|Birth: ||Jan. 28, 1829|
|Death: ||Feb. 2, 1914|
Born in the Vernon, Indiana, area. Daughter of Maurice Baker & Margaret Lansdale "Peggy" Waters. Never Married. Buried with her older sister, Harriet Baker Clark, and her family. The Clark family founded the town of Buffalo, originally known as Clark's Landing. Some information is courtesy of Ann Hudson Taylor, a Buffalo resident.
Aged Buffalo Resident Dead
Miss Louise Baker, aged 86 years died last night at the home of her niece, Mrs. Emma Harrison, in Buffalo, this county. She was born in Vernon Ind. Jan 18, 1828, and came to Iowa with her parents in 1838. Her parents died when she was 16 years old.
The Deceased was a sister of the late Mrs. W.L. Clark and was reared to womanhood in Buffalo twp. She is the last of her family and had never married.
Miss Baker was a woman of strong personality. She was a member of Buffalo Ladies Aid society and greatly beloved by all who knew her.
The funeral will be held Thursday morning. It is requested that no flowers be sent. Interment will take place in Rose Hill Cemetery.
Obituary provided by Colene Baker-Root.
Maurice Baker (1783 - 1855)
Margaret Ann Waters Baker (1792 - 1849)
William Harrison Baker (1812 - 1890)*
Harriet Maria Baker Clark (1823 - 1901)*
George Washington Baker (1823 - 1909)**
Louisa Baker (1829 - 1914)
Rose Hill Cemetery
Plot: Clark Family Lot
Created by: A.A.Hinz
Record added: Jun 17, 2006
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