Lucy Ann Baird

Brief Life History of Lucy Ann

When Lucy Ann Baird was born on 26 June 1895, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Charles William Baird, was 36 and her mother, Mollie Kate Owen, was 35. She married George Michael Brown on 24 May 1915, in Rutherford, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Civil District 22, Rutherford, Tennessee, United States for about 10 years and District 22, McIntosh, Georgia, United States in 1930. She died on 23 December 1988, at the age of 93, and was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Murfreesboro, Rutherford, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Michael Brown
1893–1953
Lucy Ann Baird
1895–1988
Marriage: 24 May 1915
Peggy Mary Brown
1922–1953

Sources (9)

  • Lucy Brown in household of Charles W Baird, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lucy Anna Baird Brown, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Lucy Baird in entry for Eph Hoover and Peggy Brown, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

1906 · The Atlanta Race Riot

The Atlanta Race Riot of 1906 occurred on the evening of September 22 through September 24. A newspaper reported the rapes of four white women by African American men. Fueled by pre-existing racial tensions, these reports enraged white men who then arranged gangs to attack African American men. Over the next few days, several thousand white men joined in and in the end, 26 people were killed and many were injured.

1920

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

Scottish:

from a common pronunciation of Bard in Scotland.

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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