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Subject: [KY] WALKER, Alexander Sherman; 1830 - 1900; KY>KS>TX>KY
Date: Fri, 26 May 2000 09:15:37 EDT
I would like to correspond with descendants of the following individual.
Additions or corrections welcomed.
Alexander Sherman WALKER, born 11-Apr-1830 in Perry County, KY, died
19-Aug-1900 near Enterprise, Carter County, KY, son of John W. WALKER and
Polly DEVERS. Married 1) Mary Elizabeth (Betsy) ALLEN about 1847 in Floyd
County, KY; married 2) Olive UNDERWOOD, 14-Feb-1860 (?) in Carter or Perry
County, KY. Olive was born June 1840 in Virginia.
Children by Mary Elizabeth ALLEN:
1. William M. WALKER, born 24-Dec-1848 in Perry County, KY, died 7-Feb-
1907 in Dallas, TX. Married 1) Mary (Mollie) GREGORY, 12-Sep-1876, in
Delta County, TX (license issued in Fannin County, TX). Married 2) 18-Jul-
1887 in Kaufman County, TX.
2. Baby Girl WALKER, born 25-Dec-1851 in Perry County, KY, died 25-Dec-
3. John (Jack) WALKER, born 1852 in Perry County, KY, died 1917/18 in
Altus, Jackson County, OK, never married.
4. Dave WALKER, born 1852 in Perry County, KY. Never married.
5. Mary WALKER, born 3-Apr-1858 in Perry County, KY, died 3-Dec-1943 in
Will County, IL. Married Matthew William CRESSE on 18-Dec-1888 in
Centralia, Marion County, IL.
Children by Olive UNDERWOOD.
6. Amelia A. (Minnie) WALKER, born 1862 in Carter Co., KY, died in Pecan
Gap, Delta County, TX. Married Jim T. DENNIS, 27-Jan-1881 in Pecan
Gap, Delta County, TX.
7. James M. WALKER, born Oct. 1866, Hayward, Carter County, KY. Married
Laura GRAVITT on 14-May-1903 in Paris, Carter County, KY.
8. Fred WALKER, born Jan 1882, TX, died 3-Mar-1937 in Carter County, KY
?. Never married.
According to KY Tax Lists, Alexander moved from Perry County, KY to Carter
County, KY in 1859/60. He left Carter County, KY in 1872/73. He then moved to
Olathe, Johnson County, KS and on to Delta County, TX in 1876/77. He then
returned to Carter County, Ky in 1897/98.
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