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Signature of Edward B. Walker Genealogy of Edward B. Walker
1756-1838, Duplin County, North Carolina - Sullivan, Claiborne, Hancock Counties, Tennessee


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Edward B. Walker Updates

Older updates follow:

22 March 2009

Added family Bible images for Robert Taylor Walker. Updated my contact information for my new physical address. Revised opening page and added link to my Cocke County Connections blog.

24 February 2009

Uploaded major update of my Family Fileoffsite link to WorldConnect.

24 July 2008

Additional Jones family pictures added. Added family Bible images for Nicholas Nicholby Sneed. Added article by Earl Adams on the role of Calvin Ramsey in the settlement of the estate of Edward Walker, Jr. Made minor updates to the biographies of William and Edward Franklin Walker based on Earl's reseach. Uploaded major update of my Family Fileoffsite link to WorldConnect.

16 May 2008

Added family Bible information for Benjamin Franklin Farmer. Added Henderson Grant map for early Powell's Valley. Added TVA Reservation maps for north and south sides of Flint Creek.

7 September 2007

Added TVA Reservation maps for Straight Creek, Bear Creek, and Big Barren Creek in Claiborne County. Uploaded major update of my Family Fileoffsite link to WorldConnect, including additional work on Edward B.'s possible son William and various Cocke County lines related to me maternally.

27 July 2007

Fixed links to pictures of Edward Walker Jr.'s house and others on Picasa at Google which broke due to a recent programming change at RootsWeb. See all my Picasa albums.

11 July 2007

Added a new page for other families related to me but only in recent generations and not connected in the earlier era in Claiborne County. Started with my complete collection of source documents and photos of the Pleasant Ferguson Jones family of Jonesville/Oliver Springs, Tennessee.

28 May 2007

Connie Davenport has provided unidentified photos probably related to the Southerland, Munsey, and Nicely families in the Grainger/Claiborne/Union Counties area. If you can identify any of the people in the photos, please contact me.

20 May 2007

Photos of various landmarks in the Mulberry Gap area added. Also added Tips on Maps and Photos.

19 May 2007

Many additional photos of Edward Walker, Jr.'s, house. Walker Map of Mulberry Area (beta)offsite link graphic added.

10 May 2007

Update to the Mystery of Martha Gillus (Walker) Clarkson. Dillis R. Bolton provided the details behind the proof of her first marriage. Her true parentage, though, is still a mystery.

4 May 2007

New photographs of Norma, Tennessee.

2 May 2007

1937 phone book for New Tazewell, Cumberland Gap, Middlesboro, Pineville, and Harlan. 1937 phone book for Newport, Tennessee.

1 May 2007

New Letters and Diaries: From Anna Day (1912) and Samuel Brown Walker (1901) to William Anderson Walker and his wife, Mary Jane (Liford). From Missouri, 1886-1888: letters to Isaac Walker from his children Daniel, Joseph, and Rachel.

30 April 2007

Letter from Andrew Calvin Walker to his uncle Isaac Walker; from Forkvale in 1890. See Letters and Diaries.


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