He married Lillian Elsie Holmander
The couple had (at least) 5 children.
Lillian Elsie Holmander
was born 18 March 1917
in Hyde Park, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA
She died 9 June 2013
in West Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, USA
John Albert Baker died January 1981
in Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, USA.
1913 - July 10 - The mercury hit 134 degrees at Greenland Ranch in Death Valley, CA, the hottest reading of record for the North American continent. Sandstorm conditions accompanied the heat. The high the previous day was 129 degrees, following a morning low of 93 degrees. The Weather Channel -
1913 - The assembly line is invented (Henry Ford, United States)
1913 - The bra is invented (Mary Phelps Jacob, United States)
Congress has just set aside 700 square miles of mountainous region near Denver which will hereafter be known as the Rocky Mountain National park....Read MORE...
1915 Rhode Island State Census Name: A John Baker Residence: Warwick, E.D. 028, Kent, Rhode Island Age in years: 3 Estimated birth year: 1912 Birthplace: U S Relationship to head-of-household: Son Gender: Male Race: White Father's birthplace: U S Mother's birthplace: U S Page letter: O Line number: 48 Film number: 176...Read MORE...
1916 - On May 30, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson issued a presidential proclamation establishing a national Flag Day on June 14.
Here are some of the things you can do under a prohibition amendment and title 2 of the Volstead enforcement act, effective at 12...Read MORE...
1920 Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island Name: John A Baker Event Type: Event Year: 1920 Event Place: , Kent, Rhode Island Gender: Male Age: 8 Marital Status: Single Race: White Birthplace: Rhode Island Birth Year (Estimated): 1912 Relationship to Head of Household: Son Father's Birthplace: Mother's Birthplace: Ho...Read MORE...
1923 to 1927 - Television is invented (Vladimir Kosma Zworykin (Russia), Philo Taylor Farnsworth (United States))
Every native-born Indian in this country is made a citizen of the United States by act of President Coolidge in signing the Indian Citizenship measu...Read MORE...
1925 Rhode Island State Census Name: Albert J Baker Residence: Warwick, E.D. 027, Kent, Rhode Island Age: 13 Estimated birth date: 1912 Place of Birth: Rhode Island Relationship to Head of Household: Son Gender: Male Race: White Page number: 38 Line number: 24 GSU Film Number: 1769932 Family Number: 297 Collection: Rh...Read MORE...
1926 - November 11 – U.S. Route 66 is established.
1930 Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island Name: John Baker Event Type: Census Event Date: 1930 Event Place: Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island Gender: Male Age: 18 Marital Status: Single Race: White Birthplace: Rhode Island Birth Year (Estimated): 1912 Immigration Year: Relationship to Head of Household: Son Father's Birthp...Read MORE...
1930 - Scotch tape is invented (Richard Drew (3M), United States)
1931 - May 1 - The Empire State Building Opens President Herbert Hoover pressed a button in Washington, D.C., and on came the lights in the world's tallest skyscraper. Before that, the Chrysler Building briefly held the record at 1046 feet.
1934 - The metal beverage can is invented (American Can Co., United States)
1935 Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island name: John A Baker event: Census event date: 1935 event place: Kent, Rhode Island, United States residence: , Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island street address: gender: Male marital status: Married race: White head of household - number in family: birth date: 09 Jan 1912 birthplace: Rhode Isla...Read MORE...
1937 - Hindenburg disaster The Hindenburg disaster took place on Thursday, May 6, 1937, as the German passenger airship LZ 129 Hindenburg caught fire and was destroyed during its attempt to dock with its mooring mast at Naval A...Read MORE...
1938 - The ballpoint pen is invented (Lazlo Biro, Hungary)
1939 - April 30 - World's Fair opens in New York City
1939 - September 1 - World War II begins: Germany invades Poland
British Pathé (www.youtube.com) September 1, 1939
1940 Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island name: John A Baker titles & terms: event: Census event year: 1940 event place: Smithfield Town, Providence, Rhode Island, United States gender: Male age: 28 marital status: Married race (original): White race (standardized): White relationship to head of household (original): Head relati...Read MORE...
1953 - July 27 - Korean War ends After three years of a bloody and frustrating war, the United States, the People's Republic of China, North Korea, and South Korea agree to an armistice, bringing the Korean War to an end. The armisti...Read MORE...
1970 - April 22 - The First Earth Day Senator Gaylord Nelson of Wisconsin was disturbed that an issue as important as our environment was not addressed in politics or by the media, so he created the first Earth Day, on April 22, 1970. An ...Read MORE...
1973 - March 29 – The last United States soldier leaves Vietnam.
March 29, 1973
1977 - Elvis Presley dies, August 16, 1977, in Memphis, Tennessee, USA
August 16, 1977
Death January 1981 Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, USA
Quidnessett Memorial Cemetery North Kingstown Washington County Rhode Island, USA
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