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David Baker
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Birth: Jun. 3, 1749
Culpeper County
Virginia, USA
Death: Sep. 15, 1838
Mitchell County
North Carolina, USA

David moved to the Toe River and purchased a large parcel of land in area that became known as Bakersville.

His family was the first family in the area before 1790 & Bakersville was named for him. D

David's pension file W-1802 in National Archives.
Enlisted in Culpepper Co., VA, Febuary, 1776, 3rd Regiment of the Vinginia Line for two years.
David was at Gwynn's Island, with General Washington in White Plains, Brandywine, at Germantown, & at Valley Forge until 1778.

s/o David & Mary Webb Baker 
Family links: 
  Mary Webb Baker (1762 - 1793)*
  Dorothy Wiseman Baker (1765 - 1855)*
  Martin Alexander Baker (1797 - 1868)*
  Dorothay Baker Davenport (1799 - 1885)*
  Josiah Baker (1802 - 1881)*
  Sophia Baker Young (1804 - 1891)*
  Charles Capron Capron Baker (1806 - 1887)*
*Calculated relationship
Bakersville Historical Cemetery
Mitchell County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Elizabeth
Record added: Dec 26, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45816254
David Baker
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David Baker
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- Gene Jenkins
 Added: Mar. 7, 2014

- sniksnak
 Added: Aug. 25, 2012
Thanks for all you did and the freedom you helped give us. Hope to meet you in heaven. Your great-great-great granddaughter,Debbie
- dspf
 Added: Jul. 14, 2012
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