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Rufus A. Baird
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Birth: Jul. 19, 1856
Chickasaw County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Oct. 3, 1927
Guin
Marion County
Alabama, USA

Rufus A. Baird was the son of James M. Baird and Virginia Ann Hill. He was born in Chickasaw Co, MS and moved to Marion County in the early 1870's. He served as Sheriff of Marion County and also had a store with his brother, Stephen J. Baird. Stephen J. Baird married Emily B. Clark, Sallie C. Clark's sister. They were faithful members of the First Baptist Church in Guin, Alabama and part of the Masonic Lodge.

(Information from The Heritage of Marion County, Alabama)
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Children of Rufus A. and Sallie C. Baird:
1. Roy B. Baird 1879
2. Emma Boise Baird Knight 1880
3. Margie C. Baird Morris 1882
4. Lemuel George Baird 1883
5. Robert Rufus Baird 1885
6. J. Henry Baird 1887
7. Beulah Lee Baird Springer 1891
8. Clemmie Virginia Baird 1893
9. Etley Baird (twin)
10.Atley Baird (twin)

Sallie C. listed as having 12 children with 7 living on the 1900 Census. J. Henry, Etley, and Atley passed away before the 1900 Census. Emma Boise Baird was listed on the 1900 Census as married to J.W. Knight. Unsure about the names of the other two children.
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Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Sallie C. Clark Baird (1857 - 1943)*
 
 Children:
  Roy Buckhannon Baird (1879 - 1959)*
  Emma Boise Baird Knight (1880 - 1975)*
  Margie C. Morris (1882 - 1923)*
  Lemuel George Baird (1884 - 1973)*
  J. Henry Baird (1887 - 1896)*
  Clemmie Virginia Knight (1893 - 1932)*
  Atley Baird (1896 - 1896)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
RUFFUS A. BAIRD
19 JULY 1856 - 3 OCT 1927
SALLIE C.
HIS WIFE
23 DEC 1857 - DEC 9, 1943
THEY DIED AS THEY LIVED CHRISTIANS
 
Burial:
Guin City Cemetery
Guin
Marion County
Alabama, USA
Plot: Row 11
 
Maintained by: Tina Simmons Cantrell
Originally Created by: aufan_84
Record added: Dec 23, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45739560
Rufus A. Baird
Added by: Tina Simmons Cantrell
 
Rufus A. Baird
Added by: Tina Simmons Cantrell
 
Rufus A. Baird
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- Tina Simmons Cantrell
 Added: Mar. 21, 2015
 
 
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