Samuel Walker (Massachusetts politician)

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Samuel Walker
3rd Mayor of Roxbury, Massachusetts
In office
August 11, 1851[1] – 1853
Preceded byHenry A. S. Dearborn
Succeeded byLinus Bacon Comins
Personal details
BornOctober 9, 1793[1]
DiedDecember 11, 1860[1]
Roxbury, Massachusetts[1]
ChildrenE. C. R. Walker

Samuel Walker (October 9, 1793 – December 11, 1860) was an American politician, who served as the third Mayor of Roxbury, Massachusetts[2] from 1851 to 1853. Walker was also the fifth President of the Massachusetts Horticultural Society.


  • Forbes, Abner: [1] The rich men of Massachusetts p. 180. Edition: 2 - (1851).


  1. ^ a b c d e City Council of Boston (1909), A Catalogue of the City Councils of Boston, 1822-1908, Roxbury, 1846-1867, Charlestown 1847-1873 and of The Selectmen of Boston, 1634-1822 also of Various Other Town and Municipal officers, Boston, MA: City of Boston Printing Department, p. 327
  2. ^ Winsor, Justin (1881), The Memorial History of Boston: Including Suffolk County, Massachusetts. 1630-1880 Vol. III, Boston, MA: Ticknor and Company, p. 578
  • The Memorial History of Boston: Including Suffolk County, Massachusetts. 1630-1880. Justin Winsor (1881).

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Political offices
Preceded by
Henry A. S. Dearborn
Mayor of Roxbury, Massachusetts
Succeeded by
Linus Bacon Comins