Celia Baker

Female 1818 - 1925


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  • Born  20 May 1818  Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Died  16 Jun 1925  Pulaski, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  18 Jun 1925  Poplarville Cemetery, Pulaski, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Father  Peter Baker,   b. Abt 1800, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1862 
    Mother  Jane (Jenny) Jones,   b. Abt 1800, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1870 
    Family  James Wesley Farmer,   b. 1815, Poplarville, Pulaski, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1877, Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky Mental Hospital Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  16 May 1839  Pulaski, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Married:
    • Appears ub 1840 Pulaski Co., Ky Census, age betweem 30 & 40 with one female, age 20-30.

      1850 US Census, Division 1, Pulaski Co., KY - PG 32
      James, 34; Celia, 25; Sarah, 9; William, 7; John R., 5; Mary, 3; Samuel,1
      Lived next door to James' sister -Amanda Jane Farmer (Mills)

      1860 Pulaski: James 45, Celia 40 and first 9 children.
      James Farmer, 45
      Cilia Farmer, 40
      Sarah Farmer, 19
      William Farmer, 17
      John Farmer, 15
      Polly Farmer, 13
      Samuel Farmer, 10
      Thomas Farmer, 8
      Lydia Farmer, 5
      Nancy Farmer, 3
      Elisabeth Farmer, 1

      1870 Pulaski: Juggernaut Census: 53, with wife Sela 50. Children, Thomas 18, Lidda 16, Nancy 14, Mahala E. 11, Martha E. 6.
    Children 
     1. Sarah Jane Farmer,   b. 20 Jun 1841, Pulaski, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1898, Pulaski, KY Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. William Farmer,   b. 20 May 1842, Pulaski, KY Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. John R. Farmer,   b. 13 May 1846, Pulaski, KY Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Mary Polly Farmer,   b. 15 Mar 1847, Pulaski, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1934, Parsons, Labette, KS Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Rev. Samuel Walker (Fox) Farmer,   b. 27 Jul 1849, Pulaski, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1920, Pulaski, KY Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Thomas F Farmer,   b. 2 Dec 1852, Pulaski, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1933, Pulaski, KY Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Lydia A. Farmer,   b. 6 Apr 1854, Pulaski, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1937, Pulaski, KY Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Nancy C. Farmer,   b. 28 Mar 1856,   d. 1901
     9. Mahala Elizabeth Farmer,   b. 4 Feb 1859, Pulaski, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1941, Somerset, Pulaski Co, KY Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Martha Ellen Farmer,   b. 25 Mar 1864, Pulaski, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1953, Pulaski, KY Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  20 Apr 2015 
    Family ID  F609  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Living with son Samuel in 1920 at the age of 102. Lived two farms away from Charlie, Sally, Johnnie and my dad Delbert on Rockcastle Springs Road, Nunnelly Springs, Pulaski Co., Ky.

      1880: Living with daughter Nancy Farmer Roy and John Roy. Another daughter Martha Ellen is also living with them.

      Note - on some of her children's death certificates, they give "Celia's" maiden name as Baker and others show Jones. On Celia's death certificate - her mother's maiden name is shown as "Sallie Baker" with her father "Unknown"

      Kentucky Death Records, 1852-1953
      Name: Cealia Farmer
      Death Date: 16 Jun 1925
      Death Location: Pulaski
      Residence Location: Pulaski
      Age: 107
      Gender: Female
      Ethnicity: White
      Birth Date: 20 May 1818
      Birth Location: Pulaski, Kentucky
      Mother's Name: Sallie Baker
      Mother's Birth Location: Pulaski, Kentucky [1]

    Born:
    • Tombstone gives b.d. as July 4, 1818

  • Sources 
    1. [S46] 1880 U. S. Census.