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John Walker
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Birth: Jan. 1, 1779
Worcester
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jan. 14, 1832
Albany
Albany County
New York, USA

John Walker was the son of John and Mary (Willard) Walker. He trained as a printer in Isaiah Thomas print shop in Worcester, and also worked under Rev. Samuel Williams at the Rutland Herald in Rutland, VT. He married Sarah Fitch 12 Jan 1800, at Huntington, VT. The family lived for a few years, in Colchester, VT, where he worked as a deputy U.S.Customs officer enforcing the Embargo on Lake Champlain, 1810, before settling on Point au Fer, Rouses Point, Champlain, NY. He was elected to the NY Assembly, and died suddenly, in Albany, 1832 during his second term. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Walker (1757 - 1809)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Fitch Walker (1779 - 1870)
 
 Children:
  Elias B Walker (1801 - 1866)*
  Caroline B Walker Hayford (1811 - 1901)*
  Alexander Walker (1813 - 1881)*
  Jesse Buel Walker (1816 - 1864)*
  Sarah Walker Johns (1819 - 1840)*
  Edwin Fitch Walker (1823 - 1904)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Walker (1776 - 1861)*
  John Walker (1779 - 1832)
  Adam Walker (1786 - 1818)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Albany Rural Cemetery
Menands
Albany County
New York, USA
 
Created by: JWR
Record added: Sep 10, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58470865
John Walker
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John Walker
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 Added: Mar. 24, 2013
 
 
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