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David Maurice Baker
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Birth: Dec. 24, 1868
Shelby County
Ohio, USA
Death: Mar. 16, 1939
Park County
Wyoming, USA

Deputy Sherriff who with Town Marshal Charles E. Lewis was killed while trying to capture a fugitive Earl Durand. Suspect also killed 2 possemen {A. Argento and Orville Linaberry} and tried to rob a bank in which both suspect and hostage {J. Gawthrop} were killed. Officer Baker survived by 2nd wife and 3 children from 1st marraige:
*Harlon Leon Baker born Jun. 18, 1896 Nebraska, USA died Mar. 5, 1978 Long Beach Los Angeles County California, USA
*Cathaleen Baker born December 1899 Nebraska, USA {1900 Census
ED 146 Genoa Township Genoa village, Nance, Nebraska, United States}; in 1910 Census listed as "Kathryn C Baker" age 10
Lincoln Ward 4, Lancaster, Nebraska. In 1939 as "Catherine" she was married to a Rex Patton of Rapid City, South Dakota
*Bonnie Jean Baker born Nebraska USA in 1910 census age 2 Lincoln Ward 4, Lancaster, Nebraska. On June 26, 1926 married in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa to Leslie Michael {age 21 born 1905 Woodbine IA son of J.W. Michael and Mabel Guyett}

His first wife Florence married 1890
Born October 1873 Nebraska age 27 in 1900 Census ED 146 Genoa Township Genoa village, Nance, Nebraska, United States
age 36 in 1910 Census Lincoln Ward 4, Lancaster, Nebraska. both Parents born in New York
Her name is listed as Florence Fink in 1926 record marriage of her daugther Bonnie J. Baker 
 
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 Parents:
  David Baker (1827 - 1894)
  Sarah Swander Baker (1832 - 1916)
 
 Spouse:
  Bertha C Baker (1885 - 1973)*
 
 Sibling:
  David Maurice Baker (1868 - 1939)
  James M Baker (1870 - 1930)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Crown Hill Cemetery
Powell
Park County
Wyoming, USA
 
Created by: P Fazzini
Record added: Aug 24, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41093548
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- Genealogy Bug Kate
 Added: Oct. 17, 2014
Deputy Sheriff Baker is memorialized at Panel: 25-W: 4 on the Natioal Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in Washington, DC.
- George Bacon
 Added: Feb. 8, 2014

- Rose Wenstrom
 Added: Sep. 13, 2012
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