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Roster of 7th Michigan Cavalry – Company K

Capt.. Heman N. Moore, Grand Rapids 1st Lieut. Hiram J. Ingersoll, Chadron, Daves County, Neb Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. choose a state: Any AL AK AZ AR CA CO CT DE DC FL GA HI ID IL IN IA KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WI WY INTL Start Now Barnes, E. W.,Iona Barnhardt, Eugene, North Adams Buckingham, Chas., Holt Cadran, Michael, Mackinaw Campbell, James, Hastings Chamberlin, Myron, Charlotte Champlin, Acil, Charlotte Chapman, Andrew, Mackinaw Conley, Edgar M., Corunna Crawfoot, Oscar W., Assyria Dunsenberry Wm., Humbolt, Ca Gallop, James B., Flushing Genia, Henry, Mackinaw Hamilton, Win., Alpena Harper, Benj., Sherman City Kielman, David, Lamont Lucas, Isaac W., Benton Harbor Lambert, Gregory, Mackinaw Lewis, Merritt, Washington, D. C. Long, Daniel Sr., Chelsea Marondette, Antoine, Mackinaw Marshall, Geo., Mackinaw Metener, Lewis, Mackinaw Montgomery, Robt. B., Eaton Rapids Osgood, Wm. W., Orangeville Osgood, Colburn, Hastings Pankin, Peter A., St. Ignace Pelot, Gabriel, Mackinaw Rogers, Levi B., Petoskey Searles, Fitch M., Orangeville Staley, Joseph, Martin St. Andrews, Adolphus, Mackinaw St. Andrews, John, Mackinaw Taylor, W. H., Mackinaw Wheelock, Geo. C., Cheboygan Watson, Cyrus, Hickory Corners Wilkinson, Arthur L., Centralia, Ills. Young, John L.,...

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Roster of 7th Michigan Cavalry – Company L

Baird, David, Carrolton Blanchard, Edward, Jackson Baur, Raymond, Bengel Becker, Jacob, Detroit Bedell, Byron, Walla Walla, Ore Bennett, D. J., Stanton Brown, Wm. W., St. Joseph Brunke, John, Royalston Campbell, Eugene, Lowell Carl, Thomas, St. Charles Carson, James, Big Rapids Covey, Ira, Hastings Canton, Amos, Augusta Eccleston, Sylvester W., Saginaw Geisler, Charles, Royalton Hadendorph, Geo., Wexford Hicks, John, Toledo Hovey, Munson, W. Bay City Jasper, Alfred, St. Joseph Jarvey, Julius, Saginaw Kimble, Isaac, Fenton Knight, Aldis R., Milton, Macomb Co. Kelley, Timothy, Eaton Rapids Kennedy, Henry, Marengo Lewis, Wm. A., Battle Creek Loughney, Thomas, Walla, Walla, Wash. McLean, Chas. L., Frost McOmber, Spencer F., Croton, Lee Co., Iowa Mufley, Joseph L., Ceresco Onderdonk, Chas., Denver, Colo. Ormsby,Reuben N., Armada Reed, Edward, Hubbardston Rich, Edwin, Ryerson Riley, George W., St. Joseph Slaughter, Edward, Soldiers’ Home Washington City Sloan. John N., Clio Stringham, Wm., Augusta Smith, John, Missouri Terry, James B., Saginaw, E. S. Vanorman, Abe, Mountpelier, Bear Lake Co., Idaho Wattles, V. C., Battle Creek Webster, Amos N.,Flint Wickard, Josiah,...

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Roster of 7th Michigan Cavalry – Company A

