|Birth: ||Jan. 31, 1851|
|Death: ||Nov., 1933|
Mary Emily Bailey, dau. of Asa Fitch Bailey and Jeanette Dickinson Ford, b. Jan. 31, 1851 at Kenosha County, Wisconsin. She d. in November 1933 at Beatrice, Nebraska. In the Apr. 1930 census she was residing as the head of her own household at the City of Beatrice with dau. Anna and Mary's widowed sister Cornelia D. (Bailey) Blakely.
Through her father, Mary Emily Bailey was a direct descendant in the 8th generation of Rev. John Robinson of Scrooby, Nottingham, England and Leiden, Holland. Rev. Robinson was the pastor of the Pilgrims who sailed in 1620 on the Mayflower and founded the Plymouth Colony, now largely Barnstable, Bristol and Plymouth Counties of Mass. Rev. Robinson's 2nd son Isaac was the only child of the family to immigrate to America, arriving at Plymouth, Mass. in Feb. 1631.
On Jan. 1, 1870 at Gage County, Nebraska, Mary m. James William Shelley, s. of Frances "Frank" Shelley and Francis "Fanny" Hollingworth, b. Feb. 5, 1843 at Derbyshire, England. He d. Oct. 25, 1908 at the City of Beatrice, Nebraska. They had ten known children outlined in their father's memorial.
Asa Fitch Bailey (1811 - 1906)
Jennette Dickinson Ford Bailey (1823 - 1894)
James William Shelley (1843 - 1908)*
Cornelia D. Bailey Blakely (1843 - 1936)*
Charlie Bassett Bailey (1846 - 1901)*
Harriet E Bailey Sage (1847 - 1939)*
Mary Emily Bailey Shelley (1851 - 1933)
Anna M Bailey Pheasant (1854 - 1943)*
Clyde Allison Bailey (1865 - 1937)*
Blue Springs Cemetery
Maintained by: Don Blauvelt
Originally Created by: Charla Carter
Record added: Apr 07, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25832529