Sir David Baird, 2nd Baronet

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Sir David Baird of Newbyth
Born 1795
Newbyth, Haddington
Died 8 January 1852
Nationality British
Title 2nd Baronet Baird
Predecessor Sir David Baird, 1st Baronet
Spouse(s) Lady Anne Kennedy (m. 1821)
Children 10

Sir David Baird of Newbyth, 2nd baronet (1795 – 8 January 1852), was a British Baronet and captain in the British army. He was born in 1795, the son of Robert Baird and Hersey Christina Maria Gavin. On 10 August 1821 he married Lady Anne Kennedy, daughter of Sir Archibald Kennedy, 1st Marquess of Ailsa and Margaret Erskine. Together they had ten children.

Baird succeeded to the title of 2nd Baronet Baird, of Newbyth, county Haddington on 18 August 1829, on the death of his uncle Sir David Baird, 1st Baronet.


  • [S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th ed., 3 vol.,(Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003) vol. 1, p225.
  • [S37] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th ed., vol. 1, p224.
  • [S8] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, 2 vols. (Crans. Switzerland: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd 1999), vol.1,p42

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Baronetage of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Sir David Baird, 1st Baronet
(of Newbyth)
Succeeded by
Sir David Baird, 3rd Baronet