|Death: ||Oct. 23, 1897|
Thursday, October 28, 1897
Mrs. John Wesley Baker died suddenly Saturday night at her home 5 miles southwest of Leon, Iowa at age 67, her death being from heart disease.
She went to bed feeling in good health and during the night her husband was awakened by her heavy breathing and in a few minutes she was dead.
The funeral was held Monday with interment being at Bethel Graveyard.
The mother of eleven children.
Records mention: Joseph Woodard, Arthur, Lawrence, James Moses, Stephen Emory, William, Minerva Baker Bennett and Margaret Rebecca Baker Leeper
John Wesley Baker (1825 - 1913)*
Minerva Baker Bennett (1850 - 1934)*
Margaret Rebecca Baker Leeper (1859 - 1945)*
Stephen Emory Baker (1862 - 1912)*
James Moses Baker (1864 - 1936)*
Jasper McClellan Baker (1865 - 1948)*
Thomas Riley Baker (1867 - 1932)*
Joseph Woodard Baker (1875 - 1912)*
Maintained by: Janet Jelsma
Originally Created by: Thelma Jane Dorsey
Record added: Jun 20, 2002
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