Biography of Timothy C. Baker
Bristol County, MA Biographies

Baker, Timothy Crowell, dealer in stoves, tinware, etc., was born in South Yarmouth, Mass., May 16, 1838, a son of Orlando and Harriet (Crowell) Baker. His early education was received in the public schools and in 1856 he came to New Bedford to learn the trade of tin and sheet iron worker, where he remained four years and came to Taunton iu 1860 and went to work for I. B. Briggs in the same line. He remained with him until 1895. when he bought out Mn Briggs and has since carried it on alone. He has added some new lines to the stock and is now one of the leading houses in kitchen furnishings in the city. Mr. Baker was the first master of Charles H. Titus Lodge, F. & A. M., is past high priest of St Mark's Chapter, R. A. M., a member of New Bedford Council, R. & S. M., and of St. John's Commandery, K. T. He married Rebecca W., daughter of John and Abby (Hammond) Jenkins of Taunton, and they have two children: William C. and Charles M.

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