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Baker, E to F

BAKER (Soundex B260) — See also ABOOBAKER, AKER, BACHER, BACKER, BAECKER, BAER, BAKER-HINE, BAKKER, BANABAKER, BANKER, BARKER, BERKA, BLAKER, BLANKENBAKER, BOKER, BRAKE, BRAKER, BREWBAKER, BRUBAKER, BYKER, DANZENBAKER, FAZENBAKER, HAWBAKER, HAZELBAKER, KARBE, KRABBE, NEWBAKER, PENNEBAKER, SNELBAKER, STUDABAKER, STUDEBAKER.

  Baker, E. Carleton See Edward Carleton Baker
  Baker, E. D. — of Sandy Hill (now Hudson Falls), Washington County, N.Y. Village president of Sandy Hill, New York, 1876. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, E. Freeman — of Orchard Park, Erie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Erie County 8th District, 1898-99. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, E. L. — of Napier, Lewis County, Tenn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Tennessee, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, E. S. — of Mercer County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Mercer County, 1905-06; member of West Virginia state senate 7th District, 1907-10. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, E. S. — of Monroe County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Monroe County, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Earl M. — of Chester County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 19th District, 1989-96. Still living as of 1996.
  Baker, Ed — Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Texas 14th District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Baker, Edgar R. — of Blairsville, Indiana County, Pa. Republican. Postmaster at Blairsville, Pa., 1956-76 (acting, 1956-57). Still living as of 1976.
  Baker, Edward — of Canterbury, Windham County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Canterbury; elected 1908; defeated, 1910; elected 1912, 1914, 1916, 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Edward A. — of Boonville, Warrick County, Ind. Republican. Postmaster at Boonville, Ind., 1871. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Edward C. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Democrat. Straight Democratic candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 13th District, 1894. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Edward Carleton (b. 1882) — also known as E. Carleton Baker — of California. Born in Alameda, Alameda County, Calif., July 11, 1882. U.S. Vice & Deputy Consul in Foochow, 1906-07; U.S. Vice Consul in Amoy, 1907-08; Foochow, 1908-09; U.S. Consul in Antung, 1909-11; Chungking, 1911-14; Nagasaki, 1914-16; Bombay, as of 1920; U.S. Consul General in Mukden, 1916-19. Presbyterian. Member, American Academy of Political and Social Science; Alpha Delta Phi. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of J. E. Baker and Caroline (Packard) Baker; married, December 11, 1909, to Jean Pedlar.
  Baker, Edward Dickinson (1811-1861) — also known as Edward D. Baker — of Springfield, Sangamon County, Ill.; Galena, Jo Daviess County, Ill.; San Francisco, Calif.; Oregon City, Clackamas County, Ore. Born in London, England, February 24, 1811. Lawyer; member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1837-40; member of Illinois state senate, 1841-45; U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1845-46, 1849-51 (7th District 1845-46, 6th District 1849-51); resigned 1846; colonel in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; U.S. Senator from Oregon, 1860-61; died in office 1861; general in the Union Army during the Civil War. Killed in battle at Balls Bluff, Loudoun County, Va., October 21, 1861 (age 50 years, 239 days). Interment at San Francisco National Cemetery, San Francisco, Calif.
  Relatives: Married, April 27, 1831, to Mary A. Lee.
  Baker County, Ore. is named for him.
  Fort Baker (previously, Lime Point Military Reservation; renamed Fort Baker in 1897; now part of Golden Gate National Recreation Area), in Marin County, California, is named for him.  — Baker Street, in San Francisco, California, is named for him.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Baker, Edward E. — of Roxbury, Cheshire County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Roxbury, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Edward G. (born c.1907) — of Staten Island, Richmond County, N.Y. Born about 1907. Democrat. Borough president of Richmond, New York, 1953-54; Justice of New York Supreme Court 2nd District, 1955-58; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 23rd District, 1967. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Edward H. — of Rockford, Winnebago County, Ill. Mayor of Rockford, Ill., 1866-67, 1868-69. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Edward J. — of St. Charles, Kane County, Ill. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Edward L. — of Illinois. Born in Illinois. U.S. Consul in Buenos Aires, 1874-97. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Father of Edward L. Baker, Jr. (1849?-?).
  Baker, Edward L., Jr. — U.S. Vice Consul in Buenos Aires, 1889-93. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Edward L. Baker (1824?-?).
  Baker, Edward L. (1906-1987) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich.; Orchard Lake, Oakland County, Mich. Born in Georgetown, Floyd County, Ind., February 1, 1906. Republican. Served in the U.S. Coast Guard during World War II; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1947-48; defeated, 1942, 1944; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1952; postmaster at Detroit, Mich., 1953-76 (acting, 1953-54). Member, Freemasons; Jaycees. Died in Bloomfield Hills, Oakland County, Mich., March 4, 1987 (age 81 years, 31 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Married 1932 to Elios Giuliano.
  Baker, Edward P. — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania state senate 2nd District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Edward V. — of Marcellus, Onondaga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Onondaga County 1st District, 1900-01. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Edward W. — of Brookline, Norfolk County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Edythe A. — of Aberdeen, Harford County, Md. Republican. Postmaster at Aberdeen, Md., 1932-36 (acting, 1932). Female. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Eli — of Tolland, Tolland County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Tolland, 1830-32, 1834. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Elijah, Jr. — of Dutchess County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County, 1829. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Elizabeth — of Saginaw, Saginaw County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.
  Baker, Elizabeth N. — of Detroit west side, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1988, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.
