Query Archive #11

Edward Baker [1821-1909] came to US in 1850 with wife, Susannah "Susan" Sandal [1826-1899]and 2 daughters, Mary Anne and Jemmima. They were from Hacconby in Lincolnshire, England and Stainfield in Hacconby parish. They settled in LaGrange Co., IN for 8 years then moved to Steuben Co., IN [Pleasant Twp.] where they remained the rest of their lives. The 2 daughters born in England died as children and they had 5 other children: Sue Baker b. 1851 IN, Naomie Baker b. 1855 IN, Mary Elizabeth Baker b. 1856 IN, Edward James Baker b. 1859 IN & Frank William Baker b. 1866 IN [my grand- father]. Any information on this family before arriving in US would be appreciated. Edward s/o Thomas & Mary Franks Baker; Susannah d/o Robert & Elenor Sandal.


Grandfather is Abert Prince Baker Born 1888-1890 Married Lena Mae Thompson, his father was William Edward Baker Born 1855 wife Ellen Dixon, His father Christopher Baker Born May 28 1825 wife Sarah Webber, We are from caldwell co. Kentucky. Please help

Ronnie Baker

Isaac Baker was born in August 1758 near Baltimore, MD. Moved (w/his parents, I presume) to Frederick County, MD in 1781, then to Nicholas County, KY "in Spring of Harmas' defeat by Indians); then to Sangamon County, IL in 1828. He settled in Rochester, Sangamon County, IL where he died in September 1848, 90 yrs old. He married Phoebe Waddell (b. ~1770, Baltimore, MD) in or around 1787 in Baltimore, MD. She died in July 1845 in Rochester, as well. His pension application states that Isaac spoke "Dutch". He served as a Fifer during the last 2 years of the Revolutionary War.

In the information I've received on him, I've never found any information about his parents or siblings. Same is true of his wife. Looking for some assistance.

Margie Stellmon

Looking for Annie Baker, married to Benjamin Webb and mother of Alan Kenneth Webb born 1925 residing in Hendon Road, Bordon, Hampshire, UK.

Baker, Annie

I am searching for Harmon Jones Solomon Baker, born 1868
in Carter County, TN, son of David Baker and Renecca Jane
McKee. He married twice including my ggrandmother,
Martha Caroline (Callie) Ramsey from Damascus, VA.
Looking for Jones' father and grandfather from NC.

Deborah West

Looking for Love (Lovell) Baker, b 11-12-1783. Father thought to be Isaac, mother Prudence Beareyes. Born in Russell Co., Va. Love moved to Wash. Co., TN.> Claiborne Co., TN.> Cass Co. Ga. Some of his children moved to Davis and Taylor Co. Iowa. Thanks for any help.

Willy Baker Konieczny

Any information please on James Oscar Baker, born 1865. Some reports were Bankinsburg, West Virginia (No known place), others were Pennsylvania. Known also to be of Penn. Dutch parents. My Grandfather but nothing else known.

Robert Lee Baker

Looking for Bakers from Wilson and Edgecombe Counties in NC. My info starts with a Blake Baker, born 1800 Married Nancy Barnes on Jan 17, 1825. Their offsprings were James, Daniel, John, Thomas, richard, henry and peter. Thomas marries a Sallie Forbes and they had 10 children. One was named Robert who married Beadie, one of Daniel's daughters (yes they were first cousins), and they were my grandparents. They were the parents of 18 children, many of whom died at birth, or only lived a few days and included 2 sets of triplets and 3 sets of twins. One of the few who lived to grow up was my father Thomas who married my mother, Alice Walston. After this point my data gets more accurate. I have only been researching this for a short time, and many dates of births, marriages, deaths, are missing or at best very sketchy. Would appreciate any help anyone can give me, and will share any other information I have -- Thanks

Bob Baker

Looking for any info on Robert Terry Baker(d. 26Apr1919) and his wife Zelpha Ellen (Alford). Both may have been born in Mississippi. They lived in Sonora, Texas area in 1880s. Parents of James Claude Baker(my line), Joseph Henry, Berry, Robert Terry, Jr., Phillip, Sterling Price, Leona, & Zadie.

