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Christian J. Heinrich Baker
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Birth: Feb. 5, 1833, Germany
Death: Feb. 7, 1901
LaSalle County
Illinois, USA

...from Streator Daily Free Press
Friday, February 8, 1901, page 04
DEATH OF CHRISTIAN BAKER.
Christian Baker, who had been sick with dysentery and grip,died last night about 6 o'clock at the family residence on North Otter Creek Street, Mr. Baker, who was 68 years old was born in Germany, but came to this country almost fifty years ago. He leaves a wife and twelve children.
The funeral will be held Monday.

...from Streator Daily Free Press
February 9, 1901, page 05
---The funeral services of the late Christian Baker will be held monday morning at 10 o'clock at the German Evangelical church three miles northeast of town, Presiding Elder Snyder of El Paso and the local pastor, Rev Schweiker, being in charge.



...from Streator Daily Free Press
Saturday, February 16, 1901, page 05
In The Courts.
A bill in partition of the estate of the late Christian Baker, of Otter Creek township, was filed last evening, Charles H. Baker et. al. make Caroline Baker, et. al., defendants. Judge H. W. Johnson is the attorney for the complainants. The late Mr. Baker owned six 80's in Livingston county and about 200 acres in this county, in all estimated to be worth $75,000. there are two sets of children and the action looked like a race between the heirs to get into court first, as Mr. Baker only died on the 8th of this month. There are twelve heirs at law. 
 
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 Parents:
  Christian Johann Backer Baker (1810 - 1899)
  Marie C. Hockey Baker (1800 - 1860)
 
 Spouses:
  Christine Caroline Elisabeh Ramme Baker (1853 - 1936)
  Willhelmina Gueholt Baker (1833 - 1874)*
 
 Children:
  Infant Son Of C. And W. Baker*
  Charles H. Baker (1853 - 1917)*
  William Baker (1859 - 1935)*
  Christian Backer Baker (1862 - 1866)*
  Matilda Backer (1863 - 1866)*
  Amelia Backer (1865 - 1872)*
 
 Siblings:
  Christian J. Heinrich Baker (1833 - 1901)
  Heinrich Henry Baker (1834 - 1914)*
  Mary Christina Baker Gurney (1836 - 1923)*
  William Baker (1840 - 1931)*
  Christopher Baker (1842 - 1939)*
  Charles H. Baker (1853 - 1917)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Phillips Cemetery
Cornell
Livingston County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Joanie
Record added: May 26, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90749939
Christian J. Heinrich Baker
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