Baker Puzzles

Issac Baker

Issac Baker ,[i] m. to Miss Unknown .

 

Isaac Baker  was a good friend of Evan Slelby . In 1765 they left home in Maryland and came to the Holston country. They got 973 acres apiece from John Buchannan[ii].

 

Issac  & Miss (Unknown) Baker  had ten (10) children[iii]:

 

1.       William Baker

2.       Isaac Baker  Jr.

3.       Joshua Baker

4.       Evan Baker

5.       John Baker

6.       Thomas Baker

7.       Hatcy Baker

8.       Susannah Baker , m. to Thomas Worley

9.       Mary Baker , m. to Thomas Van Swearingen .

10.    Catharine Baker , m. to Ephraim Smith

 

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It is unknown where they may fit into this family tree. All information on this family is here for informational purposes[iv]. 

Eligah Baker [v]

Eligah Baker [vi], b. ca. 1802, VA or KY; d. 1862, Hill Creek, Buchanan, VA, hung by a group of marauding Confederate soldiers; m. 31 Aug 1826, Perry Co., KY to Sarah Polly , b. ca. 1806; d. 28 Jun 1864, Buchanan Co., VA. 

 

Note: all of his sons joined the Union forces.

 

Eligah  & Sarah (Polly) Baker  had twelve (12) children:

 

1.       Henry Baker  P, b. 17 Nov 1827; m. ca. 1849 to Mary “Polly” Short , b. 18 May 1830, VA; d. 29 Apr 1911, Texas Ridge, Latah Co., ID.

2.       Andrew Baker  P, b. 25 Jan 1830; d. 2 Jul 1913, Knox Creek, Buchanan Co., VA; m 1st 15 Aug 1850, Tazewell Co., VA to Harriet Smyth , b. 1832, Tazewell Co., VA; d. 22 Jan 1883, Knox Creek, Buchanan Co., VA; m 2nd 25 Jun 1884, Hurley, Buchanan Co., VA to Millie Daugherty , b. 1864, Pike Co., KY.

3.       Calvin Baker  P, b. 25 Jan 1830, Perry Co., KY; d. ca. 1850.

4.       Thomas Vester Baker  P, b. 25 Mar 1832, Pike Co., KY; d. 20 Mar 1909, Texas Ridge, Latah Co., ID; bur Elwood Cemetery, Latah Co., ID; m 1st 5 Jul 1852, Pike Co., KY to Matilda Estep , b. 1837, Pike Co., KY; d. 27 Oct 1860, Portsmouth, Scioto Co., Ohio; m 2nd 14 Jun 1861, Buchanan Co., VA to Olivey Osborn , b. 1832, Scott Co., VA; d. 1863; m 3rd 19 Jan 1864, Louisa, Lawrence Co., KY to Nancy Ann Short , b. 8 Mar 1840, VA; d. 14 Apr 1928, Deary, Latah Co., ID, bur. Elwood Cemetery, Latah Co., ID.

5.       William Preston Baker  P, b. 29 Mar 1832, Perry Co., KY; d. 15 Jul 1917, Buchanan Co., VA; m. 20 May 1857, Tazewell Co., VA to Martha “Patsy” Stacy , b. 28 Aug 1836, VA; d. 20 Jan 1916, Buchanan Co., VA.

6.       Edward D. Baker  P, b. Feb 1837, Perry Co., KY; m. 6 Apr 1860, Buchanan Co., VA to Kesiah Justus , b. 1843, Tasewell Co., VA; d. Deary, Latah Co., ID

7.       James Harvey Baker  P, b. Feb 1837, Perry Co., KY; d. 1908, Eau Claire, Wisconsin; m 1st 15 Jan 1857, Tazewell Co., VA to Juliana Smyth , b. 1842, VA; d. 1890, Cowan, Webster Co., WV; m 2nd 2 Feb 1899, Lewisburg, Greenbrier, WV to Grace Unknown , b. 3 Mar 1834, Smyth Co., VA; d. Chehalis, Lewis Co., WV.

8.       L. Matilda Baker , b. 1840, Lee Co., VA; d. 23 Dec 1882, Hutchinson, McLeod Co., MN; m. 22 Feb 1860, Buchanan Co., VA to Daniel Wolford , b. 22 Sept 1838, Phelps, Pike Co., KY; d. 22 Jan 1913, Mora, Kanabec Co, MN.

9.       Elizabeth E. Baker , b. Apr 1843, Pike Co., KY; d. 21 Sept 1909, Laurel Creek, Buchanan Co., VA; m. 8 Mar 1860, Buchanan Co., VA to Hiram “Wylie” Justus , b. 15 Oct 1837, Tazewell Co., VA; d. 21 Feb 1903, Buchanan Co., VA.

10.    Hisen Frelang Baker  P, b. 18 Dec 1843, Pike Co., KY; d. 4 Jun 1907, Ludington, Eau Claire, Wisconsin; m 1st 9 Jun 1868, Wamsleyville, Adams Co., Ohio to Rachel Ann “Dicey” Markham , b. Nov 1848, KY or VA; d. 1903, Cloverland, Asotin, WA; m 2nd c. 1906, Chehalis, Lewis Co., WA to Mary Mayfield , b. 1866, California.

