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Richard H. Bakeman
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Birth: Mar. 4, 1830
Steuben County
New York, USA
Death: Oct. 23, 1908
Phelps
Ontario County
New York, USA

Civil War Veteran: Corporal Co. C, 148th N.Y. Vol. Inf.

See the Photo Captions on this memorial for transcriptions of a letter written by Richard Bakeman to his brother-in-law, Paul T. Jones, 1824-1899.

Richard's paternal grandfather had the distinction of being the last known surviving veteran of the Revolutionary War, Daniel F. Bakeman, 1759-1869.

The Clifton Springs Press,
Thursday,
October 29, 1908:

Phelps

The death of Richard H. Bakeman occurred early Friday morning at his home, on Franklin street. Mr. Bakeman had been in failing health a long time, his illness being due to the infirmities of age. The deceased was 78 years of age. He was born in Steuben County, but had resided in Phelps the past fifty years. His near survivors are three sons, Byron and Charles Bakeman, of Buffalo, and Wm. Bakeman, of Syracuse, and one daughter, Mrs. John B. Salisbury, who resides near Melvin Hill, south of Phelps. 
 
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 Parents:
  Richard H. Bakeman (1804 - 1876)
  Elizabeth Bakeman (1806 - 1890)
 
 Spouses:
  Elizabeth Bakeman (1832 - 1869)
  Ann Bakeman (1843 - 1896)
 
 Children:
  Byron W. Bakeman (____ - 1923)*
  William Bakeman (1859 - 1935)*
  Emma Uleta Bakeman Salisbury (1861 - 1948)*
 
 Siblings:
  Catharine Bakeman Jones (1830 - 1913)*
  Richard H. Bakeman (1830 - 1908)
  Martin VanBuren Bakeman (1835 - 1894)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
RICHARD H BAKEMAN
BORN MCH. 4. 1830
DIED OCT. 23, 1908
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BAKEMAN

Military Inscription:
RICHARD H. BAKEMAN
CO. C
148 REGT. N.Y. INF.
 
Note: Military stone partially below ground level.
 
Burial:
Resthaven Cemetery
Phelps
Ontario County
New York, USA
 
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Record added: May 11, 2011
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Richard H. Bakeman
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