Sydney Bailey

1808–1860 (Age 52)
Guernsey, Ohio, United States

The Life of Sydney

When Sydney Bailey was born in 1808, in Guernsey, Ohio, United States, his father, Joshua Bailey, was 45 and his mother, Ruth Sears, was 45. He died in 1860, in Center Township, Guernsey, Ohio, United States, at the age of 52.

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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 (7)

1808

Age 0

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1810 · Change of capital city

Age 2

Zanesville becomes the new state capital.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 17

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

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 .

Possible Related Names

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

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