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Lorenzo Dow BAKER

Male Abt 1804 - Bef 1870  (~ 66 years)


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  • Name Lorenzo Dow BAKER 
    Born Abt 1804  Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As L. D. 
    Census 1820  Hickman County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • presumed
    Census 1830  Hardeman County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • presumed
    Tax List 1836  Marshall County, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Immigration Abt Apr 1837  Republic of Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • arrived in Texas in the Spring of 1837
    Headright Certificate 23 Jun 1838  San Augustine County, Republic of Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • issuance of conditional certificate
    Tax List 1842  Montgomery County, Republic of Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • 1 poll tax
    Tax List 1843  Montgomery County, Republic of Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • 1 poll tax
    Tax List 1844  Montgomery County, Republic of Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1 poll tax
    Tax List 1845  Montgomery County, Republic of Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • 1 poll tax
    Tax List 1846  Grimes County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • 1 poll tax
    Tax List 1847  Grimes County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1 poll tax
    Headright Certificate 1 Nov 1849  Nacogdoches County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • issuance of unconditional certificate
    Tax List 1850  Rusk County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • 1 poll tax
    Census 10 Nov 1850  Rusk County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Tax List 1852  Rusk County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1 poll tax
    Headright Certificate 30 Jul 1857  [7
    • issuance of duplicate unconditional certificate
    Deed 16 Nov 1858  Rusk County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • transfer of duplicate unconditional certificate to John W. Crane
    Census 22 Aug 1860  Panola County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • Beat 8, P.O. Carthage
    Military L. D. served as a Private in Captain David Muckelroy’s Mounted Company of the Third Regiment commanded by Colonel James Carter of the Second Brigade of the Militia of the Republic of Texas from 9 Aug 1838 to 22 Aug 1838. He enrolled at Nacogdoches and received a sum of $10.83 for his service.

    He also served in the Republic of Texas militia in the Somervell Expedition. He was mustered into service on or about 3 Oct 1842 in a company commanded by Captain William Bowen in a regiment commanded by Joseph L. Bennett. He continued in service until his honorable discharge at San Antonio from inability to serve longer. He was paid the sum of $45.00 for two months service. 
    Deposition 12 Oct 1860  Pleasanton, Atascosa, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • in the office of Edward Walker, Atascosa County Clerk
    Occupation Farmer 
    Died Bef 13 Jul 1870  [12
    Person ID I2959  Dyal and Speckels
    Last Modified 7 Jul 2017 

    Father John BAKER,   b. Abt 1765 
    Mother [Unknown] (BAKER),   d. Abt 1825 
    Family ID F782  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Ann BURLESON,   b. 22 May 1817, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1878  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 15 Mar 1834  Hardeman County, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Children 
    +1. Cynthia Jane BAKER,   b. 15 Apr 1837, Mississippi, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1902, Pandora, Wilson, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     2. John C. BAKER,   b. Abt 1842, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Spearman H. BAKER,   b. Abt 1846, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. Amanda Melvina BAKER,   b. 14 Mar 1849, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1931, Loving, Le Flore, Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +5. Malinda Elizabeth BAKER,   b. 6 Jun 1851, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1904  (Age 53 years)
    +6. James W. BAKER,   b. 18 Feb 1854, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1903  (Age 49 years)
     7. Johnson BAKER,   b. Abt 1859, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 13 Jul 1870  (Age ~ 11 years)
     8. Dixie Davis BAKER,   b. Sep 1860, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 26 May 2003 
    Family ID F980  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1804 - Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1820 - Hickman County, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1830 - Hardeman County, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Mar 1834 - Hardeman County, Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTax List - 1836 - Marshall County, Mississippi, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - Abt Apr 1837 - Republic of Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHeadright Certificate - 23 Jun 1838 - San Augustine County, Republic of Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTax List - 1842 - Montgomery County, Republic of Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTax List - 1843 - Montgomery County, Republic of Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTax List - 1844 - Montgomery County, Republic of Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTax List - 1845 - Montgomery County, Republic of Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTax List - 1846 - Grimes County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTax List - 1847 - Grimes County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHeadright Certificate - 1 Nov 1849 - Nacogdoches County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTax List - 1850 - Rusk County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 10 Nov 1850 - Rusk County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTax List - 1852 - Rusk County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeed - 16 Nov 1858 - Rusk County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 22 Aug 1860 - Panola County, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeposition - 12 Oct 1860 - Pleasanton, Atascosa, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S8] Seventh Census of the United States, 1850, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Rusk County, Texas, p. 287, line 24.

    2. [S5] Fourth Census of the United States, 1820, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Hickman County, Tennessee, p. 192, line 32.

    3. [S6] Fifth Census of the United States, 1830, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Hardeman County, Tennessee, p. 386, line 1.

    4. [S945] Marshall County, Mississippi, Tax Rolls, MSGenWeb, 11 Jun 2008.

    5. [S952] Transcribed by Kathryn Hooper Davis from copies of the original militia rolls on file at the Texas State Archives.

    6. [S958] Claim #189, Reel #135, pp. 176-184.

    7. [S942] Republic of Texas Headrights, Fannin District, 2nd Class, File no. 398.

    8. [S947] Montgomery County, Texas, Tax Rolls.

    9. [S948] Grimes County, Texas, Tax Rolls.

    10. [S949] Rusk County, Texas, Tax Rolls.

    11. [S9] Eighth Census of the United States, 1860, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Panola County, Texas, p. 386, line 11.

    12. [S10] Ninth Census of the United States, 1870, United States of America, Bureau of the Census, Atascosa County, Texas, p. 189(b), line 3.

    13. [S645] Marriage Records (Loose) 1828-1838.


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