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Daniel Cumming Baird
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Birth: Aug. 16, 1887
Charleston
Wasatch County
Utah, USA
Death: Jan. 13, 1969
Thermopolis
Hot Springs County
Wyoming, USA

Daniel Cumming Baird was born August 16, 1887, in Charleston, Utah, to Robert and Sarah Baird. He was their sixth child, but first to survive to adulthood.

When Daniel was about six years old, his family moved from their farm in the Heber Valley south of Heber City, Utah, to Provo. Daniel received his first three years of Schooling in the Brigham Young Academy at Provo, while his father was attending school there. The family moved back to Heber Valley when Daniel was nine.

From 1897 to 1899, a heavy responsibility fell on Daniel, as he milked and cared for the family's cows, selling milk to a nearby creamery to support the family, and his father, who had been called to serve a mission in the southern states.

When Daniel was 13, the family was called to help establish a colony in northern Wyoming. The family left for Cowley on April 5, 1900, and arrived May 25.

Daniel was a graduate of the Big Horn Academy Class of 1913. He married Ona Lucinda Nebel April 1, 1915, in the Salt Lake Temple. Daniel and Ona had eight children, Ona Toynette, Floyd Eugene, Reva, Marguerite, Melvin, Robert Nebel, Laura May, and Wilma.

Daniel loved reading good books, and bought almost every new church book that came out. Daniel died June 13, 1969, at the age of 81. He is buried in the Cowley Cemetery.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Baird (1854 - 1929)
  Sarah Alice Nelson Baird (1859 - 1928)
 
 Spouse:
  Ona Lucinda Nebel Baird (1896 - 1988)
 
 Children:
  Ona Toynette Baird Tippetts (1916 - 1996)*
  Floyd Eugene Baird (1918 - 1984)*
  Reva Baird Bennion (1920 - 2004)*
  Marguerite Baird Henderson (1922 - 2001)*
  Melvin Nebel Baird (1924 - 1997)*
  Robert Nebel Baird (1927 - 2016)*
  Laura Mae Baird Dickson (1929 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Baird (1880 - 1883)*
  Sarah Ann Baird (1882 - 1882)*
  Henry James Baird (1883 - 1883)*
  Elizabeth Baird (1885 - 1885)*
  Jane Baird (1886 - 1886)*
  Daniel Cumming Baird (1887 - 1969)
  Robert Baird (1889 - 1889)*
  Sarah Jane Baird Welch (1891 - 1965)*
  Everett Baird (1893 - 1980)*
  Ruby Baird Martin (1895 - 1985)*
  William Wallace Baird (1898 - 1984)*
  Flora Baird Beckstrom (1902 - 1995)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cowley Cemetery
Cowley
Big Horn County
Wyoming, USA
 
Created by: Gilbert Fisher
Record added: Sep 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41891184
Daniel Cumming Baird
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