L. Seeno

Need ancestors for my GG Grandfather & family.

Moses Baker-May have married Elizabeth Starkey in AL about 1825. Came to DeWitt's colony at Gonzales, TX in 1831. Died sometime during Texas war for independence. Will probabed 1838-1839.

Isaac, son of Moses. Came to Texas ahead of father. Killed at Alamo March 6, 1836. Never married.

Rachel, daughter of Moses. Married 1st Joseph D. Clements, 2nd Rolla Davis. She died in 1847.

Margaret, daughter of Moses. Married 1st Thomas R. Nichols in Gonzales. He was killed in Indian fight. 2nd married Rolla Davis after sister's death in 1847.

John, son of Moses. Married 1st Elizabeth Dilworth; had one son Blackstone. 2nd married Sarah Echols.

Have been unable to locate this Moses anywhere, but he may have come originally from around Hardeman county, TN. Any help Appreciated
Jack Mitchell, 955 Hacienda Dr. NW, Albuquerque, NM 87114.

Jack Mitchell

Malden Baker was b. in 1802, married in Calvert Co. MD, then moved with his family to Monroe Co. IN. His father was Thomas Isaac Baker of Calvert Co. Also in the same area were Isaac and Nathaniel Baker, who were connected to land called the "Devil's Woodyard". Isaac seemed to go back to Baltimore on occasion. The Mauldin family also lived in Calvert Co. and may be the source of the first name Maldin. I'm looking for connections in MD.

Ivan Benedict

I am looking for any information about Andrew Baker, born abt. 1778 in Tennessee. He married Phoebe Collins, April 11, 1802 (?). He is thought to have been a Chaplain during the Revolutionary War. Thank you for your kind help.

Jerry Baker

I am looking for any information on my great grandfather H.O.C. Baker.

Paul Baker

It's me again. I live in Nova Scotia Canada. I am looking for any information on Baker's in Canada or with relatives in Canada. All I know is that my GreatGrandfather H.O.C. Baker was born and raised in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia Canada. I think the HOC stands for Herald O'Connor but I'm not sure. My father told me that he once was the control shareholder at MT&T in Dartmouth , Nova Scotia. Any help would be appreciated.

Paul Baker

Looking for descendants of William Baker b: 1825 Pendleton Co., VA m: 21 Jun 1849 Sarah Ann Rexrode b:1832 Pendleton Co., VA. Known children of William & Sarah were: (1) James Clark Baker b 1851 Highland Co., VA (2) John Baker b: 1853 Highland Co., VA (3) Henry Baker b: 5 Feb 1855 Highland Co., VA (4) Daniel Jonas Baker b: 28 Dec 1857 d: 1 Dec 1942 Coeur D'Alene, ID m: 14 Nov 1878 Pendleton Co., WV Susannah Hoover (5) William J. Baker b: 1860 Highland Co., VA.
I have considerable information on the descendants of Daniel Jonas & Susannah (my direct ancestors), but have been unable to find nothing on the other children of William & Sarah Baker.

Robert C. Baker

Looking for history of James Baker who is listed in Scott Co Va 1820 census.Believed to have married Nancy Triplet in 1839 and had son Nathaniel who married Mary Kilgore in
1865. Where did James come from and when did he come to Scott Co ? Can you help?

Robert W Baker

Am searching for info. on Jacob Baker, born Maryland, died Ohio (Portage Co.?) m. Kate Daniels. Son,Samuel, b.1826 in Maryland, m. Mary Glass on 12 31 1846 in Portage Co. Ohio. Family lore is that Jacob was one of three brothers originally from Germany (or their father) perhaps named Becher or similar spelling.

Mary Cohen

I'm searching for Stevan Rawson Baker, son of Joseph and Cleo Baker. Formerly married to Sharon Kay Dagen, and father of Paul Louis Baker and the late Stevan Baker

Paul Baker

Looking for info on Hannah Baker, born 1747 in Stoverville, NY. She married my relative, Job Andrews, born 1745 in Johnstown, NY.

