Facts and Events
William Walker was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia
Revolutionary War Pension Information
Information from “Virginia/West Virginia Genealogical Data from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Records”, Vol. 6, compiled by Patrick G. Wardell, Lt. Col. U.S. Army Ret. :
- Walker, William, born 3/1759 in Bedford County, Virginia; entered service 1778 in Botetourt County, Virginia, where resided, in Virginia company; entered service 1780 in Virginia regiment; resided Botetourt County, Virginia after Revolutionary War for 3 years, then to Mecklenburg County, Virginia, then to Knox County, Tennessee, for abt. 18 years, then to Preble County, Ohio, for few Years, thence to Darke County, Ohio, where received Pension in 1833; clergyman James Davis made affidavit there then he knew soldier back in Virginia; query letter in file 1939 from Lena Walker (Mrs. R.T.) Bowen, Bluefield, West Virginia. F-S7800, R2477.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 http://worldconnect.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=charlou10&id=I61