Benjamin Frankin Bailey

22 January 1918–4 October 1983 (Age 65)
Broward, Florida, United States

The Life Summary of Benjamin Frankin

When Benjamin Frankin Bailey was born on 22 January 1918, in Broward, Florida, United States, his father, Benjamin Franklin Bailey, was 33 and his mother, Verdie Mae Johnson, was 19. He died on 4 October 1983, in Hahira, Lowndes, Georgia, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Cook, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Franklin Bailey
1884–1963
Verdie Mae Johnson
1898–1939
Benjamin Frankin Bailey
1918–1983
Grace Earle Bailey
1921–1998

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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 The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote
Age 4
The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.
1937 · The Neutrality Act
Age 19
The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: status name for a steward or official, from Middle English bailli ‘manager, administrator’ (Old French baillis, from Late Latin baiulivus, an adjectival derivative of baiulus ‘attendant, carrier, porter’).English: habitational name from Bailey in Little Mitton, Lancashire, named with Old English beg ‘berry’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.English: occasionally a topographic name for someone who lived by the outer wall of a castle, from Middle English (Old French) bailli ‘outer courtyard of a castle’ (Old French bail(le) ‘enclosure’, a derivative of bailer ‘to enclose’). This term became a placename 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.

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

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Sources (6)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Benjamin Frankin Bailey - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Benjamin Frankin Bailey
  • Ben Bailey in household of Ben Bailey, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Benjamin F Bailey, "Georgia Death Index, 1933-1998"

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