Doug Andrews

I am looking for information on my grandmother. Emma Baker b.8/30/1867, at Luckwell Bridge, Cutcombe, Somerset, England.m. Alexander Richards 1/16/1901 at St Paul's church, parish of Cwm,Monmouth, England.
Parents Robert Baker and Eliz. Burgess Baker.

W.Robert Richards

George Baker (1755) Meck County NC. married Cazaire Mulwee of Ireland. I am researching their decsendants through TN and Southern Illinois.

Jerry Mullins

Looking for more info on Henry Franklin Baker. His parents were
John Baker and Nancy Smith. He was born Mar. 8, 1840 in Charlotte
married Missouri Texas Pinkston on Feb. 25, 1870 in Williams Co.
TX. One of their children was Azar or Azie Robert Baker.
HF BAker died Nov. 14, 1915 in Evant, TX and is buried in Kingsbury

Stacey Childers

I am searching for information on Andrew Baker, born about 1778 in Tennessee. Married to Phoebe Collins on 11 April, 1802 in Henry Co. KY. Any information would be greatly appreciated. Thank you.

Jerry Baker
P.O. Box 961
Whitehouse, TX 75791-0961
(903) 581-5461

Jerry Baker

First generation:tCharles Baker (born ? Colden New York; died ?, perhaps Buffalo NY). Wife : Wealthy Ann Scott. He was a physician in the Union Army.

Second generation: son, Lyman Merritt Baker (b. March 12, 1850 Buffalo, NY; died September 27 1907, Buffalo New York.) Wife Clara Elizabeth Nichols (born January 24, 1851, Buffalo, NY; died September 30, 1910 Buffalo NY). They married January 1872, Lockport, New York.

Third generation: Nellie Elizabeth Baker (b. 1872 Buffalo, NY; d. 1950, Buffalo NY). Married James Bryden Mason (b. 1865 Tionesta PA, d. 1935 Buffalo NY). Son. Scott Bryden Mason

Charles Merritt Baker (b. 1874); John Scott Baker (b. 1885); Merritt Nichols Baker (b. 1888)

Janita Mason Ponze

My Great Great Grandfarther's name was Michael Baker.
Born November 25 1838 , he later in life married Univesta
Ann Morrow , They had three children Mary Luetta,
Lewis Monroe , William Valentine, my Great Grandfarther.
I would like to know more about Michael Baker.

Chris Baker

Samuel R. Baker-b.1847/8 PA, Clark Baker fa-.b.1878 Marshallville, Wayne Co.,Oh,sons Clark b.1900,Ev

I'm looking for any information on Baker's orginally from England, Ireland or New Zealand.

Julia Baker

I am seeking information about Charles Randolph Baker. He was born January 29, 1880 in Baltimore County, Maryland. He married Lydia Anna Flowers. They had three children; Charles William Baker, Mary Baker and Winfield Baker. Family records are very few, do to a fire in early 1900's. Need help . Thanks

Joyce Baker Venetz

Joyce Baker Venetz

Laura Camilla Baker married Thomas Fletcher Miles around 1880.
We want more info on Laura who is buried in Antioch Cemetary in
Calhoun County, Mississippi. Would also appreciate any info on what started
the long standing family rift since many generations later there was another marriage among two decendants of Laura & Thomas which created another rift. Laura & Thomas had at least 10 children and we know she was his first wife and died young of fever.

E.L. Castavetes

Am looking for information on a Daniel Baker born c. 4-15-1841 died c. 5-12-1951. Married to Armine Deaton--had 13 children. His father's name was Bill or william. Lived in Perry County KY. originated from NC?

Joe Baker

My ggg Grandfather was Samuel Baker b. 1798 somewhere in Ky (?). His wife was named Nancy. Samuel's son was Joseph Baker b. 1836 in Garrard Co. Ky. Joseph married Susan Murphy Jan. 30th, 1861 in Madison Co. Ky. Their son's name was Lonzo Baker b. 1867 in Garrard Co. Ky. Lonzo married Elizabeth (Betty) Turner Jul. 22nd, 1892 in either Madison or Garrard Co. Ky. I need help finding Samuel's parents and their origin.

