On leaving our town his connection with it did not cease, for Dr. Woods' youngest daughter married Rev. A. R. Baker, who was settled over the Second Congregational Society from 1838-1848.
I find no mention of Mrs. Baker in Mrs. SMrs. Baker in Mrs. Sargent's paper, Literary Medford, published in the Register, January, 1912.
She was an able woman and a voluminous author, was born in Andover, Mass., August 19, 1815, and educated at the famous Abbot Female Seminary.
She was married three years prmes.
She wrote Reminiscences of Leonard Woods, edited and wrote in part her father's History of the Andover Seminary.
Mr. Baker wrote a number of works on theological subjects, and while in Medford published A School History of the United States, containing Maps, a Chronological Chart, and an Outline of Topics for a More Extensive Course of Study (843). Mrs. Baker died in Brooklyn, N. Y., April 27, 1893.
A son, born in 1845, is one of the prominent physicians today in Boston—Dr. William H. B