Joseph Ulysses Baham

Joseph Ulysses Baham (1874 - 1936)

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Joseph Ulysses (Ulysses) Baham
Born in Louisiana, USAmap
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Profile last modified | Created 7 Feb 2014 | Last significant change: 11 Feb 2018
14:12: Robert Bahn added Donald Baham as child for Ulysses Baham. [Thank Robert for this]
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Mary Ann "Hannah" Turnage's mother, Sarah Bevers, and her mother's children and their fathers are as follows. Sallie was born in 1810. She passed away after 1860 and before 1880.

  • Spouses and Children of Sallie "Sarah" Bevers

1824 Marriage to John Turnage

  • 1829 Baby Girl Turnage
  • 1832 Albert Turnage
  • 1839 William Gaston Turnage
  • 1843 Algerine Turnage
  • 1846 GMD Turnage
  • 1848 Mary Ann "Hannah" Turnage "Paris"

about 1852 Marriage to Andrew Paris "Perris"

  • 1854 Martha Paris
  • 1858 Indiana Paris

Joseph Ulysses Baham was born on 28 June 1874 at Louisiana, USA.[1] He appeared on the census of June 1880 in the household of his parents, Joseph Baham and Hannah (Paris) Baham at 5th Ward, Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana.[2] He appeared on the census of 11 June 1900 at St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana as a boarder in the Rolph household.[3]

He married Mary Armantine Heisser, daughter of Casimer Heisser and Celine (Rubio) Heisser, in 1902 at St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana.[4]

He was a carpenter when he and Mary Armantine appeared on the census of 16 April 1910 at St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana.[5] He was a ship carpenter in 1918 at Jahncke Shipyard, Madisonville, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana.[1] He was a blacksmith in a shipyard when he and Mary Armantine appeared on the census of 2 Jan. 1920 at Main St., Madisonville, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana.[6] He was a house carpenter when he and Mary Armantine appeared on the census of 4 April 1930 at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana.[7]


June 1880

5th Ward, Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana.

  • Baham, Joe age 42 Farmer b. LA.
  • Hannah age 31 b. LA.
  • Paul age 14 son b. LA.
  • Chas son age 12 b. LA.
  • Joseph son age 5 b. LA.
  • Hypolite son age 3 b. LA.
  • Ella dau age 3 b. LA.[2]
16 April 1910

St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana.

  • Baham, Ulyses age 35m1 m 7yrs b. LA Carpenter,
  • Armentine wife age 23 m1 m 7yrs 4 children 3 living b. LA.
  • Carroll son age 7 b. LA.
  • Katie dau age 4 b. LA.
  • Louise dau age 1 b. LA[5]
2 Jan. 1920

Main St., Madisonville, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana.

  • Baham, Uylsses age 45 b. LA Blacksmith Shipyard.
  • Armantine wife age 33 b. LA.
  • Carroll son age 16 b. LA.
  • Catherine dau age 14 b. LA.
  • Louise dau age 11 b. LA.
  • Ulysses son age 8 b. LA.
  • Wilber son age 6 b. LA.
  • Wilmer dau age 4 b. LA.
  • Pearl dau age 1 b. LA[6]
4 April 1930

New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana.

  • Baham, Joseph U. age 55 m age 27 b. LA.
  • Amelia wife age ? m. age 22 (?) b. LA.
  • Carol son.
  • Catherine dau age 22 b. LA.
  • Louise dau.
  • Ulysses son.
  • Wilber son.
  • Wilma dau.
  • Pearl dau.
  • Ruba dau age 6?.
  • Kenneth son age 4?.
  • Dolon son age 1?.(extremely poor image, list of children matchs 1920 census for older children)[7]


  1. 1.0 1.1 U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 WWI. Joseph U Baham.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Year: 1880; Census Place: 5th Ward, Tangipahoa, Louisiana; Roll: 471; Family History Film: 1254471; Page: 503B; Enumeration District: 182; Image: 0791. 1880 US Census. Joe Baham.
  3. Year: 1900; Census Place: Police Jury Ward 1, Saint Tammany, Louisiana; Roll: 583; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 0079; FHL microfilm: 1240583. 1900 US Census. Joseph U Baham.
  4. Copied by Doris Martin Holden, Saint Tammany Parish Louisiana Marriage Records 1901 throught July 1924 "1902 BAHAM, JOSEPH U.; MARY A. HEISSER Vol. 3 p. 214
  5. 5.0 5.1 Year: 1910; Census Place: Madisonville, Saint Tammany, Louisiana; Roll: T624_531; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0092; FHL microfilm: 1374544. 1910 US Census. Joseph Ulyses Baham.
  6. 6.0 6.1 Year: 1920; Census Place: Madisonville, St Tammany, Louisiana; Roll: T625_632; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 98; Image: 10. 1920 US Census. Ulysses Baham.
  7. 7.0 7.1 Year: 1930; Census Place: New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana; Roll: 806; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 0140; Image: 980.0; FHL microfilm: 2340541. 1930 US Census. Joseph U Baham.


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