Indiana McCaslins

Mary Alice ElkinsAge: 84 years18691953

Name
Mary Alice Elkins
Married name
Mary Alice Baker
Birth March 4, 1869 32 26
Birth of a sisterJane Zurelda (Janie) Elkins
August 3, 1871 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a brotherHiram Elkins
about 1876 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherFrank Elkins
September 7, 1876 (Age 7 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a sisterCarissa Clara Elkins
about 1879 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a sisterCandice Elkins
about 1880 (Age 10 years)
Census 1880 (Age 10 years)
Death of a sisterMatilda Evaline Elkins
November 24, 1881 (Age 12 years)
Burial of a sisterMatilda Evaline Elkins
after November 24, 1881 (Age 12 years)
Note: Freedom Cemetery
MarriageMillard Filmore BakerView this family
about 1887 (Age 17 years)

Birth of a son
#1
Herbert H Baker
August 17, 1888 (Age 19 years)
Note: also given as 19 Aug 1888 on the Social Security Death Index and the California Death database.
Birth of a son
#2
Burl B (Red) Baker
August 2, 1890 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Morton H Baker
June 24, 1892 (Age 23 years)
Census 1892 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4
Gladys Lucretia Baker
May 20, 1894 (Age 25 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherLydia Evaline Adkins
February 20, 1895 (Age 25 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a paternal grandmotherLydia Evaline Adkins
after February 20, 1895 (Age 25 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Kimes Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 94940037)
Death of a motherSpicey Ann McCaslin
about 1898 (Age 28 years)

Note: Calculated from the 1910 US Federal Census where her husband Jacob Elkins states that he was married for 40 years.
Census 1900 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Orval T Baker
November 23, 1901 (Age 32 years)
Census 1910 (Age 40 years)
Marriage of a childHerbert H BakerMyrtle EagerView this family
about 1912 (Age 42 years)

Death of a fatherJacob Kelsey Elkins
August 16, 1914 (Age 45 years)
Census 1920 (Age 50 years)
Marriage of a childOrval T BakerMadelyn Louise PetteyView this family
about 1928 (Age 58 years)

Census 1930 (Age 60 years)
Death of a husbandMillard Filmore Baker
May 20, 1937 (Age 68 years)
Death of a brotherFrank Elkins
October 11, 1943 (Age 74 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a brotherFrank Elkins
after October 11, 1943 (Age 74 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Buried in Modesto Citizens Cemetery, Plot Bl 94, Lot #, GR 4
Death of a sisterVictoria Elkins
October 26, 1948 (Age 79 years)
Death of a brotherElmer Elsworth Elkins
January 14, 1949 (Age 79 years)

Death May 20, 1953 (Age 84 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1858
22 months
elder sister
5 years
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
16 months
herself
2 years
younger sister
5 years
younger brother
8 months
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
Family with Millard Filmore Baker - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: about 1887
20 months
son
23 months
son
23 months
son
23 months
daughter
8 years
son

BirthCalifornia Deaths
Census1880 US Federal Census
Marriage1900 US Federal Census
Census1892 Washington State Census
Census1900 US Federal Census
Census1910 US Federal Census
Census1930 US Federal Census
DeathCalifornia Deaths
Shared note

In the 1880 US Federal Census for Upper, Crawford, Arkansas, 42-year-old Virginia-born farmer Jacob and his 38-year-old Arkansas-born wife Spicey [McCaslin] Elkins have in their household their children, 15-year-old Evaline [Matilda Evaline], 14-year-old Elamer [sic Elmer] 8-year-old Alice, 6-year-old Jane, 4-year-old Hiram, 2-year-old Frank and 1-year-old Carissa. Evaline was born in Idaho [sic], Elmer in Oregon, Alice, Jane, Hiram and Carissa in Arkansas, but Frank in Missouri, which would indicate that Jacob and Spicey moved to Idaho before 1865, went to Oregon before 1866, returned to Arkansas by 1872, went to Missouri after 1876 and returned to Arkansas before 1879. Jacob's parents were born in Virginia, Spicey's father was born in Indiana and her mother in Arkansas, and the children's father was born in Virginia and their mother in Arkansas.

