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Amanda Harriet Hull Baker
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Birth: Aug. 31, 1842
Warren County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jul. 25, 1934
Wapello County
Iowa, USA

Ottumwa Courier, July 26/27, 1934
OLD RESIDENT IS CALLED BY DEATH
Mrs. Amanda H. Baker Lived In Wapello County Nearly Ninety-One Years

Mrs. Amanda Harriet Baker, 91 years old, widow of Hiram T. Baker and a resident of Wapello county nearly all her life, died at her home on Ottumwa route 7 at 8:40 p.m. Wednesday.
She was born in Warren county, Ohio, August 31, 1842. When less than a year old she was brought to this county by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Hull.
When she was 18 years old she came to Ottumwa and at the age of 22 years was married to Hiram T. Baker. Following their marriage they moved into a log cabin on the farm where she lived the rest of her life.
She was a member of the old Main Street Methodist Episcopal church for many years and continued her membership in the new Wesley Methodist church after that was built.
Surviving Mrs. Baker are two sons, J.B. Baker and H.L. Baker of Ottumwa, and one daughter, Mrs. Rhoda B. Cheanaborn [sic] of Burlington; nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
One son, John G. Baker, preceded her in death in 1888. Her husband died in 1921.
The body has been removed to the Lester Jay funeral home, where funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday. The Rev. O.B. Preston, pastor of the Plymouth Congregational church, will officiate. Burial will be made in the Ottumwa cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Robert L. Baker, L.H. Baker, Charles Baker, Ray McCarty, Hiram McCarty and W.P. Bowerton. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Hiram T. Baker (1841 - 1921)
 
 Children:
  Rhoda Adeline Baker Schoeneborn (____ - 1935)*
  John G. Baker (1869 - 1888)*
  Jesse Boone Baker (1871 - 1939)*
  Hiram Lewis Baker (1878 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ottumwa Cemetery
Ottumwa
Wapello County
Iowa, USA
Plot: 302 1/2~K
 
Created by: Sara Cross
Record added: Mar 08, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66664044
Amanda Harriet <i>Hull</i> Baker
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