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Barton Baker, American lawyer, educator. Bar: New York 1923, United States Supreme Court 1926. Decorated Order of Lincoln; recipient Achievement award, International Association Fairs and Expns., Monroe County Citizens Civic Committee, 1977, Reagan Republican Task Force Citation award, 1985.


Baker, Barton was born on January 9, 1901 in Webster, New York, United States. Son of Charles John and Emma (Martin) Baker.


Bachelor of Laws, Cornell University, 1922. Data Control Language cum laude, Chicago Law School, 1926. Doctor of Philosophy, Chicago Law School, 1928.


General counsel Auditing Bureau Rochester. Assistant law library Cornell University, 2021—2022. Assistant Rochester Legal Aid Society, New York, 2021.

Attorney MacFarlane & Harris, 2022—2026, Baker & Carver, Baker & Weldgen. Columnist Damascus News, since 1970.


  • Bar: New York 1923, United States Supreme Court 1926.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Former associate editor Cornell Law Review, former editor Reveille, Universal Scout, Universal Tribune.


Salvation can be achieved through deep and sincere believe in God.


The Church is after all a movement which sought to inject passion, direction and purpose into the spiritual lives of the people.


Different kinds of small groups inside the overall Methodist movement should be encouraged to developed, so that both leaders and members of the societies could receive support and challenge in their faith.


Formerly council chief New York and New Jersey Boy Scouts America Lone Scout Division. Trustee Minett Fund; past president Rochester International Friendship Council Inc. Member, advisory board Salvation Army.

Board directors International Bell Orchestra, since 1952. Founder Barton Baker Youth Education Center, Monroe County Fair Park, 1973. Member of Cornell Club (past president), Masons Club (past master), Shrine Lunch Club (past president).


  • Other Interests

    Stamp collecting/philately.


Married Bernice Maude Dennis, June 6, 1925. 1 child Betty Baker Trost.

Charles John Baker

Emma (Martin) Baker

Bernice Maude Dennis

Betty Baker Trost Baker