Jim's Genie Jottings

A history of the Fleming, Jolliffe, Kessey and Murphy families of New South Wales - and their forebears

Person Page 3,212

Susannah Baker

b. about 1848, d. 14 October 1907

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Detailed biography

For a detailed biography of Susannah Baker click here.

Family surname

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Birth

Susannah Baker was born about 1848 in Campbells River.1,2,3,4

Parents

FatherWilliam Baker (b. about 1805, d. 25 January 1882)
MotherEliza Connors (b. about 1808, d. 29 January 1876)

Family life

David Press and Susannah Baker were married on 2 May 1866 at Church of Saints Michael and John in Bathurst. David was a farmer of Triangle Flat; Susannah a farmer's daughter of Dunn's Plains. Both signed with a mark, as did John Baker (best man). Mary Cullen signed her own name. William Baker gave permission for Susannah to marry1,2,5

Children with David Press (b. about 1837, d. 31 August 1918)

DaughterMary Jane Press+ (b. 24 October 1867, d. 5 March 1951)
SonSon1 Press (b. about 1868, d. before 14 October 1907)
DaughterAgnes E Press (b. about 1869, d. after 31 August 1918)
DaughterDaughter1 Press (b. about 1870, d. before 14 October 1907)
DaughterSusan Press (b. about 1871, d. after 31 August 1918)
DaughterDaughter2 Press (b. about 1873, d. before 14 October 1907)
SonJoseph Press (b. about 1875, d. after 14 October 1907)
SonDavid Press (b. about 1878, d. after 14 October 1907)
DaughterHenrietta Press (b. about 1880, d. after 31 August 1918)
DaughterSarah Blanche Press (b. about 1882, d. after 31 August 1918)

Residence information

Susannah Baker lived with William Baker in 1866 in Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia.2

Death

Susannah Baker died on 14 October 1907 in Triangle Flat. diabetes4 She was buried on 16 October 1907 at Cemetery in Jumpers Flat.4

Memorial

There is a memorial to Susannah Baker at Jumpers Flat Cemetery in Rockley, New South Wales. Follow this link for information and images of her memorial.

Citations

  1. [S323] Baptismal Record: Press, Mary Jane, Vol 1867, (10 December 1867), NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, Sydney
  2. [S344] Marriage Certificate, David Press and Susannah Baker, 2 May 1866, Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, NSW. 1866/1454 (42.)
  3. [S435] Death Certificate, Eliza Baker, Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, NSW, Vol 1876 No 4603.
  4. [S454] Death Certificate, Susan Press, Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, NSW, Vol 1907 No 15520.
  5. [S457] Death Certificate, David Press, Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, NSW, Vol 1918 No 12610.
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ContextBaker clan
Ch forebears
Ch Kessey forebears
Pedigree Baker
Last Edited27 June 2022