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John Walter (1818 - 1894)

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John Walter
Born in Printing-house Square, London, Englandmap
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Son of and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 1842 in Wokingham, Berkshire. Englandmap
Husband of — married 1861 in St George Hanover Square, London, England, United Kingdommap
Descendants descendants
Died in Wokingham, Berkshire, England, United Kingdommap
Profile last modified 30 Mar 2019 | Created 22 Feb 2017
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Walter was an English newspaper publisher and Liberal politician who sat in the House of Commons variously between 1847 and 1885. [1]


  1. Wikipedia entry for John Walter (third)
  • "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch ( : 11 February 2018, John Walter, 08 Oct 1818); citing , index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 374,416, 374,417.
  • "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005," database, FamilySearch ( : 13 December 2014), Emily Frances Court, 1842; from "England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005," database, findmypast ( : 2012); citing 1842, quarter 3, vol. 6, p. 365, Wokingham, Berkshire, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

Marriage 1st quarter 1861 at St George Hanover Square. London

Death 4th quarter 1894 at Wokingham, Berkshire

UK Census 1851 at Bear Wood,, Newland, Wokingham, Berkshire Mary Walter Widow, age 57 born Woodstock. Kent Dorothea Smith Sister unmarried 63 born Woodstock, Kent Helen Stringer niece age 36 born Ashford, Kent Emilia F. Walter daughter in law, age 27 born Wargrave John Walter son married age 32 born London occupation Landed Proprietor and MP for Nottingham John Balster Walter grand son age 6 born Hurst Berkshire

UK Census 1861 at Bear Wood Stable, Newland, Wokingham with Wife Flora and 7 children, Occupation Member of Parliament and Landed Proprietor

UK Census 1881 at 40 Upper Grosvenor Street, St. George Hanover Square, London John Walter age 62 born London occupation Member of Parliament Flora wife age 44 born Scotland Flora daughter age 19 born Westminster Francis son age 22 born Westminster Ralph son age 9 born Westminster

Rank Member of parliament and Landed Proprietor

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On 16 Jul 2018 at 02:08 GMT Marc Robinson wrote:

Walter-4301 and Walter-3238 appear to represent the same person because: They have the same wife, and roughly the same birth and death dates. (This is where the profiles differ.)

I am John Walter's ggg grandson.

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