Look Who's Talking about Texas History

Davick Services recommends the Facebook Group "West Texas History & Memories" for history, famous people, old photos, stories, unclaimed estates and genealogy of the Western Half of Texas . . . Check it out and join the conversation

Amazing People from Midland County Texas


Kathy Baker

Baker was born in Midland, Texas June 8, 1950 to geologist and educator, John Seawand Baker and his French-born wife, Helene. Raised as a Quaker, Kathy is an award wining film and television actress. Baker made her screen debut in the 1983 film The Right Stuff where she was awarded Best Supporting Actress by the National Society of Film Critics. She has appeared in over 50 films, including Street Smart, Jacknife, Edward Scissorhands, The Cider House Rules, Cold Mountain and The Age of Adaline. Recent films include The Ballad of Lefty Brown, The Art of Racing in the Rain and Love Is Love Is Love.


Baker's career in Television includes leading roles in Picket Fences, Touched by an Angel, Boston Public and Door to Door. She appears in the Netflix series The Ranch with Ashton Kutcher and Elisha Cuthbert.


West Texas History & Memories

Early Life in Texas County by County

Books about Texas People and Places

Amazing People from Texas County by County

Texas History in the 19th Century (Amazon)

Texas History by Category and Event

Famous Actors from West TexasFamous Celebrities from West Texas
Famous People from Midland County TexasMore Famous People from Midland Tx
Books about Midland County People and Places

Books about Midland County TexasBooks about Midland, Chub, Cotton Flat, Greenwood, Spraberry, Dameron City and Germania Texas

Midland County Estates with Unclaimed Inheritance

Midland County County Unclaimed Estates

These Deceased Residents of Midland County Left a total $1,037,451 in Unclaimed Money for their heirs. Please share this with your family and friends from Midland Texas to let them know how to claim their inheritance from the Texas Comptroller's Office. . . .  See the full list


What's your Favorite Book about a Texas County, Town, Person or Place? Here's our best reads list County by County


Mysterious TexasTrue Stories of Amazing People and Places in Texcas
 Loneliest, Least Populated Counties in Texas
Texas Cowboy HistoryBooks about Texas People County by County