Bakers in Kentucky

Looking for Conrad Baker (Konrad Becker) b. Jan. 21, 1828 Germany. Church records state from Kaiserslautern. I have birth certificate from Kaiserslautern with birth date Jan.21, 1827 father Jakob Becker. I am unsure if this is our ancestor. Conrad arrived in America at young age with father and brothers. Only information we know is Conrad was married 1st to Sarah Ingram and 2nd Eva Elizabeth Sohn and his birthdate and death date. Any info on either Conrad or Jakob would be appreciated.
Rhonda Back
4233 S. Bethany Church Rd.
Boonville, IN 47601

Rhonda Back

Looking for Joseph Baker 12 Apr 1850 Born Wayne, Lafayette, WI. Married Mary Lucinda Weaver born 7 Oct 1850, Wayne lafayette, WI.
Joseph's Father was Thomas Baker Abt 1829 born WI. Married Lucinda Jane McNight.

Cliff Brower

Looking for information on Emma Ella Baker, born in Missouri abt 1860. She married Henry Newfer on Dec 29, 1881 in Randolph, MO. Anyone who has information on either of these families, please contact me.

Also, I hold a book called "Family Records of the John Baker Branch of the Conrad (Becker) Baker Family of York County, Pennsylvania". Will gladly do look-ups.

Kary Wild

Searching for parents of Louis Baker
B.8 SEP 1887 D.25 NOV 1928 Kershaw, Lancaster Co., SC
M. Susan Ann Hunphries B.22 AUG 1892 D. JUL 1968

Joy Baker Tice

Searching for Jesse James Baker or his descendants. Jesse was born Oct. 4, 1918 in Texas, probably Liberty Hill, Williamson Co. Jesse moved to Australia. Would like to contact any of his family-he and my father, who was Jesse's nephew were born on the same day; both had James as a middle name and the family called them "the James boys" when they were growing up. Jesse is now a missing link in the family.

Louetta Allen
142 Dogwood Lane
Highlandville, MO 65669

Louetta Allen

Seeking information on my great-grandfather, George Horace Baker, B:12/10/1885 in California, D: 4/4/1981. Believe his father was Horace Baker, B: 5/24/1845 in Suffolk, England, and his mother was Mary Elizabeth Hughson, B: 10/19/1857 in Hilo (Maui), Hawaii.

Susan Ensslin

Seeking more info on Moses R. Baker, b. 11 Dec 1812 TN and m. Rebecca M. (--) 5 Oct 1814 TN. Both died in the 1880s in Conway Co AR. They had the following children: Martha, George Washington, Thomas R., William A., and Mahaley Paralee Baker. Either Moses or Rebecca had a niece named Rachel Caledonia Brinley who was orphaned very young.

Lin Cornelius

I looking for Zelphy Baker b. 1806, d. 1911 KY, married James Sandlin 3-16-1821, Clay Co, KY. Only one child I know of, Andrew James Sandlin b. 1834. Any and all information will be appreciated. Snail-Mail Sandra McKinley, 338 SW Marsh Wren, Lee's Summit, MO 64082 Thanks

Zelphy Baker

I am looking for information on Absalom Baker as to who his
parents were. He is my g.g.g.g.g grandfather and was born 1762 North Carolina. I'm also trying to find out the maiden name of his wife Eleanor. It may have been Webster. They had a son named John Webester b.1801 in Kentucky. He married Mahala Glover. They had a son Absalom Perry Sr. who went by "AP" b.8/1/1821. If anyone has any information
I would appreciate the help.

Valorie Baker Davis

Raymond Dewey Baker,born around early1900's.lived in
Erie, PA. in the 1940's. married my grandmother. devorced her. Married a Edna Belle ? in Indiana. Raymond went by the name of Hamilton surname in the 1940's. He died in Indiana in the 1960's. Sorry I have no exact dates. Does anyone know of this man ?