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Eber Baker
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Birth: Apr. 27, 1780
Bowdoin
Sagadahoc County
Maine, USA
Death: Oct. 6, 1864
Marion
Marion County
Ohio, USA

Founder of Marion OH. Married his cousin Lydia Smith in 1802. Bought land and built the first log home at Marion in 1822. Eber and Lydia were originally buried in the old Pioneer Cemetery in Marion, but were later moved to the "new" cemetery. The Bakers had sons, George Washington Baker, Lincoln Baker & Charles Baker. 
 
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 Parents:
  Smith Baker (1759 - 1828)
  Elizabeth BUNKER Baker (1758 - 1786)
 
 Spouse:
  Lydia Smith Baker (1779 - 1843)
 
 Children:
  George Washington Baker (1803 - 1881)*
  Charles Baker (1804 - 1896)*
  Elizabeth Baker Priest (1806 - 1843)*
  Lincoln Baker (1809 - 1883)*
  Mehitable Chase Baker Sargent (1812 - 1894)*
  Lydia Baker Bowen (1816 - 1847)*
 
 Siblings:
  Eber Baker (1780 - 1864)
  Charles Baker (1782 - 1852)*
  Charles Baker (1782 - 1852)*
  Mehitable Chase (1784 - 1860)*
  Mehitable Baker (1784 - 1860)*
  Smith Baker (1791 - 1871)**
  Mary Baker Robinson (1795 - 1851)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: Buried in Summit Lawn section with wife Lydia and daughter Mehittable Sargent and her family.
 
Burial:
Marion Cemetery
Marion
Marion County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Cindy Knight Schneider
Record added: Feb 02, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24322672
Eber Baker
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Eber Baker
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Eber Baker
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Founder of my hometown.
- Stu Haley
 Added: Jul. 4, 2013

- My Ancestors Lived Here
 Added: May. 11, 2011

- The Reverend
 Added: Apr. 26, 2010
 
 
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