|Birth: ||Oct. 6, 1853|
|Death: ||Apr. 26, 1934|
Thomas Jefferson Baker was born October 6, 1853 in Tennessee, son of Jacob Rushing Baker (1830-1907) and Rebecca Jackson (1833-1905).
On November 6, 1879, Thomas married Lucinda J. Jackson. Thomas and Lucinda had four children: Minnie Bell Baker born August 22, 1880; Monroe Baker born September 1882; Neely F. Baker born October 1884; and Leonard H. Baker born February 1892.
The 1900 Federal Census for Durant, Indian Territory (Choctaw Nation) shows Thomas J. Baker, a widower, age 47, born October 1852 in Texas. Living with him were his three sons: Monroe Baker, age 17, born September 1882; Neely F. Baker, age 15, born October 1884; and Leonard H. Baker, age 8, born February 1892; all born in Texas.
Thomas died April 26, 1934 in Mead, Oklahoma (Bryan County) and was buried in the Pioneer Cemetery in Durant, Oklahoma (Bryan County). His burial in Pioneer Cemetery was arranged by Holmes Funeral Home of Durant, Oklahoma.
Minnie Bell Baker Hallmark (1880 - 1946)*
Leonard Houston Baker (1892 - 1956)*
Created by: TimelessSpirits
Record added: Nov 13, 2011
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