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America/USA  John Albert  Baker

  (9 January 1912Rhode Island, USA  - January 1981Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, USA )  

John Albert Baker was born 9 January 1912 in Rhode Island, USA. John Albert Baker was the child of Harry Baker and Leah Anna McDermott and the grandchild of: (paternal)  John Baker and Jane Davis

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.

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9 January 1912
Rhode Island, USA

Invention1913 - The assembly line is invented (Henry Ford, United States)

Invention1913 - The bra is invented (Mary Phelps Jacob, United States)

USA1914 - Woodrow Wilson signs a Mother's Day proclamation.
President Wilson Acts on Joint Resolution of Congress

World History1914 - August 1 - World War I begins: Germany declares war on Russia and France and invades Belgium
August 1, 1914 - Germany declares war on Russia. France and Belgium begin full mobilization.

Augu...

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...

USA1916 - On May 30, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson issued a presidential proclamation establishing a national Flag Day on June 14. - May 30, 1916

USA1917 - April 6 – WWI: The United States declares war on Germany.
U.S. At War

Washington, April 6 - ...

World History1919 - June 28 - The Treaty of Versailles is signed, blaming Germany for World War I and creating a League of Nations
World War I (1914-1918) was finally over. This first global conflict had claimed from 9 million to 1...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...

USA1920 - January 17 - Prohibition goes into effect on January 17, 1920, under the provisions of the 18th Amendment to the United States Constitution.
'Cans' and 'Can'ts' of Amendment
Dry Amendment 'Cans' and 'Can'ts'

Here are some of the things y...

Invention1923 to 1927 - Television is invented (Vladimir Kosma Zworykin (Russia), Philo Taylor Farnsworth (United States))

USA1924 - June 2 - Congress Granted Citizenship to All Native Americans Born in the U.S.
Citizenship Given Indians
- Long Beach Press -

Every native-born Indian in this country is made...

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...

Invention1926 - The aerosol can is invented (Erik Rotheim, Norway)

Invention1928 - Sliced bread (bread slicing machine) is invented by Otto Frederick Rohwedder (United States)

World History1929 - February 11 - Independent State of Vatican City created by Lateran Treaty
Lateran Concordat of 1929
On February 11th, 1929, an historic treaty was signed between the Italian...Read MORE...

USA1929 - October 24–29 – Wall Street Crash of 1929: Three multi-digit percentage drops wipe out more than $30 billion from the New York Stock Exchange (10 times greater than the annual budget of the federal government).
In the 1920s, the stock market was rapidly growing. Many investors hoped to quickly get rich.

The...

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...

Invention1930 - Scotch tape is invented (Richard Drew (3M), United States)

World History1930 - February 18 - Pluto is discovered
Pluto was discovered at the Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff, Arizona, by astronomer Clyde W. Tombaug...Read MORE...

USA1930 - July 7 - Construction begins on the Hoover Dam (originally known as the Boulder Dam)

July 7, 1930

USA1931 - March 3 – The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the United States National anthem.
WASHINGTON - March 3 - (AP) - The Senate today passed and sent to the House a bi...Read MORE...

USA1931 - 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...Read MORE...

Invention1931 - The paper towel is invented (Arthur Scott, United States)

USA1933 - April 19 – The United States officially goes off the gold standard.
U.S. Off the Gold Standard
First Time in Half Century

United States' Action in Leaving Gold Stan...

Invention1934 - 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...

USA1935 - Dust Bowl: The great dust storm in the United States hits eastern New Mexico and Colorado, and western Oklahoma the hardest.

By Robert Gei...

USA1935 - August 14 – United States President Franklin Roosevelt signs the Social Security Act into law.
Roosevelt Sees New Steps To Social Security For Nation
WASHINGTON, Aug. 15. (AP). - President Roose...

USA1935 - September 30 - Roosevelt Dedicates Boulder Dam (later to be known as Hoover Dam)
Government Spending Is To Be Ended
Private Industry Mus Now Maintain Recovery Pay Says F.R.

by F...

USA1936 - October 9 - The Hoover Dam Produces Electricity
The Hoover Dam took almost five years to build. It stands 726 feet tall and is 660 feet thick at its...Read MORE...

USA1938 - October 24 - The minimum wage is established by law in the United States.

Click here to go to - October 24, 1938

Invention1938 - October 27 - Du Pont announces a name for its new synthetic yarn: "nylon".

