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HELP! Ancestor is complete! immigrant flag male ancestor  John  BAKER

  (b. abt. 1598 Norwich, Norfolk, England   d. aft. 1680 Topsfield, Massachusetts Bay Colony )  

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John BAKER was born abt. 1598 in Norwich, Norfolk, England. John BAKER was the child of ?   and   ?

John was an immigrant to the United States, arriving by 1638.

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John  married  Elizabeth BAGWELL? abt. 1632 in England .  The couple had (at least) 6 children. Elizabeth BAGWELL?  was born abt. 1612 in England (United Kingdom).  Elizabeth died aft. 1666 in Massachusetts, USA. 

John BAKER died aft. 1680 in Topsfield, Massachusetts Bay Colony.
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John BAKER married Ancestor is complete!immigrant flag female ancestor Elizabeth BAGWELL?-- Date: abt. 1632 Place: , England

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Origin of Surname
(Sax.) A name of trade, a baker; from the Saxon bacan, to dry by heat
An etymological dictionary of family and Christian names - By William Arthur - 1857.
'Biography* Records show that he indentured himself as a grocer on 9 April, 1616...for a 12 year stint as an apprentice. He was made a citizen of Norwich, England on 15 August, 1628. Came to Boston in 1637, aboard the 'Rose' of Yarmouth, England. W.S. Appleton's 'Ancestry of Priscilla Baker' contains a copy of his examination before embarking. It reads: April 8th 1637. The examination of John Baker borne in Norwich in Norffolcke, Grocar aged 39 years, and Elizabeth his wife aged 31 yeares with 3 Children, Elizabeth, John and Thomas, and 4 Sarvants, Marey Alxarson, aged 24 yeares, Anne Alxarson, aged 20 yeares, Bridgett Boulle aged 32 yeares and Samuell Arres aged 14 yeares ar all desiroues to goe for Charles Towne in New England ther to inhabitt and remaine. He came originally to Charleston, but settled in Ipswich, Massachusetts and later in Topsfield. His sons, John and Thomas were 'wild' and frequently in trouble with the law. They were once found guilty of aiding an imprisoned...Read MORE...

John BAKER - The Essex Antiquarian (Online db:, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2006),(Originally Published in Salem, MA. The Es
The Essex Antiquarian (Online db:, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2006),(Originally Published in Salem, MA. The Essex Antiquarian, 13 vols. 1897-1909.)
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1633 Birth of Child
Elizabeth BAKER was born 18 August 1633, Norwich, Norfolk, England
1634 Birth of Child
John BAKER was born 30 November 1634, Norwich, Norfolk, England
1636 Birth of Child
Thomas BAKER was born 18 September 1636, Norwich, Norfolk, England
1641 Birth of Child
Sarah BAKER was born 9 March 1641, Ipswich, Massachusetts, USA
Added: 12/16/1999 12:00:00 AM - Updated: 9/3/2016 8:47:24 AM
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