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Mary Elizabeth (Cass) Baker
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Birth: Sep. 1, 1845
McMinn County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jul. 22, 1913
Denton County
Texas, USA

~Mary Elizabeth (Cass) Baker, daughter of Benjamin Epps Cass and Jemima (Elliott) Cass. A Civil War widow,she married James Thomas Baker on May 10, 1866 in Monroe Co., Tennessee.

James Thomas Baker was the son of David B. Baker and Mary Ann "Polly" (Barnett) Baker and great grandson of James C. Baker and Nancy (Estes) Baker.

Together they had 10 children.

1.Sarah Jemima Baker, born Sep. 30, 1867 in Monroe Co., TN~married Alexander Eck Wilson
2.James Armstrong Baker, born Oct. 4, 1869 in Monroe Co., TN~married Bettie Thomason
3.Alta Ann Baker, born Dec. 25, 1871 in Missouri~married J. Harvey Wilson
4.David Epps Baker, born Apr. 1, 1874 in Bonham, Fannin Co., TX~married Katie V. Nix
5.Joseph Broomes Baker, born Oct. 15, 1876 in Texas~married _____ McCracken and Mary Mulican
6.Thomas Edward Baker, born Sep. 9, 1879 in Denton Co., TX~married Lena Dixon
7.John Key Baker, born Apr. 6, 1881 in Denton Co., TX
8.Louisa Jane "Lulu" Baker, born Oct. 2, 1883 in Denton Co., TX~married William Clarence Lugengyhl
9.Lawrence Cass Baker, born Mar. 12, 1886 in Denton Co., TX~married Ida Taylor
10.Dee Baker, born Aug. 5, 1889 in Denton Co., TX~married Ruth Reynolds

Mary Elizabeth (Cass-Grubbs) Baker was the wife of John R. Grubbs, married abt. 1862. They had one child, Jessie B. Grubbs was born to Mrs. Grubbs prior to her marriage with James Thomas Baker, whom he raised as his own.

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 Parents:
  Benjamin Epps Cass (1815 - 1882)
  Jemima A Elliott Cass (1818 - 1864)
 
 Spouse:
  James Thomas Baker (1844 - 1892)
 
 Children:
  Jessie B Grubbs (1863 - 1930)*
  Alta Ann Baker Wilson (1871 - 1953)*
  Effie Baker Merrett (1871 - 1910)*
  David Epp Baker (1874 - 1964)*
  Thomas Edd Baker (1879 - 1916)*
  John Key Baker (1881 - 1903)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Elizabeth (Cass) Baker (1845 - 1913)
  Daniel Armstrong Cass (1847 - 1932)*
  Nathaniel Cass (1849 - 1906)*
  Thomas Melmurth Cass (1851 - 1932)*
  John Key Cass (1854 - 1935)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Eakins Cemetery
Ponder
Denton County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: B. Baker Bennett
Record added: Jan 11, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17394404
Mary Elizabeth <i>(Cass)</i> Baker
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Mary Elizabeth <i>(Cass)</i> Baker
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Mary Elizabeth <i>(Cass)</i> Baker
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 Added: Dec. 16, 2010
 
 
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