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BAIRD Solon Lee

BAIRD Solon Lee

Male 1884 - 1958  (74 years)

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  • Name BAIRD Solon Lee  [1, 2
    Born 20 May 1884  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Dec 1958  Hopewell, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Surry County, VA (Westbrook Family Cemetary) Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Notes 
    • SOLON WAS A GRANDSON ON REBECCA ANN BOOTH.ATTENDED WILLIAM&MARY.
      SOLON AND HIS BROTHER-INLAW, "BILL" WESTBROOK WERE PARTNERS IN
      A GROCERY STORE LOCATED ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF MAIN STREET, WAVERLY,
      WHERE THE POST OFFICE NOW (1995) STANDS. BILL DIED IN 1934 AND SOLON'S
      WIFE DAISY DIED IN 1938. IN THE EARLY 1940'S SOLON SOLD OUT THE BUSINESS
      AND WENT TO HOPEWELL WHERE HE LIVED IN A BOARDING HOUSE
      WORKED AS A NIGHTWATCHMAN AT ONE OF THE CHEMICAL PLANTS.
    Person ID I2925  Booth Family
    Last Modified 22 Aug 2013 

    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 WESTBROOK Lola Idene "Daisy",   b. 7 Dec 1883, Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1938, Waverly, Sussex County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 6 May 1909  Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. BAIRD Annie Eileen Baird,   b. 1911,   d. 1988  (Age 77 years)
     2. BAIRD Mary May,   b. 5 Mar 1914, Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1997, Emporia, VA (Greensville Memorial Hospital) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     3. BAIRD Mabel Leigh,   b. 5 Mar 1914, Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 2000, Petersburg, VA (Southside Regional Hosp) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     4. BAIRD James Cecil,   b. 4 Sep 1916, Dendron, Surry, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1983, Leesburg, Lake, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     5. BAIRD Infant Son
    Last Modified 11 Jan 2008 
    Family ID F1044  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Dec 1958 - Hopewell, VA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Surry County, VA (Westbrook Family Cemetary) Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    Westbrook: Lola Idene (Daisy)
    Westbrook: Lola Idene (Daisy)
    Baird: Solon Lee
    Baird: Solon Lee

  • Sources 
    1. [S16] Doris Jean Goodrich Johnson (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).