October 5, 1855, Haw Ridge, Coffee County, Alabama.

November 3, 1924, Arlington, Texas.

Originally in Cisco, Texas; reinterred in 1944 in Greenleaf Cemetery, Brownwood, Texas.


Baten pastored at the First Baptist Church, Navasota, Texas, and the Broadway Baptist Church, Fort Worth, Texas. For a while he was also Acting President of Howard Payne University. He married twice, to Martha Ellen Mattie Dennis, and Leta Belle Ely.

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