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Sam Aaron Baker
Birth: Nov. 7, 1874
Patterson
Wayne County
Missouri, USA
Death: Sep. 16, 1933
Jefferson City
Cole County
Missouri, USA

Missouri Governor. Educated at Southeast Missouri State Teachers' College, earned a law degree at Missouri Valley College, then had a career as a teacher, plus principal and superintendent in several different districts, (1919-23). In 1924, he was elected as a Republican the 37th Governor of Missouri, serving until 1929. As Governor, banking reform legislation was sanctioned; funding was secured for road improvements and transportation developments were promoted. After his term, he retired from political life and died of a stroke at age 58. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Samuel A. Baker (1839 - 1874)
 
Burial:
Riverview Cemetery
Jefferson City
Cole County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Section 4
 
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Originally Created by: Tom Denardo
Record added: Aug 29, 2002
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