Jeremiah P Baird

15 August 1854–19 April 1901 (Age 46)
Monroe, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Jeremiah P

When Jeremiah P Baird was born on 15 August 1854, in Monroe, Mississippi, United States, his father, Leroy Baird, was 39 and his mother, Fannie Cain, was 41. He married Mary E. Ragsdale on 16 March 1873. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Lawrence, Arkansas, United States in 1860 and Spring River Township, Lawrence, Arkansas, United States in 1880. He died on 19 April 1901, in Williford, Sharp, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in Ravenden, Lawrence, Arkansas, United States.

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Jeremiah P Baird
Martha Elizabeth Kellett
Marriage: 2 September 1889
Walter Clay Baird
W Marvin Baird
Edna Baird
Hubert Henderson Baird

Spouse and Children


    Martha Elizabeth Kellett


2 September 1889
Sharp, Arkansas, United States


    Walter Clay Baird


    W Marvin Baird




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World Events (8)


Age 7

Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.

Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 13

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 The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

Scottish: occupational name from Gaelic bàrd ‘bard’, ‘poet’, ‘minstrel’, or of Gaelic Mac an Baird ‘son of the bard’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jeremiah Baird, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Jeremiah Baird in household of Leroy Baird, "United States Census, 1860"
  • J P Baird, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"

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