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Bailey Payton GIFFORD

Male 1843 - 1918  (75 years)


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  • Name Bailey Payton GIFFORD 
    Born 1843  Peyton's Creek, Smith, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  , Wayne, MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1860  , Cape Girardeau, MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Military 12 Aug 1862  [2
    8th Reg. Mo Vol Cav CSA Co C 
    Census 1870  , Wayne, MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1880  , Wayne, MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1900  , Madison, MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1910  , Wayne, MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Military Pension 18 Nov 1913  Coldwater, Wayne, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    CSA application # 729; certificate #414 
    Died 13 Oct 1918  Coldwater, Wayne, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Obituary 24 Oct 1918  Greenville, Wayne, MO Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Greenville Sun, p1 c4 
    Buried , Wayne, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Paullus Cem
    Person ID I1835  Gifford / Sollars Genealogy
    Last Modified 7 Jul 2017 

    Father John W GIFFORD,   b. 1816, ,, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Elizabeth C LINVILLE,   b. 1816, ,, TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F268  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Francis Elizabeth BARKER,   b. 09 Apr 1849, , Madison, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Mar 1927, Greenville, Wayne, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 1873  ,, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. James Thomas GIFFORD,   b. 25 Apr 1874, , Wayne, MO Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Feb 1941, Coldwater, Wayne, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)  []
    +2. Payton Tiller GIFFORD,   b. 06 Jan 1877, Coldwater, Wayne, MO Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1955, Poplar Bluff, Butler, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  []
     3. William Samson GIFFORD,   b. 12 May 1882, Coldwater, Wayne, MO Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Feb 1952, Coldwater, Wayne, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  []
     4. Charles Alex E GIFFORD,   b. 26 Feb 1886, Lodi, Wayne, MO Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1980, Fredericktown, Madison, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2015 
    Family ID F265  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Gifford, Bailey P and Frances Elizabeth; date unknown
    Gifford, Bailey P and Frances Elizabeth; date unknown
    This photo in possession of Carolyn Timmons Knuckey. On a copy given to Jamie Burnett by Priscilla Blackburn, she identified them as "Granpa and Grandam Gifford."

    Documents
    Death Notices - Coldwater News
    Death Notices - Coldwater News
    Greenville Sun, Greenville, MO; 24 Oct 1918, page 1 column 4
    Obituary - Charles Gifford Rites May 28
    Obituary - Charles Gifford Rites May 28
    Fredricktown Democrat News, Fredricktown, MO; 05 Jun 1980, page 9
    Obituary - 'Aunt' Fannie Gifford
    Obituary - "Aunt" Fannie Gifford
    Greenville Sun, Greenville, MO; 03 Mar 1927, page 1 column 4
    Obituary - Wm. Gifford Rites Held Sunday at Coldwater Church
    Obituary - Wm. Gifford Rites Held Sunday at Coldwater Church
    Greenville Sun, Greenville, MO; 07 Feb 1952, page 1 column 1
    Letter from Marie Timmons to Jamie Burnett; 21 Jan 1988
    Letter from Marie Timmons to Jamie Burnett; 21 Jan 1988
    Letter from Priscilla Blackburn to Jamie Burnett; 13 May 1990
    Letter from Priscilla Blackburn to Jamie Burnett; 13 May 1990
    Death Certificate - James Thomas Gifford, 1941
    Death Certificate - James Thomas Gifford, 1941
    Death Certificate - Paton Tiller Gifford, 1955
    Death Certificate - Paton Tiller Gifford, 1955
    Death Certificate - William Samson Gifford, 1952
    Death Certificate - William Samson Gifford, 1952
    Death Certificate - Charles E Gifford, 1980
    Death Certificate - Charles E Gifford, 1980

  • Notes 
    • 1850 Wayne Co MO
      Gifford, John W 34 TN
      Elizabeth C 34 TN
      George C 12 TN
      Bailey 9 TN
      John RF 6 TN
      James A 2 TN

      1860 Cape Girardeau Co MO - Randol Twp page 316 taken July 30
      Gifford, Elizabeth 42 TN
      George C 22 TN farmer
      Baley P 19 TN laborer
      John R 18 TN laborer
      Jas A 13 TN laborer
      Amos Brevard 90 VA black

      1870 Wayne Co MO - Cedar Creek
      page 180 sheet 4 line 29 house 27/27
      taken 11 Jun by W H Weaver
      Gifford, Elizabeth 52 TN farming $1500 $900
      Bailey P 30 TN
      John R 27 TN
      James 22 TN

      1880 Wayne Co MO - Cedar Creek, page 4 taken 03 June
      Gifford, BP 39 TN TN TN farmer
      Elizabeth F wife 31 TN TN ? keeping house
      James son 6 MO TN TN
      Payton P son 3 MO TN TN

      1900 Madison Co MO - Twelve Mile Twp, p 246A ED 70 sheet 11
      taken 16 Jun by Chas Stewart Marsh line 24 house 191/194
      Gifford, Taylor P 61 Sep 1838 TN TN TN farming
      Elizabeth wife 60 Apr 1840 TN AL NC
      James T son 25 Apr 1875 MO TN TN
      Paten P son 23 Jan 1877 MO TN TN
      William son 18 May 1882 MO TN TN
      Charles son 14 Feb 1886 MO TN TN
      mrd 27 years 4 of 4 kids living

      1910 Wayne Co MO - Cedar Creek Twp, taken 28 April
      Gifford, Willie S 26 MO farmer
      Payton 70 TN NC NC
      Elizabeth 59 TN AL TN
      married 37 years, 4 of 4 children living owned farm free of mortgage

      Documents: obituary, no DC filed, land deed

      Feb 18, 1905 BP Gifford, Elizabeth, his wife, and TJ Barker sold 36.69
      acres to WS Gifford for $500

      1880 Wayne Co MO Ag Census - Cedar Creek Twp page 4
      BP Gifford 35
      35 acres of land - tilled
      20 acres of land - woodland
      400 value of farm
      25 value of implements
      200 value of livestock
      112 value of farm produce
      2 horses
      1 oxen
      1 other cattle
      1 cattle bought
      50 gallons of milk sold
      10 swine
      12 poultry
      8 other poultry
      100 eggs produced
      15 acres indian corn
      300 bushels of indian corn
      6 acres of oats
      20 bushels of oats
      12 acres of wheat
      56 bushels of wheat
      1/4 acres of sorgum sugar
      25 gallons of molasses
      5 bushels of peas
      8 acres of irish potatoes
      5 acres of sweet potatoes
      1 pounds of tobacco
      160 apple trees
      160 bushels of apples
      1 acres of peach orchard
      60 peach trees
      50 value of orchard produce

      Enlisted 12 Aug 1862 Pvt Co. C 8th Mo Vol Cavalry - CSA
      under Captain Brooks and Col. Jeffers

      on 24 Aug 1862 Col Jeffers successfully attacked the 12th
      Mo Cav - US at Crooked Creek in Bollinger Co.

      The 8th served under Brig Gen John S Marmaduke. "Marmaduke's
      Cav Division" operated in AR

      not listed in the 1894 Taxpayers of Wayne Co Mo

  • Sources 
    1. [S116] tombstone.

    2. [S93] pension application, MO Ex-Confederate application # 729.

    3. [S88] Obituary, Greenville Sun, 24 Oct 1918, p1c4.

    4. [S4] 1900 Census, Madison, MO.