Frank D. Baker
|Frank D. Baker|
1891 – 1892?
|Constituency||Genesee County, Michigan|
|32nd Mayor of the City of Flint, Michigan|
|Preceded by||Oren Stone|
|Succeeded by||William A. Paterson |
|Constituency||City of Flint, Michigan|
|Born||October 10, 1852
Biddeford, Devonshire, England
|Died||June 6, 1927(aged 74)|
|Resting place||Evergreen Cemetery, Grand Blanc|
|Alma mater||University of Michigan|
|Occupation||teacher, Doctor, pharmacist, real estate|
Born near Biddeford, Devonshire, England on October 10, 1852, Frank D. Baker came to Flint, Michigan by the way of Quebec, Canada in 1856. He graduated from Flint High School in 1872. He then taught school for a while with a one-year stint in La Grange, Illinois. Attending the University of Michigan, he first majored in Literary then after a year switch to the Medicine school in 1877. After graduating in 1880, he set up a practice in Tuscola County, Michigan then for a short time in Edwardsville, Illinois. Returning to the area in 1881, Baker bought a farm in Clayton Township and started the pharmaceutical firm of Miller & Baker. In 1989 the drug business was sold. He also was involved in the real estate business.
Upon his death on June 6, 1927, he was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Grand Blanc.
|Mayor of Flint
William A. Paterson
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- "Mayor Frank D. Baker". Flint Timeline Project. Flint, Michigan: Flint Public Library. Archived from the original on May 31, 2008. Retrieved 2009-02-19.
- "Index to Politicians: Baker, E to F -- Baker, Frank D. Entry". Political Graveyards.com. Lawrence (Larry) Kestenbaum. Retrieved 2009-02-19.
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