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John Henry Walker

John Henry Walker[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9]

Male 1856 - 1933  (76 years)

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  • Name John Henry Walker 
    Born 28 Oct 1856  Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4, 9, 10
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Oct 1933  Maple Ave., Aberdeen, Harford Co., Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • 2 Nov. 1933 - J. Harry Walker Obit
      Funeral services for J. Harry Walker were held at the home of his son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Riddle, Aberdeen, Md., on Friday afternoon in charge of the Rev. Fielding, assisted by Dr. Hammond, Felton. A stroke of paralysis was the cause of death. He was aged 76 years. The deceased was well known in Delta, having resided here for several years. Surviving besides his widow, Mrs. Mary Taylor Walker, is one son, Cecil Walker, Havre de Grace; three daughters, Mrs. Helen Riddle, Aberdeen, with whom he resided, Mrs. Mabel Smallwood, Baltimore, and Alice M. Walker, Washington, D.C. Interment was made in Mt. Zion cemetery, near Bel Air.
    Buried 27 Oct 1933  Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, 1643 East Churchville Rd., Bel Air, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I6625  Family
    Last Modified 15 Oct 2018 

    Father John Walker,   b. 1 Mar 1815, Little Britain, Fulton TWP, Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1895, Delta, Peach Bottom TWP, York Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Phoebe Ann Brown,   b. 26 Sep 1821, Chester, Kent Co., Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1902, Ailston, Peach Bottom TWP, York Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 26 Dec 1839  Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5, 11, 12, 13
    Photos
    Slateville Church & Cemetary in Delta, PA
    Slateville Chruch
    Slateville Church & cemetary in Delta, PA where John and Phoebe Walker are buried.
    Slateville Church
    Slateville Church
    Delta, York Co., NC
    Headstones
    John & Phoebe Walker Tombstone
    John & Phoebe Walker Tombstone
    John & Phoebe Walker tombstone at Slateville Church cemetery.
    Family ID F756  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Jane Taylor,   b. 8 Oct 1856, Pine Grove, York Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1936, Maple St., Aberdeen, Harford Co., Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 23 Sep 1883  Slate Ridge Manse P.B., Peach Bottom TWP, York Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 6, 14, 15, 16, 17
    Children 
     1. Louis Walter Walker,   b. 22 Mar 1884, Delta, Peach Bottom TWP, York Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1932, Veterans Home, Elizabeth City, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     2. Cecil Taylor Walker,   b. 27 Sep 1887, Delta, Peach Bottom TWP, York Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1973, York Hospital, York, York Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     3. Mable Elizabeth Walker,   b. 22 May 1892, Delta, Peach Bottom TWP, York Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1973, Laurel, Anne Arundel Co., Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     4. Helen Phoebe Walker,   b. 15 May 1894, Delta, Peach Bottom TWP, York Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1964, Harford Memorial Hospital, Havre de Grace, Harford Co., Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     5. Alice May Walker,   b. 18 May 1896, Delta, Peach Bottom TWP, York Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1978, Baltimore, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     6. Mary Erma Walker,   b. 26 Oct 1900, Flintville, Harford Co., Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1925, Havre de Grace, Harford Co., Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
    Photos
    Harry & Mary J. Walker and grandson Myrle Riddle
    Harry & Mary J. Walker and grandson Myrle Riddle
    Harry & Mary J Walker
    Harry & Mary J Walker
    Headstones
    John H. Walker, wife Mary Jane Taylor and daughters Mary and Alice M. Walker.
    John H. Walker, wife Mary Jane Taylor and daughters Mary and Alice M. Walker.
    Last Modified 15 Oct 2018 
    Family ID F741  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Oct 1856 - Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 27 Oct 1933 - Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, 1643 East Churchville Rd., Bel Air, Maryland Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    John Henry Walker
    Harry Walker head
    John Henry Walker and son Cecil Walker
    John Henry Walker and son Cecil Walker

