Rachel W Whittaker

23 September 1866–6 April 1956 (Age 89)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Rachel W

When Rachel W Whittaker was born on 23 September 1866, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, Andrew Isaac Whittaker, was 53 and her mother, Betsy Gallant, was 33. She married Francis Tracy Bailey on 16 December 1885, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 6 April 1956, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Francis Tracy Bailey
Rachel W Whittaker
Marriage: 16 December 1885
Hazel Lillian Bailey
Frank William Bailey
Esther Faust Bailey

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 December 1885Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
    Age 1
    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
    1867 · Gas Street Lamps Installed
    Age 1
    The Los Angeles Gas Company installed 43 gas street lamps on Main Street. A lamplighter rode on horseback at dusk to light the streetlights. By 1873, 136 gas lamps had been installed in Los Angeles. 
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 24
    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: variant of Whitaker .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Story Highlight

    A life sketch of Rachel Whittaker Bailey

    Rachael Whittaker was born 23 Sep 1866 to Betsy Gallant and Andrew Isaac Whittaker. She at one time had beautiful red hair and stood 5 foot 7 inches tall, a might bit taller than Frank. Her hair becam …

    Sources (27)

    • Rachel Bailey, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Rachel W. Bailey in household of Franics Tracey Bailey, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Rachel Whittaker Bailey in entry for Francis Tracy Bailey, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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