Henry Thomas Bailey

9 April 1918–20 September 1996 (Age 78)
Hamilton, Texas, United States

The Life of Henry Thomas

When Henry Thomas Bailey was born on 9 April 1918, in Hamilton, Texas, United States, his father, Henry D Bailey, was 40 and his mother, Jennie Pearl Faubion, was 36. He lived in Justice Precinct 4, Hamilton, Texas, United States in 1920 and Justice Precinct 2, Coryell, Texas, United States in 1930. He died on 20 September 1996, in Texas, United States, at the age of 78.

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Henry D Bailey
Jennie Pearl Faubion
Robert Lee Bailey Sr.
Bessie Mae Bailey
Dennis Bailey
Jessie Edith Barley
Grace Bailey
Josie Almeda Bailey
Henry Thomas Bailey
Claude Lee Bailey

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    Dennis Bailey


    Bessie Mae Bailey



    Grace Bailey


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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 11

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

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)

  • H T Bailey in household of Henry D Bailey, "United States Census, 1930"
  • H T Bailey in household of H D Bailey, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Bailey, "Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"

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