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Jacob Baker
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Birth: Oct. 3, 1799
York County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 30, 1864
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA

Inscription:

  JACOB BAKER
  DIED
  May 30, 1864;
  AGED
  64 Yrs. 7 mo. & 27 d's

  I have fought the good fight. I have
  finished my course.

Previous transcriptions were used to supply the portions of the inscription that are no longer readable on the tombstone.

The birth date is based on the age at death shown on the tombstone.

The Oct. 8, 1799, baptism of Jacob Becker, son of Jacob and Margretha Becker, was recorded at the Steltz Union Church in Codorus Twp., York Co., PA.

Jacob and his wife were the parents of 8 Civil War participants. They were also the parents of two younger sons, William R. and Jacob R., and two daughters (for info on the second daughter, see epitaph for daughter, Eliza Jane). 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jacob Baker (1764 - 1840)
  Margaret Baker (1765 - 1849)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Speer Baker (1805 - 1876)
 
 Children:
  James Baker (1825 - 1862)*
  Thomas T. Baker (1826 - 1887)*
  John Baker (1827 - 1862)*
  Ephraim Baker (1830 - 1875)*
  Eliza Jane Baker (1835 - 1856)*
  David S. Baker (1836 - 1869)*
  Samuel C. Baker (1839 - 1862)*
  Josiah Baker (1841 - 1863)*
  George S. Baker (1842 - 1920)*
  Jacob R. Baker (1849 - 1885)*
 
 Siblings:
  Susan Mort (____ - 1879)*
  John Baker (1786 - 1858)*
  Catherine Ann Baker Kyler (1790 - 1851)*
  Jacob Baker (1799 - 1864)
  Elizabeth Baker (1803 - 1878)*
  Hannah Baker Wagner (1805 - 1862)*
  Lydia Baker Taylor (1810 - 1844)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Baker Family Cemetery
Meadow Gap
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: jostko
Record added: Aug 07, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 115047742
Jacob Baker
Added by: jostko
 
 
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