Outback Graves Markers

Henry Edward BAKER

Burial Location:Sandstone  (details...)
Occupation: Miner; Employee of Oroya Black Range Mine
Place of Death: Black Range District Hospital
Date of Death: 19 June 1914
Date of Burial:20 June 1914
Age:53 years
Cause of Death:Heart Failure
OGM Ref#: 1250


Alias Patrick Henry The deceased is buried in plot number 25 of the Church of England portion of the cemetery. An inquest was held into the sudden death of Mr Baker and it was thought that the heart failure was probably caused and hastened by influenza and bronchial pneumonia affecting a weak heart. Baker was an old employee of the Oroya Black Range mine and was much devoted to his family of two daughters and one son grown up. The deceased had been in Victoria for 40 years prior to arriving in Western Australia. He left an estate valued at £224 Os. 9d. to Constantine O'Hare.
Parents:Charlotte (nee STRAWSON) and Charles Harrison BAKER
Spouse:Arrabella Annie FRIEL
Marriage Details:Marriage Reg.No.4721/1892, Victoria
Children:Elsie Eleanor born 1893; Eileen Winifred born 1894; Beatrice Eva born 1897; Clarence Patrick born 1898; Daisy Belle born 1900 - all born in Victoria; Twins Francis John and George Gwalia Henry born in Leonora 1902, Western Australia
Birth Details:1863, Hotham, Victoria; Birth Reg.No.3492/1863
Death Certificate:5/1914, Black Range
State Records Office: AU WA S76- cons430 1914/4227 Title Henry Baker. Death at Sandstone. From Geraldton. Date(s) - (Accumulation)