Alexander Walker

???? - 1757


Slave-owner on Barbados, dying in London and buried in Westminster Abbey.

  1. Will of Alexander Walker of St Thomas Barbados [made in 1742 when he was about to voyage to England] proved 21/02/1758. He left his estates to his daughter Newton Walker, failing whom to his brother William Walker. He freed and provided £60 p.a. for an enslaved woman, known as 'house Betty', christened Elizabeth Mclean.


  1. PROB 11/836/105

Further Information


Associated Estates (1)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
- 1757 [EY] → Owner

Relationships (2)

Father → Daughter
Father-in-law → Son-in-law