Coat of Arms: Silver with a chevron between three blue crescents.
Crest: A greyhound's head.
Motto: Non sine periculo
Motto Translated: Not without danger
Spelling variations include: Walker, Walkere and others.
First found in Yorkshire where they were seated from ancient times.
Some of the first settlers of this name or some of its variants were: Thomas Walker, a mason, who settled in St. John's, Newfoundland, in 1773; Augustine Walker settled in Lynn, Mass. in 1630; Captain Walker settled in Boston, Mass. in 1763.