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Joel Baker
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Birth: Dec. 23, 1788
Dedham
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: May 6, 1860
Medfield
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA

S/o Joseph Baker and Monica Gay. Baptized Jan. 4, 1789, Second Parish Church, Dedham, MA.
Married Abigail Heaton abt 1819. They had three children.
occupation - wheelwright.
Cause of death - ulceration of bladder.


William S. Tilden, History of the Town of Medfield Massachusetts - 1650-1886 (Boston; Geo. H. Ellis, Publisher, 141 Franklin Street. 1887 Third Reprinting - 1991), 310. "#40. Joel Baker, son of Joseph Baker and wife, Monica Gay, was born in W. Dedham in 1787. He came to this town about 1817, bought the "Thurston lot," and built the house now owned by B.F. Crehore. In a shop adjoining, he carried on for many years the business of a wheelwright. He married Abigail Heaton, of Charlestown, N.H., who survived her husband, and died in 1873, aged eighty-three. He died in 1860."

Catalog of Graves in the Old Section of Vine Lake Cemetery - Medfield, MA (Compiled in 1976), 26. Lot 108, #7, Baker, Joel, age at death - 72 yrs.; date of death - May 9, 1861* (*Medfield, MA Death Record show he died - May 6, 1860.). 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Baker (1750 - 1838)
  Monica Gay Baker (1754 - 1843)
 
 Spouse:
  Abigail Heaton Baker (1791 - 1873)
 
 Children:
  Joseph Heaton Baker (1820 - 1892)*
  Joel Thomas Baker (1822 - 1898)*
  Julia Abigail Baker Chenery (1828 - 1863)*
 
 Sibling:
  Joel Baker (1788 - 1860)
  Mary Baker Balch (1791 - 1845)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Vine Lake Cemetery
Medfield
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Lot 108, #7
 
Maintained by: Trisha
Originally Created by: RobMinteer57
Record added: May 29, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90968621
Joel Baker
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