DESCENDANTS OF WILLIAM WALKER

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                           Don Norman

 

1.WILLIAM WALKER

 

    William Walker was born in Greenbrier County VA in 1784. He married

Margaret Burdette in VA September 12, 1808. Margaret, a daughter of

William and Sarah (Cornwell) Burdette, was born in 1789.

 

Known children of William and Margaret (Burdette) Walker.

 

  2.  (1). William Patterson       b.Jan 19 1827   d.Jun 19 1897

         m.Rachel Delilah Samples

         m.Sarah (Samples) Jones Apr 13, 1876

         m.Nancy J. (Samples) Evans May 26 1881

 

2.WILLIAM PATTERSON WALKER     1.WILLIAM WALKER

 

     William Patterson Walker was born in Kanawha County, VA (WV)

January 19, 1827 and died June 19, 1897.  He married Delilah

Samples, a daughter of Peter and Laurena (Smith) Samples. Delilah

was born in 1827 and died in 1875.

    William married Sarah (Samples) Jones April 13, 1876.  Sarah,

a daughter of Peter and Laurena (Smith) Samples, was born about

1828.  She was the widow of John Jones.

    William married Nancy J. (Samples) Evans May 26, 1881.

 

Children of William Patterson and Delilah (Samples) Walker.

 

  3.  (1). Anderson                b.Apr    1848   d.Feb 18 1913

        m.Angeline Samples

 

  4.  (2). Delilah Cordelia        b        1854   d.       1929

        m.James H. Williams

 

  5.  (3). Albert Burton           b.       1856

         m.Mahala King

         m.S.F. -----

 

  6.  (4). Indiana                 b.Apr    1857   d.May  3 1925

        m.Floyd J. Samples

 

  7.  (5). John                    b.       1860   d.       1925

        m.Minerva White

        m. Susan Jones

 

  8.  (6). Willis Wilbur           b.       1862

        m.Ellen Margaret King.

        m.Sarah A. Walker

 

  9.  (7). Sarah E.                b.       1865

        m.John Blakey

 

 10.  (8). Martha E.               b.       1866   d.       1885

        m.Levi J. Reed

 

 11.  (9). Mary J.                 b.       1873

        m.Jeremiah N. "Jerry" Goad

 

 12. (10). Lovell

        m.Ollie Procious

 

 13. (11). Lydia,

        m.Hayes A. Samples

 

 14. (12). Calbert Cal

 

 

3.ANDERSON WALKER     3.ANDERSON WALKER   2.WILLIAM PATTERSON WALKER

1.WILLIAM WALKER

 

    Anderson "Lant" Walker, a son of William Patterson and Delilah

(Samples) Walker, was born in April 1848 and died Febraury 18, 1913. He

married Angeline Samples. Angeline, a daughter of Andrew and Eveline

(Ashley) Samples, was born in September 1851 and died in 1918.

    The 1900 Clay County WV census stated that Anderson and Angeline had

been married 34 years and that Angeline had had 15 children and 14 were

living.

 

Known children of Anderson and Angeline (Samples) Walker.

 

 14.  (1). Lewis C.                b.c.     1870

 

 15.  (2). James R.                b.c.     1871

 

 16.  (3). Rosa M.                 b.c.     1871

 

 17.  (4). Delilah E.              b.c.     1874

 

 18.  (5). Virginia B.             b.c.     1876

 

 19.  (6). Sarah V.                b.c.     1878

 

 20.  (7). W.W.                    b.May    1880

 

 21.  (8). Daniel Dennis           b.Mar    1883

         m. Stella Elizabeth Harper

 

 22.  (9). Nancy E.                b.Apr    1885

 

 23. (10). Martha A.               b.Mar    1887

 

 24. (11). Perry A.                b.Feb    1889

 

 25. (12). Thomas B.               b.Jan    1891

 

 26. (13). Ira E.                  b.Dec    1892

 

 27. (14). George T.               b.Feb    1895

 

 

4.DELILAH CORDELIA WALKER   2.WILLIAM PATTERSON WALKER     1.WILLIAM

WALKER

 

    Delilah Cordelia Walker, a daughter of William Patterson and Delilah

(Samples) Walker, was born in Clay County, VA (WV) in November 1849 and

died in 1929. She married James H. William. James was born in VA in

March 1848.

 

Children of James H. and Delilah Cordelia (Walker) Williams.

