Benjamin Baker[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8]

Male 1796 - 1877  (81 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Baker 
    Born 26 Mar 1796  Charleston, Montgomery, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Endowed (LDS) 3 Feb 1846  NAUVO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 13 May 1877  Grantsville, Tooele, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Baptized (LDS) 4 Dec 1990  IFALL Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I938  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father Thomas Potter Baker 
    Mother Mary Tanner 
    Family ID F983  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Abigail Kruyer Taylor,   b. Abt 26 Mar 1801, Germantown, Columbia, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1847, , Adams, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years) 
    Married Feb 1821  Albion, Orleans, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Sealed S (LDS) 20 Jul 1989  PROVO Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Children 
     1. William Taylor Baker,   b. 1824, Albion, Orleans, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Mary Rosina Baker,   b. 12 Mar 1824, Albion, Orleans, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1894, Grantsville, Tooele, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     3. Susan Elizabeth Baker,   b. 20 Dec 1830, Albion, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1848, Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 17 years)
     4. Edward Orlando Baker
     5. Zarilda Jane Baker
     6. Chancy Leroy Baker
    Family ID F978  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Susan Taylor 
    Family ID F979  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Elizabeth Taylor 
    Family ID F980  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 4 Hannah Taylor 
    Family ID F981  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 5 Catherine Taylor 
    Family ID F982  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, pp 285-286
      Members, LDS, 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 2, pp 267-269
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, by Black and Black, Vol 1, pp 198-200

      HISTORY/HISTORIES:
      Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, p 731
      History of the Church, Vol 3, pp 91-93
      Members Kirtland, p 4

      MARRIAGE PLACE VARIANT: Albion, Edwards, Illinois
      MOTHER NAME VARIANT: Mary TANNER

      Name transcribed from A "Grave" Experience at the Mormon Pioneer Winter Quarters Cemetery. By Carlyle B. Jensen and Gail Geo. Holmes, Published by Authors October 1999. Quoted from with permission of Gail Geo. Holmes. The record is a Commencement to bury in the burying ground at Winter Quarters, North West Corner. Spellings, dates and etc. are as written in the original record - mistakes and all."
      Stated in record above for Susannah E. Baker daughter of Benjamin Baker, "Susannah E. Baker; age 17 yrs., 4 mos., 18 days; daughter of Benjamin and Abigail Baker; deceased May 7, 1848; disease child bed fever; birthplace Albion, NY; birthdate Dec. 26, 1830; grave 305."

  • Sources 
    1. [S185] Book - Profile of Latter-day Saints of Kirtland, Ohio and Members of Zion's Camp, 1830-1839; vital stats and sources, Backman, Milton V., Jr., Compiler, (Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, 1982), , p 4.

    2. [S4] Book - Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, 7 vols., Black, Susan Easton, (Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah 84602), , by Black and Black, Vol 1, pp 198-200.

    3. [S326] LDS - History of the Church, 7 Vols., Roberts, Brigham Henry, Editor, (Deseret Book, Salt Lake City, Utah, 1976-1980), , Vol 3, pp 91-93.

    4. [S6] LDS - Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints:1830-1848, 50 vols., Black, Susan Easton, Compiler, (LDS Church, Salt Lake City, 1990), 1830-1848, by Susan Easton Black, Vol 2, pp 267-269.

    5. [S7] LDS - Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (1845-1846), , pp 285-286.

    6. [S19] Book - Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, 2 vols, Esshom, Frank, (Salt Lake City: 1913), , p 731.

    7. [S12] Internet Link - BYU Winter Quarters Project - http://winterquarters.byu.edu.

    8. [S1] Book - A Brief sketch of the life of David Foote, (Genealogical Society of Utah).

    9. [S2] Internet Link - International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.