Capt.Wm. H. Fisher, 497 Trumbull Ave., Detroit 1st Lieut. Geo. E. Smith, St. Joseph 2nd Lieut. F. P. Nichols, Encinitas, Cal Anthony, H. L.,Sturgis Allen, Henry, Hickory Corners Alexander John, Belle Fourche, S. D. Badge, N. H., Cadillac Baker, H. E., Hiawatha, Kan Baker, James, Lee Bellinger, Marshall, Banfield Beers, Rufus, Hawkhead Bennett, Nelson, Harbor Springs Bonnell, Chas. W., Rosevale, Kan Briney, Eli J., Royalton Briminstool, Alonzo, Battle Creek Buckingham, Chas., Holt Burns, William, Homer Caines, Albert E., Longmont, Boulder Co., Col Campbell, James, Hastings Cotton, John H., Battle Creek Conlin, John, Battle Creek Cook, Chas., Ely Cooke, Edwin D., Santa Ana, Col. Corning, Orin E., Bloomdale Cox, Edward J., Evart Crane, Stephen A., Benton Harbor Davenport, James R., Ravenna Davis, William D., Battle Creek Delos, Richard, Battle Creek Dunster, Chas., Fowlerville Edwards, James M., Berlamont Ewing, Horace C., Center, P.O. Fish, Putnam M., Battle Creek Fisher, John K., Sonoma Graham, William G., Buchanan Hathway, Giles B., Merril, Wis. Harrison, Jessie A., Cassopolis Harvey, Edward H., 289 Warren Ave., E. Detroit Hollis Chas., Stevensville Holton, Chas. M. Yakima, Wash. Horsh, Peter, Battle Creek Howe, Freeman W., Coldwater Hunt, Ira O., Battle Creek Knowles, Alton, Caro Langdon, P. Kalamazoo Langridge, Chas., Marshall Manuel, Henry, Decatur McAllister, John, Eaton Rapids McAllister, Robert, Eaton Rapids McNeil, Alex. E., Hickory Corners Minihan, John, Milford Mealoy, Thomas J., Vandalia Nye, Edgar F., Bedford Page,...

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Roster of 7th Michigan Cavalry – Company H

Capt. Richard Douglas, Augusta 1st Lieut. Daniel W. Dunnett. Hutchinson, Kansas Aximable, Edwin, Petosky Bissell, Edwin, Hickory Corners Burdick. J. Q., Glendale Cooper, Lorenzo, Evart Covert, Wm., Conneaut, Ohio Darlington, Richard J., Northville Dunn. Henry, 93 Baker St., Detroit Fish, Perry G., Milo, Barry Co. Fisher, Byron, Cressy’s Corners Fisher, William, Richland Forshey, Leverett, St. Paul Minn. Foote, David G.,Mason Haughy, Luke R., Kalamazoo Harrington, James S., Ludington Haugey, S. R., San Diego, Cal. Holmes, Daniel, Cleon Hudgett, Edgar, Kalamazoo Hunt, Eli, Entrican Jones, Robert, Moline Kemp, Wm., Hubbardston Kemp, Alfred, Greenville King, Aaron, Milo Knapp, Bradley, Hopkins Center Lepper, John, Hickory Corners Lewis, John, Moscow Longman, Arthur, Fulton Lyon, Wm., Kalamo Mason, Chas. Battle Creek Mead John P., South Haven Merrill, T. J., North Lansing Moore, Wesley, Lee’s Corners Mowrey, Edward S., Cedar Creek Nevers, Freeman, Leslie Norwood, Robert, Delton Norwood, Adelbert, Delton Palcott, E. C., New York Perkins, David, Saramac Perry, Edward, Alamo Perry, George, Alamo Phillips, Ira I B ., Clio Prentice, G. H., Lawton Ryan, Esbon, Moore Park Dobbins, Evan, St. Johns Rowley, Win. H., Ypsilanti Sullivan, M. D., 313 Cherry St. Detroit Spirzer, Peter, Hudsonville Smith, Win. H., Memphis Stevens, W., Eureka Throop, Phillip, Vestaburgh Tracy, Wm., Lake View Tyler, Luther G., Hickory Corners Talcott, Edwin C., Syracuse, N. Y. Vrooman Isaac W., Hastings Van Gilden, Winard,...

