John Bair

26 November 1810–11 October 1884 (Age 73)
Somerset Township, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of John

When John Bair was born on 26 November 1810, in Somerset Township, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Adam Bair, was 25 and his mother, Catherine Bowermaster, was 25. He married Lydia Regester on 20 August 1829, in Lisbon, Columbiana, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Davis, Utah, United States in 1849 and Cache, Utah, United States in 1860. He died on 11 October 1884, in Richmond, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Richmond City Cemetery, Richmond, Cache, Utah, United States.

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John Bair
Lucinda Amanda Owen
Marriage: 19 October 1843
Lillian Elizabeth Catherine Bair
Martin Bair
Marian M Bair
Rachael Bair
Belinda Jane Bair
Lucinda Amanda Bair
Delos Evermont Bair
Emma Lorena Bair
Lavena Emon Bair
Delores Bair
Frances Mariam Bair

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 October 1843Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    Age 17
    Historical Boundaries: 1827: Hancock, Illinois, United States
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 20
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    Name Meaning

    Altered form of German Baer .

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

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    History of John Bair

    CREDITS: Some of the listed sources do not have names of who did the research but most are found in family histories. “References listed in the Church Historian’s Office for John Bair” No Name g …

    Sources (60)

    • John Bair, "United States Census, 1870"
    • John Bair, & Lydia Register "Ohio, County Marriages, 1829
    • John Bair in entry for Emma Laurina Winn, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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