Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Bakers in:
 • Fairview Cemetery
 • Altoona
 • Blair County
 • Pennsylvania
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Anna Woods Baker
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Jun. 9, 1836, USA
Death: Dec. 20, 1914
Allegheny Furnace
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA

Miss Anna Woods Baker, last of the family of Elias and Hetty R. Woods Baker, early settlers of Blair County died at the Baker Mansion at Allegheny Furnace yesterday afternoon at 3:00 of old age. Her sweet personality and retiring disposition endered her to many people who will sincererly mourn her demise.
Miss Baker was born June 9, 1836, and lived her entire life at Baker Mansion. Her father owned and operated the industry located there for many years. She was a faithful member of the Second Presbyterian Church from its organization and was active in the work of the church and generous in its support. Her home life was beautiful and her days were spent in the thoughtfulness for others and deeds of kindness.
After her death of her father Elias Baker in 1854 she lived in the Bakers Mansion with her brother. The late Dr. S.C. Baker. She had two brothers. both of whom are deceased.
One brother, D. Woods Baker, the grandfather of F.W. Beckman and the late A.W Beckman was killed in a steamship accident.While the other brother. Dr. S. C. Baker died in June 1907.
One niece, Mrs. Louise Baker Beckman, resides in Sweden, this being the only surviving relative Since the death of her brother Miss Baker has been the owner of the Baker Estates and she was probably the wealthiest maiden lady in the state of Pennsylvania 
Family links: 
  Elias Baker (1798 - 1864)
  Hettie Rebecca Woods Baker (1803 - 1900)
  David Woods Baker (____ - 1852)*
  Sylvester Clinton Baker (1825 - 1907)*
  Anna Woods Baker (1836 - 1914)
  Margaretta Baker (1839 - 1842)*
*Calculated relationship
Fairview Cemetery
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Russ Stone
Record added: Apr 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88183332
Anna Woods Baker
Added by: Russ Stone
Anna Woods Baker
Added by: Russ Stone
Anna Woods Baker
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Albert Ledoux
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- lisse
 Added: Oct. 26, 2015

- Hannah
 Added: Aug. 29, 2013
I didn't know you Anna but I thought I'd pay my respects.
- Sav Smith
 Added: May. 9, 2012
There is 1 more note not showing...
Click here to view all notes...

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service