Biography of J. S. Baker
Madison County, NY Biographies





Baker, J. S., was born in Oneida county, N. Y., October 1, 1843. a son of James and Sarah Baker, natives of England. His father came to America in 1889 and his mother in 1825; they were married in Vernon, Oneida county, and had six children, two now living. Mr. Baker died in 18S2 and his wife in 1860. J. S. Baker was educated in Vernon academy and Rome business college He began life as a carriage trimmer and at twenty five years of age engaged in milling and manufacturing at Stockbridge, and has had an extensive business. He also handles flour and feed and manufactures cheese boxes extensively. In 1872 Mr Baker married an adopted daughter of Charles L. Anderson of Stockbridge, N. Y., by whom he had two children: Wilton L., born in January, 1873, and Jeannette A., born in 1875, married A. W. Sigmore and died in 1897, leaving one child, James A. In politics Mr. Baker was a Republican until the Greeley time, and since then has been a Gold Democrat or independent. He is a member of the Patrons of Industry of Stockbridge and liberal in religious views. His wife is a member of the M. E. church.

FROM:
Our County and it's people
A Descriptive and Biographical Record of
Madison County, New York
Edited by: John E. Smith
The Boston History Co., Publishers 1890


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