The Indian Biographical Dictionary (1915)/Baird, Sir David, 3rd Bart, of Newbyth
Baird, Sir David, 3rd Bart, of Newbyth. 1809: born, 1832; Educ, Rugby; Entered Army, 1850; served Kaffir War, 1851-52; Crimea, 1824; Indian Mutiny, Maj. 1858. Owns about 3,000 acres; Heir: s. David, b. 1865, Captain 42nd Royal Highlanders. Address: Newbyth, Prestonkirk, N.B.; 48 Berkeley Square, W. Clubs; Army and Navy, White’s.