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John Mellinger Baylor

John Mellinger Baylor

Male 1873 - 1958  (85 years)

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  • Name John Mellinger Baylor  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born 8 Apr 1873  Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 5
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Agriculture - Farmer 
    Occupation Government - Police officer 
    Died 5 Dec 1958  Nobles Cnty, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried Worthington Cem, Worthington, Nobles Cnty, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Person ID I4345  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 2 Oct 2016 

    Family Mary E. McCuen,   b. 30 Apr 1877, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1954  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 22 Aug 1900  [1, 4, 6
    Children 
    +1. Chester Thomas Baylor,   b. 13 Jul 1901, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1970, Manhattan Beach, Los Angeles Cnty, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     2. Rachel Baylor,   b. 31 Aug 1903, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1999, Worthinton, Nobles Cnty, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
    +3. Lavina Elizabeth Baylor,   b. 27 Feb 1909, Loda, Iroquois Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1998, Nobles Cnty, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     4. Helen L. Baylor,   b. 28 Mar 1913, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 2007, Worthington, Nobles Cnty, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
    +5. Doris Jerene Baylor,   b. 4 Mar 1916, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 2004, Garden Grove, Orange Cnty, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    Last Modified 20 May 2017 
    Family ID F1572  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1920 census records John M. Baylor, 46, living with his wife Mary E, 42, both born in Illinois, and three Illinois-born children: Chester T, 18; Rachel F. J., 16; "Lovina" E, 10; and two Minnesota-born children, Helen L, 6; and Doris J, 3 & 8 months. John was a farmer. 1920 U.S. Census, Elk Twsp, Nobles Cnty, MN (T 625, Roll 845, stamped p. 154).
    • In 1930 the census shows John M. Baylor, 56, living with his wife Mary E, 52, and children: Chester T., 29; Lavina E, 21; Helen L, 17; and Doris J., 14. John was unemployed; Chester was the manager of an "oil filling station," and Lavina was a public school teacher. 1930 U.S. Census, Worthington, Nobles Cnty, MN (T 626, Roll 1109, stamped p. 71).
    • The 1940 census lists John Baylor, 66, a police officer, living with his wife Mary, 63, and two daughters: Rachel, 37; and Lavina, 31. 1940 U.S. Census, Worthington, Nobles Cnty, MN (T 627, Roll 1942, ED 53-31A, stamped p. 243 B).

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] Hastings|, D. Gale Hastings, "Family History Chart", (D. Gale Hastings : 12 Nov 1995).

    2. [S378] WW I Draft Cards, U.S. Selective Service System, "World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918", (U.S. Selective Service System, The National Archives, Washington, D.C.; Online database: http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482).

    3. [S1023] MN Census 1920, Nobles|, Nobles County, MN, 1920 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T625, Roll 845, p. 154).

    4. [S1056] Hastings-McCuen|, Florence M. McCuen Strohm, The History of the Hastings-McCuen Family (1772-1995), (Florence M. Strohm (1995)[unpublished, unpaginated booklet, based on personal knowledge; 20 pages]).

    5. [S103] FindaGrave, (www.FindAGrave.com), 66445490.

    6. [S103] FindaGrave, (www.FindAGrave.com), 66445511.