Elizabeth Keeler

25 August 1850–13 July 1948 (Age 97)
Dartmouth, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Keeler was born on 25 August 1850, in Dartmouth, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, her father, Charles William Keeler, was 27 and her mother, Sally Davidson, was 30. She married Henry Reuben Baker on 19 December 1876, in Dartmouth, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada in 1901 and Nova Scotia, Canada in 1911. She died on 13 July 1948, in Dartmouth, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, at the age of 97.

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Family Time Line

Henry Reuben Baker
Elizabeth Keeler
Marriage: 19 December 1876
William H. Baker
Charles Keeler Baker
Laura F Baker
Amy Louise Baker
Frederick R Baker
Mabel Davidson Baker

Spouse and Children

19 December 1876
Dartmouth, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



World Events (4)


Age 21

British Columbia joins the confederation.
1909 · First Canadian Flight

Age 59

The Silver Dart was the first recorded flight in Canada. It took off from Baddeck, Nova Scotia, on February 23, 1909, and was piloted by John Alexander Douglas McCurdy.
1921 · Racing Schooner Launched

Age 71

The Bluenose racing schooner was launched on March 26, 1921, in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. It was evident that the ship was nothing like other ships that had been launched.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a boatman or boatbuilder, from an agent derivative of Middle English kele ‘ship’, ‘barge’ (from Middle Dutch kiel).2 Americanized spelling of German Kühler, from a variant of an old personal name ( see Keeling ) or a variant of Kuhl .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Baker in household of Henry Baker, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Elizabeth Baker, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Elizabeth in entry for William H. Baker, "Nova Scotia Marriages, 1864-1918"

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