  • Notes 
    • The Eureka Slate Company recently bought one of the large boilers at the old Whitaker quarry. On Wednesday morning Harry Walker started to haul it to its new location, and the in coming down to the Delta road from the old quarry, boiler and wagon had an upset. No special damage done.
      John, Harry and Maurice Walker advertise a large sale of farm stock and implements next Thursday. They are coming to Delta and will occupy the house recently purchased from W.T. McLaughlin. They will carry on the butchering business.,
      Serenade - On Thursday evening of last week the Delta Cornet Band was driven to the residence of Mr. Lysander W. Finley, of Lower Chanceford TWP, to give him a surprise serenade in honor of his nomination for sheriff of York county. The band played their best and Mr. Finley retuned his thanks in a neat speech, and treated them handsomely. Leaving there the band proceeded to the old Pine Grove church where the Airville Band was holding a festival. Mr. Harry Walker hauled the Delta Band on its rounds.,
      Proctor Bros have just added a new 40 horse power boiler to their slate quarry property. This boiler is for the new special purpose of operating their new cable hoister. The boiler was hauled by Chas. McKee, Harry Walker and Ben. Huston.,
      A good deal of moving takes place in Delta this spring. Rev. J.R. Ramsay moves to the Ramsay mansion, his house to be occupied by Harry Walker.,
      South Delta (Md) Doings - Harry Walker on Monday took a large load of Christmas trees and other evergreens to Baltimore for William Lloyd of Cambris.,
      Harry Walker moved into the house vacated by W.D. Ewell and follows huckstering. Ed Ruff of Bryansville is also running a wagon. Opposition is the life of trade.,
      Harry Walker, who has just rented the farm of John Rush Street, near Taylor, had the misfortune to slip on the ice at his old residence near Clermont Mills on Sunday night, March 10th, breaking his leg badly. There being no medical assistance to be procured nearby hew was placed on a sled and taken to the home of Dr. Thom. Emory, where the fracture was reduced. Mr. Walker formerly lived in Delta.,

  • Sources 
    1. [S81] John Henry Walker Family Bible.

    2. [S193] Alice May Walker Ancestor List, Alice May Walker.

    3. [S1534] Marriage, John “Harry” Walker & Mary J. Taylor, (Unknown - Was in the possession of Thelma Fowler Sherbs).

    4. [S395] Census, 1860 York Co., Pennsylvania - John Walker Jr, (17 Jun 1860 Federal Filmed ).

    5. [S812] Census, 1870 York Co., Pennsylvania - John Walker Jr, (US Government 1870).

    6. [S26] Census, 1900 Harford Co., Maryland - John H Walker, (US Government 19 Jun 1900).

    7. [S2] Census, 1920 Harford Co., Maryland - John H Walker, (US Government 24 Jan 1920).

    8. [S1200] Census, 1930 Harford Co., Maryland - Walter L. Riddle, (US Government 25 Apr 1930).

    9. [S2953] Death Certificate - Maryland: John H. Walker.

    10. [S26] Census, 1900 Harford Co., Maryland - John H Walker, (US Government 19 Jun 1900), Vol. 33 E.D. 154 Sheet 18 Line 31.

    11. [S195] Glen P. Zech Letter, Glen P. Zech 4081 Robin Hood Dr., York, Pennsylvania 17404-9417.

    12. [S394] Census, 1850 Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania - John Walker, Jr, (US Government 19 Aug 1850).

    13. [S601] Census, 1880 York Co., Pennsylvania - John Walker Jr, (US Government 1880).

    14. [S81] John Henry Walker Family Bible, Bible states that they were married on 21 Sep. 1883.

    15. [S119] South Central Pennsylvania Genealogical Society, S.C.P.G.S., John T. Tayor information gathered by Bob Jones.

    16. [S1494] Obituary, Mary Jane Walker, (1936).

    17. [S2] Census, 1920 Harford Co., Maryland - John H Walker, (US Government 24 Jan 1920), 1920 Census Harford Co., MD. Vol. 47 E.D. 88 Sheet 13 Line 86.