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Walker, David

Posted by ceddleman 
Walker, David
February 24, 2007 09:41PM
The Times of Long Ago, Barren County, Kentucky. By Franklin Gorin. John
P. Morton & Company Incorporated, 1929. Published originally in the
Glasgow Weekly Times, 1870's. p. 88.

David Walker came here from Jessamine County, Ky. He was of good family,
and an energetic and industious man of easy circumstances. After Allen
County was formed, in 1815, he was appointed Clerk of the Circuit and
Courts, which offices he held during life, discharging the duties of both
faithfully for about twenty years.
He engaged in the mercantile business in Scottsville. He entered and took
up many vacant lands south of Green River, with the assistance of Daniel
Curd.
He was kind to his relations, hospitable to all, and a kind and humane
master. He married Mary Hawkins, a most estimable and faithful wife, about
the year 1820. She is still living in Logan County, much loved and
esteemed by all her relatives and friends.
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