Laura Mae Hardman married David E. Baldwin Sr. in Illinois in April of 1925. To this union were born, David E. Baldwin Jr, Everett Wayne, Glenn Albert, Franklin Dean & Hattie Mae Baldwin Smith. Everett died in 1940 of complications from rhuematic fever. Laura worked at numerous retail stores over the years and later worked as a Practical Nurse, she retired in her late 70's. She was the sister of Pearl Hardman Baldwin Hare, Andrew Hardman, Ray Hardman, Earl Hardman & Jessie Hardman.