In February of 1749 Robert Breckinridge, Sheriff of Old Augusta was directed to "execute a process" on John Walker, pursuant to a lawsuit by Andrew Campbell. Breckinridge told the court
Being four of same name, I knew not which to execute process on, Robert Breckinridge.
Genealogist can perhaps sympathize with Breckinridge's predicament as we frequently encounter records for people we are searching, but are left unsure of whether they pertain to the person sought or "some other John Walker". In the specific case of John Walker in Old Augusta during this time period we find numerous records for "John Walker". Some can be clearly associated with specific individuals, most can not...at least no easily.
The following is a list of John Walkers known, or at least commonly believed to be in Old Augusta between 1738 and shortly after 1800.
Given their DOB's we have only a few choices for these other John Walker's: