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Bob "Tumbleweed" Baker
Original name: Stanley Leland Weed Baker
Birth: Nov. 8, 1910
Forest City
Winnebago County
Iowa, USA
Death: Aug. 29, 1975
Yavapai County
Arizona, USA

Actor. He appeared in motion pictures in the 1930s and 1940s primarily in "Singing Cowboy" western movie roles, most notably in the films "The Singing Outlaw" (1937), "The Last Stand" (1938) and "The Phantom Stage" (1939). After making 25 movies, he soured on Hollywood, and believed hos career as mistreated by studio executives. he retired from the movies and settled in Camp Verde, Arizona, where he became a policeman and later ran for the sheriff of Yavapai County. A veteran of World War II and the Korean War, he died of stroke in a Veterans Administration Hospital in Prescott, Arizona at the age of 64. (bio by: Frank Jasinski) 
Family links: 
  Guy L Weed (1888 - 1968)
  Evelyn Weed Moore (1916 - 1993)*
  Stanley Leland Weed (1910 - 1975)*
  Bob Baker (1910 - 1975)
*Calculated relationship
Clear Creek Cemetery
Camp Verde
Yavapai County
Arizona, USA
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Originally Created by: Frank Jasinski
Record added: Mar 29, 2002
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Bob Tumbleweed Baker
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Bob Tumbleweed Baker
Added by: Frank Jasinski
Bob Tumbleweed Baker
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- Deborah
 Added: Dec. 25, 2015
I will continue to visit your place of rest. Camp Verde, AZ
- Deborah
 Added: Dec. 5, 2015

- sjm
 Added: Nov. 8, 2015
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