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Ezra Thompson Baker

Genealogical and census records prove that the Baker family came to Utah in 1850. They had a child born in Iowa in 1849, then they were on the 1850 Federal Census in Utah and had a child born in Utah in Sept. 1851.  The obituary of Amanda Baker Higley, a sister, says that the family traveled to Utah with a company of California bound emigrants.

Companies

Company Unknown (1850)Approximate age at departure: 7

Sources

  • "Local News," Tooele Transcript Bulletin, 11 Oct. 1907, 6.

  • Source Location
  • Internet Web Site
  • 1850 Utah Census

  • Source Location
  • Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Internet Web Site
  • New FamilySearch/Family Tree