Dr. John Wesley Walker1,2

Male, #5078, (14 Mar 1823 - 18 Nov 1887)
Father*John Walker (c 1797 - )
Mother*Sarah Tindell (c 1799 - )
Birth*14 Mar 1823 John was born on 14 Mar 1823.2 
Marriage*1 Dec 1846 He married Lucinda Council Culpepper at Houston Co., Georgia, on 1 Dec 1846 at age 23.3 
Photographedsay 1855 He was photographed say 1855.2
John Wesley Walker
1880 Census1 Jun 1880 John was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Blackfork, Scott Co., Arkansas.4 
Photographed*say 1885 He was photographed say 1885.2
John Wesley Walker
Death*18 Nov 1887 He died at Le Flore Co., Oklahoma, on 18 Nov 1887 at age 64.2 
Burial*say 20 Nov 1887 His body was interred say 20 Nov 1887 at Short Mountain Cemetery, Le Flore Co., Oklahoma.2 
Biography* John. W. was educated in medicine and became a doctor. They remained in Georgia, where five of their children were born, until 1858, when they moved to Louisiana. Three of their children were born there. Then they moved to Lamar Co., TX, where one child was born. They moved to Scott Co., AR, where two children were born. Between 1880 and 1887 they moved to Brooken in Indian Territory.2 
Reunion9 Jul 2006 A reunion has been held annually for over 50 years for the descendants of: (1) Samuel Huston Culpepper, including the Henry B. and William N. Culpepper families, and (2) Lucinda Council Culpepper and John Wesly Walker. Any Culpepper descendent wishing to come is welcome! For many years it was held in July at the Coleman Park. The 2008 reunion has been canceled due to the economy and high gas prices.5 

Family

Lucinda Council Culpepper (1 Apr 1832 - 22 Jul 1896)
Marriage*1 Dec 1846 He married Lucinda Council Culpepper at Houston Co., Georgia, on 1 Dec 1846 at age 23.3 
Last Edited12 Oct 2004

Citations

  1. E-mail written 1999 to Lew Griffin from Marilyn Smith, Blanca, CO.
  2. E-mail written 2000-2001 to Lew Griffin from Clyde Walker, e-mail address.
  3. Ancestry.com, compiler, Georgia Marriages to 1850, Online database at Ancestry.com, 1997.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/2085a.htm
    Lucinda C. Culpeper and John W. Walker on 1 Dec 1846 in Houston Co., GA.
  4. Source:     FHL Film 1254056 National Archives Film T9-0056 Page 432D

         Relation     Sex     Marr     Race     Age     Birthplace

    John WALKER     Self     M     M     W     57     GA      Occ:     Farmer     Fa: GA     Mo: GA
    Lucinda WALKER     Wife     F     M     W     48     GA     Occ:     Keeping House     Fa: GA     Mo: GA
    Eddy WALKER     Son     M     S     W     19     LA     Occ:     At Home     Fa: GA     Mo: GA
    William WALKER     Son     M     S     W     17     LA     Occ:     At Home     Fa: GA     Mo: GA
    Robert WALKER     Son     M     S     W     15     LA     Occ:     At Home     Fa: GA     Mo: GA
    Joseph WALKER     Son     M     S     W     10     TX     Occ:     At Home     Fa: GA     Mo: GA
    Lilla WALKER     Dau     F     S     W     7     AR     Occ:     At Home     Fa: GA     Mo: GA
    Leana WALKER     Dau     F     S     W     5     AR     Occ:     At Home     Fa: GA     Mo: GA
    Walker DELPHINE     Other     F     S     B     42     SC     Occ:     House Servant     Fa: SC     Mo: SC
    Olla DELPHINE     Other     F     S     B     16     LA     Occ:     House Servant     Fa: SC     Mo: SC.
  5. E-mail written 1996-2007 to Lew Griffin & Warren Culpepper from Patsy Gay Culpepper Roberts (#6442), e-mail address.