In Memory of Joseph Walker, born in New Orleans July 1, 1784, died in the Parish of Rapides January 21st, 1856, aged 71 Years 6 Months 21 Days. From the year 1822 until near the period of his death, he was engaged in the public service, having been frequently elected a member of the General Assembly of the State of which also he was Governor from Jan. 1850 to Jan. 1853. Whether as a Private Citizen, Legislator or Chief Magistrate, he won universal confidence and esteem and died respected and regretted by all who knew him.
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- Originally Created by: Bill McKern
- Added: 25 Oct 2009
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