man Hiram WALKER‏‎, son of Willis WALKER and Ruth BUFFUM‏.
Born ‎ Jul 4, 1816 at East Douglas, Massachusetts, died ‎ Jan 12, 1899 at Detroit, Michigan‎, 82 years, buried ‎ at Elmwood Cemetery, Detroit, MI. Occupation: ‎ at Entrepreneur, founder, Hiram Walker and Son's, Walkerville, Ontario, Canada;
Name Prefix: Mr.

Married ‎ Oct 5, 1846 at Silver Lake, Michigan (25 years married) to:

woman Mary Abigail WILLIAMS‏‎, daughter of Ephraim Smith WILLIAMS and Hannah Melissa GOTEE‏.
Born ‎ Sep 26, 1826 at Silver Lake, Michigan, died ‎ Sep 14, 1872 at Detroit, Michigan‎, 45 years, buried ‎ at Elmwood Cemetery, Detroit, MI
Descendant of French merchant, named Gauthier, who settled inAmerica in the early days of colonization. After the Conquestof Canada in 1760, one of Gauthier's sons removed to Aurelius,New York, and changed his name to Gotee. There he married andhad a son named Elias.

Children:

1.
woman Julia Elizabeth Walker‏
Born ‎ Jul 26, 1847, died ‎ Aug 23, 1928‎, 81 years
2.
man Willis Ephraim Walker‏‎
Born ‎ Mar 25, 1849, died ‎ May 3, 1886‎, 37 years
3.
man Edward Chandler Walker‏
Born ‎ Feb 7, 1851 at Detroit, Michigan, died ‎ Mar 11, 1915 at Washington, D. C.‎, 64 years, buried ‎ at St. Mary's Cemetery, Walkerville, Canada
4.
man Franklin Hiram Walker‏
Born ‎ Feb 4, 1853, died ‎ Jun 17, 1916 at Detroit, Michigan‎, 63 years, buried ‎ at Elmwood Cemetery, Detroit, MI
5.
man Alfred Walker‏‎
Born ‎ Jan 21, 1856, died ‎ Aug 21, 1856‎, under 1 year old
6.
woman Jennie Melissa Walker‏‎
Born ‎ Feb 13, 1857, died ‎ May 1, 1870 at Aiken, South Carolina‎, 13 years, buried ‎ at Elmwood Cemetery, Detroit, MI
7.
man James Harrington WALKER‏
Born ‎ Sep 13, 1859, died ‎ Dec 16, 1919 at New York‎, 60 years, buried ‎ at Woodlawn Cemetery, Detroit, MI
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