My Baker/McNamee ancestors: Gloria (Baker) Verge,Stanley Wilson Baker, Alfred Justice Baker,Alfred Baker, George McNamee Baker and my 3rd great grandparents,Tilman Baker and Mary “Polly” McNamee. My intention has been to respond to a query of yours for a number of years. After reading your May 3 2004 question I was motivated.
The following data is what I have collected over the years and there are many unanswered questions about the connections to the family of Hugh. Adam McNemee b17 September 1841 Fairfield CoOhio d29 Mar 1919 Multnomah CoOregon
THE BRAZEN OVERLANDERSBy Donna M. Wojcik p 456 p 523 Descendant: Mrs. John Upton, Hillsboro, OR (1976)
Marriage -HISTORY of the COLUMBIA RIVER VALLEY From The Dalles to the Sea by Fred Lockley, VolI, p 1015Clark Pub Chicago 1928After marriage went to Indiana then to St Joe Missouri
Land-Bought 160 acres of land on edge of St Joe, MO
THE OREGON HISTORICAL QUARTERLY Vol 10 p 26 1846 Built fourth house in Portland, OR Constructed first school of public instruction in Portland at Front, and the corner of Taylor Sts.
Death-HISTORY OF OREGON (Bancroft's Works Vol II 1848-1888) p 528PORTLAND HERALDSep 19 - Oct 21 1872
Hannah (Cochran)McNemee - dau/o David Cochran and Rhoda C. Dement Documentation:
Birth-THE OREGON HISTORICAL QUARTERLY Vol 25 pp 353-377 THE BRAZEN OVERLANDERSBy Donna M. Wojcik p 456 p 523
Death-HISTORY OF OREGON (Bancroft's Works Vol II 1848-1888) p 528 DEATH RECORD Pacific County Courthouse, South BendWA
Job married Hannah Cocrhran (b 29 Jan 1815, Chillocothe, Ross Co,OH) BefOct 1832
Children: Frances C.McNemee9 Nov 1837Ray Co,MO FrancisMcNemeeabt 1838 Moses Dement McNemee 11 Oct 1839Fairfield Co OH Adam “Mac” McNemee17 Sep 1841Fairfield Co OH William G.McNemee8 Apr 1843Fairfield Co OH Emaline McNemee25 Dec 1844St Joseph MO Eva McNamee1846 and Andrew Jackson McNemee 5 Mar 1848PortlandOR Ter d 26 Apr 1936Langley, Island Co, Washington
Vocation-THE OREGON HISTORICAL QUARTERLY Vol 33 p 93 Methodist minister at first church at Lakeview OR, built in 1877 Rev McNemee walked from Eugene to his church, according to article about the times in the Portland Journal 14 Feb 1832.
THE OREGON HISTORICAL QUARTERLY Vol 36 p 113 Living at Langley, Island Co, WA30Dec 1934 Oldest living native of Portland