Nancy Ann Baker

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Born in Knox, Tennessee, USA on 1842 to Andrew Jackson Baker and Nancy Noble. Nancy Ann married George Washington Herrell and had 10 children. Nancy Ann married Richard Mason Brinlee. She passed away on 1927 in Kaw City, Oklahoma, USA.

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Surname meaning for "Baker"

English: occupational name, from Middle English bakere, Old English bæcere, a derivative of bacan ‘to bake’. It may have been used for someone whose special task in the kitchen of a great house or castle was the baking of bread, but since most humbler households did their own baking in the Middle Ages, it may also have referred to the owner of a communal oven used by the whole village. The right to be in charge of this and exact money or loaves in return for its use was in many parts of the country a hereditary feudal privilege. Compare Miller. Less often the surname may have been acquired by someone noted for baking particularly fine bread or by a baker of pottery or bricks.

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