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William Guy Baker is the son of Luella Cassingham and Charles Jason Baker. He was born 3 Nov 1878/1879 in Ashton, Sherman, Nebraska. He died 4 Mar 1937 at about age 57. He is buried in St. Paul, Howard, Nebraska.

On 30 Jul 1902, he married Minnie Eva Chapman. She is the daughter of George Edward Chapman and Mary Elizabeth Tryon. She was born 2 Apr 1880 in LaMoille, Bureau, Illinois. She died 2 Jun 1960 at age 80.

Children of William Guy Baker and Minnie Eva Hapman:

  1. William Emerson Baker was born 1 Jun 1903 in Dannebrog, Howard, Nebraska. He died 27 Apr 1996 in Clackamas, Clackamas, Oregon. He married Harrie.
  2. Carroll Warren Baker was born 24 Nov 1904 in Dannebrog, Howard, Nebraska on the very day his grandmother, Luella (Cassingham) Baker, died. Carroll died 13 Apr 1961 at age 56.
  3. Bernice Hilda Baker was born 12 Sep 1908 in Dannebrog, Howard, Nebraska. She died 3 Nov 1977 at age 69.
  4. Luella Minnie Baker was born 11 Sep 1913 in Elba, Howard, Nebraska. She married Frederick Smith. He died in Aug 1965. Luella died in Oct 1987 at age 74 in Clear Water, Pinellas, Florida.

William Guy Baker is on our " Ten Most Wanted" list.
We know he had four children, but we know nothing of any further descendants.
If you have any information on William or his descendants, please email me.


Wm. Emerson: Birth and Death from the Social Security Death Index (SSN 508-09-5856) [Last residence is assumed to be the deathplace]. Also from Oregon Death Index, 1903 - 98 (cert # 96-10017).

Luella: Birth and Death from the Social Security Death Index (SSN 215-52-6613). Last residence is assumed to be the deathplace.


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Daniel Edwards

Last Updated: Sunday, April 07, 2002.