Alexander Walker, I

Male 1805 - 1881  (~ 76 years)


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  • Name Alexander Walker  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
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    Born Bef. 12 May 1805  Derries, Drumhome, Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • According to his Baptism.
    Gender Male 
    Arrival Abt. 1839  Peterborough, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    According to LWH letter. "I believe they first came to Petersborough and Durham Co, late coming to Grey Co, Holland Twp. near Massie. Eventually they came to Arran Twp., Bruce Co. near Tara." 
    Residence 1852  Holland, Grey, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1861  Holland, Grey, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1871  Holland, Grey, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1881  Arran, Bruce, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died Aft. 1881 
    Person ID I242033307192  Our Family Tree
    Last Modified 25 Jan 2022 

    Father Francis Walker + p??, II,   b. Abt. 1769, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Anne Hindman +,   b. Abt. 1771, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 6 Aug 1789  Drumhome, Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • Also according to baptismal records of their 10 children (that they married).
    Family ID F4195  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hannah Love,   b. Abt. 1802, Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef. 1881, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Children 
     1. Francis Walker,   b. Abt. 1830, Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Andrew Walker,   b. Abt. 1832, Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. John Walker, I,   b. May 1838, Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1904, Bruce, Chippewa, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years)
     4. Alexander Walker #, II,   b. Abt. 1840, At Sea, Atlantic Ocean Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1923, Bruce, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years)
     5. William Walker,   b. Abt. 1842
     6. Robert Walker,   b. Abt. 1846, Donegal, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 25 Jan 2022 
    Family ID F5620  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Bef. 12 May 1805 - Derries, Drumhome, Donegal, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsArrival - According to LWH letter. "I believe they first came to Petersborough and Durham Co, late coming to Grey Co, Holland Twp. near Massie. Eventually they came to Arran Twp., Bruce Co. near Tara." - Abt. 1839 - Peterborough, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Record is Holland Township. His brother Francis and David Virtue are listed immediately below him on the page. - 1852 - Holland, Grey, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Record is Holland Township. Marital Status: Married. Relation to Head of House: Head. - 1861 - Holland, Grey, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Marital Status: Married. Record is Holland Township, Grey. - 1871 - Holland, Grey, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Marital Status: Widowed. - 1881 - Arran, Bruce, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S709808619] 1851 Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Year: 1851; Census Place: Holland, Grey County, Canada West (Ontario); Schedule: A; Roll: C_11723; Page: 31; Line: 31.

    2. [S-1693089197] 1871 Census of Canada, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Year: 1871; Census Place: Holland, Grey North, Ontario; Roll: C-9953; Page: 28; Family No: 93.

    3. [S-1693089180] 1881 Census of Canada, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Year: 1881; Census Place: Arran, Bruce North, Ontario; Roll: C_13275; Page: 21; Family No: 91.

    4. [S709731164] 1861 Census of Canada, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Library and Archives Canada; Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; Census Returns For 1861; Roll: C-1027-1028.

    5. [S706626804] Michigan, Death Records, 1867-1950, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.), Michigan Department of Community Health, Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics; Lansing, Michigan.

    6. [S709725701] Michigan, Death Records, 1897-1920, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.), The Library of Michigan; Michigan Death Records Project; Rolls: 1-302; Archive Barcode/Item Number: 30000008530846; Roll Number: 67; Certificate Number: 9.

    7. [S-1693089142] Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1801-1928, Ancestry.com and Genealogical Research Library (Brampton, Ontario, Canada), (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.), Archives of Ontario; Toronto, Ontario, Canada; County Marriage Registers, 1858-June 1869; Reel: 6.

    8. [S733392668] RootsIreland Church Baptism/Birth, www.rootsireland.ie.
      Name: Alexander Walker
      Date of Birth:
      Date of Baptism: 12 May 1805
      Gender: Male
      Address: Toobrack Derries
      Parish/District: Drumhome
      County: Donegal
      Denomination: Church of Ireland
      Father: Francis Walker
      Mother: Anna Hindman
      Father's Occupation: Not Given
      Minister: Not Given

    9. [S733392456] RootsIreland Church Marriage, www.rootsireland.ie.
      Date of Marriage: 6 Aug 1789
      Parish/District: Drumhome
      County: Donegal
      Husband
      Name: Frances Walker
      Address: Killymard
      Denomination: Church of Ireland
      Wife
      Name: Anne Hindman
      Address: Derries
      Denomination: Church of Ireland
      Husband's Father
      Name: ng Walker
      Husband's Mother
      Name: Not Given
      Wife's Father
      Name: John Hindman
      Wife's Mother
      Name: Not Given