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BAIRD Marion Simms, Sr.

BAIRD Marion Simms, Sr.

Male 1895 - 1973  (77 years)

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  • Name BAIRD Marion Simms  [1
    Suffix Sr. 
    Born 23 Aug 1895  Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 Jul 1973  [1, 2
    Buried Claremont, VA (St. Anne's Cemetary) Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Rumor: Marion Baird had a scar on his head that was a result of a gunshot wound inflicted by Kelly Bishop over moonshine. Bernice Baird story as told to a neighbor. Marion Baird drove a school bus. Didn't work anywhere else except the school bus and moonshine. Kelly Bishop was a revenueer and shot him at a still. He was the father of Marion Simms Baird. James Walter Baird, MD, was the father of Marion Baird.

      The Baird cemetary on Rt. 612 is called Grape Hill.

      Marion Baird was also a church going man.

      Son:
      Name: BAIRD, JAMES WESLEY Sex: [Male] Date of Birth: 25 Feb 1918 Place of Birth: SURRY County, VA Mother: Nannie Baugh Father: Marion Sims Baird Sr., deceased Notes: A lifelong resident of Surry County, he died at his home age 82. Source: Obituary: October 24, 2000, Virginian-Pilot, The (Norfolk, VA) Posted by: Sharon Pulsipher
    Person ID I2832  Booth Family
    Last Modified 17 May 2015 

    Father Dr. BAIRD James Walter, MD,   b. 31 Aug 1850,   d. 30 Nov 1915, Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother HASTY Mary Susan,   c. 12 Sep 1856,   d. 26 Sep 1924  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Married 31 Aug 1875  Portsmouth, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Family ID F176  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family BAUGH Nannie Proctor,   b. 5 Jun 1895, Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1989  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 11 Mar 1914  [6, 7
    • Poss married at Carsley Church as she was a member
    Children 
     1. BAIRD Mary Florence,   b. 2 Mar 1915, Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1979  (Age 64 years)
     2. BAIRD Marion Simms, Jr.,   b. 25 Feb 1918,   d. 27 Sep 2009, Newport News, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     3. BAIRD James Wesley,   b. 25 Feb 1918, Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 2000, Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     4. BAIRD Dorothy Baugh,   b. 8 Jul 1922, Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1924  (Age 1 years)
     5. BAIRD Horace Hasty,   b. 17 Jan 1927
    Last Modified 17 Apr 2009 
    Family ID F1006  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Claremont, VA (St. Anne's Cemetary) Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Headstones
    Baird: Marion Simms Baird, Sr.
    Baird: Marion Simms Baird, Sr.
    Headstone

  • Sources 
    1. [S193] Tombstone (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S343] Tombstone (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S46] Lonnie Baird records show marriage on 7 Dec 1849.

    4. [S10] Baird Family Bible.

    5. [S193] Tombstone, Wife's name on tombstone (Reliability: 4).

    6. [S999] Lewis Delony Baugh and His Descendants, John Cryer Baugh IV (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S1039] Lewis Delony Baugh and his Descendants.