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Oscar A Baker
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Birth: Nov. 14, 1877
Ironton
Lawrence County
Ohio, USA
Death: Dec. 23, 1941
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA

In Sept., 1902, he went to work for the fire department and retired Sept., 1936. When Baker went to work for the city fire department, there were only 6 fire stations, equipment was horse drawn and pumps were operated by steam.
He was assigned to Hook and Ladder #2 for many years until he was disabled after a ladder failure at a fire. He then worked at the Alarm Office and eventually became the Secretary of the FIre Department.

Source: Dallas Morning News; Date: 12-24-1941; Page: Two; Location: Dallas, Texas 
 
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 Parents:
  James Newton Baker (1858 - 1913)
  Susan Ann Lanier Baker (1854 - 1941)
 
 Spouse:
  Addie Lu Edwards Baker (1881 - 1948)*
 
 Siblings:
  Oscar A Baker (1877 - 1941)
  Amos Baker (1882 - 1970)*
  Archie F. Baker (1884 - 1968)*
  Unice Baker (1886 - 1886)**
  Rosa Bell Baker Schmitt (1887 - 1928)*
  Fannie Lucinda Baker Schmitt (1889 - 1957)*
  James E. Baker (1891 - 1892)**
  Roma Baker (1894 - 1895)**
  Anna F. Baker (1897 - 1898)**
  William Edward Baker (1909 - 1993)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Sparkman Hillcrest Memorial Park
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Plot: Monument Garden
 
Created by: Larry Chenault
Record added: May 20, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90444961
Oscar A Baker
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