Descendants of William Walker
Generation No. 1
1. WILLIAM WALKER was born
'William Walker, mariner of Rottington married Mary Newby single woman of Whitehaven,
1841 Census for Marlboro Street, Whitehaven
Mary Walker 25 Independent Means
Henry Walker 5
Ruth Walker 3
John Walker 3 months
It was a co-incidence that the next door neighbour was Anne Benson 60 Widow and son Jonathon Benson 19 and Mary called her next daughter Anne Benson Walker.
1851 Census for 12 Marlboro St, Whitehaven
Mary Walker, head, married, 35, mariners wife, born, Whitehaven
Ruth Walker, daughter, 12, scholar, born Whitehaven
Ann B Walker, Daughter, 8, scholar, born Whitehaven
Eleanor Walker, daughter, 6, scholar, born Whitehaven
Richard Walker, son, 3, scholar, born Whitehaven
Isaac P Walker, son, 2, scholar, born Whitehaven
John Newby, father, w, 78, coal mine colliery steward, born Lancashire, Brougton
Children of WILLIAM WALKER and MARY NEWBY are:
i. HENRY WALKER, b.
ii. RUTH WALKER, b. 1838.
iii. JOHN WALKER, b. 1841.
iv. ANNE BENSON WALKER, b.
v. RICHARD WALKER, b. 1848.
(Richard is on the 1881 Census for Cleator as a grocery Assistant boarding with George Coates)
Richard WALKER M Male 33 Whitehaven, Cumberland, England Grocers Assistant
he says he is married but we have not been able to find who he married, to date.)
vi. ISAAC PARK WALKER, b.
vii. WILLIAM WALKER, b.
(we don't know what happened to the rest of the children ).