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Maj John Baird
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Birth: May 15, 1755
Millstone
Somerset County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Mar. 19, 1834
Somerset County
New Jersey, USA

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s/o William Baird [Sr.] / Allice [Elsa] Van Cleef
Brother Maj William Baird [Jr]

Revolutionary War Veteran

"Captain John Baird stated that on the day of the Battle of Monmouth, he was sent home to see his Mother who was "sick and dying" - The Battle of Monmouth fought 28 Jun 1778
Pension File #W7227 - Will Dated 31 Dec 1833
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*Major John Baird [Captain in the Second Battalion, Somerset Co. Militia in the Revolution -Major Of Militia later] who is often referred to as a brave officer, and long after the war the leading citizen of Griggstown. He was granted a pension 24 Aug 1833

m 14 Mar 1779 Harlingen, Somerset Co., NJ
Catherine DuBois

They had 10 children - Elisie Dubois, Abraham, William, Jane, Magdaline, Margaret, Nicholas Dubois, John, Isaac, Benjamin 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Catherine DuBois Baird (1760 - 1837)
 
 Children:
  Abraham Dubois Baird (1781 - 1842)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
In
Memory of
Major John Baird
who
departed this life
March 19, 1834
aged 78 years 9 months
& 28 days.
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He was a Patriot of the
American Revolution
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Burial:
Mill Lane Cemetery
Hillsborough
Somerset County
New Jersey, USA
 
Created by: BluMoKitty
Record added: Apr 25, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 109496389
Maj John Baird
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Maj John Baird
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