Maria L. Carr, a lifelong resident of the town of Stockbridge who resides in the same house she was born in, has completed her book, “Marking Stockbridge’s Past”: a fascinating and eye-opening overview of the incredible history surrounding Stockbridge, Massachusetts, and the historical monuments that can be found around the community.
After retirement, author Maria L. Carr enjoys spending time in her gardens, doing volunteer work, and research. She has worked as a volunteer at the Stockbridge Library, Museum & Archives doing numerous projects, including writing and editing their bi-monthly newsletter, “Now & Then,” for eleven years. She also enjoys doing genealogy research and has served as the Historian for the Baker Family Association since 2003, where she has compiled an extensive genealogy of the Baker family. She is a past member of the Daughters of the American Revolution and the Colonial Dames and a current member of the Magna Carta Association and Mayflower Association.