Oliver Bair

7 May 1861–10 April 1919 (Age 57)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Oliver

When Oliver Bair was born on 7 May 1861, in Illinois, United States, his father, Daniel Bair, was 42 and his mother, Amanda Charlotte Epperson, was 23. He married Mary Estelle Conn about 1888, in Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Alexis, Warren, Illinois, United States in 1900. He died on 10 April 1919, in Eureka, Greenwood, Kansas, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Eureka, Greenwood, Kansas, United States.

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Oliver Bair
Mary Estelle Conn
Marriage: about 1888
Jesse W. Bair
Tammie May Bair
Minnie Bair
Clara Belle Bair

Spouse and Children

about 1888
Iowa, United States


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+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1862 · Kansas Agricultural Society

Age 1

"The Kansas Agricultural Society was formed on March 5, 1862. The society encouraged farmers to grow winter wheat which created the nickname """"bread basket of the world."

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1877 · The First Workers Strike

Age 16

The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Baer .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Oliver Bair, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Oliver F Bair, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Oliver Bair - Memory of Someone: Memory of a relative: birth: 7 May 1861; Illinois, United States

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