 

 28.  (1). Rachel Delilah

        m.--- Myers

 

 29.  (2). Oma Esta                b.Jan    1883

        m.Abraham Grant Sams

 

 30.  (3). Ewell                   b.Jul    1887

 

 31.  (4). James                   b.Jun    1889

 

 32.  (5). Martha                  b.Aug    1891

 

 

5.ALBERT BURTON WALKER   2.WILLIAM PATTERSON WALKER     1.WILLIAM WALKER

 

    Albert Burton Walker, a son of William Patterson and Delilah

(Samples) Walker, was born in 1856. He married Mahala King. Mahala, a

daughter of Jonathan and Rebecca (Reed) King, was born in 1861 and died

about 1895. In the 1900 Clay County WV census, Albert is listed with

wife S.F., 48 years old, to whom he had been married 4 years.

 

Known children of Albert Burton and Mahala (King) Walker.

 

 33.  (1). Mary E.                 b.c.     1878

 

 34.  (2). William E.              b.c.     1879

 

 35.  (3). Curtis                  b.       1882

 

 36.  (4). Nancy C.                b.       1886

 

 37.  (5). Russell                 b.       1887

 

 38.  (6). Margaret                b.       1891

 

 

6.INDIANA WALKER   2.WILLIAM PATTERSON WALKER     1.WILLIAM WALKER

 

    Indiana Walker, a daughter of William Patterson and Delilah

(Samples) Walker, was born in April 1857 and died May 3, 1925. She

married Floyd Jacob "Big Floyd" Samples. Floyd, a son of Andrew and

Melcina (Ashley) Samples, was born in April 1854 and died in 1925.

 

Children of Floyd Jacob and Indiana (Walker) Samples.

 

 39.  (1) Anna Laurie             b.Apr  1 1877   d.        1935

           m.George David Samples.

 

 40.  (2) Robert A.               b.Jan 19 1879   d.Feb  5 1916

 

 41.  (3) William Lovell          b.Jun 13 1881   d.        1952

           m.Alma McKown.

 

 42.  (4) Anderson                b.Oct 28 1883   d.        1958

           m.Ophelia Victoria Corbett.

 

 43.  (5) Martha E.               b.Dec 16 1886   d.Jun 17 1971

           m.George Samples.

 

 44.  (6) Florence                b.Jun 15 1888

           m.Albert Pauley.

 

 45.  (7) James                   b.May  1 1890   d.Oct 26 1959

           m.Emma Burdette Dec 27 1914

 

 46.  (8) Minnie                  b.Jun 15 1892

           m.Frank Ferrell

           m.Okey Cummings

           m.Jesse Mullins.

 

 47.  (9) Myrtle Jane             b.May 13 1894   d.Jan 10 1988

 

 48. (10) Frona May               b.May  2 1896   d.July 10 1983

           m.Alfred M. Sams.

 

 49. (11) Victoria A.             b.Nov  1 1900

           m.William Stump.

 

 

7.JOHN WALKER    2.WILLIAM PATTERSON WALKER     1.WILLIAM WALKER

 

    John Walker, a son of William Patterson and Delilah (Samples)

Walker, was born in March 1860 and died in 1925. He married Ninerva

White. Minerva was born in February 1861.

John's second wife was Susan Jones.

 

Known children of John and Minerva (White) Walker.

 

 50.  (1). E.O. (f)                b.May    1884

 

 51.  (2). Harmison                b.Mar    1886

 

 52.  (3). V.D.                    b.Apr    1888

 

 53.  (4). Alonzo                  b.Feb    1890

 

 54.  (5). Leslie                  b.Jun    1892

 

 55.  (6). James                   b.Jul    1894

 

 56.  (7). Mo ----                 b.Feb    1897

 

 57.  (8). Roy                     b.Feb    1899

 

8.WILLIS WILBUR WALKER     2.WILLIAM PATTERSON WALKER

1.WILLIAM WALKER

 

     Willis Wilbur Walker, a son of William Patterson and Delilah

(Samples) Walker, was born in 1862.  He first married Ellen

Margaret King and after her death, married a widow, Sarah A.

Walker

 

Children on Willis Wilbur and Ellen Margaret (King) Walker.

 

 58.  (1). William Patrick         b.Jul 12 1878   d.Oct 14 1953

        m.Myrtle Lilly

         m.Martha M. Mullins Jul 19 1927

 

 59.  (2). Oscar Nathaniel                         d.Mar 10 1954

         m.Julia A. -------

 

11.MARY J. WALKER     2.WILLIAM PATTERSON WALKER     1.WILLIAM

WALKER

 

    Mary Walker, a daughter of William Patterson and Delilah

(Samples) Walker, was born in VA about 1854.  She married

Jeremiah N. "Jerry" Goad in Clay County WV September 18, 1873.

