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John W. Baker
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Birth: Feb. 17, 1840
Death: Jan. 14, 1918

Husband of Susan
Served in the Civil War with the 5th Illinois Calvary,
Co. E.
Member of the Shiloh Presbyterian Church. In 1898, John and Susan Baker deeded 4.10 acres of land north of the Shiloh Church and adjacent to the Gordon Graveyard to the Shiloh Cemetery Association for the purpose of adding land to the Gordon Graveyard. In 1912, the Bakers deeded an additional half acre of land to the Shiloh Cemetery Association. The first row of lots in the additional half acre of land was reserved for use by the Baker family. In 1935 the two sections (Gordon Graveyard and Shiloh Cemetery) were joined under the Thomas Lincoln Trustees and given the name the Thomas Lincoln Cemetery.
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  Susan Rodgers Baker (1851 - 1927)*
*Calculated relationship
Thomas Lincoln Cemetery
Pleasant Grove Township
Coles County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Missouri Duv
Record added: Dec 28, 2008
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John W. Baker
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John W. Baker
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