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Mattie Lee Stevenson Baker
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Birth: Mar. 12, 1897
Jones County
Texas, USA
Death: Oct. 8, 1932
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA

Father: John Wesley Stevenson Find A Grave Memorial# 42067951
Mother: Dora Ann Garrett Stevenson Find A Grave Memorial# 42067899
contributed by Don Haynes - December, 2013

Mattie Lee Stevenson married her husband William Montgomery Baker when she was only sixteen years old. Her husband had come to Texas from New Jersey to escape retaliation from gamblers with whom he had dealings in New York City. He worked for a piano dealer in Abeline, Texas. He had previously worked with his brother Charles Harvey Baker Sr. who owned a piano store in Newark, New Jersey.

Mattie and William's first child was William Douglas Baker (1914-1945) who was known as Douglas to his family.

The Bakers second child was a daughter, Dorothy (1916-2007) who married Charles Francis Darnell. Dorothy was cremated.

Mattie and William divorced at some time during the Nineteen Twenties.

Mattie died of injuries suffered in an automobile accident in Caddo Parish, Louisiana. She was only thirty-five years old. 
Family links: 
  John Wesley Stevenson (1878 - 1950)
  Dora Ann Garrett Stevenson (1880 - 1955)
  William Montgomery Baker (1890 - 1963)
  William Douglas Baker (1914 - 1945)*
  Mattie Lee Stevenson Baker (1897 - 1932)
  Lola Fay Stevenson Hammer (1902 - 1993)*
*Calculated relationship
Highland Cemetery
Haskell County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section 068
Maintained by: Eric Baker
Originally Created by: Carla Carlton Young
Record added: Mar 02, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34357003
Mattie Lee <i>Stevenson</i> Baker
Added by: Eric Baker
Mattie Lee <i>Stevenson</i> Baker
Added by: Eric Baker
Mattie Lee <i>Stevenson</i> Baker
Added by: Carla Carlton Young
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