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John William Baker
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Birth: Mar. 20, 1849
Kentucky, USA
Death: Aug. 15, 1916
Fayette County
Kentucky, USA

John was the son of John Baker and Peggy Nancy Markham. He married Mary Ann Vanderpool-Wright about 1868.

Kentucky Death Records:
Name: John W Baker
Death Date: 15 Aug 1916
Death Location: Fayette
Residence Location: Fayette
Age: 61
Birth Date: 4 Sep 1854
Birth Location: North Carolina
Father's Name: Jno Baker
Mother's Name: Peggy Markham

John W. Baker, 61 years old, died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Rose A. Davidson, 162 East Main Street, shortly after noon yesterday. He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Mary V. Baker, and two sons, Harlan Baker, of this city, and K. D. Baker, of Midway. The funeral services will take place at the residence this afternoon at 2 o'clock, the Rev. T. C. Ecton officiating, and burial will take place in the family lot at the Lexington cemetery. The pallbearers will be W. E. Barron, J. C. Lykins, H. C. Smitha, H. C Henderson, W. N. Maull and Walter B Davidson. (Lexington Herald Newspaper, Lexington, KY. Wednesday, August 16, 1916)

John William Baker is my great grandfather, when he died he was buried at Lexington Cemetery however when his wife Mary Ann Vanderpool Baker died their daughter Rosa Davidson had John William Baker remains re-buried in the family plot. His birth & death on his headstone is NOT correct. The correct date is 20 March 1849 - 15 August 1916. His final resting place is Section 17 Lot 91 Lexington Cemetery. (Lois Baker Carson, 3 Sep 2012)
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  Mary Ann Vanderpool Baker (1855 - 1930)
  Rose Ann Baker Davidson (1872 - 1939)*
  Keene Daniel Baker (1874 - 1950)*
  James Harlan Baker (1875 - 1972)*
*Calculated relationship
Lexington Cemetery
Fayette County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: Section 17 Lot 91
Created by: Bill Vanderpool
Record added: Oct 11, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59950639
John William Baker
Added by: Bill Vanderpool
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- Bill Vanderpool
 Added: Oct. 11, 2010

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