The Holton Weekly Signal March 9, 1892 Mrs. R. J. Baker died at the family residence on Ohio Ave. .. The children will make their future home with their grandparents at New Sharon, Iowa, while Mr. Baker will remain in the city.
The Holton Weekly Recorder March 10, 1892 .... Miss Margaret Rebecca Blue was born in Williams county, Ohio, February 12, 1864, and died at her home in this city, March 3, 1892, aged twenty-eight years and twenty days. The deceased was married to Mr. R. J. Baker in the fall of 1880, at Bryan,. Ohio, and with him removed to Iowa, and in 1884, to this city, where they lived happily until her death. Two children, Grover C., and Ines, aged respectively ten and seven years .... Mrs. Baker was a member of the German Lutheran church in Montpelier, Ohio .... [member of the sisters of Rebeka Lodge]