American Baker Genealogies

The following page consists of short genealogies of American Baker families.

Genealogy of Alexander Baker

L156 ALEXANDER BAKER: b. 1607; d. ?; came to America in 1635 and settled in Boston. Later the family moved to Conn.
L157. JOSHUA BAKER: b. 1642; d. 1717; m. Hannah Minturn.
L158. JOSHUA BAKER: b. 1677; d. 1740; m. Marion Hurburt.
L159 JOSHUA BAKER: b. 1706; d. 1770; m. Phoebe Wilkwire.
L160 JARED BAKER: b. 1746; d. 1822; m. Phoebe Harris.
L161 ANIEL BAKER: b. 1770; d. 1851; m. Sarah Raymond.
L162 DANIEL ALBERT: b. 1810; m. Harriet Vander Cook; moved to Ohio.

  1. Daniel Albert: m. Arabella Benson.
    1. Annie Louise: b. 1870; m. Charles Pearsall.
      1. Charles.
      2. Marion; m. Emerson Goodrich.
        1. Arabella; b. 1920.
        2. Joeleen; b. 1923.
      3. James.
      4. Isabel; m. John Fike.
      5. Amos.
      6. Anna L.
    2. Marion S.: b. 1872; d. 1927; m. Dr. Eugene Beodles.
    3. Howell N.: b. 1877; m. 1907 to Maude Jessup.
      1. Carolyn S.: b. 1909.
      2. Howell North; b. 1910.
    4. George R.: b. 1884; m. Marie Behin.
      1. George R.: b. 1910.
    5. A. Read; b. 1882; m. Ion Hayward.
      1. Mayme: b. 1914.
      2. John R.: b. 1916.
      3. Katherine: b. 1918.
  2. George R.: m. Celia Ashmun. Ch.: Frederick A., Harry C., Charles, Katherine.
  3. Annie Louise; m. Frank Brooks.
    1. Margaret.
    2. Ysabel: m. Lawrence Campbell.
      1. Mary Louise Lawrence.
  4. Frederick A.: m. Charlotte Johnson.
    1. Robert J.: m. Anne Nutt. Ch.: Kenneth (b. 1912).
    2. Mary C.

Genealogy of Benjamin Baker of Steuben County NY

U167 BENJAMIN BAKER: b. 1793; d. 1860; probably s. of Ephraim Baker; had 10 ch. of whom
U168 STEPHEN BAKER: b. 1821, Steuben County, N. Y., m. 1843, …… Van Zandt; d. 1870, Jacksonville, Ohio.

  1. John Franklin: b. 1847, Steuben County, N. Y.
    1. Ethel: b. 1879; m. 1904, S. E. Roberts. Lives Los Angeles.
    2. Ernest: b. 1881; unm.; lives Los Angeles, Cal.
    3. Charles: b. 1883; m. Florence Monger, 1912; living Los Angeles.
      1. Mary Elizabeth; b. 1914.
      2. Beverly: b. 1916.
      3. John Jacob: b. 1918.
    4. Edith: b. 1887; m. 1909 George Mock; living Columbus, Ohio.
      1. George: b. 1909.
      2. Earl: b. 1911.
      3. Ernest Lee: b. 1913.
      4. Eugene Gregg: b. 1916.
      5. Ethella: b. 1918.
      6. Gladys: b. 1920.
    5. Clinton: b. 1889, Stanberry, Mo.; m. 1917, Clara Ritchardson; living Los Angeles, Cal.

Genealogy of Francis Baker

M157 FRANCIS BAKER: b. in England in 1611 and came over in the “Planter” in 1635; native place was St. Albans, in Hertfordshire, founded in 1455; settled in Yarmouth, Mass., m. Isabel Twining, 1641.

  1. Daniel: the 4th son: b. 1650; m. Elizabeth Chase. (A) Samuel: the 2d son; b. 1676; m. Elizabeth Berry.
    1. Judah: the eldest son; b. 1705; m. Mercy Burgess.
      1. Barnabas: the 2d son; 1734-1797; m. Mehitable Smith Chatham.
        1. Capt. Smith Baker: 2d son; b. 1759; m. Elizabeth Bunker.
          1. Eber: 1780-1864.

