- Born: February 28, 1825, Leipsic, Morrow Co., Ohio
- Marriage: Sarah 'Hannah' GANTZ on April 22, 1847 in Richland Co., Ohio
- Died: July 6, 1882, Noble Co., Indiana at age 57
- Buried: Wright Cemetery, Noble Co., Indiana
Israel Walker was a farmer and a man of worth and integrity, who was highly esteemed by all who knew him. Israel Walker came to Noble County, Indiana with his father, who purchased a large tract of government land at one and one-quarter dollers per acre, Israel making the entry of land for him.
Alternate death date of July 6, 1881 found in register of Family Bible.
Israel married Sarah 'Hannah' GANTZ on April 22, 1847 in Richland Co., Ohio. (Sarah 'Hannah' GANTZ was born about 1828 in Pennslyvania, died on August 28, 1909 in Noble Co., Indiana and was buried in Wright Cemetery, Noble Co., Indiana.)