Lynn Arthur Bailiff

30 March 1879–30 July 1950 (Age 71)
Corning, Adams, Iowa, United States

The Life of Lynn Arthur

When Lynn Arthur Bailiff was born on 30 March 1879, in Corning, Adams, Iowa, United States, his father, Peter Harlan Ballif, was 37 and his mother, Martha Erien Phillips, was 35. He married Tina Lee Miller on 12 May 1900, in Corning, Adams, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Arkansas, United States in 1935 and Sebewa Township, Ionia, Michigan, United States in 1940. He died on 30 July 1950, in Sebewa Corners, Ionia, Michigan, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Ionia, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lynn Arthur Bailiff
Tina Lee Miller
Marriage: 12 May 1900
Mattie Minerva Bailiff
Paul Olen Bailiff
Silas Arthur Bailiff
Ralph Russell Bailiff
Agnes Bernice Bailiff
Garland Leon Bailiff
Henry Bailiff

Spouse and Children

12 May 1900
Corning, Adams, Iowa, United States


    Mattie Minerva Bailiff




    Ralph Russell Bailiff


    Agnes Bernice Bailiff


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Parents and Siblings

    Peter Harlan Ballif


    Martha Erien Phillips




    Susan Ann Bailiff


    Jabish Edward Bailiff


    Benjamin Franklin Bailiff


    Jessie May Bailiff



+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1883 · The Mosaic Templar is Founded

Age 4

The Mosaic Templar is an African American fraternal organization founded in Little Rock. it was founded by former slaves, John Edward Bush and Chester W. Keatts. It was part of a movement that was going on at the time, where everyone was forming fraternities and sororities. The main departments for this one where endowment, monument, analysis, uniform, rank, recapitulation, records, and a juvenile division.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 19

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for an officer of a court of justice, from the English vocabulary word bailiff, which is from the objective case of Old French bailis ( see Bayliss ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Leon Bailiff, "North Dakota Census, 1915"
  • Lyn P Bailiff, „United States Census, 1930“
  • Len P Bailiff, "United States Census, 1940"

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