Judson Bailey

5 January 1785–
Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Judson

When Judson Bailey was born on 5 January 1785, in Scituate, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Benjamin Bailey, was 37 and his mother, Mercy Bailey, was 29. He died in his hometown.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Bailey
1747–1822
Mercy Bailey
1755–1826
Benjaman Bailey
1775–1826
Lucy Bailey
1776–1805
Marcy Bailey
1777–1831
Ruth Bailey
1777–1788
Mary Bailey
1779–1811
Benjaman Bailey
1782–1822
Judson Bailey
1785–
Polly Bailey
1787–
Ruth Bailey
1790–1817
Cotton Bailey
1792–1828
Bailey
1795–
Franklin Bailay
1798–

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World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 1

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 2

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 34

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

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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  • Judson Bailey, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Judson Bailey, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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