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James David Walker
Birth: Dec. 13, 1830
Russellville
Logan County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Oct. 17, 1906
Fayetteville
Washington County
Arkansas, USA

Civil War Confederate Army Officer, US Senator. In 1878, he was elected to the United States Senate as a Democrat from Arkansas and served from 1879 to 1885. Previously, he had been a Colonel of the 4th regiment for the Arkansas Infantry for the Confederacy during the Civil War. He was captured in Oak Hills, Missouri and imprisoned for 2 years. (bio by: Tim Crutchfield) 
 
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 Parents:
  John Volney Walker (1799 - 1856)
  Susan Howard McLean Walker (1803 - 1854)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary W. Walker Walker (1837 - 1910)*
 
 Children:
  Susan Howard Walker (1857 - 1939)*
  James Volney Walker (1859 - 1933)*
  Jacob Wythe Walker (1866 - 1928)*
  Jack Walker (1869 - 1923)*
  David Walker (1872 - 1935)*
  George Walker (1874 - 1888)*
 
 Sibling:
  Ephraim McLean Walker (1828 - 1861)*
  James David Walker (1830 - 1906)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Walker-Sutton Cemetery
Fayetteville
Washington County
Arkansas, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
Record added: Jun 29, 2004
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