Margaret Ann Desmond

Female5 May 1859–27 August 1950

Brief Life History of Margaret Ann

When Margaret Ann Desmond was born on 5 May 1859, in Lawrence, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Daniel Desmond, was 25 and her mother, Ellen Daley, was 25. She married Charles Dimick Baker on 25 November 1890, in Los Angeles, California, United States. She lived in Yuma, Yuma, Arizona, United States in 1900 and Yuma, Arizona, United States in 1920. She died on 27 August 1950, in Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 91.

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Family Time Line

Charles Dimick Baker
Margaret Ann Desmond
Marriage: 25 November 1890

Sources (18)

  • Margret A Baker in household of Charles D Baker, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Margaret Ann Baker, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Margareth Desmond, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 November 1890Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 4

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.


    Age 4

    Arizona Territory


    Age 27

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Irish Aidan, Aileen, Brendan, Colm, Donal, Liam, Mairead, Sean Patrick, Siobhan.

    Irish (Cork): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Deasmhumhnaigh ‘descendant of the man from southern Munster’, from deas ‘south’ + Mumhain ‘Munster’, an ancient Irish kingdom named for Mumhu, one of its early kings. The surname Desmond has passed into common use as a personal name, not only in Ireland.

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

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