James Walker was born 28 April 1869 in St Albans, New South Wales, Australia to John Joseph Walker (1836-1890) and Jane Elizabeth Jurd (1839-1879) and died 18 September 1937 Singleton, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. He married Mary Ann Sternbeck (1874-1949) 1893 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.


Offspring of James Walker and Mary Ann Sternbeck (1874-1949)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Lily Annabel Walker (1894-1986)
Twibble Keith Walker (1897-1987)
Laura Walker (1899-1984)
Ivy Walker (1901-1905)
Herbert Walker (1903-1953)
Elva Joyce Walker (1904-1941)
Doris May Walker (1907-)
Owen James Walker (1913-1960)



Mr. James Walker a well-known and highly-esteemed resident of Whittingham died suddenly on Saturday, following a collapse while having a cup of tea at his home. He had, however been in failing health for some time and his demise has caused widespread sorrow amongst a large circle of friends. Deceased was born at St. Albans on the M'Donald River, 69 years ago, and with the exception of a few years at Dungog has been engaged in farming pursuits in this district.

He leaves a wife and seven children, as follows: Mrs A. Searl, Hexham; Mrs R. Haggarty, Whittingham; Mrs J. S. Haggarty, Dungog; Miss Walker, Whittingham, and Messrs Herbert, Tweed Heads; Keith, and Owen, Whittingham.

The funeral left at 10 a.m. this morning for the Methodist cemetery, Rev. T. M. Taylor officiating and Messrs Partridge Bros, were in charge of funeral arrangements.

Singleton Argus, 20 September 1937, page 2

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