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Margaret Lemon Baker Milford
Birth: Jul. 2, 1903
Alliance
Stark County
Ohio, USA
Death: Aug. 19, 1995
Akron
Summit County
Ohio, USA

Margaret Lemon (Baker) Milford, aged 92 yrs

The first child and the first daughter of Willard Alcinous Baker and Mary Elizabeth Lettuce Young "Mellie" Baker of Alliance, Ohio.

Margaret married Howard Milford Oct 22, 1923 in Alliance, Ohio. Her grandfather, the Rev. Alcinous Baker, a Methodist minister performed the ceremony.

Howard was the son of Gomer Milford and Clara Etta Mickley Milford of Akron, Ohio.

Margaret met Howard while attending Mount Union College.

She was a dedicated mother of four sons;
Howard G. b. Oct 15, 1924
Roger L. b. Mar 22, 1928
John A. b. Nov 16, 1934
Richard A. b. Mar 15, 1937

She had 4 granddaughters, 5 grandsons, and many great-grandchildren.

She traveled extensively around the world with Howard.

She was a member of The First Congregational Church of Akron, BARR Auxiliary, Rotarians, and The Women's City Club.

Margaret was born on the anniversary of the day The United States of America declared its independence, July 2, 1776. The Declaration of Independence, the instrument that explains why we declared our independence, was signed August 2, 1776.

Cause of death: Cardiac arrest due to respiratory arrest due to pneumonia. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Willard Alcinous Baker (1879 - 1957)
  Mary Elizabeth Lettuce Young Baker (1880 - 1961)
 
 Spouse:
  Howard Milford (1902 - 1997)
 
 Children:
  Howard Gomer Milford (1924 - 1988)*
  Roger Lee (WA8SXL) Milford (1928 - ____)*
 
 Siblings:
  Margaret Lemon Baker Milford (1903 - 1995)
  Arthur Elroy Baker (1905 - 1978)*
  Willard Calvin Baker (1911 - 2002)*
  Olive Estelle Baker Toalston (1916 - 1973)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rose Hill Burial Park
Akron
Summit County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section 2, Lot 43,Grave 3
 
Created by: Roger Milford
Record added: Sep 30, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 5069523
Margaret Lemon <i>Baker</i> Milford
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Margaret Lemon <i>Baker</i> Milford
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- Roger Milford
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