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James Parker Baker (1812 - 1867)

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James Parker Baker
Born in Annapolis Co., Nova Scotiamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Died in Wilmot, Annapolis Co. Nova Scotiamap
Profile last modified | Created 19 Feb 2013
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  • James was born 1 Aug 1812, Wilmot, Annapolis Co., N.S
  • Father Baker, Joab, d. Abt 1824 ;Mother Neily, Mary, Married 1804 [3, 4, 5]
  • Married set. 1838
  • Wife Caroline Oct 9, 1809-Apr 9, 1883, (Age 73 years)
  • James Baker passed away 27 Jul 1867 Torbrook, Annapolis Co., N.S., age 54 years
  • Buried Pine Grove Cemetery, Middleton, Annapolis Co., N.S. Children
  • Children

1. Baker, Amherst E., b. 22 Mar 1839, Aylesford, Kings Co., N.S. d. 10 Apr 1885 (Age 46 years)

2. Baker, Ruth, b. 11 Jan 1841, Wilmot, Annapolis Co., N.S. d. 26 Jan 1868, South Wilmot, Annapolis Co., N.S. (Age 27 years) wife of George McGregor

3. Baker, Aenon, b. 29 Aug 1843, Wilmot, Annapolis Co., N.S. d. 23 Feb 1909, South Farmington, Annapolis Co., N.S. (Age 65 years)

4. Baker, Mary A., b. 26 May 1854, d. 17 Dec 1871 (Age 17 years) History of the County of Annapolis, W. A. Calnek, p. 472


  • Calnek, W. A. Title: History of the County of Annapolis Abbreviation: Calnek, W.A. Publication: Toronto: W. Briggs, 1897 , P 469, p. 472, p.557 Heritage Quest Online
  • Savary, A. W. Savary, (William Briggs, Toronto: 1913), p. 59 lists her name as 'Mary Neily'. 17 Sep 2011. Death: Registration Year: 1867 - Book: 1801 - Page: 19 - Number: 142 (listed as 'Parker Baker') - lists his father as 'Joseph Baker'.

MARRIAGE RECORDS OF ANNAPOLIS and DIGBY COUNTIES, NOVA SCOTIA compiled and contributed by Wayne W. Walker, Ottawa, Ontario 1801– 1810 Records 112. Married 1804. No date, Joab BAKER, AND, Mary NEALY. See source for seven children. (Wilmot Township Book, page 98) Joab BAKER (John) married 1804 Mary NICHOLS (according to Calnek, however this is corrected by Savary to read that he married Mary NEILY not NICHOLS)


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James Parker Baker BIRTH 1 Aug 1812 Nova Scotia, Canada DEATH 27 Jul 1867 (aged 54) Nova Scotia, Canada
James Parker Baker BIRTH	1 Aug 1812 Nova Scotia, Canada DEATH	27 Jul 1867 (aged 54) Nova Scotia, Canada

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On 7 May 2014 at 16:48 GMT Bob Nichol wrote:

Baker-8495 and Baker-12324 appear to represent the same person because: These might be a match, especially if the name "Caroline is repeated in the family.

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