Talk:Walker Tapestry


John Walker, Cherokee Indian Chief [11 October 2011]

A John Walker is included in a list of Cherokee Indian Chiefs who received payment from the Cherokee Indian Agency in Tennessee. The date of payment was 6 Sep 1801. Place mentioned is So. West Point. Image on fold3 [1] from NARA M208, roll 0013, Records of the Cherokee Indian Agency in Tennessee, 1801-1835', Record: Cherokee Receipts, May 31, 1801-Nov 18, 1802 Record Group 75.--Beth 12:33, 11 October 2011 (EDT)


William Walker, Blount Co., TN [21 January 2012]

William Walker is mentioned in a mortgage as a tenant of some land formerly held by a William Chisholm. The mortgage is on David Taylor and held by David Craig and Captain John Alexander. Dated 26 Aug 1797. Found on Family Search: [2]. --Beth 09:22, 21 January 2012 (EST)

Thanks Beth. I'll pursue this a bit. This is probably a grandson of John Walker Indian Killer. he did have a son William "the Wyandotte", but that William was CBI'd, is well accounted for, and never lived in TN. Q 10:50, 21 January 2012 (EST)
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