Southern Roots

Family history research in the Southern States.

Rianza and Dickson Baker Tombstone

Rianza and Dickson Baker Tombstone

Rianza and Dickson Baker Tombstone

Richard Dixon Baker was born 25 May 1844 in Maury County, Tennessee. He was the son of Robert and Mary (Humphrey) Baker. He married Rienzy Sanders (b. 1861), the daughter of Greenberry and Martha J. (Grimes) Sanders, on 30 Jan 1877 in Maury County, Tennessee. They were the parents of seven children: Nelly Green (1878 – 1959), Maude J. (b. 1880), Eva Baker (b. 1882), Matty Thomas (1884 – 1961), John William (1887 – 1976), Curtis C. (1889 – 1939), and Mary Emma (b. 1892). Rienza died in 1910 and Richard died 12 Aug 1931 in Maury County, Tennessee.

May 29, 2009 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , | 2 Comments

Oliver W. Mullins Tombstone

Oliver W. Mullins tombstone in Santa Fe Cemetery

Oliver W. Mullins tombstone in Santa Fe Cemetery


Oliver W. Mullins was the son of Benjamin C. and Lecy (Dodson) Mullins of Maury County, Tennessee. We can see from his tombstone that he served in WWII.

May 26, 2009 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Ben C. and Lecy D. Mullins Tombstone

Ben and Lecy Mullins are buried in Santa Fe Cemetery in Maury County, Tennessee. Benjamin is the son of Robert G. Mullins.

May 16, 2009 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , | Leave a comment