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Eleanor "Ellen" Walker[1, 2, 3, 4]

Female 1820 - 1896  (76 years)


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  • Name Eleanor "Ellen" Walker 
    Nickname Ellen 
    Born 10 Mar 1820  West Lydford, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Gender Female 
    AFN BHQ4-FF 
    Census 1841  West Lydford, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1841 England Census 
    Emigration 1872  Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake Co, Utah Territory, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Name Ellen 
    Died 21 Oct 1896  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Buried 25 Oct 1896  Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I1351  default
    Last Modified 28 Dec 2011 

    Father William Walker,   c. 28 Apr 1772, West Lydford, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1841 and 1851, of Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Mother Mary Appleby,   c. 13 Mar 1782, West Lydford, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 15 Dec 1799  West Lydford, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F592  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
    +1. John Simmons Walker,   b. 3 Mar 1840, Shepton-Mallet, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1886, Herriman, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     2. William Luke Walker,   b. 24 Mar 1844, Shepton-Mallet, Somerset Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 28 Dec 2011 
    Family ID F115  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 John Long,   b. 1830, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1906, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Last Modified 4 May 2010 
    Family ID F14973  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    1841 England Census
    1841 England Census
    1841 England Census of the William Walker household at West Lydford, Somerset Co. Research by Chad G. Nichols
    Obituary [31 Oct 1896]
    Obituary [31 Oct 1896]
    Obituary of Eleanor WALKER Long, published in the Deseret News 31 Oct 1896. Research by Chad G. Nichols

  • Notes 
    • SURNAME: Alternative Russel (Ancestral File)

      1841 UK CENSUS: There is a record in West Lydford, Somerset Co:
      --William Walker, 65, Ag Lab, b. Somerset Co
      --Mary Walker, 55, b. Somerset Co
      --Elenor Walker, 20, b. Somerset Co
      --Harriett Walker, 12, b. Somerset Co
      --John Walker, 2, b. Somerset Co

      BAPTISM: Baptized by Elder Moses B. Giles at Broughton, Somersetshire County in 1847 (source: Obituary)

      EMIGRATION: Emigrated to Salt Lake City in 1872 (source: Obituary)

  • Sources 
    1. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      1841 England Census - 005175
      Obituary - 005178

    2. [S57] 1841 England Census [database online], Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006. Original data: Census Returns of England and Wales, 1841. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1841. Data imaged from the National Archives, London, England. The 1841 Census for England was taken on the night of 6 June 1841) (Reliability: 3).
      District 6, West Lydford, Somerset, England
      -William Walker, 65, Ag Lab, b. in Somerset Co
      -Mary do, 55, b. in Somerset Co
      -Elenor do, 20, b. in Somerset Co
      -Harriett do, 12, b. in Somerset Co
      -John do, 2, b. in Somerset Co
      [Research by Chad G. Nichols]

    3. [S844] Personal Research & Library, Myrtle Fraughton, Fraughton, Myrtle N., (Full name = Myrtle KUMP Nichols Fraughton. Deceased 2002. Genealogy records were given to Chad G. Nichols) (Reliability: 3).
      BIRTH: Records indicate "Elanor or Elenor Long" as the wife of William Walker
      DEATH: Records indicate deathplace in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah
      FAMILY: Records indicate 4 children to William Walker and Ellen Russel: William, John Simmons, Ellen (or Ellinor), and Aaron. No additional information is documented beyond names.
      HUSBAND: Records indicate husband, William's, birthdate 28 Apr 1772 in West Ledford.

    4. [S845] Personal Research & Library, Connie Harris, Harris, Connie, ([email] herriman10 # juno.com) (Reliability: 3).
      From email received 4 May 2010: "Mother of John Simmons Walker is Eleanor 'Ellen' Walker. We had Ellen Russell for a long time, but found records that indicate differently. William Walker is not her husband, but her father, and helped to raise John until she married. John Simmons father is unknown. Records we found are birth certificates from england, endowment house records"

    5. [S813] New FamilySearch™, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The, ([online] http://new.familysearch.org) (Reliability: 3).
      b. 10 Mar 1822 West Lydford, Somerset Co (also 10 Mar 1820)
      d. Oct 1896 Salt Lake City
      [contributed by bwoguilmet1381048]

    6. [S423] Obituary (Reliability: 3).
      LONG--In Salt Lake City, Oct. 21, 1896, of pneumonia, Ealnor Walker Long, wife of John Long, in the 77th year of her age. Sister Long was baptized by Elder Moses B. Giles at Broughton, Summersetshire, England, in the year 1847, emigrating to Utah in 1872.
      [Published in the Deseret News 31 Oct 1896, research by Chad G. Nichols]

    7. [S153] Utah Cemeteries and Burials Database, Utah Department of Community and Economic Development, (Salt Lake City, UT : [2003--, online] http://history.utah.gov/utah_history_research_center/cemetery_burials/) (Reliability: 3).
      Burial Information: LONG, WALKER
      Birth: //1820
      Death: 10/25/1896
      Burial: 10/25/1896
      Place of Death: SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH
      Grave Location: Salt Lake City Cemetery , S_4_4_2_E2
      [Research by Chad G. Nichols]