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Roster of 7th Michigan Cavalry – Company I

Capt. Myron H. Ellis, New Boston Capt. John A. Clark:, Laredo, Texas 2nd Lieut. Wm. E. Harrington,% 9Addison 2nd Lieut. E. R. Havens, Lansing Allen, A. A.. Athens Austin, Samuel, Noamiville, Iowa Beckwith, Chas., Hastings Bennett, A. L., Eaton Rapids Bitgood. Wm. W., Orangeville Billinger, Geo. W., Mt. Pleasant Bixby, Omar M., Elsie Bowman, Michael, Albra, Iowa Carmichael, Daniel L., 5916 State St., Chicago Carrier, Hockford L., Brookfield Carney, James, Ogden Center Carson, James, Big Rapids Choate, R. W., Lansing Chiveral, Fred M., Tecumseh Cook, John, Jr., County Line Cole, M. E., Woodstock Dunn, John W., Jackson Dawson, John, Cheybogan Evans, Benj. G., Springport Fairchilds, James, Eaton Rapids Gardner, Chas., White Pigeon Forsie, Joseph, Detroit Gilbert, Wm., Hesperia Gorham, Warren, Bismark, Eaton Co. Griffen, Wm. A., Augusta Hagen, Wm. C., Jackson Hardy, Benj., Los Animas, Ca. Hale. Wm. C., Toldedo Hastings, Wm., Albion Henderson, Chas., Adrion Hildreth, Chester C., Eagle Hoag, James, Mt. Pleasant Hudson, E. H., Lansing Huggett Edgar, Kalamazoo Hultz, Benj., Grand Ledge Johnson, Moses, Ola, Gratiot Co. Kendell, Nelson J., Caro Kirkland John, Milliken Kirshner, Wm. H., Hartland Laclear, Hiram, Henderson Lewis, James, Battle Creek Loomis, Henry R., Kalkaska Lucas, Milo A., Davison McCausey, Geo., Charlotte Morley, James C., Hudson McCleary, Stephen, Jerome Morton, George, Spring Lake Monaghan, John W., Springville Overholt, Wm. H., Eden Polmanteer, S. A., Watervliet Palmer, Otis G., Howard City Popple, Geo....

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Roster of 7th Michigan Cavalry – Company G

Capt. Bradley M. Thompson, Ann Arbor 1st Lieut. Geo. W. Hill, 55 E. Congress St., Detroit 2d Lieut. Butler S. Tubbs, Rose, Oakland Co Ackley, Martin L., Leslie Aldrich, Wm. D., Saginaw Arnold, John, Portland Barden, Wm. C., Battle Creek Carl, Thomas, St. Charles Chappell, E. W., Lansing Cook, Benj., Albion Cole, Emmett, Grand Ledge Covell, Albert L., Grand Rapids Courter, N. L., Terra Caia, Fl. Cunningham Frank D., Pierce City, Mo. Delbridge, Wm. A., Grand Rapids Demorest, Geo., Lapeer Elder, James, Saginaw Eldridge, Wm., Nashville Ellsworth, Samuel, Onondaga Finch, Amos, Williamston Fuller, Edwin, Pontiac Geisler, Chas., Royalton Hickman, Adam, Soldiers’ Home Howe, Leonard, Lowell Huxley, John, Owosso Isham, James, Dowling Kimball, Jas. P., Ypsilanti Lamb, Isaac, Springport Mann, Elam, Owosso McMurphy, W. O., Saginaw W. McCullough, Thomas L., Milford McKee, John R., 86 Randolph St., Detroit Moore, Emerson, Jackson Murphy, Wm., Brant Center Parker, Moses, Sugar Grove Paul, John, Guilford Peterson, Charles Grand Rapids Rachford, James T., Soldiers’ Home Shepley, Wm. C., Wallasburg, O. Sairy, Louis, Detroit Sheldon, Luther D., Ashland, O. Tubbs, S. B., Rose, Oakland Co. Van Alstine, Norman, Big Rapids Weston Francis, Pulaski Wagner, A. J., Easton Whiting, Nathaniel, Woodland...

