When John Wight Baird was born on 26 December 1803, in Gladsmuir, Haddingtonshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, James Baird, was 30 and his mother, Eufihan Renton, was 33. He married Catharine Smith on 12 November 1825, in Inveresk, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Tranent, Haddingtonshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1841. He died on 10 February 1891, in South Leith, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 87.
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’.
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