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Charles Joseph Walker (1851 - 1926)

Charles Joseph Walker
Born in Tennessee, United Statesmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married Jan 1906 (to 1910) [location unknown]
[children unknown]
Died at about age 75 in St. Louis, Missouri, United Statesmap
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Charles Joseph Walker was born in 1851 in Tennessee, United States.

Charles married Sarah Breedlove (1867 - 1919) on December 31, 1905 (until 1912).[1], who would later become known as Madam C.J. Walker.

Charles died on July 29, 1926 in St. Louis, Missouri[2] aged about 75. He is buried at Saint Peter's Cemetery in Normandy, St. Louis County, Missouri.[3]


  1. Bundles, A’Lelia. (2001). On Her Own Ground: The Life and Times of Madam C.J. Walker; reprint; Simon and Schuster. 416 pages. Excerpt
  2. State of Missouri Certificate of Death for Charles Walker, 29 Jul 1926; St. Louis City, Certificate #24451; accessed 11 Aug 2021.
  3. Find A Grave: Memorial #140698364 page for Charles Joseph Walker (1851–29 Jul 1926), citing Saint Peter's Cemetery, Normandy, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA; accessed 11 August 2021; Maintained by jeannette rook (contributor 47121699).

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