|Birth: ||Mar., 1887|
Bessie Day was the daughter of John and Susan (Halstead) Day.
Not a lot is know about her life with the limited documents currently available. Bessie does appear in 2 census records. First the 1900 Federal Census in Lake County, TN. and then the 1910 Federal Census in Dunklin County, MO.
Bessie Day's date and location of death is unknown. Below are her 2 census records transcribed. In the 1900 census, Bessie was living with her mother Susie and her older sister Lilly. It's stated that their mother is widowed. By 1910, Bessie and her mother were living in the house of the now married Lilly (Day) Davis and her family.
1900: Civil District 3, Lake, TN.
Day, S. C. (head) born:Jun. 1851. widowed
Day, Lilly (daughter) born: Apr. 1884. single
Day, Bessie (daughter) born: Mar. 1887. single
1910: Campbell Ward 1, Dunklin, MO.
Davis, Charlie L. (head) born: 1882
Davis, Lillie L. (wife) born: 1883
Davis, Pansy M. (daughter) born: 1907
Davis, Joseph J. (son) born: 1909
Day, Susa C. (mother in-law) born: 1853
Day, Bessie (daughter) born: 1887
Susan C Halstead Day (1852 - 1919)
Created by: Cardinals Fan
Record added: Feb 26, 2013
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