Legislative Reference Library

Texas Legislators: Past & Present

Joe H. Baker

Joe H. Baker
Full Name: Joe H. Baker
Birth date: April 24, 1875
Death date: February 28, 1945

Terms of Service

  • House, 41st Legislature
    1/8/1929 - 1/13/1931

Biographical Notes and Resources


Other Resources

  • Obituary, "J.H. Baker Rites Held," 3/3/1945. "Rev. J.H. Baker, retired Baptist minister of Quitman, Wood County, and former state legislator . . . " Dallas Morning News .
  • Census of 1920 - Joe H. Baker, Wood County, age 44, born circa 1876 in Georgia, farmer, spouse Mary A. Baker.
    Census of 1930 - J.H. Baker, Quitman, Wood County, age 54, farmer, spouse Mary A. Baker.
    Census of 1940 - Joe H. Baker, Wood County, age 64, farmer, spouse Eula Baker. FamilySearch . 1930 1940
  • 1920
  • Rev. Joe H. Baker, birth date 4/24/1875 in Georgia, death date 2/28/1945 in Dallas, residence in Quitman, minister. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976 .
  • Josiah H. "Joe" Baker (Joe H. Baker on grave marker), birth date 4/24/1875 in Georgia, death date 2/28/1945, burial in Ingram Cemetery, Wood County with spouse Mary A. Baker. Find a Grave .
  • Baker, Joe H. (born circa 1875) — of Quitman, Wood County, Tex. Born in Georgia. Minister; farmer; member of Texas state house of representatives 34th District, 1929. Burial location unknown. Political Graveyard: a Database of Historic Cemeteries .
  • Rev. Joe H. Baker, Wood County representative, "Rep. Baker Wants to Repeal Search and Seizure Act (Editorial)," The Mineola Monitor, 1/24/1929, p. 1, crediting the Mineola Memorial Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries) .
  • 41st Legislature (1929) - Joe H. Baker, postoffice Quitman, nativity Georgia, age 54, minister and farmer. Texas Legislative Manual .

Committee Information

LRL Home | View full site