Harvey Lee Bailey

15 April 1888–24 April 1956 (Age 68)
Alabama, United States

The Life of Harvey Lee

When Harvey Lee Bailey was born on 15 April 1888, in Alabama, United States, his father, Bartholomew Johnson Bailey, was 38 and his mother, Rhoda Ellen Crenshaw, was 27. He had at least 1 son with Mary Ellen Hollis. He lived in Election Precinct 1 Standing Rock, Chambers, Alabama, United States in 1900. He died on 24 April 1956, in Langdale, Chambers, Alabama, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Valley, Chambers, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harvey Lee Bailey
1888–1956
Mary Ellen Hollis
1891–1933
William Eugene Bailey
1909–1936

Spouse and Children

children

(1)

    William Eugene Bailey

    Male1909–1936Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted

Age 7

Alabama adopted its state flag on February 16, 1895. Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature states, “The flag of the State of Alabama shall be a crimson cross of St. Andrew on a field of white.”
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 18

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

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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Sources (3)

  • Harvy L Baily in household of B J Baily, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Harvey Lee Bailey, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Harvey Bailey, "United States Census, 1910"

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