Noted events in his life were:
1. Census in 1850 in Jackson Township, Kosciusko, Indiana, United States. 3 The 1850 census recorded Nelson Baker, farmer, 33, living with wife Phema, 32; Abigal M., 12; Lydia A., 10; Samuel W., 7; Luther S., 4; and Hannah B., 1. Nelson was born in Virginia, Phema in Massachusetts, and the children in Indiana.
Nelson married Tryphena Stone Collins. (Tryphena Stone Collins was born on 20 Apr 1818 in Wellesley Hills, Norfolk, MA, United States,4 died on 5 Sep 1890 4 and was buried in Warsaw: Oakwood Cemetery, Kosciusko, IN 4.)
1 Ancestry.com, "Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011," Certificate 9441. Sumner W. Baker. Father Nelson Baker. Mother Phena S. Collins. Spouse Susan A. Baker. Informant Dr. E. S. Baker.
2 <i>Find A Grave</i>, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/104559737.
3 <i>1850 United States Census</i>, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MHJG-H94 Nelson Baker, Jackson, Kosciusko, Indiana, United States; citing family 52.
4 <i>Find A Grave</i>, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/104560073.