The Kentucky birth index lists Bessie Caudill, born 20 Mar 1914 in Breathitt Co. (a misindexing28
of Rowan Co.), mother’s maiden name Rebecca Caudill.
Her death certificate records Bessie Caudill, age 4 days, born 18 Mar 1914 in Ky, died 22 Mar 1914 in Pinegrove precinct, Rowan Co, Ky, father Tilden H. Caudill, mother’s maiden name Rebecca Caudill, both born in Ky, cause of death cold, informant blank, burial in Sardis.
Her gravestone in Sardis Cemetery says “Bessie, daughter of T. H. & Rebecca Caudill, born Jan 19, 1914, died Jan 22, 1914”. It must have been erected some years after her death, and the month of her brief life been misremembered.