Isabelle Elizabeth McCollum

17 July 1835–31 March 1895 (Age 59)
Linn, Missouri, United States

The Life of Isabelle Elizabeth

When Isabelle Elizabeth McCollum was born on 17 July 1835, in Linn, Missouri, United States, her father, Stephen S. McCollum, was 28 and her mother, Elizabeth "Betsey" Slater, was 29. She married Wiley Baker on 16 January 1851, in Linn, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Yellow Creek Township, Linn, Missouri, United States in 1880. She died on 31 March 1895, in Missouri, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in McCollum Cemetery, North Salem Township, Linn, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wiley Baker
Isabelle Elizabeth McCollum
Marriage: 16 January 1851
Stephen Baker

Spouse and Children

16 January 1851
Linn, Missouri, United States


Parents and Siblings



    Nancy McCollum


    David McCollum


    Esther F. McCollum



    Daniel McCollum


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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1838 · Lord Reveals the Name of His Chruch

Age 3

On April 26, 1838, The Lord reveals that the name of His Church should be The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This revelation was given to the Prophet Joseph Smith, Jr. in Far West, Missouri.

Age 25

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Coluim ‘son of Colum’. See McCallum , which is the usual spelling of this name in Scotland.

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

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Story Highlight

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Isabel (McCollum) Baker was the daughter of Elizabeth (Slater) & Stephen S. McCollum. Isabel married first to Wiley Baker, b. 1830; d. ca 1855. They had a son, Stephen Baker. She married 2nd to Ge …

Sources (3)

  • Isabella Baker in household of Franklin Wilson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Isabl Baker in household of Geo W Baker, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elizabeth Baker in household of George H Baker, "United States Census, 1880"

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