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John Bell "J.B." Walker
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Birth: Jul. 31, 1854
Mississippi, USA
Death: Oct. 3, 1923
Arkansas, USA


Married first to Penelope Jane Burnett. The daughter of Barnett Burnett and Louisa Ann Jobe.

John and Eppie's children are:
William Walker
Barnett Walker
John Walker
Franklin Walker
Leander Walker
Arthur Walker
Ethel Walker-Harrison
Mary Walker-Holmes
Minnie Walker-Thompson
Cleveland Walker
Harrison Walker
Baby Walker
Cora Walker-Smith *
Anna May Walker-Jowers *
Dollie Walker-Wertz

* Note, Cora and Anna were twins. Therefore, one of their headstones has the incorrect birth year (1892, 1893).

Married second to Sallie Heritage on May 31, 1901. Sallie was the daughter of James Thompson Heritage and Mary Louise Safley.

John and Sallie's children are:
Bonabell Walker
Baby Walker
Nina Walker-Meachum-Story
Freda Walker-Chisenhall
Lois Walker-Wood
Martha Walker-Williams

John was the father of (at least) 21 children. He served as a county judge, police officer, mayor, justice of the peace, and lawyer during his residence in Arkansas.

Census Data:
1880 in Alcorn, MS
1900 in Craighead Co., AR
1910 in Craighead Co., AR
1920 in Craighead Co., AR
Family links: 
  Eppie Jane Burnett Walker (1856 - 1900)
  Sallie Heritage Walker (1879 - 1930)
  William A Walker (1872 - 1936)*
  Barnett Walker (1874 - 1951)*
  Franklin Walker (1879 - ____)*
  Mary N. Walker Holmes (1884 - 1918)*
  Baby Walker (1891 - 1891)*
  Bonabell Dinah Walker (1902 - 1905)*
  Baby Walker (1904 - 1904)*
  Nina True Walker Meachum Story (1907 - 1995)*
  Freda Jessie Walker Chisenhall (1908 - 1987)*
  Lois Louise Walker Wood (1912 - 1982)*
*Calculated relationship
Lake City Cemetery
Lake City
Craighead County
Arkansas, USA
Maintained by: D. Bagwell
Originally Created by: Lin
Record added: Aug 29, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11635096
John Bell J.B. Walker
Added by: D. Bagwell
John Bell J.B. Walker
Added by: D. Bagwell
John Bell J.B. Walker
Added by: Tara Bellomy
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- D. Bagwell
 Added: Jun. 13, 2010

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