Genealogy of Henry Baker of Bucks County Pennsylvania

0159 HENRY BAKER: the Records of Lancashire Quarterly Meeting of Friends, England, state that he and Margaret Hardman were m. 1667; also shows births of eight children, some of whom were born in Hindley and others in West Derby; two ch. b. in America; one of earliest settlers of Bucks County, Pennsylvania; d. 1701.

  1. Samuel: b. West Derby, 1676; came to Philadelphia with his parents in 1684; m. Rachel Warder; elected to the Assembly in 1710.
    1. Samuel: 1706-1760; m. Elizabeth …… ; had Nathan.
    2. Henry: 1708-1765; m. Mary …… ; five daus.
    3. John: 1715-1759; m. Sarah …….
    4. Nathan: 1715-1760; testimony of disownment issued by Friends’ Mtg., 1757; names of wife and ch. not ascertained.
    5. Joseph: 1719-1814. Ch.: Richard Mace, Samuel.
    6. Benjamin: 1723-1760.
  2. Nathan: b. West Derby, 1684; removed to Chester Co., Pennsylvania; m. Sarah Collett; a miller after he settled in Maryland.
    1. Nathan: m. Joyce Yardley, 1736/7. Ch.: Thomas, Jeremiah.
    2. Henry: probably the eldest son; may have m. Sarah or Rebecca Van Bibber; m. (2), Elizabeth …… ; d. 1768.
      1. Jeremiah.
      2. Henry.
      3. Francis. Ch.: Samuel, Henry.
      4. Jethro: farmer in Cecil Co., Md.; m. Ann Gonsen (?). Ch.: Nathan, Jethro.

Genealogy of Ira Baker of Plover Wisconsin

X171 IRA BAKER: m. Sarah Brown; had Polly A., Erie, Isac, Lucinda B., Edward, Ruth, David and James Harvey.

  1. James Harvey: b. March 27, 1827; m. Eliza Bartlett; d. Jan. 14, 1907; had William A., Hester, Elizabeth, Ella, Emma and Wyman Bartlett.
    1. Wyman Bartlett: b. June 16, 1854; m. Lillian Young; was a millwright and mechanic; built lumber mills in Canada and Canal Zone; d. April 27, 1929; had, besides Kate and Claude
      1. Emma: b. Feb. 10, 1881; m. Chester J. Chapin; had Margaret, James, Winifred, Byron, Evelyn, Isabel, Donald, Chester.
      2. Elbert: b. Feb. 29, 1884; m. Leila Lee Peebles; d. Jan 16, 1928; had Jesse, Elizabeth.
      3. Stanley: b. April 19, 1889; m. Florence Gilman; had Lilletta, Gladys, Donal, Stanley, Myrna.
      4. Inabelle: b. Jan. 29, 1892; m. Ralph Arquette; had Alice, James, Lillias.
      5. Wyman: b. May 2,1894; m. Inga Mjelde; served in France during World War; had Norma and Ruth.
      6. Lloyd: b. April 1, 1896; m. Mary Lombard; served in France during World War; had Wyman, Tom, Laura and Loraine.

Genealogy of Jacob Baker of Westchester New York

S163 JACOB BAKER: came to the country from England, settling m. Westchester, N. Y. Was ardent Tory, and disowned his son Jonathan because of his sympathy with the Colonies. There were other children, but because of breach in family, all traces were lost. Some went to Canada after the War.

  1. Jonathan: enlisted man from Dutchess Co., N. Y., Militia 5th Regiment under Colonel William Humphrey; m. Fannie Moreau; had six children, incl. two daughters whose descendants live at Athens and Towanda, Pa.
    1. Abriga.
    2. John Moreau: b. 1768; d. during war of 1812. Scouted for American Army and never returned; m. Tamazon Morse.
      1. Hozial: b. May 12, 1789.
      2. Daniel M.: b. March 6, 1791.
      3. John: b. March 7, 1793.
      4. Jane: b. June 2, 1795
      5. Joseph: b. June 7, 1797.
      6. Abigail: b. July 2, 1798.
      7. William T.: b. Nov. 23, 1801.
      8. Mary Ann: b. March 19, 1804.
      9. Tamizon: b. June 3, 1806.
      10. Gilbert: b. October 17, 1808.
      11. Marcus D.: b. March 4, 1811.
    3. Gilbert: b. 1783.
    4. Daniel: b. 1785.

