Bayard Vasey

17 February 1890–2 July 1958 (Age 68)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Bayard

When Bayard Vasey was born on 17 February 1890, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John Price Vasey, was 39 and his mother, Ella T Wollaston, was 38. He married Marie Clay in 1920. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Darby Township, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1917. He died on 2 July 1958, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Bayard Vasey
Marie Clay
Marriage: 1920
Amelia Clay Vasey
John Aloysius Vasey
Joseph Vasey
Caroline Vasey

Spouse and Children



    Amelia Clay Vasey


    John Aloysius Vasey


    Joseph Vasey


    Caroline Vasey


Parents and Siblings

    John Price Vasey


    Ella T Wollaston




    Ross Wollaston Vasey


    Price Vasey Jr


    Homer Vasey


    Harry B. Vasey


    Lulu T Vasey


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 14

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 18

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Veazey .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Bayard Varsey, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Byard Hasey in household of Andrew M Mckeown, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Bayard Vasey, "United States Census, 1940"

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