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Izeansa Parsons Baker
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Birth: May 19, 1844
South Wayne
Lafayette County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Jun. 15, 1931
Waterloo
Black Hawk County
Iowa, USA

IZNA (PARSONS) McKNIGHT BAKER - The body of the late Mrs. Iznz Baker who passed away at the home of her daughter in Waterloo , Iowa was brought to Freeport today and taken to the Speer and Company funeral home West Stephenson Street . Funeral services were held from that place at 2:30 o'clock this afternoon Rev B F Grenoble conducted the services and internment was made in the City Cemetery . Mrs. Baker was 87 yrs old and her husband the late Elmus Baker was a civil war veteran and son of Wm "Tutty" Baker who is credited with giving this city of Freeport its name. Iznz Parsons was born at S. Wayne , WI May 19, 1844 her name was formed from the initial letters of the names of her brothers and sisters, when she was 15 years of age she was united in marriage to Washington McKnight to this union two sons were born, George McKnight of Freeport , and Thomas McKnight passed away in 1862. Her husband passed away in 1864. Later, she married Elmus Baker in this city besides Mr. McKnight the following children survive, Frank Baker, Moline , Charles Baker, Huntington , Indiana Sherman Baker, and Mrs. Etta Winning Freeport. Mrs. Baker resided in Freeport for more than 60 years before moving to Waterloo 
 
Burial:
Freeport City Cemetery
Freeport
Stephenson County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: SHAUNDRA ESTRADA
Record added: Jan 15, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23972365
Izeansa <i>Parsons</i> Baker
Added by: SHAUNDRA ESTRADA
 
Izeansa <i>Parsons</i> Baker
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Rest in Peace.From a decendant of Elmus P. Baker.
- Kaydaver
 Added: Jan. 15, 2008

- SHAUNDRA ESTRADA
 Added: Jan. 15, 2008
 
 
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