John G Bailey

1790–1865 (Age 75)
Chatham, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States

The Life of John G

When John G Bailey was born in 1790, in Chatham, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States, his father, Joshua Bailey, was 27 and his mother, Ruth Sears, was 27. He died in 1865, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Joshua Bailey
1763–1839
Ruth Sears
1763–
John G Bailey
1790–1865
Harriet Bailey
1790–
Timothy Bailey
1791–1882
Timothy Bailey
1792–1865
Ira Bailey
1794–1830
Anna Bailey
1796–
Harry Bailey
1799–1839
Titus Bailey
1800–
Joshua Bailey
1800–1875
Rebecca Bailey
1801–1878
Darby Bailey
1801–
Sydney Bailey
1808–1860

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World Events (8)

1791

Age 1

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1802 · Brass is Discovered

Age 12

"In 1802, brass was identified in Waterbury, Connecticut. This gave the city the nickname ""The Brass City."" Brass dominated the city and helped to create the city. The motto of the city is Quid Aere Perennius, which means What is more lasting than brass? in Latin."
1812

Age 22

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

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 .

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

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