Monday, July 7, 2014

Baker of "The Bucklands"

The Bucklands
"The Bucklands"

Baker of Isle of Wight County

Henry Baker of the Isle of Wight was a wealthy merchant, Justice of the County Court in 1685, 1698 and 1702; a Burgess in 1692 to 1693 and Lieutenant Colonel commanding the Isle of Wight Militia. Henry was the Sheriff of Nansemond County and Captain of the Militia; again Burgess from 1723 to 1726.  He was  bequeathed 2,500 acres of land called the Bucklands in North Carolina.   The Baker genealogy is available to members of Virginia Pioneers

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