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

Find all Bakers in:
 • Fox Island Cemetery
 • Fox Island
 • Pierce County
 • Washington
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Sgt James Albert Baker
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Jun. 16, 1839
Lee Center
Oneida County
New York, USA
Death: Jun. 15, 1923
Tacoma
Pierce County
Washington, USA

James was the son of Lorenzo Dan and Abby Barnad (Pease) Baker.

Obituary: "Tacoma New Tribune", 16 June 1923, page 4.
"PIONEER RESIDENT OF TACOMA, VETERAN OF CIVIL WAR, DEAD"
"James A. Baker, 83, a resident of Tacoma for 35 years, died at his home, 5410 Asotin street, Friday morning at 9 o'clock. Mr. Baker is survived by his wife, Eva, two sons, Ernest Baker and Louis Baker, and two daughters, Mrs. Nellie Adams and Mrs. Abbie Botsford, all of Tacoma.
Mr. Baker was a veteran of the Civil War and a member of Sheridan Post, G.A.R. He was also an honorary member of the Spanish War Veterans.
He came to Tacoma from Watertown, S.D. and for many years owned and operated a large ranch on Fox Island."

He married first: Susan M. Vaux and second, Eva Maria Stevens, widow of Charles C. Dickinson.

He and Susan had five children.


 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Eva Maria Stevens Dickinson/Baker (1861 - 1936)
  Susan M. Vaux Baker (1844 - 1912)*
 
 Children:
  Nellie Ellen Baker Adams (1863 - 1949)*
  Ernest James Baker (1863 - 1932)*
  Lorenzo Dan Baker (1870 - 1934)*
  Abbie M Baker Botsford (1875 - 1946)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
15th NY Eng Co
 
Burial:
Fox Island Cemetery
Fox Island
Pierce County
Washington, USA
Plot:
 
Maintained by: Charles Waid
Originally Created by: Carolyn Farnum
Record added: Oct 22, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5870610
Sgt James Albert Baker
Added by: Taweret
 
Sgt James Albert Baker
Added by: Taweret
 
Sgt James Albert Baker
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Ron Buchinski
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Carolyn Farnum
 Added: Aug. 8, 2009
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service