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Gilbert Carlton Walker

Gilbert Carlton Walker
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Virginia's 3rd district
In office
March 4, 1875 – March 3, 1879
Preceded by John A. Smith
Succeeded by Joseph E. Johnston
Chairman of the House Committee on Education and Labor
In office
March 4, 1875 – March 3, 1877
Preceded by James Monroe
Succeeded by John Goode, Jr.
36th Governor of Virginia
In office
September 21, 1869 – January 1, 1874
Provisional Governor from September 21, 1869 – January 1, 1870
Lieutenant John F. Lewis
John Lawrence Marye, Jr.
Preceded by Henry H. Wells (as Provisional Governor)
Succeeded by James L. Kemper
Personal details
Born August 1, 1833
Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania
Died May 11, 1885(1885-05-11) (aged 51)
New York, New York
Resting place Spring Forest Cemetery, Binghamton, New York
Political party Republican (before 1870)
Other political
affiliations
Democratic (after 1870)
Alma mater Hamilton College
Profession lawyer, banker

Gilbert Carlton Walker (August 1, 1833 – May 11, 1885) was a United States political figure. He served as the 36th Governor of Virginia

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