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Roster of 7th Michigan Cavalry – Company F

Capt. Stephen P. Mann,% 9Glenwood, Fla Capt. James L. Carpenter, Blisstield 1st Lieut. Winchester T. Dodge, Imiav City 1st Lieut.. Asa B. Isham, Walnut Hills, Cincinnati 2nd Lieut. Geo. Av. Ferris, Rawlings, Wyoming Alexander, Richard, Grand Rapids Andsen, E. A., Lansing Armstrong, Henry J., Louriston, Minn. Armstrong, Wm. H., Pittsford Beardsley, Clark H., Marcellus Billings, Wm. R., Grand Ledge Bolton, L. J., Palmyra Braden, Jasper, Charlotte Carr, Edward, Teconsha Cornell, Sylvester, Britton Cook, Allen, West Windsor Cross, Levi, Orangeville Curry, James A., Grand Rapids DeGraff, Peter C., Palmyra Dorman, Henry, Lamar, Mo. Dougherty, Joseph, 783 Franklin St., Detroit Fairchilds, Sueton, Charlotte Fish, John B., Mt. Pleasant Fuller, Jason H., Dallas, Barron Co., Wis. Freeman, Edgar A., 717 S. Iona St., Grand Rapids Godsmark, Geo. A., Potterville Goff, Philander B., Blissfield Gray, Benson, Jackson Grover, J. R., Iona Hatch, Geo. W., Grand Ledge Howe, George, Marshall Janes Irving, J., Marion, Ia. Jessup, Chas. H., Worthington, Ohio Keyes, James G., Oak Hill, Mo. Kimberly, Levi N., West Bay City Klay, Reuben S., Litchfield Livingston, James, Orangeville Leisenring, Oscar, Potterville Lloyd, Wm., Alltona, Mecosta Co. McIntosh, Alexander F.,% 9Hastings McLeod Thomas, Yankee Springs Meach, DeWitt C., Leslie Metty, Andrew, Ogden City Parker, Jeff, Pickney Rose. Irving, Hastings Ruggles, Norman, Oden, Emmet Co. Russell, A. P., Atlanta Mo. Seymore, Henry, Breckenridge Smith, Harmon, Iona Space, Nathan H., Grand Ledge VanVleet Isaac, 179 Milwaukee...

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Roster of 7th Michigan Cavalry – Company C

Lieut. Chas. M. Holton, Yakima, Washington Arnold, John, Portland Austin, Henry, Seymour Avery, Orville W., Litchfield Ahearn, Martin, Marlette Beldon, H. S., North Fairfield, Ohio Bentley, Hiram, Clear Water, Minn. Bidwell, Benj. S., Flushing Bliss, Morris M., Flushing Carr, Edward, Tekonsha Chappell Charles S., Caro Cox, William, 475 16th St., Detroit Dobson, Robert F., Saginaw, E.S. Dudley, Thomas, 575 Lincoln Ave., Detroit Dunn, Henry, 93 Baker St. Detroit Eisenberry, Edward, Holly Eldred, Jasper E., Tekonsha Gage, Wm. G., Saginaw, E. S. Gratz, Frank, Saginaw, E. S. Griffen, Bartholomew, East Jordan Gross, Peter, New Lathrop Hayes, Francis E., Mack City Helmer, Albert M., Parma Hickman, Adam, Soldier’s Home Hoover, Wm., Tuscola Hunsinger, Preston, Virginia City, Nev. Hunter, W. W., Cheboygan Hustler, Chas., Birch Run James, Henry, Layton Corners Levitt, Edward L., Montrose Lent. Daniel, Howard City Luther, Columbus, Tyner Marsh, Charles S., Lyons Markham, Wm, Spokane, Wash., Box 601 McLane, Eli, Cambden McFarland, James, Taymouth Morton, Robert, Taymouth Morrow, G. B., Kerens. Tex Parmalee, Geo. W., Flushing Perry, Oliver II., Lyman, Idaho Rose, David B., Watrousville Rock, James, Saginaw Russell, Jacob, Montrose Scholler, George, Layton Corners Sheeley, Horace, Omar, Jefferson Co., New York. Sherman, Nelson, Fairgrove Smith, James, New Lathrop Thomas, James M., Three Rivers Theret, Joshua, Royal Oak Vandaniels, Ernest, Chicago Valentine, A. N., Cadillac Voorhies, Charles A., Atlanta, Ga Waldey, John, New Lathrop Wellemvine, Wm., Layton Corners Wilson,...

