I have some information on Nicholas James Bayard b. march 26, 1848 in Roswell , GA.
This write up came out of a book called Virginia Military Institute , Cadets at New Market..
Nicholas James Bayard
Born in Roswell, Ga., March 26, 1848
Parents:Nicholas J. Bayard, of New York and moved to Savannah , Ga. in 1830 ,and Elizabeth Barrington Hand, a widow when she married Bayard.
Grandparent (Maternal): Roswell King of Roswell, G.
He matriculated at V. M. I. August 17, 1863, from Rome, Ga. and while a fourth classman he was a cadet private in Co. B. in the battle of New Market.He continued on at the institute until July 4, 1867 when he graduated , standing eighth in his class.
Married:Grace, the daughter of Dr. Robert Battey. of Rome, GA.
Children:Julia Barrington (Holland) Nicholas Ralph Bayard
Later he took a course and was graduated in Civil Engineering at Lafayette College, Easton Penn;he also took a course at the Pharmaceutical college in Philadelphia.Was a druggist in Rome, Ga. but owing to ill health, moved to Florida and engaged in the cultivation of oranges
On Nov. 20, 1883 he died of a congestive chill , in Jacksonville Fla.His wife and children survived him.
stop. this is all the write up says about him in the book
hope this will help some family and others will enjoy.J. Rigney