Josiah Hamilton Baker
Full Name: Josiah Hamilton "Joe" Baker
Date of birth: April 24, 1875
Date of death: February 28, 1945
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Jan 8, 1929 - Jan 13, 1931
Quitman / Wood
Biographical Notes and Resources top
- Obituary, "J.H. Baker Rites Held," 3/3/1945. "Rev. J.H. Baker, retired Baptist minister of Quitman, Wood County, and former state legislator . . . "
Dallas Morning News.
- Census of 1900 - Josiah H. Baker, Wood County, age 25, born April 1875 in Georgia, farmer, wife Mary A. Baker.
Census of 1910 - Josiah H. Baker, Quitman, Wood County, age 35, born circa 1875 in Georgia, farmer, wife Mary A. Baker.
Census of 1920 - Joe H. Baker, Wood County, age 44, born circa 1876 in Georgia, farmer, wife Mary A. Baker.
Census of 1930 - J.H. Baker, Quitman, Wood County, age 54, farmer, wife Mary A. Baker.
Census of 1940 - Joe H. Baker, Wood County, age 64, farmer, wife Eula Baker.
- Rev. Joe H. Baker, birth date 4/24/1875 in Georgia; death date 2/28/1945 in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas; residence in Quitman; minister.
FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
- Joshiah Hamilton Baker, birth date 4/24/1875; home address in Quitman, Wood County, Texas; farming and minister; nearest relative Mrs. Mary A. Baker, Quitman, Wood County; draft registration 9/12/1918 in Wood County.
FamilySearch United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.
- Joe H. Baker (1875-1945) burial in Ingram Cemetery, Wood County with spouse Mary A. Baker.
Find a Grave.
- Baker, Joe H. (born circa 1875) — of Quitman, Wood County, Tex. Born in Georgia. Minister; farmer; member of Texas state house of representatives 34th District, 1929. Burial location unknown.
Political Graveyard: a Database of Historic Cemeteries.
- Rev. Joe H. Baker, Wood County representative, "Rep. Baker Wants to Repeal Search and Seizure Act (Editorial)," The Mineola Monitor, 1/24/1929, p. 1, crediting the Mineola Memorial Library.
Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
- 41st Legislature (1929) - Joe H. Baker, postoffice Quitman, nativity Georgia, age 54, minister and farmer.
Texas Legislative Manual.
Joe H. Baker, 41st Legislature, State Preservation Board
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