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Kezia ARTHUR

Kezia ARTHUR[1]

Female 1831 - 1900  (68 years)


  • Name Kezia ARTHUR 
    Born 29 Nov 1831  , , Crawford [later Pulaski then Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Married/Alternate Name Kezia Baker 
    1840 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1840  , , Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Age: < 10y 
    • She was represented by a mark on the census for a female between the ages of 5 and 10 in the household of William Arthur, Sr
    1840 U.S. census, Missouri, Pulaski County
    1840 U.S. census, Missouri, Pulaski County
    Page 216, for Various People
    1850 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1850  , District #72, Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Age: 19y 
    • She was recorded in the household of William Arthur, and was 19 years old at the time of this census. Missouri was her recorded birthplace.
    1850 U.S. census, Missouri, Pulaski County, District #72 [ARTHUR and WRIGHT]
    1850 U.S. census, Missouri, Pulaski County, District #72 [ARTHUR and WRIGHT]
    1860 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1860  , Watkins Twp., Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Age: 28y 
    • She was reported as as being in the household of William Baker, and 28 years old at the time of this census. Missouri was her reported birthplace.
    1860 U.S. census, Missouri, Dent County, Watkins [BAKER]
    1860 U.S. census, Missouri, Dent County, Watkins [BAKER]
    1870 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1870  , Watkins Twp., Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Age: 35y 
    • She was recorded as the head of household, and was 35 years old at the time of this census. Missouri was her reported birthplace.
    1870 U.S. census, Missouri, Dent County, Watkins [BAKER, Keziah]
    1870 U.S. census, Missouri, Dent County, Watkins [BAKER, Keziah]
    Veterans Schedule 1890  , Watkins Twp., Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • William was a 1st Lieutenant in the Missouri Infantry and served from 1 Jun 1861 to 8 Sep 1963 for 2 yrs, 3 mos, and 8 days. Even though this is supposed to be a "Union" veterans census, William served in the Confederate Missouri Infantry.
    1890 U.S. Veterans Schedule, Missouri, Dent County, Watkins Twp. [BAKER, William H.]
    1890 U.S. Veterans Schedule, Missouri, Dent County, Watkins Twp. [BAKER, William H.]
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    FamilySearch ID
    Died 3 Aug 1900  , , Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Buried Wright Cemetery (a.k.a. Baker-Campbell Plot), Anutt, Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Gravestone for BAKER, Kezia (Arthur)
    Gravestone for BAKER, Kezia (Arthur)
    Transcription:
    KEZIA BAKER
    Born Nov. 29, 1831 | Died Aug. 3, 1900 | Age 68 y. 8 m. 10 ds
    Photographed by Kathy Kult on 8 October 2005
    Association E. UPDIKE (Relationship: DNA Relative) 
    Person ID I4174  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Collier Branch
    Last Modified 6 Oct 2018 

    Father William ARTHUR, II,   b. 6 Dec 1796, , , Bedford County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1885, T36N R8W S30 N1/2 lot 1 SW, Cold Spring Twp., Crawford [later Pulaski then Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Sarah ADAMS,   b. 17 Sep 1799, , Bradfordsville, Washington [now Marion] County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1863, T36N R8W S30 N1/2 lot 1 SW, Cold Spring Twp., Crawford [later Pulaski then Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 26 May 1818  , , Washington County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    Marriage Record for William Arthur and Sarah Adams
    Marriage Record for William Arthur and Sarah Adams
    Married by Minister James Hile
    Marriage Register for William ARTHUR and Sarah ADAMS
    Marriage Register for William ARTHUR and Sarah ADAMS
    Family ID F25  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 William Henry BAKER, II,   b. Abt 1827, , , , Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 22 Aug 1863  (Age ~ 36 years) 
    Married Est 1853  [13
    Children 
    +1. Rhoda Catherine BAKER,   b. 25 Nov 1854, , Corn Creek, Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1932, , Yancy Mills, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     2. Sarah Jane BAKER,   b. 1855, , , , Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1860 and 1862  (Age 5 years)
    +3. Marshall Custus BAKER,   b. 30 Nov 1856, On Corn Creek, Newburg, Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1939, , Anutt, Dent County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +4. William Henry BAKER, III,   b. 21 Mar 1858, , Edgar Springs, Phelps County, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1926  (Age 68 years)
    +5. Mary Elizabeth BAKER,   b. 29 Sep 1860, , , , Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1931  (Age 70 years)
    Photos
    Home of BAKER in Yancy Mills, Missouri
    Home of BAKER in Yancy Mills, Missouri
    SOURCE: Phelps County Missouri Heritage, Volume 1, page 14
    Last Modified 30 Dec 2012 
    Family ID F157  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
    +1. Margaret BAKER,   b. 1868,   d. 23 Dec 1897  (Age 29 years)
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2014 
    Family ID F158  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Nov 1831 - , , Crawford [later Pulaski then Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1840 U.S. Census - Age: < 10y - 1 Jun 1840 - , , Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1850 U.S. Census - Age: 19y - 1 Jun 1850 - , District #72, Pulaski [later Phelps] County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1860 U.S. Census - Age: 28y - 1 Jun 1860 - , Watkins Twp., Dent County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1870 U.S. Census - Age: 35y - 1 Jun 1870 - , Watkins Twp., Dent County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsVeterans Schedule - 1890 - , Watkins Twp., Dent County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Aug 1900 - , , Dent County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Wright Cemetery (a.k.a. Baker-Campbell Plot), Anutt, Dent County, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    BAKER, Keziah (Arthur)
    BAKER, Keziah (Arthur)
    Keziah Arthur Baker photograph; digital image scanned and cropped by Kathy Kult from personal photo library of Martha Kult.
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  • CiteRef for this page  Kathy Kult, KKs Family History (http://kks-fam.net/getperson.php?personID=I4174&tree=1: accessed 19 November 2018), "Kezia ARTHUR".

