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Samuel Baker

Also Known As: "descendents ----VA", "NC", "KY"
Birthdate: (61)
Birthplace: Duxbury, Plymouth Colony
Death: 1699 (60)
Marshfield, Plymouth County, Province of Massachusetts (Unknown)
Place of Burial: Marshfield, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Alexander Baker and Elizabeth Ann Baker
Husband of Eleanor Baker and Patience Baker (Barstow)
Father of Kenelm Baker; Lydia Keene; Elizabeth Witt; Eleanor Baker; Mercy Eddy and 9 others
Brother of William Baker; Elizabeth Baker; John Baker; Hannah Baker; Sarah Baker and 13 others

Occupation: Merchant & shipping
Managed by: Leland Bond-Upson
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Immediate Family

About Samuel Baker

Samuel Baker, son of Alexander and Elizabeth (Ferrin) Baker, married Eleanor Winslow, daughter of Kenelm and Eleanor Winslow in 1656. He was born I636, the year after his parents arrived in Plymouth on the "Lizzy and Anne" (Winthrop Fleet). His father started of close to the leadership of MA Bay Colony and the established church, but he was a freethinker regarding religion which led him to more Baptist theology. His father was a successful rope and collar manufacturer around Boston. Parts of his line of the family left to CT/PA VA/NC by the Revolutionary War and then to eastern Kentucky. Gr-grandson, Lt. Richard Baker, was killed at Battle of Trenton in 1777.

The children of Samuel and Eleanor Baker were:

  1. Kenelm born March 23, 1657
  2. Lydia born Feb 18, 1659
  3. Elizabeth born March 18, 1661
  4. Alice born May 9, 1663
  5. Eleanor born 1885
  6. Mary born May 1667

Eleanor, wife of Samuel Baker, was buried August 29, 1676. Samuel married a second time to Patience Simmons on Feb 2, 1677. They had two children:

  1. Samuel who married Sarah Snow in 1700, and
  2. Josiah.
Samuel Baker died in 1699.
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Samuel Baker's Timeline

January 16, 1638
Duxbury, Plymouth Colony
March 23, 1657
Age 19
Marshfield, (Present Plymouth County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts), (Present USA)
February 18, 1659
Age 21
Marshfield, Plymouth, Massachusetts
March 18, 1661
Age 23
Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
May 19, 1663
Age 25
Marshfield, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States
Age 27
Swansea or East Bridgewater, (Present Plymouth County), Plymouth Colony (Present Massachusetts)
May 9, 1667
Age 29
Martha's Vineyard, Dukes, MA
Age 28
Marshfield, Plymouth Colony