William Henry Bakes Sr

6 September 1853–8 October 1896 (Age 43)
Eccleshill, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of William Henry

When William Henry Bakes Sr was born on 6 September 1853, in Eccleshill, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Samuel Bakes, was 19 and his mother, Hannah Bell, was 20. He married Alice Caroline Crosby on 25 June 1884, in St. George, Washington, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Bowling St Bartholomew, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Star Election Precinct, Beaver, Utah, United States in 1880. In 1880, at the age of 27, his occupation is listed as carpenter in United States. He died on 8 October 1896, in Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Mountain View Cemetery, Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Henry Bakes Sr
Alice Caroline Crosby
Marriage: 25 June 1884
Teressa Bakes
Josephine Bakes
William Henry Bakes Jr
Junius Bakes
Hannah Belle Bakes
Warren H. Bakes

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 June 1884St. George, Washington, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 1
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    Age 10
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 12
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English (Yorkshire): variant of Bake , with excrescent -s.Czech and Slovak (Bakeš): from a derivative of the personal name Bak .

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

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    Sources (22)

    • William H Bakes in home of Samuel Bakes in 1871 England and Wales Census
    • William Bakes in entry for Hannah Bell Bakes Gillies, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • William H Bakes in 1861 England and Wales Census

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