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John Albert Baker

  (9 Jan 1912, Rhode Island, USA  - Jan 1981Warwick, Kent, 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
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The Life of John Albert Baker

9 Jan 1912
, Rhode Island, USA
Invention1913 - The assembly line is invented (Henry Ford, United States)

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

USA1913 - Woodrow Wilson (1856-1924) becomes 28th President of the United States

World History1914 - August 3, 1914 - World War I begins: Germany invades Belgium

1915 Rhode Island State Census Click here to go to
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: 1769018
Collection: Rhode Island State Census, 1915

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World History1917 - United States formally declares war against Germany

World History1918 - End of World War I

World History1919 - The Treaty of Versailles is signed, blaming Germany for World War I and creating a League of Nations

Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island Click here to go to source1920 U.S. Census
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:
Household ID: 208
Sheet Number: 10
GS Film number: 1821671
Digital Folder Number: 4383805
Image Number: 00299
Household Gender Age Birthplace
SELF Harry Baker M 33y Massachusetts
WIFE Leah M Baker F 28y Rhode Island
SON John A Baker M 8y Rhode Island
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USA1920 - 18th Amendment prohibits alcohol. 19th Amendment gives women right to vote.

USA1921 - Warren G. Harding (1865-1923) becomes 29th President of the United States

USA1923 - Calvin Coolidge (1872-1933) becomes 30th President of the United States

World History1923 - Adolf Hitlers Nazis unsuccessfully attempt to overthrow the German government in the Beer Hall Putsch

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

1925 Rhode Island State Census Click here to go to
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: Rhode Island State Census, 1925

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

World History1926 - Germany is admitted to the League of Nations

Invention1927 - The Jazz Singer debuts as first talking film

USA1928 - First appearance of Walt Disneys Mickey Mouse in the silent cartoon Plane Crazy

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

World History1929 - Independent State of Vatican City comes into existence

USA1929 - Herbert Hoover (1874-1964) becomes 31st President of the United States

USA1929 - The Dow Jones drops over 20% in 2 days during the Wall Street Crash of 1929; Often cited as the beginning of the Great Depression

Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island Click here to go to source1930 U.S. Census
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 Birthplace: Massachusetts
Mother's Birthplace: Rhode Island
District: 0010
Household ID: 80
Sheet Number and Letter: 4B
Line Number: 53
Affiliate Publication Number: T626, roll 2169
GS Film number: 2341903
Digital Folder Number: 4547298
Image Number: 00107
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head Harry Baker M 43 Massachusetts
Wife Lea Baker F 41 Rhode Island
Son John Baker M 18 Rhode Island
Brother George Baker M 57 Rhode Island
Boarder Joseph Garies M 5 Massachusetts
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Invention1930 - Scotch tape is invented (Richard Drew (3M), United States)

World History1930 - Pluto is discovered

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

USA1931 - Thomas Edison dies, October 18, 1931, in West Orange, New Jersey, USA

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

USA1933 - Franklin D. Roosevelt (1822-1945) becomes 32nd President of the United States - The only President to be elected four times

World History1934 - Adolph Hitler succeeds Hindenburg as leader of Germany

Invention1934 - The metal beverage can is invented (American Can Co., United States)

Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island Click here to go to source1935 Rhode Island State Census
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 Island
film number: 1712068
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World History1935 - Nuremburg Racial Laws limiting Jewish rights announced at Nazi Party Rally (Germany)

USA1935 - Social Security Act provides retirement insurance

News1938 - Hurricane killed about 600, caused signifcant damages webimage/ countrys/ namerica/ usstates/ ritimeln.htm

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

World History1939 - September 1, 1939 - World War II begins: Germany invades Poland

Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island Click here to go to source1940 U.S. Census
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
relationship to head of household (standardized): Head
birthplace: Rhode Island
estimated birth year: 1912
residence in 1935: Warwick, Rhode Island
enumeration district number: 4-248
family number: 235
sheet number and letter: 11B
line number: 45
nara publication number: T627
nara roll number: 3769
digital folder number: 005461764
image number: 01015
Household Gender Age Birthplace
head John A Baker M 28 Rhode Island
wife Lillian E Baker F 23 Massachusetts
daughter Nancy A Baker F 2 Rhode Island
son George H Baker M 0 Rhode Island
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World History1940 - Winston Churchill becomes Prime Minister of Great Britain

World History1943 - Penicillin first used successfully to treat a patient

World History1944 - D-Day, the Allied Invasion of Normandy, France

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

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

USA1945 - Harry S. Truman (1884-1972) becomes 33rd President of the United States

World History1945 - World War II ends with the US Airforce dropping Atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

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 - Korean War begins when North Korean forces invade South Korea

World History1952 - The first airplane lands at the geographic North Pole

USA1953 - Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890-1969) becomes 34th President of the United States

World History1953 - Korean War ends

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 of Long Island ans smashed into southern New England.

Four bodies were washed up on Oakland Beach, Warwick, R. I., shortly after the storm center ...Read MORE...

World History1957 - USSR launches Sputnik - Space race begins

USA1961 - John F. Kennedy (1917-1963) becomes 35th President of the United States

World History1961 - East Germany begins construction of the Berlin Wall

USA1963 - Lyndon B. Johnson (1908-1973) becomes 36th President of the United States following the assassination of John F. Kennedy

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

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

USA1969 - Richard M. Nixon (1913-1994) becomes 37th President of the United States

World History1969 - Apollo 11 - Man lands on the moon

USA1974 - Gerald R. Ford (1913-2006) becomes 38th President of the United States after the resignation of Richard M. Nixon

USA1977 - 1977 - Jimmy Carter (1924 - ) becomes 39th President of the United States

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

World History1979 - Margaret Thatcher becomes the first female prime minister of Great Britain

Jan 1981
Warwick, Kent, Rhode Island, USA

Marriage(s) and Child(ren)

marriage John Albert Baker married Lillian Elsie Holmander -- Place: 

Added: 7/10/2012 6:48:23 PM  Updated:


son LIVING  (,  - , )

son LIVING  (,  - , )

daughter LIVING  (, Rhode Island - , )

son George H Baker (21 Dec 1939, Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island, USA - 30 Sept 2000, )

daughter LIVING  (,  - , )

Death-related Information

Quidnessett Memorial Cemetery
North Kingstown
Washington County
Rhode Island, USA

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

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