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John Walton

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Son of Robert James Thomas Walton, Jr. and Mary Sarah Walton
Husband of Elizabeth Walton
Father of Elizabeth Watkins
Brother of Elizabeth Morris; Mary Bond; George Walton, Signer, "Declaration of Independence"; Sarah Watkins and robert walton 111, III
Half brother of robert walton 111, III; mary walton bond and elizabeth watkina, sister

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About John Walton

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Walton_(1738-1783)

John Walton (1738–1783) was a Georgia delegate to the Continental Congress. Though born in Virginia, Walton later became a planter near Augusta, Georgia. He was elected as a delegate from St. Paul Parish to the Provincial Congress at Savannah in 1775, and then elected to the Continental Congress in 1778. He signed the Articles of Confederation on behalf of Georgia on July 24, 1778. He held the office of surveyor of Richmond County for several years before his death in New Savannah, Georgia in 1783.

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John Walton's Timeline

1743
1743
1772
1772
Age 29
1783
1783
Age 40