Jerry, a son of Alexander H. and Elizabeth (Neal) Goad, was born

in VA about 1852.

 

Children of Jeremiah N. "Jerry" and Mary (Walker) Goad.

 

 60.  (1). Alexander                b.       1887  d.       1938

          m.Donna Procious

 

 61.  (2). Jack

 

21.DANIEL DENNIS WALKER   3.ANDERSON WALKER     3.ANDERSON WALKER   2.WILLIAM

PATTERSON WALKER   1.WILLIAM WALKER

 

Daniel Dennis Walker, a son of Anderson and Angeline (Samples) Walker, was born in WV in March 1883. He married Stella Elizabeth Harper. Stella was a daughter of Christopher and Rhoda (Patrick) Harper.

 

Known child of Daniel Dennis and Strella Elizabeth (Harper) Walker.

 

 62.  (1). Phyllis Pauline          b. May 16 1916   d.Jan 19 1999

   m. William Curtis Samples

 

58.WILLIAM PATRICK WALKER     8.WILLIS WILBUR WALKER     2.WILLIAM

PATTERSON WALKER   1.WILLIAM WALKER

 

     William Patrick Walker, a son of Willis Wilbur and Ellen Margaret

(King) Walker, was born July 12, 1878 and died October 14, 1953.  He

married Myrtle Lilly. He married Martha M. Mullins July 19, 1927.

 

Children of William Patrick and Myrtle (Lilly) Walker.

 

 63.  (1). Nora Ellen              b.Sep   1 1906

         m.Bolton Matheney

 

 64.  (2). Elsie

 

 65.  (3). Lawrence                b.Sep 30 1908   d.Mar 13 1979

         m.Sarah E. Warner  (Jun 18 1911-May 20 1989)

 

 66.  (4). Lessie

 

 67.  (5). Cecil

 

 68.  (6). Earl

 

 69.  (7). Charles

 

 70.  (8). Eula

 

 71.  (9). Virgil O.               b.       1919   d.       1978

         m.Madalyn M. Carroll

 

 72. (10). Destil George

 

 

63.NORA ELLEN WALKER     58.WILLIAM PATRICK WALKER     8.WILLIS WILBUR

WALKER     2.WILLIAM PATTERSON WALKER     1.WILLIAM WALKER

 

    Nora Ellen Walker, a daughter of William Patrick and Myrtle

(Lilly) Walker, was born at Cannelton, WV, September 1, 1906.

She married Bolton A. Matheney, son of Enos Russell and Mary

Lundie (Foreman) Matheney.  Bolton was born at Porter, WV

September 16, 1907 and died July 2, 1972.

 

Children of Bolton A. and Nora Ellen (Walker) Matheney.

 

 73.  (1). Mary Pauline            b.Jan 24 1933

        m.Okey F. White

 

 74.  (2). Doris Marie

 

 75.  (3). Lilly Bell

 

 76.  (4). Helen Jean

 

 77.  (5). James Patrick

 

 78.  (6). Anna Mae

 

 79.  (7). Thomas William

 

 

71.VIRGIL O. WALKER    58.WILLIAM PATRICK WALKER     8.WILLIS WILBUR

WALKER     1.WILLIAM PATTERSON WALKER

 

    Virgil O. Walker, a son of William Patrick and Myrtle (Lilly)

Walker, was born in 1919 and died in 1978. He married Madalyn M.

Carroll. Madalyn, a daughter of William G. and Virgie (Mullins) Carroll,

was born in 1920.

 

Known children of Virgil O. and Madalyn M. (Carroll) Walker.

 

 80.  (1). Thomas E.               b.       1949   d.       1975

         m.Karen -----

         m.Cathy ----

 

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

 

Graham, Carolyn, "Descendants of James Burdette"

Hibbs, V. Kay, "Clay County Family Cemeteries" Volume 1, p.36

Dawson, Hubert, "Twistabout and Thereabout"

"History of Clay County WV 1989" p.171

Norman, Don, "Descendants of Charles King", "Descendants of George

Sams", "Descendants of Samuel Alexander Samples", “Descendants of James Harper”

"Now and Then"  Clay County Landmarks Commission Winter 1991

Thoburn, Carolyn (Samples), e-mail to Don Norman Oct 24 2003

1880, 1900 Clay County WV census

 

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