Clarence E. Baker, a direct descendant of Jacob Baker, was born March 2, 1879, and resides at 1344 Kealing Ave., Indianapolis, Indiana.

Genealogy of Jacob Baker of Richmond, Virginia

V169 JACOB BAKER: engaged in tanning business with two brothers, George and Christian, at Richmond, Va. Received, 1811, a lieutenant’s commission; m. Elizabeth Heubler.

  1. Ann: m. John Fut. Ch.: Matilda, Emma, Anna, Sue, Jacob.
  2. Catherine: m. Isaac Shinier.
    1. Mary: m. William Baker.
  3. Susan: m. Aaron Dick. Ch.: Emma (m. Thomas Rilleau); George.
  4. Isaac: m. Ann Young. Ch.: William, Sybella, David, and Jacob.
  5. Mary: m. Caleb Wyckoff. Ch.: Elizabeth, Sarah (m. Polutus Cummins), and James.
  6. Elizabeth: m. Hayes Kline. Ch.: Warren.
  7. Matilda: m. Henry Fulmer. Ch.: Chester.
  8. Sophia: m. Jacob Kern. Ch.: William, Elizabeth (m. J. M. Kufu).
  9. William: m. Catherine Kline.
    1. Frank Kline Baker, M.D.
    2. Marie Antoinette: m. Charles Keller.
  10. Amanda: m. Asa K. Siem, M.D.
    1. Herbert M.: M.D.
    2. Florence Gertrude.
    3. Laura Blanch.
  11. Abram H.: m. Ann E. Hulshizer.
    1. Bertha: m. Dr. Isaac B. Loos.
    2. M. Augusta.
    3. M. Elizabeth. Add.: 34 N. 10th Street; Easton, Pa.

Genealogy of John Baker of Swansea Massachusetts

P160 JOHN BAKER: soldier in King Phillip’s War; 1. at Swanzey, Mass. (1) John: m. Susanna Wood, 1714; d. 1767.

  1. William: b. 1715.
  2. John: b. 1720; m. Hannah Mason.
    1. John: m. Abigail Lee.
    2. Reuben: b. Rehobeth, 1759; d. 1811; m. Lydia Mason; soldier in the Revolutionary War.
      1. Reuben: b. Ira, Vt., 1784; d. 1865; m. Lois Comfort Baxter.
        1. Isaac: b. Comstock, N. Y., 1813; d. 1894; m. Laura Daley Comstock.
          1. Isaac Volney: m. Laura Demis Clark. Ch.: George Comstock (b. 1865; m. Mary Louise Van Wormer; d. 1908), Laurance Clark (b. 1872).
        2. Albert: 1815-1873; m. Sarah Ann Miller.
        3. Thomas Spencer: 1817-1871; m. Harriet Corlier.
        4. Floyd P.: b. 1820; m. Eliza Wilson; m. (2), Orinda Searle.
        5. Harvey: 1825-1874; m. Amanda Rounds.
        6. Clifford A.: b. 1830; m. Mary Louisa Wheeler.
        7. Guilford D.: b. 1832; m. Orra Graves.
      2. Zephaniah: 1791-1834; m. Rebecca Lamb.
      3. Nestor: 1793-1856; m. Ann Spaulding.
      4. Morrell: 1802-1857; m. Lydia Ann …….
      5. Gardner Mason: 1804-1889; m. Emmaline Holbrook.
  3. Nathaniel: b. 1725.
  4. Benjamin: b. 1736.