  • Sources

    (Reliability ratings:
      0=Unreliable   1=Questionable   2=Secondary   3=Primary) 
    1. [S566] Colleen Arthur, Edgar Springs: Its History and Its People, (Edgar Springs, Missouri : C. Arthur, 1986), p. 62.

    2. [S545] Wright Cemetery (aka Campbell-Baker Plot or Karns Cemetery) (Anutt, Dent County, Missouri; LAT/LON N37.72°, W-91.734°; located on State Hwy O, .9 miles west of Anutt, on the left (south) side of the road; this tiny plot is VERY easy to miss; it is inactive, and it's very unkept and has a small sign "Wright Cemetery" in front of what looks like about an acre or two of tall grass; there's no driveway or even a place to pull over in front of this plot, so you may have to just park right on the blacktop road; be careful if you chose to wander in this area... there are snakes and other critters nesting in the tall grass), Kezia Baker marker; personally read and photographed, 8 October 2005. (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S787] Primary Source unavailable, Dent County recorded births for 1883-1884, and 1910 until present. No Birth Certificate is available, therefore, for Kezia ARTHUR..

    4. [S693] 1840 U.S. census, Pulaski County, Missouri, no township, p. 216 (stamped), line 15, William Arthur; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 4 July 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication M704, roll 229, (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S702] 1850 U.S. census, Pulaski County, Missouri, population schedule, District #72, p. 109, dwelling 523, family 533, William Arthur; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 4 July 2006); citing National Archives microfilm publication M432, roll 411, (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S183] 1860 U.S. census, Dent County, Missouri, population schedule, Watkins Township, p. 17 (penned), dwelling 115, family 116, William Baker household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 12 June 2005); citing National Archives microfilm publication M653, roll 618, (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S1178] 1870 U.S. census, Dent County, Missouri, population schedule, Watkins Township, p. 12 (penned), dwelling 91, family 91, Keziah Baker household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 1 June 2016); citing National Archives microfilm publication M593, roll 774, (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S1186] 1890 U.S. census, Dent County, Missouri, "Special Schedule: Surviving Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines, and Widows, etc.," Watkins Township, enumeration district (ED) 82, page 3, Keziah widow of Baker, William; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 18 July 2016); citing National Archives microfilm publication M123, roll 29, (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S1177] ***1***The State Historical Society of Missouri, R038 Watts, John J. (1831-1912) Collection, 1874-1912, (http://shsmo.org/manuscripts/rolla/r0038index.pdf : accessed 2 May 2016).

    10. [S545] Wright Cemetery (aka Campbell-Baker Plot or Karns Cemetery) (Anutt, Dent County, Missouri; LAT/LON N37.72°, W-91.734°; located on State Hwy O, .9 miles west of Anutt, on the left (south) side of the road; this tiny plot is VERY easy to miss; it is inactive, and it's very unkept and has a small sign "Wright Cemetery" in front of what looks like about an acre or two of tall grass; there's no driveway or even a place to pull over in front of this plot, so you may have to just park right on the blacktop road; be careful if you chose to wander in this area... there are snakes and other critters nesting in the tall grass), Kezia Baker marker; personally read and photographed, 8 October 2005. (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S1067] Washington County, Kentucky, "Kentucky Birth, Marriage and Death Records (1852-1910)"; KSA microfilm 241382, Kentucky Dept. of Libraries and Archives, Frankfort., p. 173, entry for William Arthur and Sarah Adams. (Reliability: 3).

    12. [S668] Miss May Conway, D.C.C., Washington Co., Ky. Marriage Bonds 1792 - 1825, (Louisville, Kentucky : M. Conway, 1934), (Reliability: 2).

    13. [S787] Primary Source unavailable, Phelps County started recording marriages in 1857, therefore no marriage record is available from Phelps County records..