Thomas James Baker & Clara Naoma Mason

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Husband

Thomas James Baker

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 10 Feb 1850 Mt. Savage, Allegany, Maryland  (birth county/state from marriage-register)
Marriage 13 Dec 1871 Taylor, West Virginia  [ marriage-register page 104, 7th record ]
Death 11 Jul 1941 Grafton, Taylor, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Bluemont Cemetery, Grafton, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
his Father James Baker
his Mother Hannah Stevens
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Arterio Sclerosis / Cerebral Hemorrhage  (at age 91y-5m-1d)
Wife

Clara Naoma Mason

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 7 Jan 1853 Taylor, (W)Virginia  (birth date from death-cert; birth county/state from marriage-register)
Death 29 Mar 1931 Grafton, Taylor, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Bluemont Cemetery, Grafton, Taylor, West Virginia  [ Find-a-Grave Memorial ]
her Father Henson Mason
her Mother Mary "Polly" Sinclair
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Angina Pectoris (at age 78y-2m-22d)
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 M (unnamed) Baker b 22 Nov 1872 Taylor, WV  [ birth-register page 89, line 20 ]  
m      
d      
2 F Mary Lee Baker b 14 Mar 1874 Taylor, WV  [ birth-register page 102, line 13 ]  
m   (m1) Mr. Olridge
m 6 Sep 1901 (m2) Taylor, WV  [ marriage-license page 440 ] William B. Mills
m   (m3) T. M. Davis
d 20 Jan 1941 Grafton, Taylor, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Bluemont Cemetery
3 M Clyde R. Baker
"C. R."
b 4 Mar 1876 Taylor, WV  [ birth-register page 119, line 22 ]  
m      
d 13 Nov 1896 Taylor, WV  [ death-register page , line 6 ] bur: Bluemont Cemetery
4 M Harry Lynward. Baker b 1878* Taylor, WV  [ birth-register page 11, line 12 ]  
m   (m1) Anna Jemima Nuzum
m 26 Nov 1939 (m2) Taylor, WV  [ marriage-register page 153, line 29 ] Lovie D. Simmons
d 9 Jun 1956 Grafton, Taylor, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Bluemont Cemetery
Notes about Children:
* 1) the unnamed male - is not on the 1880 census.
* 4) Harry L. Baker, his birth month and day were not recorded on the birth-register page

Census Analysis

Head of Household: Thomas J. Baker Spouse: Clara Mason
Date / Place of Birth: 1850 / Allegany, MD Date / Place of Birth: 1853 / Taylor (W)Va
Date / Place of Death: 1941 / Taylor, WV Date / Place of Death: 1931 / Taylor, WV
Marriage Date / Place: 1871 / Taylor, WV
1860 ST Va COUNTY:  Preston Twp District No. 6 Pg# no. 133
10-year-old Thomas Baker is with his parents, James Baker (age 39) and Hannah (age 31).
Siblings: Matilda (19), Sarah A. (8), Hester (5), and George (2).
1860 ST Va COUNTY:  Taylor Twp PO: Pruntytown Pg# no. 1
6-year-old Clara Mason is with her parents, Henson Mason (age 36), and Mary A. Mason (age 39). Siblings: Albert S. (11), Aurelius L. (10), Florence A. (8), Cathaline (4), and Charles E. (2). Other HH member: Patience Provence (17),
1870 ST   COUNTY:   Twp   Pg#  
 
1870 ST WV COUNTY:  Taylor Twp Court House Township Pg# no. 7
17-year-old Clara Mason is with her father, Henson Mason (age 45) & step-mother, Sally (age 31).
Siblings: Lee (22), Florence (18), Cathleen (13), Mollie (9), Maggie (6), and Earnest (3).
1880 ST WV COUNTY:  Taylor ED ED:82; Fetterman District Pg# no. 20
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Baker, Thomas 29 MD MD-MD; married; Bricklayer
", Clara (wife) 27 WV WV-WV; married; Keeping House
", Mary L. (dau) 6 WV MD-WV
", Clide E. (son) 4 WV MD-WV
", Harry S. (son) 2 WV MD-WV
Lines 12-16; Enum-Dwelling #2; Enum-Family #2
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Taylor ED ED:126; Fetterman District Pg# Sheet 5A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Baker, Thomas J. (head) 49 MD Eng-Eng; born Feb 1851; married-28-years; Brick Mason
", Clara (wife) 46 WV WV-WV; born Jan 1854; married-28-years; 4-children-born / 2-children-living
Olridge, Mary E. (dau) 26 WV MD-WV; born Mar 1874; widow; 1-child-born / 1-child-living
", Cathaline C. (gr-dau) 2 WV MD-WV; born Dec 1897; single
Stelein, Elsie (aunt) 90 WV VA-VA; born May 1810; single
Lines 40-44; Enum-Dwelling #95; Enum-Family #96
1910 ST WV COUNTY:  Taylor ED ED:135; Fetterman Magisterial Dist; Grafton City Pg# Sheet 8A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Baker, Thomas J. (head) 56 MD Eng-Eng; 1st-marriage; married-39-years; Merchant, General Store; O.A.
", Clara (wife) 54 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-39-years; 4-children-born / 2-children-living
Mason, Margret M. (s-in-law) 39 WV WV-WV; single
Mills, William B. (son-in-law) 32 WV WV-WV; 1st-marriage; married-8-years; Brick Mason; O.A.
", Mary L. (dau) 36 WV MD-WV; 2nd-marriage; married-8-years; 2-children-born / 1-child-living
", Kathleen O. (gr-dau) 12 WV MD-WV; single
3 Chestnut Street; Lines 1-6; Enum-Dwelling #167; Enum-Family #169; Owns-home, free-of-mortgage
1920 ST WV COUNTY:  Taylor ED ED:126; Fetterman District; Grafton City, 1st-Ward Pg# Sheet 12A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Baker, C (head) 68 MD Eng-Eng; married; Merchant, General Store; O.A.
", Clara (wife) 65 WV WV-WV; married
3 Chestnut Street; Lines 4-5; Enum-Dwelling #--; Enum-Family #--; Owns-home, free-of-mortgage
1930 ST WV COUNTY:  Taylor ED ED:46-6; Fetterman District, Grafton City Pg# Sheet 10B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Baker, Thomas J. (head) 79 MD Eng-Eng; married-at-age-21; Retail Merchant, Grocery Store
", Clara (wife) 77 WV WV-WV; married-at-age-18;
Mason, Margaret (sis-in-law) 50 WV WV-WV; single
3 Chestnut Street; Lines 54-46; Enum-Dwelling #238; Enum-Family #248; Owns-home, value $800
1940 ST   COUNTY:   ED   Pg#  
Name (Relationship) Age BP Marital-Status; Highest-School-Grade; Additional Information
       
       
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