|WALKER, James (DNA Linked)
The 1841 census for New Monkland parish recorded James Walker 61 years, a "Cotton H L W And P" - handloom weaver and printer? - and Isabella Walker 50 years, living at Gordronan, with Jane Walker 18 years, Thomas Walker 16 years, Robert Walker 14 years, Bethea Walker 12 years and Alexander Walker 8 years. The three older children were listed as weavers. All were Lanarkshire-born. 3
James married Isobel WADDEL (DNA Linked), daughter of John WADDEL and Mary THOMSON, in October 1804 in New Monkland parish, Lanarkshire, Scotland.1 (Isobel WADDEL (DNA Linked) was born on 18 April 1788 in New Monkland parish, Lanarkshire, Scotland 5 6.)
1 ancestry.co.uk, Scotland, Select Marriages, 1561-1910.
2 ancestry.co.uk, Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950.
3 1841 UK Census, New Monkland parish Lanarkshire; ED: 3a; Page: 9.
4 GRO Scotland, OPR Index of Births and Baptisms.
5 1851 UK census, Cadder parish Lanarkshire; ED: 6; Page: 24.
Old Parish Registers, Airdrie or New Monkland parish Baptisms 1793.