Raymond Thomas Bailey

6 August 1905–2 August 1965 (Age 59)
Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Raymond Thomas

When Raymond Thomas Bailey was born on 6 August 1905, in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States, his father, Thomas Bailey, was 35 and his mother, Mary Eleanor Chapman, was 34. He married Mary Romney on 23 September 1933, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Nephi Election Precinct, Juab, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 2 August 1965, in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Raymond Thomas Bailey
Mary Romney
Marriage: 23 September 1933
Shirley Arlene Bailey

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 September 1933Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake
    Age 1
    A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
    1908 · Utah's First National Monument
    Age 3
    Natural Bridges National Monument was designated a National Monument in 1908 by President Theodore Roosevelt. It is Utah’s first National Monument but didn’t get many visitors until after the uranium boom of the 1950s. Today the Monument and its park became the first International Dark Sky Park certified by the International Dark-Sky Association.
    1921 · One of The Oldest Coasters in the World
    Age 16
    Utah is home to one of the oldest coasters in the world that is still operational. The Roller Coaster, at Lagoon Amusement park, is listed number 5.

    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 (26)

    • Raymond F Bailey in household of Thomas Bailey, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Raymond Thomas Bailey, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Raymond Thomas Bailey, "Utah, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"

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