Polly Bailey

about 1777–
Rutland Town, Rutland, Vermont, United States

The Life of Polly

Polly Bailey was born about 1777, in Rutland Town, Rutland, Vermont, United States. She married Allen Beebe on 1 July 1798. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Allen Beebe
1754–1838
Polly Bailey
1777–
Marriage: 1 July 1798
Bailey Beebe
1803–
Loomis Beebe
1803–
Olive Beebe
1806–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 July 1798
children

(3)

    Female1803–Female

    Loomis Beebe

    Female1803–Female

    Olive Beebe

    Female1806–Female

World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 4

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1791 · Vermont Becomes 14th State

Age 14

On March 4, 1791, Vermont became the 14th state.
1808

Age 31

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

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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  • Polly Bailey, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Polly Bailey, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"

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