of Lancaster, Garrard County, Ky. Born in Lancaster, Garrard County, Ky., February 15, 1873. Republican. Lawyer; banker; Garrard County Prosecuting Attorney, 1901; district judge in Kentucky 13th District, 1910-11; U.S. Representative from Kentucky 8th District, 1929-31. Died in Lancaster, Garrard County, Ky., June 30, 1944 (age 71 years, 136 days). Interment at Lancaster Cemetery, Lancaster, Ky.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Walker, Lewis M. — of Atlantic County, N.J. Member of New Jersey State Council from Atlantic County, 1837; member of New Jersey state senate from Atlantic County, 1848-50. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Lillian — Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 1960. Female. Still living as of 1960.
  Walker, Lisa — of Deltona, Volusia County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Walker, Lisa — of Keizer, Marion County, Ore. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Walker, Lloyd J. (d. 2000) — of Twin Falls, Twin Falls County, Idaho. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Idaho, 1964. Died January 31, 2000. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Logan See R. Logan Walker
  Walker, Lola M. — of Martindale, Caldwell County, Tex. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Texas, 1996, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Walker, Loretta A. — of Westminster, Orange County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Walker, Lorin — of Seattle, King County, Wash.; Preston, King County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 2004, 2008 (alternate). Still living as of 2008.
  Walker, Louis C. — of Muskegon, Muskegon County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1936, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Lucien J. — U.S. Commercial Agent (Consul) in Dunfermline, 1885-89; U.S. Consul in Queenstown, 1893-97. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Lula E. — of Oneonta, Otsego County, N.Y. Dry candidate for delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Luther B. — of Michigan. Independent American candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Walker, Lyle B. — of Wisconsin. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Wisconsin 4th District, 1902. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Lyman B. — of Gilford, Belknap County, N.H. New Hampshire state attorney general, 1843-47. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, M. B. — of Basin, Big Horn County, Wyo. Republican. Member of Wyoming state house of representatives, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, M. C. — of Norfolk, Madison County, Neb. Mayor of Norfolk, Neb., 1895. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Mabel See Mabel Walker Willebrandt
  Walker, Margaret — of Schenectady County, N.Y.; Bronx, Bronx County, N.Y. Communist. Candidate for New York state assembly, 1934 (Schenectady County 2nd District), 1935 (Bronx County 4th District), 1936 (Bronx County 4th District). Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Margaret — of Decatur, Macon County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Walker, Margaret — of Stoughton, Dane County, Wis. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Walker, Marie — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 18th District, 1976. Female. Still living as of 1976.
  Walker, Marion Russell (b. 1915) — also known as Marion R. Walker — of Ventura, Ventura County, Calif. Born in Ventura, Ventura County, Calif., January 7, 1915. Democrat. Farmer; chair of Ventura County Democratic Party, 1946-50; candidate for U.S. Representative from California 11th District, 1950; candidate for Presidential Elector for California, 1952. Methodist. Member, Lions; Freemasons. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James Russell Walker and Lena (Cannon) Walker; married to Dorothy Burke.
  Walker, Mark — of Sandy, Salt Lake County, Utah. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Walker, Mark See Bradley Mark Walker
  Walker, Mark Eaton (b. 1967) — Born in Winter Garden, Orange County, Fla., 1967. U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Florida, 2012-. Still living as of 2017.
  See also federal judicial profile
  Walker, Marshall III — of Richmond, Contra Costa County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1988, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Walker, Martha Yeager (b. 1940) — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Born May 15, 1940. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates; elected 1990; member of West Virginia state senate 17th District, 1993-. Female. Presbyterian. Member, Rotary. Still living as of 1997.
  Relatives: Daughter of James Herndon Yeager and Ardenia (Stuck) Yeager; married to H. Jarrett Walker.
  Walker, Mary Ellen — of Grosse Pointe Woods, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Walker, Maurice Jerome (b. 1954) — also known as Maurice J. Walker — of San Leandro, Alameda County, Calif. Born in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., September 3, 1954. Green. President, Local 616, Service Employees International Union; real estate appraiser; candidate for Governor of California, 2003. Still living as of 2003.
  Walker, Melvin H. — Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1890 (9th District), 1892 (3rd District). Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Menter G., Jr. — Independent candidate for Governor of Alabama, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Walker, Meriwether Lewis (1869-1947) — Born September 30, 1869. Governor of Panama Canal Zone, 1924-28. Died July 29, 1947 (age 77 years, 302 days). Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: Meriwether Lewis
  Walker, Merle — of North Kansas City, Clay County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Clay County 2nd District, 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Walker, Merle Royse II (1922-1985) — of Athens, Henderson County, Tex. Born in Mississippi, August 27, 1922. Republican. Acting postmaster at Athens, Tex., 1959-62. Died in Athens, Henderson County, Tex., March 7, 1985 (age 62 years, 192 days). Interment at Oaklawn Memorial Park, Athens, Tex.
  Relatives: Married, March 26, 1948, to Betty Ross Moseley (1927-1968); married to Zara (Shieldes) Frazier (1915-2014).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Walker, Michael, Sr. See J. Michael Walker, Sr.
  Walker, Michael Wayne — also known as Michael Walker — of Brockton, Plymouth County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1988, 1988. African ancestry. Still living as of 1988.
  Walker, Mike See J. Michael Walker, Sr.
  Walker, Milton M. — of Gaithersburg, Montgomery County, Md. Mayor of Gaithersburg, Md., 1974-76. Still living as of 1976.
  Walker, Myron H. (b. 1855) — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Born in Westborough, Worcester County, Mass., January 17, 1855. Lawyer; Prohibition candidate for Michigan state attorney general, 1892; Prohibition candidate for justice of Michigan state supreme court, 1893; candidate for U.S. Representative from Michigan 5th District, 1894 (Prohibition), 1902 (Democratic); Democratic candidate for University of Michigan board of regents, 1909; candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 17th Circuit, 1911; U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Michigan, 1914-22; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1924. Baptist. Member, Phi Delta Phi. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Silas Walker, Jr. and Louisa (Everett) Walker; married 1888 to Nettie Stevens.
  Walker, Myron P. — Republican. Independent Republican candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 11th District, 1890. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, N. V. H. — also known as Neal Walker — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Jackson County 1st District, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Nat G. — of Great Bend, Barton County, Kan. Democrat. Postmaster at Great Bend, Kan., 1934-44. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Natalie Sutherland — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1936. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Nate — Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives 3rd District; elected 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Walker, Nathan B. — of Missouri. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives 12th District; elected 1980. Still living as of 1980.
  Walker, Nathaniel B. — of Biddeford, York County, Maine. Mayor of Biddeford, Maine, 1900-01, 1904-05. Burial location unknown.
  Walker, Neal See N. V. H. Walker
Nell W. Walker Walker, Nell W. (1889-1962) — also known as "Pistol Nell" — of Winona, Fayette County, W.Va. Born in Sewell, Fayette County, W.Va., February 7, 1889. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Fayette County, 1937-55, 1959-62; resigned 1955; died in office 1962. Female. Presbyterian. Died in 1962 (age about 73 years). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1910 to James Venable Walker (died 1913).
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1951
  Walker, Nelson — of Bluefield, Mercer County, W.Va. Mayor of Bluefield, W.Va., 1997-99. Still living as of 1999.
  Walker, Norman R. — also known as Doc Walker — of Ketchikan, Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska. Democrat. Member of Alaska territorial senate 1st District, 1933-48. Burial location unknown.


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