|Thomas E. Walker
Noted events in his life were:
1. Census in 1920 in Coatesville, Chester, PA. 3 The 1920 census recorded at 629 Chestnut Street: Thomas Walker, steel mill worker, 31, and his wife Emma T., 26, and their son Lloyd K., 1. Also in the home is father-in-law, Frank Beecher, widowed, meat cutter in meat store, 64; brother-in-law William C. Beecher, widowed, steel mill worker, 39; and nephew Orville W. Beecher, 6. Also is the home is boarder Lena Reynolds, 63. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania, except Lena's father in Ireland, and Thomas and his parents in England. Thomas immigrated in 1907.
2. Census in 1930 in Reading, Berks, PA. 4 The 1930 census recorded owning the home at 354 Buttonwood Street: Thomas E. Walker, salesman furniture store, 38; wife Emma F., 36; son Lloyd K., 11; father-in-law J. Frank Beecher, widowed, 75; and nephew Orville W. Beecher, knitter apprentice, 16. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania except Thomas and his parents in England. Thomas immigrated in 1906 and was not yet a U.S. citizen in 1930.
3. Census in 1940 in Oxford, Chester, PA. 5 The 1940 census recorded at 364 Summit Avenue: Thomas E. Walker, proprietor furniture store, 46, living with wife Emma T., 45; and son Lloyd K., salesman furniture store, 21. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania and lived in the same house in 1935.
Thomas married Emma T. Beecher, daughter of Jacob Franklin Beecher and Helen B. Whiteman, about 1916 in , , PA. (Emma T. Beecher was born on 23 Aug 1893 in West Caln Twp., Chester, PA 6.)
1 <i>Records of Nancy Eitnier, a descendant</i>.
2 <i>Daily Local News, Chester County, PA</i> (West Chester, Chester County, PA), July 30, 1921. Obituary of William Cope Beecher.
3 <i>1920 United States Census</i>, Year: 1920; Census Place: Coatesville Ward 5, Chester, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1549; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 20; Image: 957.
4 <i>1930 United States Census</i>, Year: 1930; Census Place: Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2000; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 0018; Image: 1002.0; FHL microfilm: 2341734.
5 <i>1940 United States Census</i>, Year: 1940; Census Place: Oxford, Chester, Pennsylvania; Roll: T627_3465; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 15-59.
6 <i>1900 United States Census</i>, Pennsylvania, Chester County, West Caln Township, Series: T623 Roll: 1394 Page: 6.