Click here to go to - October 27, 1938

News1938 - Hurricane killed about 600, caused signifcant damages
A great hurricane smashed into Long Island and bisected New England causing a massive forest blow d...Read MORE...

Invention1938 - The ballpoint pen is invented (Lazlo Biro, Hungary)

USA1939 - April 30 - World's Fair opens in New York City

World History1939 - September 1 - World War II begins: Germany invades Poland

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...

USA1941 - December 8 - WWII: President of the United States Franklin D. Roosevelt delivers his "Infamy Speech"
to a Joint session of the United States Congress at 12:30 p.m. EST (17.30 GMT). Transmitted live ove...Read MORE...

World History1944 - June 6 - WWII – D-Day:
155,000 Allied troops shipped from England land on the beaches of Normandy in northern France, begin...Read MORE...

Invention1944 - Sunscreen is invented (Benjamin Green, United States)

World History1945 - August 6 – WWII: Atomic bombing of Hiroshima: A United States B-29 Superfortress, the Enola Gay, drops an atomic bomb, codenamed "Little Boy", on Hiroshima, Japan, at 8:15 a.m. (local time).
Blasting of Hiroshima
Atomic Bomb Kills 150,000
...All Living Things Seared To Death, Tokyo Says
...

World History1945 - August 9 - Atomic bombing of Nagasaki: A United States B-29 Bomber, Bockscar, drops an atomic bomb, codenamed "Fat Man", on Nagasaki, Japan, at 11:02 a.m. (local time).
Another Atomic Bomb Dropped on Enemy City
Important Kyushu City of Nagasaki Struck With 'Good Resul...

World History1945 - September 2 - World War II ends
Japan Surrenders Formally, Unconditionally to Allies in Short Ritual; V-J Day Tod...Read MORE...

Invention1945 - The atomic bomb is invented (J. Robert Oppenheimer, et al., United States)

Invention1948 - Velcro is invented (George de Mestral, Switzerland)

World History1948 - The State of Israel is officially created

World History1949 - Communists under Mao assume power in China

World History1949 - The Soviet Union successfully detonates an atomic weapon

World History1950 - June 25 - Korean War begins when North Korean forces invade South Korea
Armed forces from communist North Korea smash into South Korea, setting off the Korean War. The Unit...Read MORE...

World History1953 - July 27 - Korean War ends
After three years of a bloody and frustrating war, the United States, the People's Republic of China...Read MORE...

News1954 - Hurricane Carol struck, 19 killed, 3,800 homes lost, over $90,000,000 in damages webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ usstates/ ritimeln.htm -

At least five persons were killed today as Hurricane Carol swept across the heavily populated center...Read MORE...

World History1957 - October 4 - USSR launches Sputnik 1 - Space race begins
Russian People Tickled Pink at Success of Their Sputnik

MOSCOW (AP) - The Russian people are tick...

World History1961 - East Germany begins construction of the Berlin Wall

USA1962 - April 21 - Seattle World's Fair (Century 21 Exposition) opens resources/ state-history-timeline/ washington.html - April 21, 1962

USA1963 - November 22 - American President John F. Kennedy assassinated by Lee Harvey Oswald in Dallas, Texas
On Friday, November 22, 1963, a shockwave ran through the whole nation, followed by grief. President...Read MORE...

USA1964 - April 22 - World's Fair opens in New York City

World History1965 - Vietnam War - First U.S. ground combat forces arrive in South Vietnam

Invention1968 - The ATM is invented (Don Wetzel, United States)

World History1969 - July 20 - Apollo 11 - Man lands on the moon
Taken There By Spacemen

SPACE CENTER, Houston (AP) - Two Americ...

USA1970 - April 22 - The First Earth Day
Senator Gaylord Nelson of Wisconsin was disturbed that an issue as important as our environment was ...Read MORE...

USA1973 - March 29 – The last United States soldier leaves Vietnam.

March 29, 1973

World History1977 - Elvis Presley dies, August 16, 1977, in Memphis, Tennessee, USA

August 16, 1977

January 1981
Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, USA

Marriage / Union(s) and Child(ren)

John Albert Baker married America/USA Lillian Elsie Holmander-- Place: 

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America/USA George H Baker (21 December 1939, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island, USA - 30 September 2000, )

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Quidnessett Memorial Cemetery
North Kingstown
Washington County
Rhode Island, USA

Added: 1/15/2008 12:00:00 AM

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