Genealogy of Silas Baker

0161 SILAS BAKER: m. Deliverance O’Kelley, 1723.

  1. Lemuel: m. Ruth Merchant; 1734/3, 1807.
    1. Edward: 1776-1818; m. Mehitable Merchant. Ch.: Edward Russell (b. 1811), Walter (b. 1813).
    2. Lemuel: b. 1792; m. Polly Gray.
  2. Silas: 1731-1813; m. Rachel Merchant.
    1. Lemuel: b. 1760; m. Abial.
      1. Charles: b. 1794; m. Betsey Crowell.
        1. Pinkham (Frederick) : b. 1818; m. Hannah Crowell. Ch.: Frederick (b. 1842), Ezekiel C. (b. 1846), Horace T. (b. 1854).
        2. Isaiah: m. twice; had Prescott H. (b. 1854).
        3. Charles: b. 1833; m. Charlotte C. Taylor. Ch.: Joshua T. (b. 1861), Frank D. (b. 1865).
      2. Franklin: b. 1796; m. Ruth Crowell. 1. Charles: b. 1823.
      3. Abner: b. 1801.
      4. Obed: b. 1804; m. Phebe. Ch.: Albert P. (b. 1826), Sidney (b. 1828).
    2. Silas: b. 1766; m. Sarah Crowell.
      1. Crowell: 1790-1849; m. Anna Baker.
        1. Ira: b. 1815; m. Olive D. Ellis.
          1. Alphonso E.: b. 1851.
          2. Edwin: b. 1854.
        2. Crowell: b. 1820.
        3. Silas: b. 1826; m. Abigail Baker. Ch.: Leander (b. 1847), Alexander (b. 1855), Silas Reed (b. 1861), Jedidah S. (b. 1864), Joseph L. (b. 1867).
      2. Silas: b. 1799; m. Ruth H. Crowell.
      3. Braddock: b. 1807; m. Caroline Crowell. Ch.: Lothrop (1828), Alfred (1837), Darius (1845).
    3. Marchant: b. 1768; m. Celia Luce. Ch.: Tristam (b. 1798), Marchant (b. 1805).
    4. Philip: 1770-1804; m. Ruth H. Thacher. Ch.: Thacher (b. 1798), Philip (b. 1803).
    5. Asa: 1774-1855; m. Zepporah Crowell; m. (2), Thankful Taylor.
      1. Ervin (Arvin): b. 1800; m. Lurania Cook. Ch.: Arves T. (b. 1836), Osborn H. (b. 1840).
      2. Matthew: b. 1803; m. Polly ……. Ch.: Matthew (b. 1832), Edwin (b. 1835).
      3. Asa: b. 1808.
      4. Timothy: b. 1810.
    6. Elijah: 1779-1808; d. at sea; m. Jane Baker Dennis; had Elijah (b. 1807).
  3. Philip: b. 1737/8.

Genealogy of William Baker of Concord Massachusetts

Na158 WILLIAM BAKER: m. Johanna . . . ., in England; came to America and settled in Concord, Mass., 1660; d. 1679.

  1. William: b. 1656, in England; m. Elizabeth Dutton, 1681; d. 1702.
    1. Joseph: b. 1696; m. Alice Jefts, 1716; d. 1761 at Littleton, Mass.
      1. William: b. 1719; m. Rebecca Conant, 1743; d. 1793.
        1. William: b. Littleton, Mass., 1746; m. Sarah Fletcher, 1768; d. 1815, Rutland, Vt.
          1. William: b. 1770; m. Marcia Andrus, 1801; d. 1823. a. Eldad Andrus: b. 1804; m. Amanda Herndon, 1838; d. 1845 in La.
            1. William Andrus: b. 1843; m. Sarah Harris, 1867; d. 1873, Calvert, Texas. Ch.:
              1. Allan Hill: b. 1871; m. Marie McLoud; d. 1928; lived at 4545 West Pine Blvd., St. Louis, Mo.; had
                1. William Allen, b. 1902.
                2. Marie Elizabeth, b. 1898; m. Wilson Anthony Benoist, b. 1898; ch.:
                  1. Marie Elizabeth Benoist, b. 1924.

Genealogy of William Baker of Nanutcket, Massachusetts

Y172 WILLIAM BAKER: resident of Nantucket, Mass.

  1. John: b. Sept 20, 1845, at Nantucket, Mass.; retired supt. of Geo. B. Baker Tack Co.; inventor of machinery used; ch.: Hattie and Winifred.
  2. Samuel: b. 1865; d. Oct., 1929.
  3. William A.: b. Jan. 20, 1832; m. Josephine Westgate at Fairhaven; gifted in arts and letters; ardent churchman; d. Jan., 1909.
    1. Isabel: b. 1865; d. 1920; m. William Brawley who d. 1910.
    2. George: b. May 15, 1863; m. Angeline P. Westgate; president of George B. Baker Tack Co. of Mass.
      1. Herbert B.: m. Jenne M. Snell; vice-president of above Tack Co.
      2. Doris I.: b. 1900; m. 1929 to Frank Gardiner, sec’y of above Tack Co.
      3. Edward C.: b. 1882; treasurer of above Tack Co.


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