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Francis Walker
Birth: Jun. 22, 1764
Cobham
Albemarle County
Virginia, USA
Death: Mar., 1806
Cismont
Albemarle County
Virginia, USA

US Congressman. The son of Dr. Thomas Walker, a physician and early explorer of western Virginia, he served as a magistrate of Albemarle County and a colonel of the Eighty-eighth Regiment, Virginia militia. A member of the Virginia House of Delegates, he was elected to Congress in 1792, and served a single term, from 1793 to 1795. He returned to his estate, "Castle Hill" in Albemarle County and managed his extensive land holdings. He was the brother of Senator John Walker of Virginia. (bio by: Garver Graver) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Thomas Walker (1715 - 1794)
  Mildred Thornton Walker (1721 - 1778)
 
 Spouse:
  Jane Byrd Nelson Walker (1775 - 1808)*
 
 Children:
  Judith Page Walker Rives (1802 - 1882)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mildred Thornton Meriwether Syme (1739 - 1760)**
  Infant Walker (1742 - ____)*
  Mary Walker Lewis (1742 - 1824)*
  John Walker (1744 - 1809)*
  Susan Thornton Walker Fry (1746 - 1808)**
  Thomas Walker (1749 - 1798)*
  Lucy Walker Gilmer (1751 - 1800)*
  Martha Walker Divers (1760 - 1829)*
  Willis Walker (1761 - ____)*
  Francis Walker (1764 - 1806)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Walker Family Cemetery
Cismont
Albemarle County
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Jun 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54005334
Francis Walker
Added by: Virginia Blossom
 
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Wishing you a belated happy birthday! I share your June 22, 1764; me June 22, 1935! I was born 129 years after the date you moved on to your heavenly reward. We admire you for knowing when to retire and go home to enjoy the fruits of your labours. Rest in...(Read more)
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