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Joseph L BAKER


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Joseph Lawrence Baker
Christening: 17 Apr 1836
Event Place: St James, Sydney, NSW
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 29 Mar 1836
Father's Name: William Baker
Mother's Name: Jane

BAKER JOSEPH L 362/1836 V1836362 40 WILLIAM - JANE

Volume 40 Film 5014 + 1-end (4521) Bap 1854 Church of England

Volume 20 Film 5004 1-end (1295) Bap 1836 Church of England
Joseph L Baker married 1869 Vic to Sarah Lawden – ref 1579 – he died 1882 Deniliquin NSW – William S & Jane – SMH Tue 18 April 1882 - https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/13509575?searchTerm=joseph lawrence baker

Joseph’s father

NSW Gov Gazette – 24 March 1857
https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/229956193?searchTerm=william kellett baker

SMH – Wed 24 Jan 1849
https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/28646618?searchTerm=william kellett baker

Marriage of sister Mary Jane Baker to James Burchfield – SMH Thu 5 Dec 1867
https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/13153530?searchTerm=william kellett baker

Mother – Jane Burke b 1806 Dublin baptised 18 Feb to George & Jane Burke

Father – William Kellett Baker b 1806/1807 Dublin to Joseph Stonequarry Baker & Jane Brown, arrived around 1835 – William on 1836 Ret of Colony NSW as Clerk to Dept Inspector Gen – appoint by Gov – died 1857

Sarah Lawden b 1852 Filey Yorkshire to James Lowden & Sarah Jane Knaggs – died 23 March 1924 Deniliquin
Thanks Val.

The year 1836 is probably correct so the record should be in volume 20 not 40.
Something is wrong there Val.

Page 138
Marriages solemnized in the Parish of Saint James in the County of Cumberland in the Year 1835
No. 552
William Baker of this Parish Bachelor
Jane Brown of this Parish Spinster
married in this Church by Banns with consent of -
First day of June 1835 By me Richard Hill Chaplain
Parties signed:
Witnesses: Geo. Baylock of Military Barracks, Elira ? Lewis of Military Barracks
It is volume 20.

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Baptisms solemnized in the Parish of Saint James in the County of Cumberland in the Year 1836
No. 155 When Baptised: April 17th When Born: March 29th Joseph Lawrence - William & Jane Baker Abode: King St Quality or Profession: Engraver By whom the Ceremony was performed: Richard Hill