He married Lillian Elsie Holmander
The couple had (at least) 5 children.
Lillian Elsie Holmander
was born 18 March 1917
in Hyde Park, Massachusetts, USA
She died 9 June 2013
in West Warwick, Rhode Island, USA
She was the daughter of Eric H Holmander and Maria Abrahams.
John Albert Baker died January 1981
in Warwick, 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 -
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:...Read MORE...
1915 - May 7 – WWI: Sinking of the RMS Lusitania: British ocean liner RMS Lusitania is sunk by Imperial German Navy U-boat U-20 off the south-west coast of Ireland, killing 1,198 civilians en route from New York to Liverpool.
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...Read MORE...
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...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:...Read MORE...
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...Read MORE...
1934 - The metal beverage can is invented (American Can Co., United States)
1934 - April 12 - Winds atop Mount Washington, NH, averaged 186 mph for five minutes, with a peak gust of 231 mph, the highest wind speed ever clocked in the world.
WeatherForYou.com - April 12, 1934
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...Read MORE...
1937 - May 6 – Hindenburg disaster: In the United States, the German airship Hindenburg bursts into flame when mooring to a mast in Lakehurst, New Jersey. Of the 36 passengers and 61 crew on board, 13 passengers and 22 crew die, as...Read MORE...
1939 - April 30 - World's Fair opens in New York City
1939 - September 1 - World War II begins: Germany invades Poland
September 1, 1939
1939 Birth of Child George Harry Baker was born 21 December 1939, Smithfield, Rhode Island, USA (Esmond) (Georgiaville)
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...Read MORE...
1940 - May 10 - Winston Churchill becomes Prime Minister of Great Britain
May 10, 1940
1941 - January 13 – All persons born in Puerto Rico since this day are declared U.S. citizens by birth, through U.S. federal law.
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...Read MORE...
MOSCOW (AP) - The Russian people are tickled pink that their scientists have grabbed the lead from the Americans in the satellite field. But ...Read MORE...
1958 - NASA formed
1960 - Civil Rights Act of 1960 The Civil Rights Act of 1960 (enacted May 6, 1960) was a United States federal law that established federal inspection of local voter registration polls and introduced penalties for anyone who...Read MORE...
1961 - Vietnam War officially begins with 900 military advisors landing in Saigon
1961 - East Germany begins construction of the Berlin Wall
JFK assassination: Cronkite informs a shocked nation CBS Sunday Morning...Read MORE...
1964 - April 22 - World's Fair opens in New York City
1964 - Civil Rights Act of 1964 This act, signed into law by President Lyndon Johnson on July 2, 1964, prohibited discrimination in public places, provided for the integration of schools and other public facilities, and made...Read MORE...
1965 - Vietnam War - First U.S. ground combat forces arrive in South Vietnam
1968 - Civil Rights Act of 1968 Also known as the Fair Housing Act of 1968 Congress passed the act in an effort to impose a comprehensive solution to the problem of unlawful discrimination in housing based on race, color, sex,...Read MORE...
1968 - The ATM is invented (Don Wetzel, United States)
Neil Armstrong's Moon Landing Reading Through History...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...
1970 - Kent State shootings - May 4 - Kent, Ohio
1972 - Watergate
1973 - March 29 – The last United States soldier leaves Vietnam.
March 29, 1973
Equal Credit Opportunity Act of 1974 Equal Credit Opportunity Act passes in the US. Until then, banks required single, widowed or divorced women to bring a man along to cosign any credit application, regardless of their income. They...Read MORE...
1974 - Richard Nixon resigns Presidency over Watergate
1974 - August 9 - Gerald R. Ford (1913-2006) becomes 38th President of the United States after the resignation of Richard M. Nixon
August 9, 1974
1977 - Elvis Presley dies, August 16, 1977, in Memphis, Tennessee, USA
August 16, 1977
1977 - January 20 - Jimmy Carter (1924 - ) becomes 39th President of the United States
January 20, 1977
1979 - Iran hostage crisis begins
1979 - Three Mile Island nuclear accident - March 28
1979 - May 4 - Margaret Thatcher becomes the first female prime minister of Great Britain
Vancouver, Wash. (UPI) - Mount St. Helens exploded in a giant, killer eruption Sunday that blew 600 feet off its summit, set off huge forest fires,...Read MORE...
Death January 1981 Warwick, Rhode Island, USA
Memorial Card from Raoul G. Henault & Son, West Warwick, Rhode Island
Quidnessett Memorial Cemetery North Kingstown Washington County Rhode Island, USA
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