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Cornelius Baker

Birth
Virginia, USA
Death 13 Oct 1865 (aged 72)
Adams County, Illinois, USA
Burial Richfield, Adams County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 9792841 · View Source
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Cornelius was born in Hardy Co., Viginia (now WV), son of Jacob Baker and Jemima Ashbrook.
He came to Illinois in 1851. Cornelies was twice married:
1815 to Phoebe Switzer (1795-1829) 7 children
1830 to Lydia Arnett ((1807-1843) 9 children

Tombstone Marking recorded by E House in 1991

"Cornelius Baker
There is rest in Heaven
Died Oct 13 1865 72yrs. 3mo 26days

And must so good so kind a father die.
And must his dear body lie moulding in the grave while we are Mourning"


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There is rest in Heaven
died
Oct 13 1865
72 yrs 3 mo 26 days
And must so good so kind a father die..And must his dear body lie moulding in the grave while we are mourning


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  • Created by: JaDe
  • Added: 11 Nov 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9792841
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Cornelius Baker (18 Jun 1793–13 Oct 1865), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9792841, citing Baker Cemetery, Richfield, Adams County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by JaDe (contributor 46638714) .