Moses Bales

29 June 1791–1 September 1849 (Age 58)
Frederick, Maryland, United States

The Life Summary of Moses

Moses Bales was born on 29 June 1791, in Frederick, Maryland, United States. 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 died on 1 September 1849, 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

Spouse and Children



World Events (7)

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.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
Age 9
While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
Age 17
Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Bailes .2 Czech (Baleš) and Slovak (Báleš): from a pet form of Bal, a shortened form of the personal name Baltazar .

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

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Sources (5)

  • Moses Bailis, "United States Census, 1820"
  • Bales in entry for Sarah Jane Lauck, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"
  • Moses Bailes, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"

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