Winnie Baird (1892 - 1983)

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Norborne, Carroll County, Missouri

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Monique LaVonne Whiteley Baird

Monique LaVonne Whiteley Baird

Monique LaVonne Whiteley Baird

Monique LaVonne Whiteley Baird

Meryl Mary Stewart (Baird) Duval

Meryl Mary Stewart (Baird) Duval

Ronald & Mary (Baird) Mckinnon

Ronald & Mary (Baird) Mckinnon

Ethel Baird Lewis; Chariton, Iowa

Ethel Baird Lewis; Chariton, Iowa

Stella Baird

Stella Baird

The Mickey Mouse Club 1950's

The Mickey Mouse Club 1950's

M.M. Samm

M.M. Samm

Young Love of Alene & Merritt (Samm)

Young Love of Alene & Merritt (Samm)

William L. & Caroline R. Pitman Bolton

William L. & Caroline R. Pitman Bolton

David William Eccles Baird

David William Eccles Baird

Merritt Marshall (Samm) Baird

Merritt Marshall (Samm) Baird

David William Eccles Baird

David William Eccles Baird

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John Baird Headstone Monique LaVonne Whiteley Baird Monique LaVonne Whiteley Baird Meryl Mary Stewart (Baird) Duval

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1892 - In the year that Winnie Baird was born, on October 5th, the Dalton Gang was shot. The Gang was attempting to rob two banks - simultaneously - in Coffeyville Kansas but word spread of the robberies and townspeople with guns greeted them when they left the banks. Four members of the gang were killed - only Emmett Dalton survived his wounds and spent 14 years in prison.

1942 - She was 50 years old when due to World War II, automobile production in the United States was stopped on February 1st. A tire rationing program had begun the month before. Detroit - the main hub of car manufacturing - was ordered to free up assembly lines for military production. The president of the Automobile Manufacturers Association said “The automotive industry is in this war all the way". Some dealerships had to close and others expanded their repair shops. The used car market boomed (as did a black market in used cars).

1966 - She was 74 years old when on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

1977 - At the age of 85 years old, Winnie was alive when on January 20th, Jimmy Carter became the 39th President of the United States. Running against incumbent Gerald Ford, he won 50.1% of the popular vote to Ford's 48.0%. He was elected to only one term.

1983 - In the year of Winnie Baird's passing, "crack" cocaine was developed in the Bahamas and spread to the United States. Previously, cocaine had been cut with other substances, diluting it. Crack was 80% pure and therefore was more addictive. It was also cheaper, making it more easily available to low income neighborhoods.

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Winnie Baird died in March 1983 at age 91. There is no known cause of death. She was born on January 17, 1892. We have no information about Winnie's surviving family. We know that Winnie Baird had been residing in Norborne, Carroll County, Missouri.

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