Mildred Josephine Bays

11 March 1874–28 April 1935 (Age 61)
Bloomfield, Richland Township, Greene, Indiana, United States

The Life of Mildred Josephine

Mildred Josephine Bays was born on 11 March 1874, in Bloomfield, Richland Township, Greene, Indiana, United States as the daughter of John Bays and Elizabeth Ann Talbert. She married Clark McDaniel on 22 March 1891, in Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 28 April 1935, in Robinson, Crawford, Illinois, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in New Robinson Cemetery, Robinson Township, Crawford, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Clark McDaniel
Mildred Josephine Bays
Marriage: 22 March 1891
George Washington McDaniel

Spouse and Children

22 March 1891
Illinois, United States


    George Washington McDaniel


Parents and Siblings

    John Bays


    Elizabeth Ann Talbert




    George Bays


    Mildred Josephine Bays


    Lucy Ann Bays


    Angie Nora Bays


World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1877 · The First Workers Strike

Age 3

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.
1892 · The Chicago Canal

Age 18

The Chicago River Canal was built as a sewage treatment scheme to help the city's drinking water not to get contaminated. While the Canal was being constructed the Chicago River's flow was reversed so it could be treated before draining back out into Lake Michigan.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Bay .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Josiphene Mcdaniel in household of James C Mcdaniel, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jane Bays, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
  • Josie Bays, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1934"

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