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Arne H Trelvik


Carl Sherman Baker (1885-1962)

Retired Naval Officer Dies
Carl Baker, 70, retired Naval officer and former Warren County resident, died Sunday at Veterans Hospital in Cincinnati. For many years he lived at the Metropole Hotel in Cincinnati. He has no immediate survivors.
Funeral services were held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Oswald Memorial Home with the Rev. Carl Hicks officiating. Burial was in Lebanon Cemetery.

Source: unnamed paper date 5 Apr 1962 on file at the Warren County Genealogical Society
26 Nov 2012 Jay G. Lamb email:
"Variations in Birth Dates ;
30 Jan. 1885 (MA Birth Record); 30 Jan. 1885 (WW II Draft Registration); 30 Jan. 1885 - changed to 20 Dec. 1883 (Funeral Home Record); 20 Dec. 1883 (Gravestone)

Variations in Death Dates:
31 Mar. 1962 (Ohio Death Index); 31 Mar. 1962 (Funeral Home Record);d 31 Mar. 1962 (Lebanon Cemetery Printout); 1 Apr. 1962 (Obituary says died on Sunday); 2 April 1962 (Gravestone Inscription)

Variations in Age at Death: 77 (Ohio Death Index); 70 (Obituary); 78 (Gravestone - b 20 Dec. 1883, d 2 Apr. 1962)

Conclusion: Birth 30 Jan. 1885 (MA birth record) - Died 31 Mar. 1962 (OH death record) - Age 77 years"

Jay G. Lamb
28 November 2012


Katherine Baker Is Buried Friday

Services were held at the grave in Lebanon Cemetery last Friday for Katherine Lamb Baker, 85, who died at her home in Boston, Mass., on April 8. Rites were held in Boston Thursday.
Mrs. Baker was born in Lebanon, the daughter of Daniel and Henrietta Lamb. Her father was killed in the Civil War.
She is survived by a son, Carl S. Baker of Boston, who is a former naval officer of 20 years service in the Spanish and World War I."

Source: unidentified newspaper dated 19 Apr 1945 on file at the Warren County Genealogical Society

Arne H Trelvik
22 February 2006

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