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Esther WALKER (1837-1904)

Name: Esther WALKER
Sex: Female
Father: Samuel WALKER (1799?-bef1851)
Mother: Sarah Caroline COOPER (bef1802-1877)

Individual Events and Attributes

Birth 6 Jul 1837 East Street, Walworth, Surrey1
Census 6 Jun 1841 (age 3) Newington, Surrey2
Apollo Buildings, St Mary Newington, Lambeth, Surrey
Christening 6 Jul 1842 (age 5) St Peter, Walworth, Surrey3
Census 7 Apr 1861 (age 23) Newington, Surrey4
59 Queen's Row, Newington St Mary, Surrey
Occupation 7 Apr 1861 (age 23) Forewoman at Envelope Factory; Newington, Surrey4
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 33) Newington, Surrey5
15 Sutherland Square, Newington, Surrey
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 33) Walworth, Surrey6
15 Sutherland Square, Newington, Walworth, Surrey
Occupation 2 Apr 1871 (age 33) Fancy Warehouse Assistant; Walworth, Surrey6
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 42) Newington, Surrey, England7
17 Brunswick Terrace, Newington, Surrey, England
Esther is still lodging with the Shelley family in 1881 (as in 1871)
Occupation Stationers Asst8
Death Q4 1904 (age 67) Lambeth, Surrey9

Individual Note (shared)

Baptised by Geo. Ainslie, at the same ceremony as her sister, Rosina Elizabeth.


Their family were then living at Apollo Buildings.


[These appear to have been in East Street - so perhaps they are one and the same address]


1St Peter's Church, Walworth, Surrey, Parish Register.
Text From Source: St Peter,s Church, Walworth, Surrey, Parish Register, GLRO
London Metropolitan Archives, 40 Northampton Road, London, EC1R 0HB. Tel: 020 7332 3820.
2"Census 1841 (Samuel Walker) Newington, Surrey HO107/1064/10/12/16".
Text From Source: Samuel Walker 42 Artist Yes
Caroline Sara Walker 35 Yes
Alfred Walker 12 Yes
Rosena Walker 5 Yes
Esther Walker 3 Yes
Assessment: Primary evidence.

Source: Census 1841 (Samuel Walker) Newington, Surrey HO107/1064/10/12/16, Samuel Walker 41

3Church of the Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index (
Text From Source: International Genealogical Index
4"Census 1861 (Rosina Elizabeth Walker) Newington, Surrey RG9/341/ 185/2".
Text From Source: Rosina Elizth. Walker Head 25 Surrey Newington
Hester Walker Sister 23 Surrey Newington
Assessment: Primary evidence.

Source: Census 1861 (Rosina Elizabeth Walker) Newington, Surrey RG9/341/ 185/2, Rosina Elizabeth Walker 61

51871 census (Microfilm).
Text From Source: 1871 census
RG10/614/?/36. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Family Records Centre, 1 Myddleton Street, LONDON, EC1R 1UW. Tel: 020 8392 5300.
6"Census 1871 (Sarah Caroline Walker) Walworth, Surrey RG10//614/57/36" (RG10//614/57/36).
Text From Source: Sarah C Walker Lodger Wid 69 Swanmore Hants
Esther Walker Lodger Unm 33 St Mary's Newington
RG10//614/57/36. Cit. Date: 2 April 1871. Assessment: Primary evidence.

Source: Census 1871 (Sarah Caroline Walker) Walworth, Surrey RG10//614/57/36, Sarah Caroline Walker 71

7The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "1881 Census - Family Search Website" (Online 1881 Census for England and Wales). Custom Id: RG11/0541/95/44.
Text From Source: Household Record 1881 British Census

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Name Relation Marital Status Gender Age Birthplace Occupation Disability
Thos.M. SHELLEY Head M Male 40 Walworth, Surrey, England Clerk Coal Trade
Lydia B. SHELLEY Wife M Female 37 Newington, Surrey, England
Mary B. SHELLEY Daur Female 11 Newington, Surrey, England Scholar
Annie L. SHELLEY Daur Female 10 Newington, Surrey, England Scholar
Phoebe M. SHELLEY Daur Female 8 Newington, Surrey, England Scholar
Micheal H. SHELLEY Son Male 6 Newington, Surrey, England Scholar
Percy E. SHELLEY Son Male 5 Newington, Surrey, England
Florence A. SHELLEY Daur Female 3 Newington, Surrey, England
Emma NARN Serv U Female 47 Newington, Surrey, England Gen Serv
Esther WALKER Lodger U Female 42 Newington, Surrey, England Stationers Asst
Mary A. ASHBY Visitor U Female 40 Wells, Norfolk, England Independant

Source Information:
Dwelling 17 Brunswick Ter
Census Place Newington, Surrey, England
Family History Library Film 1341123
Public Records Office Reference RG11
Piece / Folio 0541 / 95
Page Number 44
8"1881 British Census and National Index" (The Church Of The Latter Day Saints).
Graham Hoadly.
9"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website:" (Internet). Assessment: Questionable.
Text From Source: Deaths Dec 1904 (98%)

WALKER Esther 67 Lambeth 1d 243
Internet. Call Number: (electronic).