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Pvt Bert Ransom "Rex" Baker
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Birth: Oct. 18, 1876
Phillips County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jun. 25, 1937
Lincoln
Lancaster County
Nebraska, USA

Bert Ransom Baker, son of Samuel William Baker and Mary Elizabeth Mitchell, was born October 18, 1876 in Phillips County, Kansas and died Jun 25, 1937 in Lincoln, Nebraska. He married Jessie May Underwood on October 17, 1901. Eight children were born to this union, five survive. They are Ellis, Floyd, Hazel, Elmer, and Donald.

A Spanish American War veteran who served with Co. B of the 51st IA Infantry. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Samuel William Baker (1848 - 1931)
  Mary Elizabeth Mitchell Baker (1850 - 1936)
 
 Spouse:
  Jessie Mae Underwood Baker (1879 - 1925)
 
 Children:
  Floyd R Baker (1909 - 1975)*
  Hazel Winnifred Baker Hevner (1911 - 1998)*
  Elmer Charles Baker (1914 - 1985)*
  Don Forest Baker (1920 - 2004)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ben E. Baker (1869 - 1961)*
  James D. Baker (1871 - 1947)*
  Bert Ransom Baker (1876 - 1937)
  Lulu Baker Underwood (1878 - 1956)*
  Samuel R. Baker (1884 - 1953)*
  Alford G. Baker (1887 - 1930)*
  Albert L. Baker (1887 - 1941)*
  Thomas R. Baker (1891 - 1971)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Co. B
51 IOWA INF
SP. AM. WAR
 
Burial:
Wyuka Cemetery
Lincoln
Lancaster County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Sec-24SC Sp-57
 
Maintained by: Marty & Harley
Originally Created by: Tony & Cindy Lloyd
Record added: Nov 09, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61371826
Pvt Bert Ransom Rex Baker
Added by: Tony & Cindy Lloyd
 
Pvt Bert Ransom Rex Baker
Added by: Tony & Cindy Lloyd
 
Pvt Bert Ransom Rex Baker
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Rest in peace.
- GreenHills Stones Calling
 Added: Oct. 25, 2016

- Veteran's family
 Added: Jul. 2, 2012
 
 
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