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 Mary Essig <I>Guss</I> Baird

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Mary Essig Guss Baird

  • Birth 23 Aug 1849 Barry, Pike County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 14 Mar 1927 Barry, Pike County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Barry, Pike County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 92693850

MARY E. (GUSS) BAIRD , well known Barry woman, died at her home in the eastern part of the city at 4:45 o'clock Monday evening after an illness covering a period of many months. Mrs. Baird had been practically an invalid for years and her daughter, Miss Fannie, who has always had to resort to the aid of crutches to walk, recently suffered from embolism and one of her arms were amputated. She was then compelled to give up the care of her mother, to whom she was greatly devoted. Mary E. Baird was formerly Mary E. Guss and her husband, Charles Baird, died about twelve years ago. Mrs. Baird was past 77 years of age and she was born and raised in the vicinity of Barry. She is survived by her only daughter, Miss Fannie and several distant relatives. Funeral services will be conducted from the M. E. church Thursday charge of Rev. T. Elmer Jones, of Barry Baptist church, who will be assisted by Rev. C. W. Hamand, pastor of the M. E. church and Rev. Chester A. Jacobs of the Christian church. Interment will be made in Park Lawn cemetery.
Contributed by Virginia Gorton Bonne - [Barry Adage, Wed. 16 Mar 1927] [This is Mary Essig Guss, born 23 Aug 1849.]

Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947 about Mary E Baird
Name: Mary E Baird
[Mary E Guss]
Birth Date: 23 Aug 1848
Birth Place: Barry, Illinois
Death Date: 14 Mar 1927
Death Place: Barry, Pike, Illinois
Burial Date: 17 Mar 1927
Death Age: 77
Occupation: House Keeper
Race: White
Marital Status: W
Gender: Female
Father Name: Wm Guss
Father Birth Place: Wilton, Penn
Mother Name: Elisa Wike
Mother Birth Place: Wilton, Penn
FHL Film Number: 1613730

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  • Maintained by: Deborah Jane Kline
  • Originally Created by: Glenda
  • Added: 27 Jun 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 92693850
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Essig Guss Baird (23 Aug 1849–14 Mar 1927), Find A Grave Memorial no. 92693850, citing Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, Pike County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Deborah Jane Kline (contributor 47203244) .