John Lloyd Bayless

1857–1945 (Age 88)
Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee, United States

The Life of John Lloyd

When John Lloyd Bayless was born on 31 January 1857, in Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee, United States, his father, James Madison Bayless, was 33 and his mother, Mary Ross Moore, was 23. He married Sarah Elizabeth Thomas on 19 December 1880, in Cornelia, Johnson, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Flynn Township, Garfield, Oklahoma, United States in 1900 and Rawdon Township, Ellis, Oklahoma, United States in 1910. He died on 10 July 1945, in Shattuck, Ellis, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Shattuck, Ellis, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Lloyd Bayless
Sarah Elizabeth Thomas
Marriage: 19 December 1880
Myrtle Agnes Marr Baylee
John William Bayless
Mary Gertrude Bayless
Samuel Franklin Bayless
Etta Luellen Bayless
Loyd Anderson Bayless

Spouse & Children

19 December 1880
Cornelia, Johnson, Missouri, United States


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Parents & Siblings

  • James Madison Bayless


  • Mary Ross Moore




+3 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 3

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 24

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

English: variant spelling of Bayliss .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • John Bayles in household of James Bayles, "United States Census, 1870"
  • J L Bayless, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John L Bayless, "United States Census, 1910"

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