American Revolutionary War Soldier flag   John  BAKER

  (b. 23 November 1733 Topsfield, Province of Massachusetts Bay   d. 11 November 1815 Topsfield, Massachusetts, USA )  

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John BAKER was born 23 November 1733 in Topsfield, Province of Massachusetts Bay. John BAKER was the child of

John was a soldier in the U.S. Revolutionary War.

John BAKER died 11 November 1815 in Topsfield, Massachusetts, USA.

Father: Thomas Baker
Mother: Sarah

m. Mary Emerson


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John BAKER
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Pine Grove Cemetery Topsfield, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
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Birth
23 November 1733
Topsfield, Massachusetts, USA



World History 1754 - Beginning of the French and Indian War between Great Britain and France for control of the North American colonies. It is part of the Seven Years War.


World History (1756 - 1763) Seven Years War - France, Great Britain clashed in Europe and North America; France, Russia, Austria, Saxony, Sweden and Spain sided against Britain, Prussia and Hanover


USA 1764 - British Government issues the Sugar Act


USA 1765 - November - The British government issues the Stamp Act.


USA 1770 - March 5 - Boston Massacre


USA 1773 - December 16 - Boston Tea Party


USA 1774 - March - The Coercive Acts (called Intolerable Acts by Americans)


USA 1774 - June 1 - Boston Port Bill: British government orders Port of Boston closed


USA 1774 - September 5 - First Continental Congress formed in Philadelphia

Revolutionary War

Baker, John, Topsfield.Captain; petition dated Cambridge, May 25, 1775, signed by said Baker and others, asking that Moses Little and Isaac Smith be respectively commissioned as Colonel and Lieutenant Colonel; also, list of officers in Col. Moses Little's (Essex Co.) regt., dated June 15, 1775; stationed at Cambridge; reported commissioned June 27, 1775; also, muster roll dated Aug. 1, 1775; enlisted April 24, 1775; service, 3 mos. 15 days;...Read MORE...




USA 1775 - April 18 - Paul Revere's famous ride


USA 1775 - April 19 - First shots of Revolutionary War fired in Lexington and Concord.


USA 1775 - April 20 - British begin siege of Boston


USA 1775 - May 10 - American Revolution began; Ethan Allen and his Green Mountain Boys, along with Benedict Arnold took Fort Ticonderoga.


USA May 1775 - Second Continental Congress - Philadelphia - plans to form an army.


USA 1775 - June 17 - Battle of Bunker Hill


USA 1775 - December 31 - The Battle of Québec was fought on December 31 between the American Continental Army and British defenders of Québec City. It was the first major defeat for the Americans in the Revolutionary War.


USA 1776 - July 4 - American Declaration of Independence


USA 1776 - September 9 - Congress renames the nation “United States of America”


USA 1776 - December 26 - Washington crosses the Delaware


USA 1777 - November 15 - The Articles of Confederation Were Adopted


USA December 1777 - June 1778 - The winter at Valley Forge


World History February 6, 1778 - France signed the Treaty of Alliance with the United States.


World History June 1779 - Spain entered Revolutionary War in favor of Americans.


USA 1780 - September 25 - Benedict Arnold's plans to cede West Point to the British discovered.


USA 1781 - October 19 - The British Surrender at Yorktown


USA 1784 - January 14 - The Continental Congress Ratified the Treaty of Paris Ending the Revolutionary War


USA 1787 - September 17 - U.S. Constitution ratified


USA 1789 - September 29 - Congress Officially Created the U.S. Military


USA 1790 - July 16 - Washington, D. C. becomes capital of United States


USA 1791 - December 15 - The Bill of Rights takes effect


USA 1792 - New York Stock Exchange founded


World History 1796 - Napoleon Bonaparte assumes command of the Army of Italy


World History 1799 - Rosetta Stone discovered


World History 1801 - Act of Union between Great Britain and Ireland creates the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland


USA 1803 - October 20 - Louisiana Purchase - The United States doubled its size by purchasing this territory from Spain.


USA 1804 - May 14 - Lewis & Clark set out from St Louis for Pacific Coast


USA 1805 - November 15 - Lewis and Clark reach Pacific


World History 1805 - Treaty of Pressburg formally dissolves the Holy Roman Empire


World History 1812 - Napoleon leads French invasion of Russia, resulting in catastrophic defeat for French. War of 1812 begins with U.S. declaration of war on the United Kingdom.


World History 1814 - Napoleon abdicates and is exiled to St. Elba according to the terms of the Treaty of Fontainebleau. Representatives from Austria, Russia, Prussia, Britain, and France meet at the Congress of Vienna to discuss future of Europe.

Death
11 November 1815
Topsfield, Massachusetts, USA

Name: John Baker
Gender: Male
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Death Date: 11 Nov 1815
Death Place: Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts
Age: 82
Birth Date: 1733
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Marital Status: Unknown
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Father's Name: Thomas Baker
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Mother's Name: Sarah
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B00395-1
System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy
GS Film number: 887762
Reference ID: v B p 282

"Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910," database, FamilySearch (https:/ / familysearch.org/ ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:FH1Y-R8S : 10 December 2014), John Baker, 11 Nov 1815; citing Topsfield, Essex, Massachusetts, reference v B p 282; FHL microfilm 887,762."

John is buried at: Pine Grove Cemetery Topsfield, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA

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