Baker Family Of Headley Hampshire England


John Baker born 1530 married Susan Kimber 26 November 1555
John and Susan had son
John Baker born 1562 married Joane Morer 23 May 1584
John and Joane had son
John Baker was a Yeoman born 1586 in Headley, Hampshire
John purchased the 200 acre estate, Wishanger Manor
John married 3rd September 1605 Elizabeth Harding born 1585
John and Elizabeth had 2 sons
(1) Nicholas Baker born July 1640 married Elizabeth Lee 7 Feb. 1664
(2) Christopher Baker married Joan Hebb
Christopher and Joan had 4 daughters
(1) Anne Baker married William Horne a merchant of Southampton
(2) Joane Baker married Nathaniel Older of Arundel
(3) Grissell Baker
(4) Elizabeth Baker married 27 December 1653 rev. William Bernard
Elizabeth and William had a son William Bernard
Elizabeth next married Doctor John Speed (born 4 nov.1628 died 27sep.1711)
Doctor John Speed inherited or purchased Wishanger Manor and the estate remained in the Speed family until the death of John Mylles Speed (14jul.1746-oct.1792) and the marriage of his widow Harriot Speed (nee Davies) to John Silvester in the late 1700s when John Silvester sold the estate to the Miller family.