Ledger Records of the G. Baker
General Merchandise and Family Medicines
Ft . McKavett, Texas
Submitted by Max Hardesty
In the listing of the Ft. McKavett
Cemetery. there is a 3 year old girl, Lema Burrows, Aug 03 1904,Feb 12, 1907,
D/o W. W. and Mary. The W. W. and Mary are my grandparents, and Lema
is my aunt. I only recently found out where she is buried. Mary Baker
Burrows was the daughter of G. Baker, a General Store owner in Ft.
McKavett. W.W.and Mary Baker Burrows were married in Menard County in
I have two large Ledger books of the G. Baker store with many names and purchases. I would like for these Ledgers and some pictures to go to the Historical Museum to be part of the history of Ft. McKavett. Thanks to Max Hardesty for sharing the information with us.
J. R. Riley Account-- Sept 20 1906
Geo Daggs ---1910
Menard Co & State Tax 1916
O. G. Stroud---Aug 14 1917
A. H. Murchison---Dec 10 1917
Schleicher Co. Independent School District Tax--1922
Here are some of the names that were listed in the book. It is my understanding the ledger is on view at the Ft . McKavett Museum at Ft . McKavett, Texas
Murrs, Martin, Mears, Morales, Mata, Morgelin, Moralos, Morgkin, Means, Moralis, McGathling, Marshell, Mobley, Maricos, Mayfield, Morrie, Moratis, Miller, Margelias, McKnight, Montogomery, Murr these are just guidelines.
Moralis, Muss, Martin, Mercer, Mayes, Moralis, Magenlier, Mata, Manley, Maddos, and Marks.
Nixon, Nelson, Nix Mixon, Nigh, Neul
There are many that I can't read, please send me any corrections or additions gloria