Walker, Henry

Birth Name Walker, Henry
Gramps ID 375627289
Gender male


Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth [E2218] 1865 KIDDERMINSTER Worcestershire England  
Occupation [E2219]   Carpet Loom Tuner


Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Walker, Richard [I0792]
Mother Price, Mary [I0793]
    Sister     Walker, Eliza J [I0794]
    Brother     Walker, William [I0795]
    Sister     Walker, Harriet [I0796]
    Sister     Walker, Ellen [I0797]
    Brother     Walker, Edwin E [I0798]
    Sister     Walker, Sarah [I0799]
    Sister     Walker, Alice M [I0800]
    Sister     Walker, Elizabeth M [I0801]
    Sister     Walker, Fanny M [I0802]
         Walker, Henry [375627289]


    Family of Walker, Henry and Thresher, Lucy Emma [45]
Married Wife Thresher, Lucy Emma [375604501]
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage [E5369] 1892 wilton, Wiltshire  
  1. Walker, Leonard [I0790]
  2. Walker, Winifred [I0791]


A Carpet Loom Tuner Sets up looms equipped with pile-wire mechanisms to weave piled carpeting and repairs looms to ensure production conforms to quality standards, employing knowledge of weaving and loom construction: Inspects loom of woven carpeting to determine adjustments or repairs needed. Repairs or replaces defective parts, using handtools and precision instruments. Changes gears on pile-wire mechanism to alter number of Pile wires inserted into shed to correspond with number of picks per inch, following charts. Synchronizes motion of pile wires with motion of lathe, using handtools. A skilled and inticate job!


Type Value Notes Sources
RFN 633484384


  1. Walker, Richard [I0792]
    1. Price, Mary [I0793]
      1. Walker, Eliza J [I0794]
      2. Walker, William [I0795]
      3. Walker, Harriet [I0796]
      4. Walker, Ellen [I0797]
      5. Walker, Henry
        1. Thresher, Lucy Emma [375604501]
          1. Walker, Leonard [I0790]
          2. Walker, Winifred [I0791]
      6. Walker, Edwin E [I0798]
      7. Walker, Sarah [I0799]
      8. Walker, Alice M [I0800]
      9. Walker, Elizabeth M [I0801]
      10. Walker, Fanny M [I0802]