James Thomas Baker


Monroe CO, TN & later Fannin CO, TX

Family Group of

James Thomas Baker 14 Sep 1845 Monroe CO, TN d 5 July 1892 buried Eakins Cemetery, Denton CO, TX
occupation - cattle farmer
son of David B. Baker & Mary Ann "Polly" Barnett of Monroe CO, TN & later of Bonham, Fannin CO, TX
1889 biographical sketch of James T. Baker

m 10 May 1866 Monroe CO, TN TO

Mary Elizabeth (Cass) Grubbs b 18 Sep 1845 McMinn CO, TN d 22 Jul 1913 buried Eakins Cemetery, Denton CO, TX
dau of Benjamin Epps Cass & Jemima Elliott of Prospect Community, Monroe CO, TN

1(F) Sarah Jemima Baker b 30 Sep 1867 Monroe CO, TN d 20 Jan 1941 Mineral Wells, Palo Pinto CO, TX
m 10 Dec 1884 Denton, TX TO
Alexander Eck Wilson b d 25 Mar 1943 Mineral Wells, TX

2(M) James "Jim" Armstrong Baker b 4 Oct 1869 Monroe CO, TN d 16 Aug 1947 Justin, Denton CO, TX buried Eakins Cemetery, Ponder, Denton CO, TX
James "Jim" Armstrong Baker's death certificate
m 1 Dec 1896 Denton CO, TX TO
Betty Thomason b 11 Sep 1872 d 22 Aug 1930 Denton CO, TX

3(F) Alta Ann Baker b 25 Dec 1871 MO d 5 Mar 1953 buried Justin Cemetery, Denton CO, TX
m 25 Sep 1889 Denton CO, TX TO
James Harvey Wilson b d

4(M) David Epp(s) Baker b 1 Apr 1874 Bonham, Fannin CO, TX d 5 Aug 1964
David Epp(s) Baker's WW I draft card
m 30 July1895 Denton CO, TX TO
Katie V. Nix b ca 1874 d ca 1932 Denton CO, TX

5(M) Joseph "Joe" Broomis (Broomes?) Baker b 15 Oct 1876 d
m (1) 18 Sep 1899 Denton CO, TX TO
Nannie McCracken b d
m (2) TO
Mary Millican b d

6(M) Thomas Edward "Ed" Baker b 9 Sep 1879 Denton CO, TX d 8 Nov 1916 Chickasha, Grady CO, OK
m 19 Aug 1903 Denton CO, TX TO
M. Lena Dickson b d

7(M) John Key Baker b 6 Apr 1881 Denton CO, TX d 1 Feb 1903 Denton CO, TX

8(F) Louisa "Lulu" Jane Baker b 2 Oct 1883 Denton CO, TX d 1977 buried Rose Hill Cemetery, Chickasha, Grady CO, OK
m 21 Jul 1908 Ft Worth, TX TO
William Clarence Lugenbyhl b 1880 d 1961 buried Rose Hill Cemetery, Chickasha, Grady CO, OK

9(M) Lawrence Cass Baker b 12 Mar 1886 Denton CO, TX d 1972 Denton CO, TX
m 25 Apr 1906 TO
Ida Taylor b d

10(M) Dee Baker b 5 Aug 1889 Denton CO, TX d
m 15 Jan 1913 TO
Ruth Reynolds b d

Thanks to Cousin Victor Brauchi, deceased, for information in 1986 from Patty Easterday, a descendant of Sarah Jemima (Baker) Wilson above! Also, thanks to Jerry Scott for help with this line!

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