Andrew Jackson Baker

Full Name: Andrew Jackson Baker
Date of birth: September 4, 1842
Date of death: June 20, 1912

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 80 Jan 13, 1891 - Jan 10, 1893 22nd (1)   Democrat San Angelo / Tom Green   Crockett, Edwards, El Paso, Menard, Pecos, Presidio, Tom Green

(1) Democrat. Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Texas: List of Senators and Representatives.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Biographical Sketches

Military Service Notes

  • Confederate States Army, Captain; Private, Company A, 11th Mississippi Infantry Regiment. Andrew Jackson Baker, living in San Angelo 1910, attended University of Mississippi, class of 1864; postwar: Mississippi state legislature; trustee, University of Mississippi; commissioner, General Land Office, Austin, Texas; Texas state legislator. U.S., Confederate Officers Card Index, 1861-1865.

Other Resources

  • Andrew Jackson Baker, age 69, born circa 1843 in Mississippi, death date 6/20/1912 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, father Jesse R. Baker, mother Martha Galbert. FamilySearch. California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994.
  • Andrew J. Baker, birth date 9/4/1842, death date 6/20/1912, burial in Fairmount Cemetery, San Angelo, Tom Green County. Find a Grave.
  • Obituary and photo, Col. Andrew Jackson Baker, "Col. A.J. Baker Is Laid to Rest," San Antonio Express, 6/25/1912, p. 3, crediting Abilene Library Consortium. Death date Thursday night, 6/20/1912, in Los Angeles. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).

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Committee Information top

22nd R.S. - 1891
Congress of the Western and Southwestern States and Territories, Attend  
Counties and County Boundaries  
Jefferson Davis  
Judiciary No. 1  
Mining and Minerals (Chair) 
Privileges and Elections (Chair) 
Public Lands and Land Office  
Representation and Apportionment on Senatorial and Representative Districts  

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