James Walker

ID # 1313, (1824-1899)
BirthJames Walker was born in 1824 at Scotland. 
MarriageHe married Christina Vrooman, daughter of Arents Schuyler Depeyster Vrooman and Mary Douglas, on 4 April 1849 at Garafraxa Township.
The Wellington District Marriage Register is to be found at the Wellington County Museum in Fergus. The museum has placed it on microfilm. This is not to be found at the Archives of Ontario in Toronto. A transcription of this register has been done by Dan Walker & Fawne Stratford-Devai and is entitled The Marriage Registers of Upper Canada / Canada West, Wellington District, Volume 9: Part 1, 1840-1852, Global Heritage Press, Milton, 2000.

Page 73 under marriages by Rev'd Hugh Main reads:

James Walker, farmer, to Christian Vrooman, daughter of Aaron D. Vrooman, farmer, all of Garafraxa, 4 Apr 1849, by licence.

Unusually, this registration favours us with the name of the bride's father.
DeathHe died in 1899. 
BurialHe was buried at Belsyde Cemetery, Fergus, Ontario. 
NoteA death registration for James has not been found. His year of death is taken from a transcription of his gravestone in Belsyde Cemetery, Fergus. 

Children of James Walker and Christina Vrooman

Last Edited9 Oct 2017