Peter Baird

25 July 1839–27 January 1922 (Age 82)
Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Peter

When Peter Baird was born on 25 July 1839, in Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, Robert Baird, was 31 and his mother, Agnes Bell, was 25. He married Jessie McGilvary on 26 May 1863, in Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Renfrew, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1851 and Calton, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1861. He died on 27 January 1922, in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peter Baird
1839–1922
Jessie McGilvary
1839–1917
Marriage: 26 May 1863
Mary Mair Baird
1864–1940
Agnes Bell Baird
1865–1944
Jessie Baird
1867–1867
Ellen Baird
1868–1906
Sarah Baird
1870–1932
Peter McGilvary Baird
1872–1948
John Baird
1874–1874
Robert Baird
1874–1891
Thomas Baird
1876–1876
Gennie Baird
1877–1899
William Baird
1879–1879
Thomas Buchanan Baird
1880–1880
Alexander Baird
1882–1882

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 May 1863Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children

    (13)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (14)

    +9 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1843
    Age 4
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1851 · Brigham City is Settled
    Age 12
    In 1851, Brigham City is settled and named after Brigham Young.
    1863
    Age 24
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Beaird
    Bard

    Story Highlight

    Biography of Alexander Baird

    “Biography of Alexander Baird,” by Sherrie Ann Olsen Rubink; summarized from the book, “George A and Agnes Belle Baird Olsen, their Legacy of Testimony” https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/22836 …

    Sources (36)

    • Peter Baird, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Peter Baird, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"
    • Peter Baird, "United States Census, 1870"

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