  Baker, Elvin — of Delaware; Cumberland County, N.J. Socialist. Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Delaware, 1948; Socialist Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for New Jersey, 1960, 1964, 1972; Socialist Labor candidate for New Jersey state senate from Cumberland County, 1961; Socialist Labor candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly from Cumberland County, 1963. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Emmett H. — of Uhrichsville, Tuscarawas County, Ohio. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Ohio, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Ernest W. — of Higginsville, Lafayette County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Lafayette County; elected 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Eugene See M. Eugene Baker
  Baker, Everett C. — of Plattsburgh, Clinton County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Clinton County, 1894, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Ezra (born c.1765) — of New Jersey. Born in Tuckerton, Ocean County, N.J., about 1765. U.S. Representative from New Jersey 3rd District, 1815-17. Burial location unknown.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Baker, F. M. — of Kentucky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, F. O. — of Madisonville, Hopkins County, Ky. Democrat. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives 10th District, 1946-47. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Florence — of Merchantville, Camden County, N.J. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 1936 (alternate), 1944, 1948 (alternate). Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Florence Susan See Florence Bradley
  Baker, Floyd P. — of Denison, Grayson County, Tex. Postmaster at Denison, Tex., 1873-75. Burial location unknown.
Francis Elisha Baker Baker, Francis Elisha (1860-1924) — of Goshen, Elkhart County, Ind. Born in Goshen, Elkhart County, Ind., October 20, 1860. Lawyer; justice of Indiana state supreme court, 1899-1902; Judge of U.S. Circuit Court for the 7th Circuit, 1902-11; Judge of U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit, 1902-24; died in office 1924. Member, Phi Beta Kappa. Died, from endocarditis, in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., March 15, 1924 (age 63 years, 147 days). Interment at Oakridge Cemetery, Goshen, Ind.
  Relatives: Son of John Harris Baker and Harriet (Defrees) Baker (1839-1920; daughter of Joseph Hutton Defrees); married, February 21, 1888, to May Irwin (1862-1927); nephew of Lucien Baker (1846-1907).
  Political family: Baker-Defrees family of Indiana.
  See also federal judicial profile — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: American Monthly Review of Reviews, January 1902
  Baker, Frank See B. Frank Baker
Frank C. Baker Baker, Frank C. (b. 1882) — of Elkins, Randolph County, W.Va. Born in Preston County, W.Va., 1882. Democrat. School teacher; insurance business; general land agent for the West Virginia Coal and Coke Company, and for its railway; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Randolph County, 1921-22, 1929-32; member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1937, 1945. Member, Humane Society. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1929
  Baker, Frank D. — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Mayor of Flint, Mich., 1889-90. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Frank D. — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Frank E. — of California. Member of California state assembly 19th District, 1881-83. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Frank E. — of Fort Morgan, Morgan County, Colo. Republican. Postmaster at Fort Morgan, Colo., 1898-1913. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Frank G. — of Mannington, Marion County, W.Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Frank H. — of Stafford, Tolland County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Stafford; elected 1902, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Frank J. — of Utica, Oneida County, N.Y. Republican. Mayor of Utica, N.Y.; elected 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Frank J., Sr. — of Tuscola County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Tuscola County, 1961. Still living as of 1961.
  Baker, Frank L. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Prohibition candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Frank Tinsley (1852-1930) — also known as Frank T. Baker — of Carrington, Callaway County, Mo. Born in Callaway County, Mo., December 27, 1852. Democrat. Farmer; member of Missouri state house of representatives from Callaway County, 1901-04. Died in Fulton, Callaway County, Mo., March 6, 1930 (age 77 years, 69 days). Interment at White Cloud Cemetery, Fulton, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of John Baker (1818-1872) and Elizabeth Frances (Sampson) Baker (1830-1916); married to Barbara Ellen Robison (1855-1915); father of John Robison Baker (1879-1963).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Baker, Frank W. — of Onondaga County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 38th District, 1926; candidate for New York state assembly from Onondaga County 2nd District, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Frazier B. (c.1857-1898) — of Lake City, Florence County, S.C. Born about 1857. Republican. School teacher; postmaster at Lake City, S.C., 1897-98; his appointment as postmaster aroused strenuous opposition among white residents; U.S. Senators Ben Tillman and John L. McLaurin, and U.S. Rep. James Norton all demanded his removal from office "because of his color"; many violent incidents followed. African ancestry. Late at night, a mob of armed white men surrounded his home and post office, and set it on fire; when the family awoke and attempted to escape, they were met with a hail of bullets; Baker was shot and killed, in Lake City, Florence County, S.C., February 22, 1898 (age about 41 years). Federal prosecutors pressed charges against eleven men, none of whom were convicted. Burial location unknown.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Baker, Fred See J. Fred Baker
  Baker, Fred K. See Frederick Kessler Baker
  Baker, Fred P. — of Flint, Genesee County, Mich. Born in Michigan. Republican. Postmaster at Flint, Mich., 1911. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Frederick E. — of Colchester, New London County, Conn. Warden (borough president) of Colchester, Connecticut, 1917-28. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Frederick Kessler (b. 1861) — also known as Fred K. Baker — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich.; Menominee, Menominee County, Mich. Born in Fleming, Cayuga County, N.Y., January 5, 1861. Republican. Banker; lumber business; member of Michigan state senate 30th District, 1899-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Baker, Freeman See E. Freeman Baker


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