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Lydia Marguet Kirk Baker
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Birth: Jan. 11, 1862
Kirksville
Adair County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jul. 8, 1930
Joseph
Wallowa County
Oregon, USA



Lydia Marguet (Kirk) Dodson Baker 1862-1930

Lydia Marguet Kirk was born January 11, 1862 Kirksville, Adair county, Missouri to Charles Sylvester Kirk and Caroline (Withrow) Kirk.

Her ten siblings include; Samuel W. Kirk, Jesse James Kirk, Sarah E. Kirk, Mildred Lee "Millie" (Kirk) Miller, Frances Ann "Fannie" (Kirk) Howard, Susan Caroline (Kirk) Conner, Aletha Jane "Leathy" (Kirk) Hendrix, John Travis Kirk, George Williams Kirk and James Lupper Kirk.

Lydia married James Columbus "Jay" Dodson in June 3, 1879 in Lower Willow Creek, Umatilla county, Oregon. He was the son of George Rodgers Dodson and Sarah Louise (Dameron) Dodson.

They became the parents to six children; Amy Onta Dodson, Arthur Columbus Dodson, Mabel Claire (Dodson) Stone, William Lee Dodson, Audry Marie (Dodson) Coleman and George Cody Dodson.

The family moved from Umatilla county, Oregon to Wallowa county in the late 1880s.

Lydia's husband, James, died in 1919 in Joseph, Wallowa county, Oregon and she married John W. Baker on August 29, 1922 in Wallowa county, Oregon.

Lydia passed away July 8, 1930 at her home in south Joseph, Wallowa county, Oregon, after suffering a cerebral apoplexy. She was aged 67 years, 5 months and 27 days.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Sylvester Kirk (1830 - 1911)
  Caroline Withrow Kirk (1832 - 1890)
 
 Spouses:
  James Columbus Dodson (1852 - 1919)
  John W. Baker (1857 - 1930)
 
 Children:
  Amy Onta Dodson (1880 - 1892)*
  Arthur Columbus Dodson (1882 - 1951)*
  William Lee Dodson (1887 - 1954)*
  Audrey Marie Dodson Coleman (1899 - 1945)*
  George Delbert Dodson (1903 - 1974)*
 
 Siblings:
  Frances Ann Kirk Howard (1857 - 1936)*
  Aletha Jane Kirk Hendrix (1857 - 1939)*
  Lydia Marguet Kirk Baker (1862 - 1930)
  James Lupper Kirk (1872 - 1927)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Joseph Cemetery
Joseph
Wallowa County
Oregon, USA
Plot: Section C, Lot 10, Grave 2
 
Created by: Michelle Drayton Fisher
Record added: Mar 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49727300
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