1. Archibald Baker
was born 16 APR 1800 in Little River District, Cumberland Co.,
North Carolina, and died 17 JAN 1846 McNairy Co., TN.
(The book of Houston County by Aldrich
states: His son, Murdock McIntosh Baker was 8 years old at the
time of his death leaving him the mainstay of the family.
In 1852 when he was 14 years old, the family came to Texas,
overland from their home to Memphis, down the Mississippi by
boat to a point below Natchez thence over land to Crockett ...
and settled on a small farm 3 miles northwest from Crockett near
Mary Murchison 5 JUN 1834, daughter of Murdock
Murchison and Lucy McIntosh. She was born 13 JAN 1797 in
Cumberland Co., North Carolina, and died 30 OCT 1872 in Houston
Co., Texas. She is buried in Glenwood Cemetery, Crockett,
Houston Co., TX.
Children of Archibald Baker and Mary Murchison are:
Lucy Catherine Baker was born 9 JUN 1836, and died 8
APR 1928 in Crockett, Houston Co., TX. She married
David Lacy Burton abt. 1856. He was
born Jun 1829 Alabama and died 27 Aug 1900 Crockett, Houston
Co., TX. He was the son of John Ingram Burton and Nancy
Children of Lucy Baker and David Burton:
Nannie L. Burton, female, b. 1862 TX, died 8 Oct 1882.
Archibald "Archie" Burton, b. 1868 TX, died 11 Jan 1942 Houston
Mattie A. Burton, female, b. 31 Dec 1869 TX, d. 17 Apr 1964
Memorial Baptist Hospital, S.W.,
Houston, Harris Co., TX, buried Evergreen Memorial Park,
Crockett, Houston Co., TX.
She married John Ellis.
Lacy Burton, II, male, b. 1872 TX
Children of David L. Burton & Nancy Hopkins:
Burton, b. 1855 TX
H. Burton, born Feb. 1855 TX. died 11 Feb 1918 Houston Co., TX.
Samuel Burton, b. 1857 TX.
L. Burton, male, b. 1859 TX.
Lizzie E. Burton, b. 10-16-1861, d. 4-29-1877
Houston Co., TX census; father John J. Burton; 1860 Houston Co.,
TX census; father John I. Burton; 1880 Houston Co., TX
census, mother living with son David L.; 1900 Houston Co., TX
3 ii. Murdock
McIntosh Baker was born 1 APR 1838 in McNairy Co., TN
near the town of Purdy, and died 6 FEB
1906 in Crockett, Houston Co., TX. He married
Nancy Carter Royall 12 FEB 1868.
She was born ABT. 1845, and died 1885 in Houston Co., TX.