Samuel Sidney Bailey

20 June 1847–8 April 1933 (Age 85)
Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Samuel Sidney

When Samuel Sidney Bailey was born on 20 June 1847, in Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, Sidney Samuel Bailey, was 26 and his mother, Harriet Vincent, was 21. He married Cynthia Angeline Loveless Bailey on 9 March 1869, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Ward 1 Provo, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1900 and Ward 2 Provo, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1910. He died on 8 April 1933, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Sidney Bailey
Cynthia Angeline Loveless Bailey
Marriage: 9 March 1869
Sidney Samuel Bailey
James Washington Bailey
William Guy Bailey
Harriet Matilda Bailey
Thomas Albert Bailey
Annie L Bailey
Charles Edward Bailey
Vilate Elizabeth Bailey
Joseph Anderson Bailey
Reed Vincent Bailey

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 March 1869Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 10
    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 23
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    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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    Story Highlight

    Samuel and Parents With Jolley Company (1852)

    Samuel and his parents (Sidney and Harriet Vincent Baily) are not on the roster for this company. However, since his parents are seen in the Provo 2nd Ward, along with his grandparents (Daniel and Eli …

    Sources (50)

    • Samuel S Bailey, "United States Census, 1910"
    • S S Bailey in entry for Reed V Bailey and Jenevie Jones, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Samuel S Bailey in entry for Cyntha Ann Bailey, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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