Maggie Elizabeth Bailey

24 November 1916–24 December 1985 (Age 69)
Dyer, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Maggie Elizabeth

When Maggie Elizabeth Bailey was born on 24 November 1916, in Dyer, Tennessee, United States, her father, Robert Edward Bailey, was 27 and her mother, Maggie Lee Cock, was 25. She lived in Crockett, Tennessee, United States for about 5 years and Civil District 13, Crockett, Tennessee, United States in 1940. She died on 24 December 1985, in Jackson, Madison, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 69.

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Edmond Claude Chronister
1902–1978
Maggie Elizabeth Bailey
1916–1985

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World Events (8)

1917

Age 1

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 15

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 19

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

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 .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Bailey in household of R E Bailey, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Maggie E Bailey in household of Robert E Bailey, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Elizabeth Bailey in household of Robert E Bailey, "United States Census, 1940"

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