11.    Elijah Baker  P, b. 1848, Pike Co., KY; d. bef. 1860, Buchanan Co., VA

12.    Mary “Polly” Luansey Baker , b. Jun 1852, Buchanan Co., VA; d. 12 Feb 1929, Pike Co., KY; m 9 Jul 1869, Pike Co., KY to Jonathan J. Wolford , b. 2 Oct 1850, Peter Creek, Pike Co., KY; d. 7 Feb 1915, Phelps, Pike Co., KY.

 

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Robert Baker  of Edgemont

Robert Baker [vii]

Robert Baker , b. 1660, Massachusetts ; d. 1717; m. to Susan Packer.

 

Robert  & Susan (Packer) Baker  had six (6) children:

 

1.       Robert Baker Jr. , b. 1686, PA; d. Apr 1759, Prince Edward Co., VA; m. ca. 1728 to Mary Thompson , b. 1715, Sussex Co., DE; d. 1761, Prince Edward Co., VA.

2.       Douglas Baker , b. 1688, PA; d. 1765, Prince Edward Co., VA; m. 1734 to Jane Thompson , b. ca. 1720, Lewes, Sussex Co., DE; d. 1762, Prince Edward Co., VA.

3.       Caleb Baker , b. 1690, PA; d. Mar 1754, Amelia/Prince Edward Co., VA; m. to Martha Brook s, b. 1695; d. Apr/May 1759.

4.       Samuel Baker , b. 1694, PA; d. 1757, Mecklenburg , NC ; m. 1749 to Elizabeth Thompson .

5.       Mary Baker , b. 1696, Wilkes Co., NC; m. to Robert Elliot , b. ca. 1692.

6.       May Baker , b. 1700, Wilkes Co., NC; d. 1800, Walnut Grove, Ashe Co., NC; m. to Capt. Thomas Callaway , b. 12 Oct 1700; d. 1800, Walnut Grove, Ashe Co., NC.

Caleb Baker

3.  Caleb Baker , son of Robert & Susan (Packer) Baker , b. 1690, PA; d. Mar 1754, Amelia/Prince Edward Co., VA; m. to Martha Brook s, b. 1695; d. Apr/May 1759.

 

Caleb  & Martha (Brooks) Baker  had eight (8) children:

 

3.2.   Samuel Baker , b. 1715, Chester Co., PA; d. Mar 1782; m. to Elizabeth ? Glover .

3.3.   Abraham Baker , b. 1719, Lancaster , PA

3.4.   Ruth Baker , b. 1723

3.5.   Mary Baker , b. 1725, Chester Co., PA; d. ca. 1790, Bedford Co., VA; m. to Robert Ewing , b. 1718 Londonderry, Ireland; d. Jun 1787, Bedford Co., VA.

3.6.   Esther Baker , b. 1727, Lancaster , PA ; m. to Samuel Wallace  Jr.

3.7.   Martha Baker , b. 1732, Chester Co., PA; d. ca. 1790; m. to Mr. Ewing

3.8.   Caleb Baker  Jr (II), b. 1734, Lancaster, PA; d. 10 Mar 1824, Prince Edward Co., VA

Samuel Baker

3.1.  Samuel Baker , son of Caleb & Martha (Brooks) Baker , b. 1715, Chester Co., PA; d. Mar 1782; m. to Elizabeth ? Glover .

 

Samuel  & Elizabeth (Glover) Baker  had seven (7) children:

 

3.1.1.         Samuel Baker  Jr., m. to Mary Unknown .

3.1.2.         Glover Baker , m. to Mary Unknown .

3.1.3.         Robert Baker

3.1.4.         Caleb Baker  III, d. 1792; m. 18 Mar 1782 to Jane Thompson .

3.1.5.         Martha Baker , m. to Mr. Ewing .

3.1.6.         Elizabeth Baker , m. to Mr. Campbell

3.1.7.         John Baker , m. 13 May 1768 to Christian Richey

Caleb Baker  III

3.1.4.  Caleb Baker  III, son of Samuel  & Elizabeth (Glover) Baker , d. 1792; m. 18 Mar 1782 to Jane Thompson .

Caleb  & Jane (Thompson) Baker  III had five (5) children:

3.1.4.1.    Thompson Baker , b. 1789; d. 1872; m. 1818/1819 to Elizabeth Unknown , b. 1795.

3.1.4.2.    Mary Baker , m. to James Rice .

3.1.4.3.    Sally/Sarah Baker

3.1.4.4.    Nancy Baker , m. to Thomas Vernon

3.1.4.5.    Elizabeth Baker , m. to William J. Thornton


[i - iii] Early Settlers of Lee Co., VA
[iv - vi] http://share.geocities.com/Heartland/Meadows/8056/eligahbaker.html
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