|Birth: ||Oct. 17, 1822|
|Death: ||Jul. 20, 1912|
Amanda Baker was born on October 17, 1822 in Kentucky. She was the second wife of Hugh M. Baker, the son of Nathaniel Baker and Jane Clubb. He was born on November 18, 1819 in Indiana. His first wife was Unity Denton, the daughter of John D. Denton and Mary "Polly" Hardin. Unity Denton was born on January 20, 1826. After her death on October 8, 1875, Hugh M. Baker and Amanda R. (Unknown) Baker were married before June of 1880.
At the time of the 1880 Census of Sand Spring, Grayson County, Kentucky taken of June 11th the Hugh M. Baker household consisted of: Hugh M., a farmer, age 60, b. IN; his second wife Amanda R., a house keeper, age 54; and adopted daughter Clara Fulkison, single, age 14. Hugh's parents were both born in Kentucky. Amanda's father was born in Virginia, her mother born in Kentucky. Clara Fulkerson's parents were both born in Kentucky. In 1870 she was shown as age 4 in the household of John W. (23)and Lean (25) Fulkerson. She was listed after his brother Isaac Fulkerson (21) with no relationship stated.
Hugh M. Baker died in Grayson County at the age of 90 years, 1 month and 17 days on January 4, 1910. He was buried in the Shrewsbury Cemetery in Shrewsbury, Grayson County, Kentucky where his first wife Unity Baker had preceded him. Amanda R. Baker died in Grayson County at the age of 89 years, 9 months and 3 days on July 20, 1912. She was buried in the Barton Cemetery in Leitchfield, Kentucky.
Kentucky Death Records 1911-2000
Last Name First Name MI Age Death Place Residence Death Date Volume Certificate Death Volume --- BAKER AMANDA 089 GRAYSON (not specified) 07-20-1912 043 17064 1912
Hugh M. Baker (1819 - 1910)*
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