Looking for information on Beard-Baird family of Bedford Co. Va. James P. Beard- Baird family was found in 1880 census of Knox TN. with some of his family members.
Ancestors of James Pleasant Baird
Generation No. 1
1.James Pleasant Baird, born Abt. 1850 in Va..He was the son of 2. James Monroe Baird and 3. Susan.He married (1) Margarette Augusta Anderson.She was the daughter of James T. Anderson and Elizabeth Barker.
Children of James Baird and Margarette Anderson are: i. Maude Hunter Baird, married Blevins. ii. Otto Baird or Ottoway B. iii. James Hubert Baird, born 1880. iv. Margarette Anderson Baird.
Generation No. 2
2.James Monroe Baird, born Abt. 1807 in Buckingham County, Va.; died June 07, 1876 in Bedford, Va..He was the son of 4. Arch Baird and 5. Hannah ?.He married 3. Susan ? . 3.Susan ?.
Notes for James Monroe Baird: Page 118 of Death Records for Bedford County, Central Dist. has James as 69 years old at time of death. Information of death was reported by his son James P. Baird to the county.
More About James Monroe Baird: Cause of Death: paralysis
Children of James Baird and Susan are: 1 i. James Pleasant Baird, born Abt. 1850 in Va.; married Margarette Augusta Anderson. ii. Samuel D. Baird, married Mary Catherine Anderson.
Notes for Mary Catherine Anderson: 1850 Bedford census has Mary living in household of Beverly and Permelia (Canady) Padgett at the age of four years old. Page 137 of Bedford Death Records have that she was 36 years old at time of her death and that he Grandfather reported the death.
More About Mary Catherine Anderson: Cause of Death: Consumption
Generation No. 3
4.Arch Baird.He married 5. Hannah ? . 5.Hannah ? .
Child of Arch Baird and Hannah is: 2 i. James Monroe Baird, born Abt. 1807 in Buckingham County, Va.; died June 07, 1876 in Bedford, Va.; married Susan ? .