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Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War., Chapter
: operations of the 35 North Atlantic Squadron, . (search)
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing),
Walker, Benjamin 1753- (search)
Walker, Benjamin 1753- Military officer; born in England in 1753; was a captain in the 2d New York Regiment at the beginning of the Revolutionary War; became aide to Baron Steuben, and then to Washington (1781-82); and after the war was secretary to Governor Clinton. He became a broker in New York City, and naval officer there during Washington's administration. From 1801 to 1803 he was a member of Congress. In 1797 he became agent for estates in western New York, and was long identified with the growth of Utica, where he died, Jan. 13, 1818.
William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2, Chapter
: 15 Worcester County. (search)