WALKER, Francis (1764-1806)

WALKER, FRANCIS, (brother of John Walker), a Representative from Virginia; born at ``Castle Hill,'' near Cobham, Albemarle County, Va., June 22, 1764; magistrate of Albemarle County; colonel of the Eighty-eighth Regiment, Virginia Militia; member of the State house of delegates 1788-1791 and 1797-1801; elected to the Third Congress (March 4, 1793-March 3, 1795); died at ``Castle Hill,'' near Cobham, Va., in March 1806; interment in the family cemetery at ``Castle Hill.''

Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Papers: In the William C. Rives Papers, ca. 1674-1939, approximately 50,400 items.
The papers include the papers of Francis Walker 1760-1795. These are microfilm copies of the originals at the University of Virginia.


University of Virginia Library
Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library
Charlottesville, VA
Papers: In the Thomas Jefferson Papers, 1781, 1 item.
Commission to Francis Walker from May 26, 1781, appointing him ensign in the Virginia militia.

Papers: In the Thomas Jefferson Papers, 1790, 1 item.
A letter from Thomas Jefferson to Francis Walker written on November 3, 1790.

Papers: In the Page and Walker Families Papers, 1742-1886, amount unknown.
Persons represented include Francis Walker.

Papers: In the William C. Rives Papers, ca. 1674-1939, approximately 50,400 items.
The papers include the papers of Francis Walker, 1760-1795.

Papers: In Thomas Walker papers, 1742-1886. ca. 250 items.
Unpublished guide in repository.