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Andrew Jackson Baber

North Carolina, USA
Death 4 Oct 1937 (aged 72-73)
Dublin, Coahoma County, Mississippi, USA
Burial Osceola, Mississippi County, Arkansas, USA
Plot East side
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Birth and death dates unknown.
Source: Violet Cemetery Records by Mabel F Edrington, Mississippi County Historian

Laura Blackwood was the 1st wife of Andrew Jackson Baber they married 15 Dec 1890 in Osceola, Arkansas and had one son born 6 Feb 1893. Laura Blackwood Baber died 14 Feb 1893 in Osceola, Mississippi County, Arkansas and Laura & son may be buried in Violet Cemetery also.

1900 Arkansas, Mississippi County, Monroe Twp, Osceola
A J Bober {should be Baber}, head, age 36, born Oct 1862 in North Carolina, married 1 year; wife: Octavia L Bober, age 26 and Chas N Bober, brother, age 27.

Andrew Jackson Baber married Octavia about 1900.
1910 Arkansas, Mississippi County, Monroe Twp - April 19th
Andrew J Baber, head, age 49, 2nd marriage, married 10 yrs, born North Carolina, farmer
Octava W, wife, age 36, 1 marriage of 10 yrs, 4 children born 2 living, born Tennessee
Andrew W, son, age 6, born Arkansas
Irine W, daughter, age 3, born Arkansas

1920 Arkansas, Mississippi County, Monroe Twp
Andrew J Baber, age 57, owns home, born North Carolina
Octena, wife, age 46
Andrew, son, age 16
Irene, daughter, age 13

1930 Macon, Bibb County, Georgia
Andrew Jackson Bober {should be Baber} and his wife Octavia W are living with their daughter, Irene, and her husband Dan K Battle and granddaughter Lois Irene Battle.

Tue 5/19/2015 8:37 PM Email from Joyce Whitten
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The Osceola Times, Friday, 15 October 1937, page 4.
A. J. Baber.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, October 6, at 10 a.m. in Swift Funeral Home Chapel, for A. J. Baber. Mr. Baber died October 4, in Dublin, Miss., where he had been living for the past ten years with his daughter, Mrs. Dan Battle.
Mr. Baber was for years a resident of Osceola engaged in farming. He leaves his wife; one daughter, Mrs. Dan Battle and granddaughter, Lois Mae Battle, of Dublin, Miss.
Rev. R. C. Morehead was in charge of the services. Interment was held in Violet Cemetery.

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  • Created by: Peggy Pickens-Trojan
  • Added: 28 Jun 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 27886155
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Andrew Jackson Baber (Oct 1864–4 Oct 1937), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27886155, citing Violet Cemetery, Osceola, Mississippi County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by Peggy Pickens-Trojan (contributor 46880335) .