|Birth: ||Feb., 1851|
|Death: ||Jun. 15, 1922|
She was the daughter of Benjamin Brown and Mary Hawkins Brown. On May 21, 1866 as Mary J. Brown, she married J.W. Baker in Marion County, Oregon. In 1878, she married Albert Baker, who was the brother of her husband, John Wesley Baker.
Friday, June 16, 1922
Mrs. Mary Jane Baker
Ilwaco, Washington, June 15. (Special.)
Mrs. Mary Jane (Grandma) Baker, a well-known pioneer resident of the peninsula, passed away this morning at the family home in Long Beach, following an extended illness. Mrs. Baker was a native of Indiana and 72 years of age. She is survived by her widower, Alfred Baker and seven children, George Baker, Mrs. Lottie Tinker, Ben Baker, Mrs. Belle Adamson and C.R. Baker of Seaview and A.J. Baker of Cashmere, Washington. Funeral services will be held tomorrow afternoon at Long Beach with interment in the Baker Family Cemetery there.
Thursday, November 29, 1979
From the obituary of their daughter, Lottie:
Lottie's parents [Alfred and Mary Baker] donated property to develop the Long Fir Cemetery northeast of Long Beach. She grew up on the farm and in her early years helped her mother cook her popular chicken cream dinners for travelers, guests and visitors.
Mary and Alfred Baker donated property for the Long Beach Community Church on Washington Street.
Benjamin Brown (1823 - 1907)
Mary Jane Hawkins Brown (1827 - 1901)
John Wesley Baker (1831 - 1874)
Alfred Baker (1845 - 1929)*
Ettie Isabelle Baker Adamson (1867 - 1942)*
Anna Mary Baker Woodham (1868 - 1899)*
Matilda Jane Baker Stout (1870 - 1922)*
George Wesley Baker (1872 - 1963)*
Alfred J Baker (1876 - 1956)*
John Freddie Baker (1878 - 1884)*
Lottie Baker Tinker (1880 - 1979)*
Benjamin D. Baker (1882 - 1937)*
Roscoe William Baker (1884 - 1929)*
Colonel Ralph Baker (1889 - 1981)*
Nancy Elizabeth Brown Fiester (1849 - 1896)*
Mary Jane Brown Baker (1851 - 1922)
Emma P. Brown Cochran (1855 - 1910)*
William Benjamin Brown (1858 - 1949)*
Henry David Brown (1865 - 1930)*
Lauretta B. Brown Foster (1867 - 1895)*
Samuel B Brown (1869 - 1937)*
Lone Fir Cemetery
Plot: Pioneer Section, Row 3, Site 12.
Created by: SLGMSD
Record added: Mar 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35079474