New to the real Ann Walker? Want to know more? These links will help you get started to find out more.
A summary of Ann’s life
Our booklet covers all parts of Ann’s life, covering her life before, during and after her relationship with Anne Lister.
Ann Walker free PDF booklet: here
Ann’s own words
In the archives there are letters and documents written by Ann Walker and even a volume of her diary. Ann Walker’s own diary was discovered in October 2020 by a researcher for In Search of Ann Walker.
Ann Walker’s journal find: here
A summary of what the journal tells us: here
An overview of Ann’s letters to her sister Elizabeth: here
Comparing Ann and Anne’s diaries
You can read the transcribed versions of Ann’s diary and Anne’s diary, side by side, for the same time period on our website.
Ann and Anne’s diary comparison portal: here
Meeting the relatives, friends and associates
To know Ann Walker fully, you need to know about the people who influenced her and spent time with her. This is an ongoing project and we will be adding people to it as we go along.
Ann’s aunts, uncles and cousins: here
Ann’s Associates portal: here
Busting myths about Ann
New and recent research into Ann Walker has challenged some of the myths previously held about Ann.
Ann’s return to England after the death of Anne Lister: here
Ann’s removal from Shibden Hall: here
Where was Ann after the death of Anne Lister? here
General FAQs: here
Know about Ann already? Try this fun quiz and see how much you do know!
Just for fun, our fiendish quiz will have you thinking about how much you really know about her.
Ann Walker Quiz: here
….Now explore more of the website to find out more about the life of Ann Walker
Our website has lots more pages and posts of information about Ann, make sure you have a look around.
In Search of Ann Walker is a research collaborative exploring Ann’s life in the archives and elsewhere. We hope to tell as much of her life as possible and continue her legacy.