James Baird

15 July 1860–11 April 1933 (Age 72)
Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of James

When James Baird was born on 15 July 1860, in Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, Robert Baird II, was 29 and his mother, Jane Cumming, was 27. He lived in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States in 1870 and Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States in 1900. He died on 11 April 1933, in Cowley, Big Horn, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Cowley, Big Horn, Wyoming, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Baird II
1831–1886
Jane Cumming
1833–1896
Robert Baird III
1854–1929
Daniel Baird
1856–1949
William Baird
1858–1859
John Baird
1858–1860
James Baird
1860–1933
Jane Baird
1862–1897
William Gee Baird
1865–1944
Agnes Robertson Baird
1867–1930
Henry Baird
1869–1937
Janette Baird
1871–1874
David Baird
1873–1935
John Alexander Baird
1875–1962
Elizabeth Baird
1877–1939

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World Events (8)

1862 · US Naval Academy
Age 2
The US Naval Academy was moved to Newport, Rhode Island from its original in Annapolis, Maryland on May 9, 1862.
1863
Age 3
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 21
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

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

Sources (14)

  • James Baird in household of Robert Baird, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James Baird in household of Robert Baird, "United States Census, 1880"
  • James in entry for Mary Edith Baird, "Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1600-1914"

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