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Arra Bell Baker Horner was born June 26, 1856 in Hopewell Twp., Washington County, PA, daughter of Edward Perrin Baker and Elizabeth Essick. She married Obediah Marshall Horner abt 1879. He was born in Wellsburg, Brooke Co., WV, son of Benjamin and Mary Ann Jackson Horner of Brooke County, WV.
They had four children: Stella Mae Horner Hathaway; Melvin Edward Horner; Ida Etta Horner; and Ella Horner.
Arra Bell died June 13, 1915 in Canton Twp., Washington Co., PA and is buried in the Claysville Cemetery, Claysville, PA, in the Horner plot.
Photo taken about 1880.
Submitted by Carol Lanza, granddaughter of Melvin Edward Horner and great granddaughter of Obediah and Arra Bell Baker Horner