|Birth: ||May 12, 1884|
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
|Death: ||Aug. 12, 1957|
Contra Costa County
Here is Elijah Baker listed with his father, stepmother, and brothers when he was 16 years old
1900 Millstone, Letcher County, Kentucky Census
Series: T623 Roll: 538 Page: 103
(thank you Brian Caudill for transcribing this for us many years ago)
BAKER SOLOMON E Head age 44 b.Feb 1856 Male White b.KY parents b. KY KY married 6 yrs Attorney At Law
HELEN C. Wife b. Jul 1855 age 44 Female White b. VA parents b. VA VA MARRIED 6 YEARS, 0 children
LUTHER (looks written as "Suther") son b. Jan 1882 age 18 single Male White b. VA parents b. VA KY Farm Laborer
ELIJAH son white male b. May 1884 age 16 single born KY parents born KY KY Farm Laborer
CLARENCE son white male born Jan 1887 age 13 single born KY parents b. KY KY
MILLARD son white male b. Jun 1890 9years old single born KY parents b. KY KY
His WW1 draft registration lists his employer as Union Construction Company living in Berkley California tall with brown hair and brown eyes.
1930 Census he is working for Shell Oil Company and has a 3 year old "boarder" that is not his child
BAKER, ELIJAH W. age 46 b. WA D.C. parents born KY
NANCY J. wife b. KY
EMORY H. son age 20 b. CA fa b.WA D.C.
WINIFRED daughter age 19 b. CA fa b.WA D.C.
JEANETTE daughter age 15 b. CA fa b.WA D.C.
RAYMOND boarder age 3 b. California parents b. KY
(I believe this could the Raymond who is buried with them b. 1927)
His World War 2 draft registration states he worked for Shell Oil Company in 1942 and he was living in Martinez, California with his wife Nancy.
Solomon Emory Baker (1856 - 1923)
Hortense Lee Friley Reynolds (1861 - 1943)
Nancy Jane Combs Baker (1882 - 1968)
Thelma Baker (1904 - 1906)*
Helen Teresa Baker (1905 - 1906)*
Luther Elman Baker (1882 - 1947)*
Elijah Willis Baker (1884 - 1957)
Clarence Dow Baker (1887 - 1902)*
Henry Millard Baker (1890 - 1922)*
Joseph Coleman Reynolds (1892 - 1978)**
Augie Reynolds Potter (1895 - 1967)**
James Martin Reynolds (1895 - 1969)**
Marjorie Lee Reynolds Rogers (1899 - 1996)**
Margaret Amanda Grizzelda Reynolds Strickland (1904 - 2002)**
Memory Gardens Cemetery
Contra Costa County
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Originally Created by: Grothmann
Record added: Mar 04, 2012
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