Birth: Apr. 30, 1874 Bradford McKean County Pennsylvania, USA Death: May 1, 1933 Bakersfield Kern County California, USA William Baker was born April 30, 1874 in Bradford, Pennsylvania to August Baker and Lydia McCrae Baker.1930 Census records indicate that he was living alone in Taft, California. Mr. Baker died in Kern General Hospital, Bakersfield, California on May 1, 1933. Erickson & Brown Funeral Home were in charge of his arrangements.