Audrey Sophia Bailey

12 January 1893–1 September 1923 (Age 30)
Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Audrey Sophia

When Audrey Sophia Bailey was born on 12 January 1893, in Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, United States, her father, William Henry Bailey, was 23 and her mother, Annie Caroline Larsen, was 21. She married Leland Erastus Anderson on 23 June 1920, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. She died on 1 September 1923, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 30, and was buried in Park Cemetery, Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Leland Erastus Anderson
Audrey Sophia Bailey
Marriage: 23 June 1920

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 June 1920Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 3
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
    1896 · Utah becomes a state
    Age 3
    After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
    1902 · So Much Farm Land
    Age 9
    A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

    Name Meaning

    English: status name for a steward or official, from Middle English bailli ‘manager, administrator’ (Old French baillis, from Late Latin baiulivus, an adjectival derivative of baiulus ‘attendant, carrier, porter’).English: habitational name from Bailey in Little Mitton, Lancashire, named with Old English beg ‘berry’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.English: occasionally a topographic name for someone who lived by the outer wall of a castle, from Middle English (Old French) bailli ‘outer courtyard of a castle’ (Old French bail(le) ‘enclosure’, a derivative of bailer ‘to enclose’). This term became a placename 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.

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

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    Sources (16)

    • Odrie S. Bailey in household of William Bailey, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Audrey Sophia Bailey, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Audrey Anderson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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