About John Gibson Baird
Birth: Oct. 20, 1825
Death: Nov. 15, 1895
Son of Robert Baird and Susan Tatum.
Husband of Eunis Malinda Gurley.
Father of Robert Benjamin "R B", Susan Elizabeth, Martha Jane "Marthy", Margaret Sarepta "Rep", Sarah Lutitia, James Franklin "Uncle Frank", John Columbus, Edward Tatum "Tate", William Felix "Wills" and Nathaniel Judson "Nat".
Veteran of the Mexican War and the United States Civil War.
Moved his family to Smith County, Texas around 1860, then to Van Zandt County. Following death of his wife, he and four of his sons raised cattle near Cloudcroft, New Mexico, driving them to the market head near Beaver Oklahoma. His oldest son Robert resided in Fisher County and is buried at Sardis Cemetery.
Martha Jane Baird Pridmore (1854 - 1933)*
Edward Tatum Baird (1869 - 1944)*
William Felix Baird (1872 - 1948)
Created by: Jeffrey Claytor
Record added: Jun 10, 2006
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