John Fain Baker Margaret Cardwell Baker

John Fain Baker and Margaret Cardwell Baker of Jefferson Co, TN family

You will notice John Fain Baker has a patch over his right eye. According to William D. Hix, during the Civil War John Fain Baker was in the Union army from Missouri. While he was laying down, a stack of rifles fell and one hit him in the eye which became infected causing him to lose his sight in that eye.

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