John Walker claim against State of Missouri

After the Saints were driven from Missouri, they filed claims and petitions for redress against their losses with the Congress of the United States. John Walker was among those who filed a claim.
I thought family members would find this an interesting artifact. Best Regards, Howard Bangerter

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The Trek to Missouri

From 1834 to 1838 we lived in Ogdensburg, NY and in the Spring of 1838 we decided to migrate with the Saint's to Western Missouri. Our timing could not have been worse as we arrived shortly after the Governer issued the Extermination Order.