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Ebenezer Franklin "Frank" Bailey
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Birth: Nov. 27, 1826
Erie County
New York, USA
Death: Jun. 13, 1903
Cass County
Michigan, USA


Frank Bailey, born in New York Nov. 27, '26 came to Michigan in '32, a long time resident of Yankee street, died at the county infirmary June 13, 1903,

--Cassopolis Vigilant, Cassopolis, Michigan, June 18, 1903

Mrs. Phoebe Bailey, widow of the late Frank Bailey, the well known dwarf showman, died at the county house this morning.

--Cassopolis Vigilent, Cassopolis, Michigan, November 5, 1903

(Articles provided by Contributor #47123976)

Ebenezer Franklin Bailey married Phebe (Tedrow) around 1857. They had a son and daughter, Mrs. George Stretch, of Pokagon.

Note the many discrepencies: Frank's birthdate of 1826, but headstone is 1827; Spelling of 'Phoebe' in article, but headstone is 'Phebe'. Her birth place has been recorded both as Pensylvania and Ohio.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph Bailey (1791 - 1838)
  Sarah Waldo Bailey (1797 - 1877)
 
 Spouse:
  Phebe Tedrow Bailey (1827 - 1903)
 
 Siblings:
  Rosetta Sophia Bailey Fosdick (1817 - 1841)*
  Joseph Waldo Bailey (1818 - 1893)*
  Frances Louisa Bailey Bratt (1820 - 1905)*
  William Wadsworth Bailey (1825 - 1846)*
  Ebenezer Franklin Bailey (1826 - 1903)
  Sterling J Bailey (1832 - 1881)*
  Byron S Bailey (1836 - 1901)*
  Cornelia Abiah Bailey Cady (1838 - 1877)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
BAILEY
E. F. BAILEY
(1827 - 1903)
PHEBE BAILEY
(1828 - 1903)
 
Note: The Bailey family bible and the headstone both show Ebenezer Franklin's birthdate to be 1827, but the death certificate shows his birthdate as 1826.
 
Burial:
Barron Lake Cemetery
Cass County
Michigan, USA
 
Maintained by: Ginger Carrick
Originally Created by: Daniel Brothers
Record added: May 15, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37108470
Ebenezer Franklin Frank Bailey
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Ebenezer Franklin Frank Bailey
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Ebenezer Franklin Frank Bailey
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 Added: Jul. 9, 2013
 
 
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