Catherine Jane <I>Rutherford</I> Walker

Catherine Jane Rutherford Walker

Death 1738 (aged 55–56)
Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Nottingham, Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 12886522 View Source

Daughter of Rev. John Rutherford and Isabella Alleine. John lived to the age of 84 and was a Presbyterian minister. His brothers were Captains in the Army of Protestant King Wm. III of Orange in the Battle of Boyne (1690) against the Catholic King James II. Isabella Alleine was the daughter of Joseph Alleine a Puritan Nonconformist pastor and author. Joseph was born at Devizes, Suffolk, England early in 1634, the fourth of a large family. His father, the "worthy Mr Tobie Alleine of Devizes", was a descendant of Alan, Lord of Buckenhall. Alan's descendants had settled in the neighborhood of Calne and Devizes as early as 1430. Almost coincident with his ordination as associate pastor came his marriage with Theodosia Alleine, daughter of Richard Alleine.

Katherine Jane Rutherford (daughter of Reverend John Rutherford and Isabella Alleine) was born 1682 in Wigton, Scotland, and died 1738 in Nottingham, Chester Co., PA. She married John Walker II on January 07, 1701 in Wigton, Scotland. Katherine Rutherford, her husband John Walker and their children sailed for America landing August 2, 1726, and setted in Chester Co., Pennsylvania. Children of Katherine Jane Rutherford and John Walker II are Eiz Walker bb. 1703 in Scotland; died 1787 in VA;married John Campbell 1721 in Ireland. ii.John Walker III, born Mar 1705 in County Down, Ireland; died Nov 1778 in Washington Co, VA; married Ann Houston Mar 1734. iii Thomas Walker, born Abt. 1707 died in at a young age. iv.
James Walker born 17 Mar 1707 in Ireland; died Abt. 1778 in VA.v. William Walker, born Abt. 1709; died in at a young Jane Walker, born May 1712.vii. Samuel Walker, born 25 Dec 1714; died Feb 1793; married Jane Patterson 05 Dec 1740 in VA.viii. Alexander Walker, born 19 May 1716 in Ireland; died Abt. 1784 in Rockbridge Co., VA; married Jane Hammer 08 Jan 1747; died 1798 in Woodford Co., KY.ix. Esther Walker, born Abt. 1717; died in At a young age.x. Mary Walker, born Abt. 1720.xi. Joseph Walker, born 15 Jul 1722 in Londonderry, Ireland; died 1806; married (1) Grizelda Mc Croskey; married (2) Nancy Mc Clung 10 Mar 1749.

She & her husband are listed in the cemetery records, but their headstones no longer exist.

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