Posted By:Hugh Adams
Subject:WALKER 's 1850's Gulf Coast Area
Post Date:November 27, 2001 at 07:40:17
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Forum:Victoria County, TX Genealogy Forum
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Unable to find in 1850 or 1860 census. Please if you have information about this George Walker or ANY RELATED WALKERS and two of their children, William P WALKER, and Annie WALKER let me know.

George Wellington WALKER b:?,MO?, d:5 Dec 1863 Knoxville, TN
+Deborah LAYTON b:18 Oct 1822 Middlesex Co., NJ - d:1863 Bastrop Co., TX [married 23 Sep 1852, Matagorda Co., TX]
.....William P Walker b:18 Aug 1853 Matagorda Co., TX - last known 1880 Census, Matagorda Co., TX with Fletcher Layton (uncle)
.....Annie B Walker b:8 Mar 1856 Bastrop Co., TX - last know 1870 Census, Matagorda Co., TX with John Wendelle
.....Lorenso Dow Walker b:11 Aug 1857 Bastrop Co., TX - d: 9 Oct 1935 St. Bernard Ph., LA
.....John Henry Walker b:19 Mar 1859 Bastrop Co., TX - d:31 Aug 1899 St. Landry Ph., LA
.....Edwin Walker b:8 Jan 1861 Bastrop Co., TX - d:Abt 1862 Bastrop Co., TX

George W. Walker died in the Civil War.
Company was organized in Travis County, Texas, enrolled at Camp Clark, Tex., July 11, 1861, and mustered into the Confederate service "for the war" at Richmond, Va., on Sept.16, 1861, by 2Lt. Wailer R. Bullock, CSA.
Key (1) Original member of Company. (2) Paroled at Appomattox. K (Killed), W (Wounded), POW (Prisoner of War) AWOL (Absent Without Leave)
WALKER, G. W. - Enl., Bastrop, Tex., Apr. 5, 1862: W., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863): W. & POW, Knoxville, Dec. 1, 1863: Died at Fed. hosp. (Middle Brook) near Knoxville, Dec. 5, 1863.