A native of Launching in the Parish of St. George's. Studied in the district school, where he won a scholarship at Prince of Wales College, and later spent several years at St. Dunstan's College.
Made his theological studies at the Grand Seminary of Quebec. Ordained Priest by Bishop MacIntyre in the Cathedral of Charlottetown, July 9th, 1877. Professor at St. Dunstan's College. Appointed Pastor at Rollo Bay and Little Pond. He was also pastor at St. Charles parish in St. Charles at the time that that church was built.
He is buried in the central "tomb" in the cemetery at St. Alexis parish.
- ↑ Scottish Catholics. Father Walker. Electric Scotland. 8 March 2017. Web.