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Roster of 7th Michigan Cavalry – Company D

Capt. George A. Armstrong, Fresno, Cal 1st Lieut. J. Q. A. Sessions,% 9Ann Arbor 21 Lieut. Edwin Knight,% 9Eaton Rapids Anderson James, Grandville Aldrich, Stephen, Entrican Baldwin. Enoch S., Mason Barnett, William, North Branch Barr, William H., Potterville Beaverly, John, Eagle Bills, J. H., East Jordan Culver, George H., York Cook, Allen, West Windsor Covey Hiram J., Larnard, Kas. Crossett, Corodon, Battle Creek Donaldson, Frank R., Olivet Dilno, Hulbert, Battle Creek Disbro, Ralph L., Grand Ledge Dobson, George W., Litchfield Drier, Wm., Greenville Dunnett, D. W., Huthinson, Kan. Eldridge, Daniel, Halles City, Wash. Esmond, Clark, Tawas City Exner, Henry, Holt Ferris, Geo. W., Rawlings, Wyoming Fordham, John M., Osage, Iowa Geisler, Chas., Royalton Goshorn, Lewis S., Brookfield Grant, James A., Clark, South Dakota Hammil, M. V., Charlotte Hodges, Russell, Brighton Hale, Daniel L., Hersey Hale, Geo. C., Hersey Hazen, Win. O., Jackson Helmker, A. E., Holt Herring, Abram, Kalamo Herring, George W., Kalamo Holmes, Charles H., Lansing Holmes, W. Irving, Lansing Kent, Adelbert, Paris Kuhnle, John J., Detroit Lloyd, John, Assyria Center Lyon, William, St. Johns McNally, John, Charlotte Milbourn, Frank, Charlotte Migrants, Joel, Olivet Migrants, Wm. II., Charlotte Milbourn Wm., Dakota North, A. E., North Adams Olmstead, Albert, Portland Polmanteer, Peter B., Middleville Paul, W. W., Evans Payne, Geo. F.., Evans Pettibone, Picton, Brookfield Pollard, Wm., Charlotte Preston, I. A., Charlotte Preston, Charles M., Grand Ledge Pray, Andrew,...

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Roster of 7th Michigan Cavalry – Company E

Capt. George W. Mccormick, Dallas, Texas 1st Lieut. Roswell H.Holmes,23 Joy St.,Detroit Bogen, Cornelius, Calkinsville Brooks, Ira E., Boyne City Burleson, Eli, Sparta Crane, Albert, Grand Rapids Cliff, Charles, Birmingham Dillon, Milton M., York Dongrow. Edward, Whitewood Dickerson. A. H., Munising, Alger Co. Everly, Samuel, Williamston Farnsworth, Russell R., Grand Lege Fish, George E., Maple Ridge Genney, David G., Nankin Gillet, Charles H., Springport Grodt, Frank, Saginaw Harkness, Eugene, Soldier’s Home Harrison, A., Milan Hendricks, Jacob B., Assyria Hitchcock, Alonzo, Azalia Hyde, Charles E., Holton Hyde, Harvey, Fort Gratiot Isham, Harry, Pickney Kitchen, Aaron, Holton Jones, John M., Detroit Jones, Stephen V., Port Huron Littlejohn, Henry A., Battle Creek Langridge, Charles, Marshall Livermore, A. S., Saginaw Luther, C. L., Brant Mack, Edward C., St. Johns Manahan, James, Ferry McClain, Jasper, Ravenna McClain, Christopher, Cadillac McClain, Ormenus, Cadillac Parish, Enos, Wheeler Pelton, Charles, Lake Odessa Parker, Jefferson, Pinckney Quale, Everett M., Grand Ledge Quick, James D., Ryno Raymond, W. IV., Williamston Shemp. George M., Sturgis Spear, B. H., Jackson Sullivan, Michael D., 313 Cherry St. Detroit Taylor, George, North Adams Tibbitts, Chas. M., Wyman Vaughan, D. N., Long Pine, Neb. Van Gieson, Geo., Girard VanGilder, Winard, Girard Walsh, William, Ann Arbor Watson, George W., Delta Whalien, Richard S., Chelsea Wilber, Lewis, Williamston Yoxheimer, H. B., Springport Youngs, Eber B.,...

