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Josiah Baker
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Birth: Feb. 26, 1655
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jun. 19, 1729
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA

JOSIAH BAKER (I), son of Alexander Baker (1607-1685) and Elizabeth _______

Josiah married about 1679 to MARY CROSS.

"Here lyes buried the Body of
MR. JOSIAH BAKER
who departed this life April ye 12th 1760
in ye 70th year of his age"

"Here lyes ye Body of
MRS. ELIZABETH BAKER
Wife to Mr. Josiah Baker
who died June 10th 1753 aged 65 years

Josiah Baker was listed in "Boston Males in Major Townsend's Camp in 1698."

He was also on the Boston tax List of 1691-1693.

In 1702, his name appeared as "Josiah Baker, "Abatement of Taxes, meaning his tax was reduced or removed, or he may have left Boston for another area.

Josiah Baker's (I) death is listed among those who were buried in Copp's Hill Burial Ground in Boston.
("Epitaphs from Copp's Hill Burial Ground, Boston" by Thomas Bridgman, page 85).

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Alexander Baker (1607 - 1685)
  Elizabeth Baker (1612 - ____)
 
 Children:
  Josiah Baker (1691 - 1760)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Baker Watkins (1632 - 1690)*
  Christian Baker Roberts (1634 - 1685)*
  Alexander Baker (1635 - ____)*
  Samuel Baker (1637 - 1684)*
  John Baker (1640 - 1693)*
  Joshua Baker (1642 - 1717)*
  Hannah Baker Alger (1644 - ____)*
  William Baker (1647 - ____)*
  Joseph Baker (1649 - ____)*
  Sarah Baker Wales (1651 - ____)*
  Benjamin Baker (1652 - ____)*
  Josiah Baker (1655 - 1729)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Here lyes buried ye Body of
MR JOSIAH BAKER
who died June ye 19th 1729
in ye 74th
year of his age
 
Burial:
Copps Hill Burying Ground
Boston
Suffolk County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: June Bork
Originally Created by: Thomas A Hawkins
Record added: Feb 25, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8441411
Josiah Baker
Added by: Christopher Ware
 
Josiah Baker
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Leigh Miller
 
 
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-Anonymous
 Added: May. 16, 2013

- June Bork
 Added: May. 16, 2013

- Gene Jenkins
 Added: Mar. 15, 2014
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