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 Elizabeth <I>Hodgman</I> Baker

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Elizabeth Hodgman Baker

From an undated newspaper, probably the Charlotte Republican
Miss Elizabeth Hodgman was born in New York in 1844 and came to Michigan with her parents when 11 years old, buying a home int he town of North Adams, Hillsdale County.
She was married to Newton H. Baker of Somerset, Hillsdale Co., in 1863, and to this union two daughters were born, Mrs. Alex Rasey of this city and Mrs. John L. Miller who died in 1888.
Mrs. Baker died at her home in Brookfield, Thursday morning, Oct. 29, 1914, aged 70 years and two months.
Besides her husband, she is survived by one daughter and three grandchildren, Mrs. Beth Feezell and Claude Rasey of Maryville, Tenn., and Frank L. Miler of this city, six great grandchildren, besides many living friends who mourn her loss.
Funeral services were held at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Alex Rasey, 324 Lansing Street, Saturday afternoon. Burial at Maple Hill, with Rev. Boatman of Charlesworth [sic] officiating.

Another clipping from the Charlotte newspaper:
The death of Mrs. Elizabeth Baker occurred at her home in Brookfield, Oct. 29 as the result of a long illness of cancer of the stomach. The funeral was held at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Alex Rasey on Lansing Street in this city, at two o'clock Saturday, Rev. Boatman of Brookfield officiating. Burial at Maple Hill.

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wife of Newton





  • Maintained by: Connie Lenzen
  • Originally Created by: Laura Plummer Ranville
  • Added: 1 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62388476
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Elizabeth Hodgman Baker (29 Aug 1844–29 Oct 1914), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62388476, citing Maple Hill Cemetery, Charlotte, Eaton County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Connie Lenzen (contributor 47410462) .