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Thomas Vester Baker
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Birth: Mar. 25, 1831
Pike County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Mar. 20, 1908
Latah County
Idaho, USA

Thomas Vester BAKER (Eligah BAKER5, James Walter BAKER4, Andrew BAKER Rev.3, Andrew BAKER Esq.2, [Unknown] BAKER1) was born 25 MAR 1832 in Pike, KY, and died 20 MAR 1909 in Texas Ridge, Latah, ID. He was buried in Texas Ridge, Latah, ID. He married Matilda ESTEP 5 JUL 1852 in Pike, KY, daughter of John FRAZIER ESTEP and Sarah E. NORMAN. She was born 1837 in Pike, KY, and died 27 OCT 1860 in Portsmouth, Scioto, OH. He married Nancy Ann SHORT 19 JAN 1864 in Louisa, Lawrence, KY, daughter of Charles Anderson SHORT and Anne MULLINS. She was born 8 MAR 1840 in Russell, VA, and died 14 APR 1928 in Deary, Latah, ID. She was buried in Elwood Cem., Latah, ID. He married Olivey "Ollie" OSBORN 14 JUN 1861 in Buchanan, VA, daughter of Benjamin Harrison OSBORN and Susannah BAKER. She was born 12 MAR 1826 in Scott, VA, and died 1916 in Crum, Wayne, WV.


Children of Thomas Vester BAKER and Matilda ESTEP are:
+ 2 i. James Lewis BAKER was born 8 APR 1856 in Dry Creek, Pike, KY, and died 25 JAN 1939 in Deary, Latah, ID.
+ 3 ii. Sarah Ann BAKER was born 26 AUG 1853 in Pike, KY, and died 12 FEB 1939 in Deary, Latah, ID.
+ 4 iii. Elijah A. BAKER was born 9 OCT 1858 in Portsmouth, Scioto, OH, and died 23 MAR 1929 in Deary, Latah, ID.
+ 5 iv. John B. BAKER was born 26 JUN 1860 in Portsmouth, Scioto, OH.


Children of Thomas Vester BAKER and Nancy Ann SHORT are:
6 i. Mary Jane "Polly" BAKER was born DEC 1864 in Louisa, Lawrence, KY. She married [Unknown] HURLEY. He was born ABT 1864.
+ 7 ii. Columbus C. (Lum) BAKER was born 28 APR 1866 in Portsmouth, Scioto, OH, and died 14 SEP 1919 in Texas Ridge, Latah, ID.
8 iii. Edward BAKER was born 08 MAY 1868 in OH.
+ 9 iv. Franklin T. (Miles) BAKER was born 14 MAR 1871 in Holdingford, Stearns, MN, and died 24 MAR 1946 in Centralia, Lewis, WA.
+ 10 v. William Burtrum BAKER was born 14 APR 1873 in Holdingford, Stearns, MN, and died 10 DEC 1944 in Fraser, Clearwater, ID.
+ 11 vi. Vianna BAKER was born 5 MAY 1875 in Stearns, MN, and died 31 MAR 1936.
+ 12 vii. Hattie E. BAKER was born 13 JUL 1877 in Stearns, MN, and died 2 APR 1948 in Texas Ridge, Latah, ID.
+ 13 viii. Harrison "Harry" Alexander BAKER was born 01 AUG 1879 in Swanville, Morrison, MN, and died 15 JUL 1955 in Kendrick, Latah, ID.
+ 14 ix. Nettie Elga BAKER was born 18 AUG 1883 in Stearns, MN, and died 16 FEB 1945 in Clarkston, Asotin, WA.


Child of Thomas Vester BAKER and Olivey "Ollie" OSBORN is:
+ 15 i. Julina "Julia" BAKER was born 1862 in Grundy, Buchanan, VA, and died BEF 1894 in Wayne, WV.


 
 
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 Spouse:
  Nancy Ann Short Baker (1840 - 1928)
 
 Children:
  Sarah Ann Baker Pierce (1854 - 1939)*
  James Lewis Baker (1856 - 1939)*
  Elijah A. Baker (1859 - 1929)*
  Columbus C. Baker (1866 - 1919)*
  Miles Frank Baker (1872 - 1946)*
  William Burtrum Baker (1873 - 1944)*
  Hattie E. Baker Osborn (1877 - 1948)*
  Harrison Alexander Baker (1879 - 1955)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
At Rest. "Can I forget the agonizing hour when those loved eyes were closed to wake no more."
 
Burial:
Elwood Cemetery
Latah County
Idaho, USA
 
Maintained by: Gwen Bjorkman
Originally Created by: Kathleen Peck Probasco K...
Record added: Feb 07, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24468745
Thomas Vester Baker
Added by: D and M Crawford
 
Thomas Vester Baker
Added by: Gwen Bjorkman
 
Thomas Vester Baker
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