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Isaac Walker
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Birth: Dec. 1, 1803
Lancaster County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Nov. 27, 1880

In 1842, Isaac Walker joined his friend, Hervey Lightner, in Peoria, Illinois, founding a hardware company. He later added a retail store in Oak Park, Illinois, where his daughter lived.

The Walkers were brought up as Quakers but became devout members of Second Presbyterian Church in Peoria. The First Presbyterian (now Calvary) Church in Oak Park, near his hardware store, was a virtual twin of this building.

Son of James Walker and Ann Cain (I haven't found memorials for them.)

The above information was provided by fellow Find-A-Graver, Debbie B.
Family links: 
  Sarah Slemons McIlvaine Walker (1818 - 1899)*
  (infant son) Walker*
  (infant son) Walker*
  Edward H Walker (1851 - 1929)*
  Mary Walker Herron (1854 - 1935)*
  Anna Walker Moore (1858 - 1939)*
*Calculated relationship
Springdale Cemetery and Mausoleum
Peoria County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Prospect Hill Section
Maintained by: One Foot In The Grave
Originally Created by: Bruce Hicks
Record added: Mar 18, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49884644
Isaac Walker
Added by: Teresa Poshard
Isaac Walker
Added by: Teresa Poshard
Isaac Walker
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