Francis Walker


Francis Walker Famous memorial

Cobham, Albemarle County, Virginia, USA
Death Mar 1806 (aged 41)
Cismont, Albemarle County, Virginia, USA
Burial Cismont, Albemarle County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 54005334 View Source

US Congressman. The son of Dr. Thomas Walker, a physician and early explorer of western Virginia, he served as a magistrate of Albemarle County and a colonel of the Eighty-eighth Regiment, Virginia militia. A member of the Virginia House of Delegates, he was elected to Congress in 1792, and served a single term, from 1793 to 1795. He returned to his estate, "Castle Hill" in Albemarle County and managed his extensive land holdings. He was the brother of Senator John Walker of Virginia.

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  • Originally Created by: Garver Graver
  • Added: 22 Jun 2010
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Francis Walker (22 Jun 1764–Mar 1806), Find a Grave Memorial ID 54005334, citing Walker Family Cemetery, Cismont, Albemarle County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .