WNC History Timeline

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Adam Jackson Baker + Marjory Baldwin                               James Green + Mahala Frankum
               |                                                   |   
William Horton Baker          +            Nancy Louisa Green
1840   -    1920                                           1841   -   1899
Ashe Co NC -       Polk Co AR                                        Caldwell Co NC     

                                                                       
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                                  David Ezekiel Baker (Louvenia Florence Humphrey), 1864 - 1941
                        George W. Baker  1866 - after 1879
                        Thomas Henry Baker (Edna [?]), 1868 - 1946
                        Allen J. Baker (Leila E. Vineyard), 1872 - 1968   
                        John Green Baker, 1874 - 1963
                        Abijah B. "Burt" Baker  1876 -  1924
   

In June 1880, this family resided in District 6, DeKalb, TN. William Baker was farming.
Sources: Social Security Death Index, Allen J. Baker, 1968;
        US Census, DeKalb TN, 1880;
        US Census, Polk County AR, 1920;
        US Census, Whittier, Jackson Co NC, 1930;
        Ancestry.com's Gambill/Lawless/Mason/Davis-Ward/Wakeman family tree; Grey family tree; McGovern family tree; David Litsinger
family tree;
        US Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, Ancestry.com.
Adam Jackson Baker + Marjory Baldwin                Nimrod Childers + Rebecca Catherine Green
         |                                                   |   
William Horton Baker          +            Eliza J. Childers
1840   -    1920                                           1872   -  after 1929
Ashe Co NC -       Polk Co AR                                             Swain Co NC     Swain Co NC                                


Note: On 6 January 1920, William Horton Baker and Eliza J. Childers Baker resided at
census house #74 in White, Polk County, Arkansas. Next door, at house #75, Thomas
H. Baker, age 50, born in Kentucky (but both mother and father born in NC), resided
with wife Edna, 40; son Eugene, 18; daughter Vergie, 16; son George, 13; and son
Claud, 10.

In 1930,  Eiiza J. Childers (Baker), 57,  resided with her older brother, J. Robert
Childers, head of household, 63, at Whittier, Jackson County.