In the 1892 Washington State Census for Thurston County, 34-year-old Indiana-born M F [Millard Filmore] and is 23-year-old Arkansas-born wife Alice [Elkins] Baker have in their household two Washington-born children, 4-year-old Herbert and 2-year-old Bert [sic Burl B]. Millard has no profession listed.

In the 1900 US Federal Census for Lucerne, Hanford, Kings, Caifornia, 40-year-old Indiana-born Milland F and his 31-year-old Arkansas-born wife Alice M [Elkins] Baker have been married 13 years and have had four children, all are living. These Washington-born children are 11-year-old Herbert H, 9-year-old Beryl [sic Burl], 7-year-old Morton and 6-year-old Gladys. All of the children have attended school eight months of the last year. Millard, Alice, and Gladys can read, write and speak English. Millard is a section man for the railroad. Millard's parents were born in Indiana [sic]; Alice's father was born in Virginia and her mother in Arkansas; the children's father was born in Indiana and their mother in Arkansas.

In the 1910 US Federal Census for Lucerne, Kings, California, 52-year-old Indiana-born farmer M F [Millard Filmore] and his 41-year-old Arkansas-born wife M A [Alice M Elkins] Baker have been married 22 years and have had five children, all are living. These children are 21-year-old Herbert, 19-year-old Burl, 17-year-old Morton, 16-year-old Gladys and 8-year-old Orval. Herbert, Beryl, Morton and Gladys were born in Washington State whereas Orval was born in California, indicating that the family moved to California after 1900 but before 1902. The family is living in a home that Millard owns, but with a mortgage. Gladys and Orval have attended school in the past year. Millard is "working out" as a hired hand. Herbert and Beryl are machinists in a machine shop, and Morton is a clerk in a grocery store. None of them have had any months without work in the past year. Millard and Alice are recorded as being able to read. Their children can read and write. Everyone can speak English. Millard's father was born in Indiana and his mother in Pennsylvania [sic]; Alice's father was born in Virginia and her mother in Arkansas; the children's father was born in Indiana and their mother in Arkansas.

In the California Voter Registrations for Kings County, California for 1920, Millard F Baker, farmer, his wife Mrs Mary A Baker, housewife, their son Morton H Baker, Electrician, and Morton's wife Mrs Ruth M Baker, housewife, are living at Rt D, Box 64, Hanford, and are registered in the Lucerne Precinct. Millard, Mary and Morton are Republicans and Ruth is a Democrat.

In the 1920 US Federal Census for Lucerne, Kings, California, 61-year-old Indiana-born farmer Millard F and his 50-year-old Arkansas-born wife Mary A [Alice M Elkins] Baker have in their household their children, 29-year-old Washington-born Burl B and 18-year-old California-born Orval T. Millard owns the land he is farming, free of mortgage. Burl is a garage mechanic. Orval is a plumber's apprentice. Everyone can read, write and speak English. Millard's parents were born in Indiana [sic]; Alice's father was born in Virginia and her mother in Arkansas; the children's father was born in Indiana and their mother in Arkansas. Living next door is Millard and Alice's son, Morton H Baker and his family.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for Hanford, Kings, Caifornia, 61-year-old Indiana-born farmer Millard [transcribed as Mildred] F and his 50-year-old Arkansas-born wife Mary A [Alice M Elkins] Baker have apparently unrelated children as boarders in their household. These California-born children are 9-year-old Florence and 8-year-old Irene White, and 8-year-old Joe, 5-year-old Richard and 4-year one-month old Harold Giveden. The relationship of these children to the Bakers is unknown. Florence, Irene and Joe have attended school in the past year. Millard and Alice can read, write and speak English. Millard owns the land he is farming and has worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. He has not served in the military. Millard's parents were born in Indiana [sic]; Alice's father was born in Virginia and her mother in Arkansas; Florence and Irene's father was born in the United States and their mother in Missouri; Joe, Richard, and Harold's father was born in Missouri and their mother in the United States.

Mary Alice [Elkins] Baker was 84 years old when she died on 20 May 1953 in San Joaquin County California. She had been born on 4 Mar 1869 In Arkansas. Her father's surname was Elkins and her mother's maiden name was McCaslin.