Mrs. Bard appears in the Confederate Pension file of Upton Hays as a daughter of Upton's wife, Annie Hays b. abt. 1859 OH. She and her brother, George Hayes, both asked for the final payment of the widow's pension to cover their mother's funeral expenses. Annie Hays lived in Quapaw and Peoria, Ottawa Co., OK and died at her son's home in Joplin, Jasper Co., MO. According to the file, Annie and Upton Hays were married in 1881, Lamar, Jasper Co., MO in 1881.