Mattie Harding Lemoyne Cort

9 January 1866–5 September 1945 (Age 79)
Washington, Washington, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Mattie Harding Lemoyne

When Mattie Harding Lemoyne Cort was born on 9 January 1866, in Washington, Washington, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Samual Farl Cort, was 26 and her mother, Mary Elicia Adams, was 26. She married Frank Wendell Baker on 1 March 1887, in Denver, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States for about 30 years. She died on 5 September 1945, at the age of 79, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Frank Wendell Baker
Mattie Harding Lemoyne Cort
Marriage: 1 March 1887
Dr. William James Baker

Spouse and Children

1 March 1887
Denver, Colorado, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Samual Farl Cort


    Mary Elicia Adams




World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 11

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 24

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 Catalan: from cort ‘court’ (Latin cohors, genitive cohortis, ‘yard’, ‘enclosure’), an occupational name for someone who worked in a manorial court or a topographic name for someone who lived in or by one.2 Variant spelling of German and Jewish Kort .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Mattie H Baker in household of Frank W Baker, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mattie H Baker in household of Frank W Baker, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mattie Baker in household of Frank Baker, "United States Census, 1900"

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