29 August 1912–2002 (Age 89) Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
The Life of Annie Elizabeth
When Annie Elizabeth Bailey was born on 29 August 1912, in Bendigo, Victoria, Australia, her father, Alfred William Bailey, was 29 and her mother, Hannah May Marshall, was 25. She died in 2002, in Bunbury, Western Australia, Australia, at the age of 90.
August: Australia becomes involved in World War One as Britain is preparing to declare war on Germany.
Australian troops sent to fight in South African War.
Australia joins Britain in declaration of war on Germany.
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 .