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Roster of 7th Michigan Cavalry – Field and Staff

Col. Wm. D. Mann, 205 5th Ave, New York City Col. A. C. Litchfield, Hulton, Pa Col. George G. Briggs, Grand Rapids, Mich Maj. Geo. K. Newcomb, Traverse City, Mich Maj. Linus F. Warner, Almena. Kan Maj. D. H. Darling, Joliet, Ili Maj. Robert Sproul, Saginaw, E , Mich Adjutant, Duane Doty, Pullman, I11 Adjutant Chas. O. Pratt Assistant Surgeon, Marion A. Shafer, Grand Rapids, Mich Chaplain, Chas. P. N. Ash, Holly Mich Quarter-Master, Farnham Lyon, Saginaw, E. S., Mich Quarter-Master, Daniel Mcnaughton,Grand Rapids, Mich Commissary, James W. Bentley, Hastings, Mich Commissary Serg’t, Henry Degraff,Toledo, Ohio Hospital Steward, A. H. Weston, Grandville,...

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Roster of 7th Michigan Cavalry – Company B

Capt. Rolla B. Glover, Bay City 1st Lieut. Elliot Gray, Tecumseh 2nd Lieut. James C. Boughton, St. Joseph Ackley, Albert J., Kalamazoo Badger, Asel V., Detroit Badger Norman FL, Cadillac Bauske August, Benton Harbor Bauske, John, Benton Harbor Barney, James, St. Joseph Brown, Wm. W., Stevensville Bennett, A. L., Eaton Rapids Burke, David, Dayton Butler, Jonas, Englishville Carouth, Wm., Austin, Ne. Childs, Nathan, Marshall Cobb, Geo. P., Bay City Cobb, James W., Tekonsha Converse, James E., Lapeer Daily, Thomas, Soldier’s Home Deming, Benj. H., Palmyra Dennell, Joseph, Grand Rapids Dewitt, Hezekiah, Ada Dillingham, Phillip, Reed City Dobson, Robert F., East Saginaw Druyer, Ely, Blissfield Enos, Ira, Benton Harbor Gleason, William, Keeler Goodall John, St. Joseph Gould, David L., Adrian Henry, Munson P., Easton, Maryland Hack, Chas. H., Galien Hart. Geo. A., Manistee Haskins, William, St. Joseph Hawthorn, William, Big Beaver Heddon, Geo. H., Olivet Hendershot, Even, Grand Rapids Hill, Isaac, Findlay, Ohio Hess, Isaac, Dimondale House, Edward W., Kalamazoo Lovell, N. V., Eau Claire Martindale, K. B., Gridley, Butte Co. Col. McConnell, David, Beldon McIntire, Geo. B., Sulphur Springs, Ohio McKinney, William, Toledo, Ohio McLouth, Albert, Gladwin Miller, Joseph H., Hartford Millon, William, Yates Center, Kas. Noble, Henry G., Martin Orford, John, Dowagiac Peck, Warren B., Petersburg Proctor, Wm. T., Bangor Reno, Daniel, Akron, Ohio Scott, Fred, Benton Harbor Smalley, Peter S., Spencer Creek Smith, Michael, Riverside Springer, Willard...

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Genealogy of Daniel Baker

B. Daniel Baker: 1780-1849; m. Elmina Hanford; l. In Whitestown, Jamesville, Oswega Co., Auburn and Chautauqua Co., N. Y., and thence to Leona, Winnebago Co., Ill. a. Leander Hanford : b. 1814; m. Martha C. Wing; graduated from the Univ. of Louisville (Ky.), 1842; served in Civil War as Brigade Surgeon in the Union Army; res. Belleville, Ill. Ch.: Leander Wing (b. 1853), Charles Hanford (b. 1856). b. Preserved Daniels: b. 1816; 1. at Durand, Ill. C. Preserved: 1782-1815; m. Lydia Cummings. D. Asa: b. 1791; m. Abigail Ridley. a. Samuel Ridley: b. 1828; m., Mary Bruner; 1. at Rockton, Ill. Ch.: Frank (1857), George (1859). 2. Abijah: 1749-1824; m. Esther Parker; m. (2), Phoebe Boyden; served in the army in the Revolutionary War. A. David: 1782-1861; m. Jemima Richardson; m. (2) Lucy Fairbands. held various military and civil offices in Franklin. a. Abijah Richardson: 1805-1876; grad. Amherst, 1830; D.D., Austin College, Texas, 1878; made valuable contributions to the literature of the Congregational denomination; m. Harriet Newell Woods. (I) George Stuart: b. 1838; grad. Union Theological Seminary, 1870; m. Margaret Coates; served in several different pastorates in N. Y. (II) Charles Richardson: b. 1842; grad. Cambridge Theological Seminary; m. Mary Sneden Schenck. (III) William Henry: b. 1845; grad. Harvard Medical School; professor of gynaecology there; m. Charlotte Ann Ball. Ch.: Roy Ball (1876); Harold Woods (1881). (IV) Walter: b....

