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Samuel C. Baker

Male 1797 - 1865  (68 years)


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  • Name Samuel C. Baker 
    Born 25 Mar 1797  New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    MilService Between 1828 and 1829  Malahide Township, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • 2nd Regiment Middlesex Militia
    Died 7 Nov 1865  Talbot Street, Malahide, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Anecdote 1866  [3
    • THE MEMOIRS OF ELDER SAMUEL BAKER
      -a small blue covered pamphlet, inscribed on the front Esther
      (Baker) Rosser, at the Baptist Archives, McMaster University
      Hamilton, Ontario
      -written by himself in 1866
      I was born in the Province of New Brunswick in 1797. It was
      amongst the 'New Lights' that I heard that which made serious
      impressions on my mind. After the death of my mother in 1806, I
      left for Canada with my brother and two sisters, one being
      Sarah. Then came under the teaching of Titus Finch
      -fought in the War of 1812
      bought 200 acres on the Talbot Road
      married Lydia Mabee in the fall of 1815, then removed to
      Malahide
      once travelled 8 miles with his brother to hear a preacher at
      the house of Joseph Davis
      baptized by Elder Reuben Crandall on the second Sunday of
      April, 1819. Elder Eberson also preached in the area. ( Rev.
      George Eberson, from New Brunswick, the father-in-law of Jesse
      Baker)by 1825 was going from place to place preaching, at Bro.
      Elliott's (John Elliott, the husband of Elizabeth Anderson, and
      brother to Nancy Edison), at Caradoc, Wallaceburg, Walpole, the
      Furnace, Chatham, Zone, and Euphemia.
      was ordained in November of 1828
      mentions a sister married to James Freeman
      In 1836, visited his native land; had not seen his brother for
      30 years. The 'New Lights' had become numerous and were now
      called Free Baptist.- travelled from Woodstock up the Saint
      John preaching the Gospel.
      * the Baker file also contains a letter written by Vena
      Augustine of Kingsville, and a poem written by a descendant,
      Wilson C Gillett.
    Name Elder 
    Buried Aylmer Cemetery, Aylmer, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Samuel Baker / Died / Nov. 7, 1865 / Aged / 68 yrs. 7 mos., 12
      dys. / Servant of God well done / Rest from thy hard employ /
      The battle fought, the victory won / - Thy Master's joy /
      ---------- / ---------- / immortal arrow passed ----------
      ---------- / He fell but felt no fear / Teale, London
    Notes 
    • Father: Anthony Baker b: b: 13 AUG 1754 in Yarmouth,
      Barnstable, Massachusetts Death: 1817 in St John, New Brunswick
      Mother: Hannah Mary Kelly Birth: 23 SEP 1753 in Dennis,
      Barnsstable, Massachusetts , Death: 1792 in Northhamption,
      Charleton, New Brunswick

      From the Maybee Society files. Not all data is verified. Say dates are estimates and are probably within 20 years. The Maybee Society keeps its data on The Master Genealogist�, and has been modified by Gary Hester?s WIT2NOTE� to form the GedCom file. This information is also available in a TMG file. [3]
    Person ID I32921  Glenn Cook Family
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2006 

    Family Lydia Elizabeth Mabee,   b. 22 Jan 1797, Charlotteville Township, Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1880, Malahide, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 1815  [2
    Anecdote
    • Elizabeth Mabee, eldest daughter of Deacon Oliver, married
      Elder Samuel Baker, and settled on Talbot Street, in Malahide.
      In the Baker family were three sons--Simon, Oliver and Judson;
      and four daughters--Rhoda, who married John Gillett, of
      Malahide; Mary Jane, who married a teacher named Roach, and
      settled finally in the States; Sarah, who married Cyrus Abel,
      of Malahide; and Jerusha, who married in the States.
    Children 
     1. Rhoda Baker,   b. Abt 1817, Malahide, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1891, Malahide, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years)
     2. Zipporah Baker,   b. 10 Jul 1820, Malahide, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Oliver Baker,   b. 22 Jul 1822, Malahide, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1911, Aylmer, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     4. Sarah Baker,   b. Abt 1828, Malahide, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1895, Malahide, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years)
     5. Jerusha Abigail Baker,   b. Abt 1830, Malahide, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1915, Chase, Chase County, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years)
     6. Judson Baker,   b. 6 Sep 1837, Malahide, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1902, Malahide, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     7. Samuel Baker,   b. Abt 1840, Malahide, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Mary Jane Baker,   b. Abt 1842, Malahide, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2006 
    Family ID F551604396  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S1233] Barbara Millar, Barbara Miller, MEN OF UPPER CANADA, MILITIA NOMINAL ROLLS, 1828-1829, EDITED AND WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY , BRUCE S. ELLIOTT, DAN WALKER AND FAWNE STRATFORD-DEVAI, PUBLISHED BY THE ONTARIO GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY IN 1995. (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S1233] Barbara Millar, Barbara Miller, ST. THOMAS EVENING JOURNAL OF SEPTEMBER 9 AND SEPTEMBER 19, 1879. (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S1233] Barbara Millar, Barbara Miller, FROM SHIRLEY IRENE WARDLE (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S1233] Barbara Millar, Barbara Miller, OWEN, E. (Reliability: 3).