Cliff Baile married Minnie H Christopher in 1893. They were the parents of 10 children including Harold Baile. Minnie was a daughter of G.K. and Bettie M. (Smith) Christopher, natives of Jackson County.
Harold Baile was born in August 6, 1907 near Warrensburg, MO. He married Salome Mohler July 26, 1928 in Leeton, Missouri. Salome was the daughter of James M. Mohler and Ida Mae Wampler. Harold worked as a farmer and an insurance company secretary. He was a member of the Church of the Brethren and was a Republican. Their oldest child, James, was born in 1930
James BaileIt was James Baile's decision to visit Simmon's Studio sometime in the late '40s or early '50s to have these portraits made that led to this article about his life. The negatives are now on file at the Johnson County Historical Society.
Sep. 14, 1972