Indiana McCaslins

Gladys Lucretia BakerAge: 69 years18941964

Name
Gladys Lucretia Baker
Married name
Gladys Lucretia Briner
Birth May 20, 1894 36 25
Death of a maternal grandmotherSpicey Ann McCaslin
about 1898 (Age 3 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 5 years)
Birth of a brotherOrval T Baker
November 23, 1901 (Age 7 years)
Census 1910 (Age 15 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherJacob Kelsey Elkins
August 16, 1914 (Age 20 years)
Census 1920 (Age 25 years)
Death of a fatherMillard Filmore Baker
May 20, 1937 (Age 43 years)
Death of a motherMary Alice Elkins
May 20, 1953 (Age 59 years)
Death of a brotherBurl B (Red) Baker
June 25, 1953 (Age 59 years)
Death April 13, 1964 (Age 69 years)
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Marriage: about 1887
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Birth1900 US Federal Census
BirthCalifornia Death Index
BirthWashington Births 1891-1907
Census1900 US Federal Census
Census1910 US Federal Census
DeathCalifornia Death Index
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Washington births in Thurson in 1894, page one, records the birth of a female child Baker on 20 May 1894 in Olympia, Thurston, Washington. She was the fourth child of Mary A Elkins, born in Arkansas and 36-year-old Indiana-born M F Baker, deliveryman. She was delivered by John S Newman, who reported her birth on 21 May 1894.

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.

Gladys L Briner, born 20 May 1894 in Washington, died 13 Apr 1964 in Stanislaus County, Calfornia. Her mother's maiden name was Elkins.