Sarah Rosena Bailey

1864–1949 (Age 85)
Wells, Indiana, United States

The Life of Sarah Rosena

When Sarah Rosena Bailey was born on 24 September 1864, in Wells, Indiana, United States, her father, George W. Bailey, was 34 and her mother, Nancy Jane Hersey, was 28. She married William Richard Pasko on 13 December 1885. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Union Township, Huntington, Indiana, United States for about 60 years. She died on 18 September 1949, in Indiana, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Star of Hope Cemetery, Rock Creek Township, Huntington, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Sarah Rosena Bailey
William Richard Pasko
Marriage: 13 December 1885
George R Pasko
Elsie C. Pasko
Thomas Frank "Frank" Pasko

Spouse & Children

  • Female1864–1949Female

  • William Richard Pasko


13 December 1885
, Huntington,


Parents & Siblings

  • George W. Bailey


  • Nancy Jane Hersey




  • Franklin J. Bailey


  • Male1858–1937Male

  • James Monroe Bailey


  • Oliver W. Bailey


  • Mary E. Bailey


+5 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 1

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 26

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.

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)

  • Sarah Pasks in household of William Pasks, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Sarah R Pasko, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Sarah Pasko in household of Thomas F Pasko, "United States Census, 1940"

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