Frank Edward Bailey

June 1865–12 January 1938 (Age 72)
South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States

The Life of Frank Edward

When Frank Edward Bailey was born in June 1865, in South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States, his father, Edward Bailey, was 27 and his mother, Elizabeth Berrier, was 24. He married Rose Keefer on 27 March 1884, in Berrien, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 12 January 1938, in South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States, at the age of 72.

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Frank Edward Bailey
Rose Keefer
Marriage: 27 March 1884
Marie Blanche Bailey
Nina May Bailey
Gertie Bailey
Mira Bailey
Frank Sawyer Bailey
Edgar Bailey
Thelma Bailey
Donald Bailey
Harold Bailey

Spouse and Children

27 March 1884
Berrien, Michigan, United States



    Nina May Bailey


    Gertie Bailey


    Mira Bailey



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World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 2

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Age 21

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English:1. status name for a steward or official, Middle English bail(l)i (Old French baillis, from Late Latin baiulivus, an adjectival derivative of baiulus ‘attendant’, ‘carrier’ ‘porter’). 2. topographic name for someone who lived by the outer wall of a castle, Middle English bail(l)y, baile ‘outer courtyard of a castle’, from Old French bail(le) ‘enclosure’, a derivative of bailer ‘to enclose’, a word of unknown origin. This term became a place name in its own right, denoting a district beside a fortification or wall, as in the case of the Old Bailey in London, which formed part of the early medieval outer wall of the city. 3. habitational name from Bailey in Lancashire, named with Old English beg ‘berry’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’. 4. Anglicized form of French Bailly .

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

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  • Frank Bailey, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Frank Bailey, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Frank Bailey, "United States Census, 1900"

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