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Genealogy of Richard Baker

H152 RICHARD BAKER: the first American ancestor of those known distinctively as of the Dorchester family of Baker; arrived in this country from England, 1635; m. Faith Withington about 1639; made a Freeman of the colony 1649; a member of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company; nearly every year from 1642-85 his name is on record as exercising some office in the town administration of Dorchester; d. 1689. (1) John: 1643-1690; m. Preserver Trott; home occupied as a barrack for American troops during the siege of Boston: an efficient townsman. (A) John: 1671-1745; owned extensive farming tracts; m. Hannah Withington. (a) James: 1713-1776; m. Priscilla Paul; inherited homestead; an extensive farmer. 1. James: 1739-1825; grad. Harvard, 1760; m. Lydia Bowman; practiced as a physician; established a country store; in 1772 began the manufacture of chocolate at Dorchester Lower Mills. A. Edmund: 1770-1846; m. Sarah Howe; m. (2), Mrs. Elizabeth Lillie (Vose); took charge of the chocolate manufacture. a. Walter: 1792-1852; graduated from Harvard 1811; began study of Law at Litchfield, Conn., ran profitable woolen manufacturing business during war with England; in 1824 took sole charge of chocolate manufacture, and under new style of “Walter Baker”, it became prosperous and widely known; m. Deborah Smith Mott; m. (2), Eleanor Jameson Williams. (I) Walter: 1827-1887; m. Frances Cordelia Temlett. Ch.: (1) Walter Sydney: has been a resident of England from boyhood; m....

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Genealogy of James Baker

(a) Preserved: 1711-1777; m. Martha Harrington; owned and occupied the homestead property. 1. James: 1742-1803; last of the name of Baker to own and occupy the ancient dwelling house built by Richard for his son John. A. Samuel: b. 1778; m. Charlotte Muncreef. 2. Samuel: 1744-1819; m. Elizabeth Clapp; m. (2), Sarah Clark. A. Eleazer: 1784-1853; m. Susan Munroe; an ingenious mechanic. a. George Washington: 1824-1888; m. Frances L. Shedd; m. (2), Elizabeth Abbot Daland; engaged in some form of mercantile business. Ch.: Charles Daland (b. 1872). 3. Preserved: 1746-1842; m. Submit Clapp. A. John: 1780-1843; m. Patty Ellis; high sheriff of Norfolk County, appointed 1813. a. George Ellis: 1816-1887; m. Eveline M. Stevens; private secretary to gov. of New York, 1855-56; in political and personal affiliation with William H. Seward, Horace Greeley and Thurlow Weed; during President Lincoln’s administration was “disbursing agent” of the dept. of State. (1) George Fisher: b. 1840; m. Florence Tucker; elected president of the First National Bank of New York City, 1877. Ch.: George Fisher: b. 1878. b. John Joy: b. 1822; m. Harriette Pearson Titcombe. (1) Alfred Titcomb: b. 1861; m. Mattie M. Nichols. Ch.: Harold Titcomb: b. 1888. c. Fisher Ames: b. 1837; graduated from Dartmouth 1859; admitted to the Bar 1860; served in the Civil War and retired as lieut.-col.; m. Catherine Whiting Fisher. B. Benjamin: 1786-1857; m. Lydia Thayer....

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