BAKER, Alexander (1611-85), of New Windsor, Berks.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1660-1690, ed. B.D. Henning, 1983
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27 Apr. 1660

Family and Education

bap. 25 July 1611, 2nd s. of Alexander Baker, Barber-Surgeon, of Channel Row, Westminster by 1st w. Alice, da. of Edward Jervoise of Hampshire. educ. Clifford’s Inn 1634. m. by 1635, Elizabeth, da. of Thomas Farrer of Harrold, Beds., 3da.1

Offices Held

Freeman, New Windsor Apr. 1660; commr. for assessment, Berks. Aug. 1660-1.2


Baker, the son and grandson of surgeons to the crown, became an attorney. His daughter described him as always faithful to Church and King, but he took no ascertainab