Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Allen Baldwin Family

Allen & Mary Jane (Stewart) Baldwin Family


I may need some help in identifying everyone in this photo. Here's what others have told me.
left to right
Tom Baldwin, Clyde Baldwin, Charlie Baldwin, Jess Baldwin, ?possibly a sister - Mattie?, Allen Baldwin, Mary Jane Stewart Baldwin
Guessing the date of the photo to be around 1925-1927 in Mountain Park, Oklahoma.

Allen H. Baldwin was born on 12 Dec 1868 in Limestone County, Texas. He died on 5 Jun 1931 in Fort Cobb, Caddo, Oklahoma. He was buried on 6 Jun 1931 in Oak Grove Cemetery, Caddo, Oklahoma.  Need a photo of Allen's headstone, if anyone is close by to take one.

Allen married Mary Jane Stewart daughter of Henry Riley Stewart and Bettie Medlin on 22 Aug 1893 in Graham, Young, Texas.


Mary was born on 9 Oct 1873 in Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee. She died on 19 Nov 1959 in Lawton, Comanche, Oklahoma. She was buried in Mountain Park Cemetery, Kiowa, Oklahoma.  Obituary and headstone below.

Grandchildren remember their Grandpa Allen Baldwin as being a very nice and "jolly" man. He liked to tease and joke. And, he was never one to discipline. On the other hand, Grandma Mary Baldwin was the one to discipline and was very stern. She seemed to be the "Boss" of the family.


Allen and Mary had the following children:
1. Etta V. Baldwin was born on 13 Jan 1895 in Eliasville, Young, Texas. She died in Oct 1973 in Mountain Park, Kiowa, Oklahoma. She was buried in Mountain Park Cemetery, Kiowa, Oklahoma. Etta married Albert Roy Barker son of James Henry Barker and Sue Belle Herndon about 1911 in Oklahoma. Albert was born on 31 Mar 1888 in Everton, Dade, Missouri. He died before 1930 in Oklahoma.
2. Martha A. Baldwin "Mattie" was born on 15 Feb 1897 in Eliasville, Young, Texas. She died on 22 Jun 1964 in Modesto, Stanislaus, California. She was buried in Modesto, Stanislaus, California. Martha married James Albert Mitchell about 1918 in Oklahoma. James was born on 25 May 1899 in Oklahoma. He died on 9 Jan 1979 in Modesto, Stanislaus, California.
3. Jess William Baldwin was born on 28 Mar 1898 in Eliasville, Young, Texas. He died on 8 Mar 1972 in Montrose, Montrose, Colorado. He was buried on 11 Mar 1972 in Grand View Cemetery, Montrose, Colorado. Jess married Mabel Edna Leffel daughter of Charles Edgar Leffel and Caldona Jane Box on 25 Dec 1917 in Mountain Park, Kiowa, Oklahoma. Mabel was born on 21 Nov 1900 in True, Young, Texas. She died on 18 Mar 1995 in Grand Junction, Mesa, Colorado. She was buried on 22 Mar 1995 in Grand View Cemetery, Montrose, Colorado.
4. Bettie Florence Baldwin was born on 26 Nov 1899 in Eliasville, Young, Texas. She died on 6 Mar 1993 in Lancaster, Los Angeles, California. Bettie married Charles Harvey Miller on 2 Sep 1918 in Kiowa County, Oklahoma. Charles was born on 3 Jun 1894 in Itasca, Hill, Texas. He died in Jun 1974 in Lancaster, Los Angeles, California
5. Maudie Mae Baldwin was born on 22 Mar 1904 in Throckmorton, Throckmorton, Texas. She died in Jun 1987 in Mountain Park, Kiowa, Oklahoma. Maudie married Paul B. Mark Killian son of Leonadas C. Killian and Haseltine Moss about 1918 in Oklahoma. Paul was born on 8 Mar 1896 in Haysville, Clay, North Carolina. He died in Oct 1979 in Mountain Park, Kiowa, Oklahoma. He was buried in Mountain Park Cemetery, Kiowa, Oklahoma.
6. Charles F. Baldwin was born on 6 Sep 1906 in , Kiowa, Oklahoma. He died on 25 Aug 1986 in Corcoran, Kings, California. Charles married Verda Lee Sartin about 1929 in Oklahoma. Verda was born on 14 Oct 1910 in Oklahoma. She died on 3 Dec 1995 in Corcoran, Kings, California.
7. Clyde Henry Baldwin was born on 16 Dec 1911 in Mountain Park, Kiowa, Oklahoma. He died on 11 May 1995 in Anadarko, Caddo, Oklahoma. He was buried in Memory Lane Cemetery, Caddo, Oklahoma. Clyde married Faye M. Sartin on 28 Jan 1931 in Fort Cobb, Caddo, Oklahoma. Faye was born on 11 Dec 1914. She died on 2 Jan 1996 in Anakarko, Caddo, Oklahoma. She was buried in Memory Lane Cemetery, Caddo, Oklahoma.
8. Thomas W. Baldwin was born on 15 Jan 1915 in Mountain Park, Kiowa, Oklahoma. He died on 27 Sep 1994 in Lodi, San Joaquin, California. Thomas married Lillian Novelia Busby on 1 Mar 1939 in Oklahoma. Lillian was born on 4 Aug 1920 in Oklahoma. She died on 17 Aug 1987 in Lodi, San Joaquin, California.

Headstone for Mary Jane Stewart Baldwin
Mountain Park Cemetery - Kiowa, Oklahoma


Mary Stewart Baldwin's Obituary found in the Lawton Constitution (Newspaper), Lawton, Oklahoma, 22 Nov 1959
Mrs. Mary Baldwin
Snyder (Special)
Services for Mrs. Mary J. Stewart Baldwin, 77, Kiowa county pioneer, were held at the Mt. Park Baptist church Saturday. Rev. John Matthieson officiated.
Burial was in Mt. Park Cemetery with Preston-Leckie funeral home in charge.
Born Oct. 3, 1872, in Nashville, she moved to Graham, Tex., as a child. She was married in Graham to Allen H. Baldwin. They moved to Oklahoma in 1904 and settled on a farm in Richland community. She was a member of the Baptist church.
Survivors include four daughters, Mrs. Etta Barker and Mrs. Maudie Killian, both of Mt. Park; Mrs. Betty Miller, Lancaster, Calif., and Mrs. Mattie Mitchell, Stratmore, Calif; four sons, Jessie, Cortez, Colo.; Charlie, Corcoran, Calif.; Clyde, Lancaster, Calif., and Tom, Lodi, Calif. Other survivors include 55 grandchildren, 88 great grandchildren and 10 great-great grandchildren.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I am Malinda grandaughter of Cyde henry Baldwin an Faye martha Sartin Baldwin. We moved from Lancaster,Ca. to Anadarko,ok. AUNT BIRTIE UNCLE TOM an cousin Hellen came to visit when I was very young. I know my grandpa Baldwin had a plantation in texas when the civil war ended the slaves wanted to stay. all the land has been sold but the mineral rights have been kept and can not be sold. FAMILY IS IMPORTANT