Moses Bales

Male29 June 1791–1 September 1849

Brief Life History of Moses

When Moses Bales was born on 29 June 1791, in Frederick, Maryland, United States, his father, David Bales, was 28 and his mother, Sarah Thornton, was 26. He married Mary Jeanes Fish on 8 September 1814, in Frederick, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Front Royal, Frederick, Virginia, United States in 1820. He died on 1 September 1849, in Madison, Ohio, United States, at the age of 58.

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Moses Bales
Catherine Graves
Marriage: 2 November 1833
Sarah Jane Bales
David Bales
Malvina Bales
Emaline Bales

Sources (8)

  • Moses Bailis, "United States Census, 1820"
  • Moses Bailes, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"
  • Moses Bales, "Virginia, Vital Records, 1715-1901"

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  • Marriage
    2 November 1833Madison, Ohio, United States
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (8)

    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

    Age 3

    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.


    Age 12

    Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.


    Age 17

    Atlantic slave trade abolished.

    Name Meaning

    English: either a variant of Bale , with excrescent -s, or a variant of Bayliss .

    English: habitational name from Bayles in Alston, Cumbria.

    Slovak and Czech (Báleš, rarely Baleš): from a pet form of Bal, a short form of the personal name Baltazar (Slovak Baltazár).

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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