Birth: May 19, 1798 New York
Death: 1870 at Vaucouver, W. T.
Cause of Death:
Father: Joseph Baker
Mother: Sarah Jessup
Captain Baker was for thirty years a seaman, either as a ship's officer or in
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command. He emigrated to Oregon in 1850, being one of the early pioneers, and
married while there a Mrs. Lathrop in 1861; there being no children.