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 Nathaniel Johnson Walker & Frances Davis Hampton

Nathaniel Johnson Walker, son of William Jackson & Julia (White) Walker was born Feb. 28, 1856 and died May 8, 1921 [death certificate states birth Feb. 2]. On Aug. 18, 1881 at Poplar Branch, he married Frances 'Fannie' Davis Hampton, daughter of Nathaniel N. Hampton & Frances A. Ballance [see the N.N, Hampton Bible].  Fannie was born Apr. 9, 1863 and died July 30, 1930 death certificate. They had the following four children:
1) Essie Virginia Walker (1884-1908)
   2) Clarence Eugene Walker (1887-1945)
   3) William Nathaniel "Bill" Walker (1891-1951)
   4) Carl Hampton Walker, Sr. (1898-1962)

Nathaniel Johnson Walker at different stages of his life.

Left - Frances "Fannie" Hampton as a child
Right - more than likely Fannie's  sister, Julia Elizabeth Hampton, who was born Aug. 16, 1859, married William Knox Jones on May 29. 1878, and died Aug. 25, 1903.  Julia & William are buried in the Williams-Sawyer Cemetery in Barco, NC.

Fannie as a young lady An older Fannie
Fannie with son William Nathaniel "Bill" Walker.  Photo taken in the late 1920s. Nathaniel Johnson Walker home in Coinjock, NC near Aydlett Rd. along NC Hwy. 158.