The Family of John Woodruff of Elizabethtown and Westfield, NJ

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  • ID: I154
  • Name: Deacon William BAKER
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 12 AUG 1758 in Westfield, NJ
  • Note:
    * #690 FPCW
    * CNW II p 184
    * First Families of Westfield Website; Baker
    * Family Records or genealogies of the first settlers of Passaic
    Valley and Vicinity above Chatham, with their ancestors and
    descendants, as far as could be ascertained in 1851. By John Littell,
    1851.
    WILLIAM BAKER, (2d son of Henry Baker,) and Jemima Woodruff, had
    children: (3d Generation.)
    1. Henry, who married [15 Mar 1807; Presbyterian Church in Westfield
    New Jersey] Hannah Ross, daughter of James Ross, Esq. [Henry Baker,
    d. Aug 4 1848, ae 63; Presbyterian Church in Westfield New
    Jersey][Hannah Baker, wife of Henry, d. Oct 9 1861, ae 75;
    Presbyterian Church in Westfield New Jersey]
    2. William, Jun., married [6 Jan 1811; Presbyterian Church in
    Westfield New Jersey] Jane Thompson, daughter of Moses, son of
    Hezekiah Thompson. [William Baker, Jr., d. Nov 25 1831; Presbyterian
    Church in Westfield New Jersey Jane R. Thompson Baker, widow of
    William, Jr., d. Apr 7 1867, ae 76.11.04; Presbyterian Church in
    Westfield New Jersey]
    3. Nancy Woodruff, who died at 15 years. [Nancy W. Baker, daughter
    of Wm. And Jemima, d. Nov 27 1805, ae 14; Presbyterian Church in
    Westfield New Jersey]
    4. Jeremiah, who died at 25 years, unmarried. [Jeremiah Baker, son of
    William and Jemima, d. May 25 1818, ae 24; Presbyterian Church in
    Westfield New Jersey]
    5. Jacob married his cousin, Anna Maria Britton, daughter of Colonel
    William Britton, of Madison.[Jacob Baker, Ruling Elder of his church,
    d. Aug 26 1837, ae 40; Presbyterian Church in Westfield New
    Jersey][Anna Maria Baker, wife of Jacob, d. Nov 1 1881, ae 75.02.15;
    Presbyterian Church in Westfield New Jersey]
    6. Mary Hedges married Christopher Cory, son of Benjamin.
    7. Phebe married Augustus V. H. Webb.
  • Death: 30 DEC 1833 in Westfield, NJ



    Father: Henry BAKER #1 b: 1727 in East Hampton, LI, NY
    Mother: Phebe HEDGES b: 19 JUL 1730 in East Hampton, LI, NY

    Marriage 1 Jemima WOODRUFF #0241 b: 2 FEB 1764 in Westfield, NJ
    • Married: 10 JUN 1784
    Children
    1. Has No Children Henry BAKER #2 b: 1785 in Westfield, NJ
    2. Has No Children William BAKER b: 20 FEB 1788 in Westfield, NJ
    3. Has No Children Nancy Woodurff BAKER b: 1791 in Westfield, NJ
    4. Has No Children Jacob BAKER b: 1797 in Westfield, NJ
    5. Has No Children Mary Hedges BAKER b: 1801 in Westfield, NJ
    6. Has No Children Phebe BAKER b: 1803 in Westfield, NJ
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