Applied for his Revolutionary Pension, 22 Oct 1832 Clay Co., KY aged 69. Bolling lived Wilkes Cty, NC at enlistment; his brother was George Baker of Morgan County, IN, formerly of Clay County, KY. He described five tours of duty. George Baker, testified in Morgan Co IN. He knows his brother Boling Baker was drafted in the year 1780 and was in the Battle of Gates Defeat. He served a three-months term in 1781, stationed at Salibury under command of Gen. Green. signed: George (+) Baker. 17 Sep 1832. R. P. Letcher stated he knew George Baker when he lived in Clay Co Ky and that he was a man of truth. Elisha Williamson Bowman, a clergyman, and William Morris, certified the deposition of Boling Baker. Abner Baker was clerk of the court. He is believe to be a different Baker family.
The Baker Family DNA projects have ruled out any possibility that his father is the son of Robert Baker. The descendants of the Rev. Andrew Baker, John Renta Baker, Bolling Baker, and Morris Baker all have matching Y-DNA. None of the descendants show any proof of Native American ancestry in their autosomal DNA.
There are no records that indicate that Andrew Baker was married to Mary Bolling. The deed and survey records for Andrew Baker show that his wife was Susannah..
WikiTree profile Baker-3609 created through the import of Adamson for Wiki.ged on Jul 8, 2011 by Kay Haden. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Kay and others.
"Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/V5ZC-2X3 : accessed 13 August 2016), Bolen Baker and Mary Rogers, 20 Mar 1798; citing Madison, Kentucky, United States, Madison County Courthouse, Richmond; FHL microfilm 183,304.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Bolling by comparing test results with other
carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
Y-chromosome DNA test-takers in his direct paternal line on WikiTree: