"Boston Rope Maker” Baker’s

This group of Bakers is not related to the gunsmith Bakers.

Sir Alexander Baker

Sir Alexander Baker , died” Will recorded 1665".

Came to Colonies on ship "Johanna" in 1635. From General Guide to Early Settlers in America, Pg. 22, Gen 973.34 W588 - Alexander Baker , a ropemaker, came..........It was also reported Alexander & wife & two daughters came on the ship…..in the "Elizabeth Ann" in 1635, from London, England.

Sir Alexander  & Miss (Unknown) Baker  had at least three (3) children:

1.       Miss Baker , b. England
2.      
Miss Baker , b. England
3.      
Samuel Baker , b. Boston , MA

Samuel Baker

3.  Samuel Baker [i], son of Sir Alexander  & Miss (Unknown) Baker , d. 27 Aug 1676, PA; m. 29 Dec 1656, Marshfield, MA to Eleanor Winslow , d. 12 Sept 1676; m 2nd 21 Feb 1677 to Patience Simmons .

Samuel  and Eleanor  made their home in Pennsylvania .

Samuel  & Eleanor (Winslow) Baker  had children:

3.1.  Child Baker
3.2.  Child Baker
3.3.  William Baker  (definitely last child), b. 1675, PA.


[i] In New England Marriages Prior to 1700. Reference: Savage's Gen. Dictionary.