BAKER

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Edward Baker and Joan

Hannah Baker and Thomas Lewis

Hannah Lewis and George Morey

John Morey and Margaret Linsford

Ephraim Morey and Abigail Daniels

Benoni Morey and Huldah Brown

Eli Morey and Sophronia Mason

Elijah Mason Morey and Elizabeth Merrill

William Clemeth Morey and Melvina E. Andrews

Minnie Elsie Morey and Aretus Erastus Freeman

Iva Melvina Freeman and Donald VanHoosier Lawson

Stephen Martin Lawson

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Edward and Joan Baker

Edward BAKER - b. about 1600, England; d. Mar. 16, 1687, Lynn, MA. Edward possibly came to America in the Winthrop fleet in 1630, and was admitted freeman at Lynn, MA Mar. 14, 1638. He resided at Northampton, MA from 1657, but returned to Lynn before death. Will dated Oct. 16, 1685. Married about 1637, probably at Lynn, MA.

Joan - d. Apr. 9, 1693, Lynn, MA.


Children of Edward and Joan Baker

See Notable Cousins for line to: George PLIMPTON
  1. Hannah - b. about 1638, Lynn, MA; d. Jan. 1717, Bristol, RI. Married Thomas LEWIS.
  2. Joseph - b. Lynn, MA; d. Oct. 29, 1675, Northampton, MA. Killed with son Joseph while working in the fields. Married Feb. 2, 1662 Ruth HOLTON, daughter of Dea. William. Ruth married second in 1678 Thomas LYMAN. Children of Joseph and Ruth BAKER: Joseph killed at age 11; Ruth married Ebenezer ALVORD; Mary married Ambrose FOWLER; Samuel; and Joseph.
  3. Mary - b. Apr. 1, 1642, Lynn, MA; d. Dec. 1, 1719. Lived at Milton, MA. Married Apr. 7, 1662 Dea. George SUMNER (b. about 1634; d. Dec. 11, 1715) of Dorchester, son of William SUMNER and Mary WEST. Marriage date also reported as Nov. 7, 1662. Children of Mary and George SUMNER: Mary married Joseph SWINNERTON; George married Ann TUCKER; Samuel; William; Ebenezer married Silence; Edward married Elizabeth CLAPP; Joseph; and Benjamin married Elizabeth BADCOCK.
  4. John - b. about 1645, Lynn, MA; d. Sep. 15, 1719, probably at Dedham, MA. Married Dec. 17, 1668 Abigail FISHER (b. 1646; d. Jan. 13, 1723), daughter of Capt. Daniel FISHER of Dedham, MA. Children of John and Abigail BAKER: Samuel married Mary ASPINWALL; Abigail married Nathaniel KINGSBURY; John married Sarah WHITING; Mary died in infancy; Sarah married James TUCKER; Mary married Joseph DAMON; Rev. Daniel married first Mary QUINCY, and second Mrs. Rebecca SMITH; and Joseph married Hannah JONES.
  5. Timothy - b. about 1647, Lynn, MA; d. Aug. 30, 1729, Northampton, MA. Married first Jan. 16 or 26, 1672 Grace MARSH (d. May 31, 1676), daughter of John MARSH and granddaughter of John WEBSTER, Governor of CT; and second Sarah HOLLISTER (d. Dec. 8, 1691), daughter of John and widow of Rev. Hope ATHERTON of Hatfield, MA. Children of Timothy and Grace BAKER: Grace; and Timothy died young. Children of Timothy and Sarah BAKER: John married Rebecca CLARK; Thomas married Christine OTIS, widow of Mr. LeBEAU of Canada; Edward married Hannah MUNN; Prudence; and Deliverance.
  6. Thomas - b. about 1653, Lynn, MA; d. after 1730. Served in King Philip's War. Married Jul. 10, 1689, Lynn, MA Mary LEWIS (b. Feb. 24, 1665), daughter of John LEWIS and Hannah MARSHFIELD. Children of Thomas and Mary BAKER: Thomas died as infant; Hannah; Mary died as infant; Thomas died as infant; Thomas married Rebecca KELSEY; Abigail; Mary; Ruth; and John died as infant.
  7. Edward - b. perhaps 1655, Lynn, MA. Married Apr. 7, 1685 Mary MARSHALL, daughter of Capt. John MARSHALL. Children of Edward and Mary BAKER: Mary; Edward died as infant; Sarah died as infant; Sarah; Rebecca; Edward died as infant; Edward; Ruth died as infant; Ruth; Elizabeth died young; Joseph; and Marshall.
  8. Jonathan - b. Feb. 20, 1657. No further record found.


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