George White Bailie

27 October 1879–October 1974 (Age 94)
Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of George White

When George White Bailie was born on 27 October 1879, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States, his father, John Bailie, was 47 and his mother, Martha Belden, was 34. He married Susanna Michels on 8 August 1905, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died in October 1974, in his hometown, at the age of 95.

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George White Bailie
Susanna Michels
Marriage: 8 August 1905
Frederick J Bailie

Spouse and Children

8 August 1905
Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States


    Frederick J Bailie


Parents and Siblings

    John Bailie


    Martha Belden





    Margaretha Brodhead Bailie


    John Bailie Jr.



    Sarah Bailie


+6 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 Newhall House Hotel Fire

Age 4

A fire erupted on January 10, 1883, at the Newhall Hotel in Milwaukee. The fire began at 4:00 am in an elevator shaft and raced up through the building. The fire spread so quickly that many could not escape. General and Mrs. Tom Thumb, stars of P.T. Barnum's circus, were guests in the hotel at the time of the fire. A firefighter reached them by ladder and they were able to escape safely. The exact number of deaths remains unknown as the hotel register was destroyed in the fire, however, the death toll is estimated between 75-90.

Age 25

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

Scottish: status name for one of the senior members of a city council, or (earlier) the chief magistrate in a barony, Older Scots baili. Etymologically, this is the same word as Bailey , but the functions as well as the spelling of the two officials were different in England and Scotland.

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

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Sources (1)

  • George Bailie, "Wisconsin, Marriages, 1836-1930"

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