Samuel Bailey

1832–
Worthington, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Samuel

Samuel Bailey was born in 1832, in Worthington, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom as the son of Joseph Bailey. He married Catherine Greasley on 28 November 1853, in Osgathorpe, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Bulwell, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years and Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Bailey
1832–
Catherine Greasley
1833–
Marriage: 28 November 1853
Mary Bailey
1854–1894
Harriott Bailey
1856–
Catherine Bailey
1859–
Joseph Bailey
1860–
Samuel Bailey
1863–
William Bailey
1865–
John Bailey
1868–
Anne Bailey
1871–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
28 November 1853
Osgathorpe, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
children

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siblings

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World Events (8)

1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 1

The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.
1843

Age 11

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 48

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

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 .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Samuel Baily, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Samuel Bailey, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Samuel Bailey, "England and Wales Census, 1891"

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