Francis Baker

M, (7 July 1612 - 23 July 1696)
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Last Edited=14 May 2023
     Francis Baker was born on 7 July 1612 at Herfordshire, England.1 He immigrated in 1635 to Plymouth, Plymouth Colony, on board the Planter. Francismoved to Yarmouth, Massachusetts, in 1641. where he was permitted to dwell 1 June 1641.1

Francis Baker, age 28, married Isabel Twining, daughter of William Twining and Ann Doane, on 17 June 1641.1 Francis lived in 1659 at Eastham, Massachusetts, where he had 10 acres of land. It was soon sold to William Baker, and he returned to Yarmouth.1 Francis wrote his will on 4 March 1692/93 at Yarmouth, Massachusetts.2,1 He died on 23 July 1696 at Yarmouth, Massachusetts, at age 84.1

Children of Francis Baker and Isabel Twining


  1. Twining, Thomas J.. The Twining Family. Fort Wayne, Indiana: by the author, 1905.
  2. Anderson, Robert Charles. The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England 1620-1633. volume III P-W. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1995.
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  4. Seaver, J. Montgomery. Baker Family History. Philadelphia: American Historical-Genealogical Society, 1929.