The people in the photos on this page need to be identified. If you know
who they are please contact the webmaster.
Owners and crew of Water Valley brick and lumber yard, circa 1910.
The business was owned and operated by Lucious Monroe Walker (b. 7 Oct
1878, d. 5 Feb 1941) (center) and his father, James Monroe Walker (b. 10
Oct 1849, d. 1918) second from left). The young man sitting on the bricks is believed to be James
Henderson Walker, b. 17 May 1902. It is possible that Samuel Kelly maybe
the person to the far left, There are five black men working against the
building, can any one id them? Sam Hill maybe the man in the over-alls
with leg extended.
This was once owned by The Lucious
Monroe Walker family as mentioned in the beginning..
Information on these people and the business itself would be greatly
Here is another mystery picture!
Can you Identify these Water Valley Men?
Here is a brief background that Marjorie Kuban sent , when
she submitted this for identification.
"As you can see on the front of the photo is 'France V Howell,
Water Valley, Miss.' I'm not sure if that is a "V" or another
"On the back of the photo is written "For Mrs. Bettie Azlin".
my great grandmother, Sarah Elizabeth Azlin. She married Charles
Azlin in 1880. Her maiden name was Hunter and her father was
Hunter and her mother was Margaret Van Moseley."
If you have any information as to who they are ; please
contact Marjorie I Kuban