|Birth: ||Feb. 23, 1840|
|Death: ||May 28, 1910|
Son of Captain James McCutcheon Baker, a native of Pennsylvania, and Ann Eliza Mercer, a native of Baltimore. Brother of Marion A. Baker, Alden Baker, Capt. James McCutcheon Baker, and Major Henry H. Baker; his elder sister preceded him in death.
Married first to Miss Constance Fell who died, and then to Miss Mary C. Fell, who survives him with their daughter, Miss Constance Baker.
Sergeant, Confederate Army, Civil War
Served in Co. C, 1st (Rightor's) Battalion, Louisiana Infantry, Co. C,1st (Nelligan's) Louisiana Infantry and in the 4th Company, Battalion Washington Artillery.
Spent the last year of the war in the Confederate Navy, assigned to the Confederate Ironclad Tuscaloosa.
Reporter for The Picayune newspaper, one of the founders of the New Orleans Herald newspaper, and eventually managing editor of the Times-Democrat newspaper.
Residence: 3307 Prytania Street
Mary Constance Fell Baker (1852 - 1923)*
Note: Marker is on the Baker tomb in another part of the cemetery. However, cemetery records indicate Page Baker is interred in the Fell family tomb.
Created by: Barbara Munson
Record added: May 27, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70466816