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Gideon Osborn Bailey
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Birth: Mar. 2, 1831
Seneca County
New York, USA
Death: May 22, 1909
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA

Gideon Osborn Bailey was the son of Benjamin Burgess Bailey and Margaret Maxwell. He was born in Seneca County, New York, and moved with his parents to Niagara County, New York in 1836. He married to his first wife, Rachel Crossman around 1855, when he moved to Michigan from Niagara County. While residing in Michigan, Gideon was a merchant, and became the Village of Quincy, Branch County, treasurer. He had two children with Rachel. The first child, Hon. Dewey Crossman Bailey, who became Mayor of Denver, Colorado and later a Colorado State Senator. The second child of Gideon and Rachel Bailey was a daughter Ida A Bailey Carrel, spouse of Chauncey Charles Carrel.

In the late 1860s, Gideon O Bailey moved to Oregon. In June 1870, Gideon was living in Portland, Oregon where he was residing with who became his second wife, Dora Smith, and married her on 22 Oct 1894, three months after his first wife's death. The circumstance of his separation from Rachel Crossman is not clear, but he did have a supposed daughter, Etta O Bailey born 1870, with Dora Smith.

Family links: 
  Benjamin Burgess Bailey (1808 - 1895)
  Margaret Maxwell (1809 - 1861)
  Rachel A Crossman Bailey (1828 - 1894)
  Dora Smith Bailey (1841 - 1930)
  Ida Bailey Carrel (1856 - 1936)*
  Dewey Crossman Bailey (1858 - 1937)*
  Etta Osborn Bailey (1870 - 1938)*
  Gideon Osborn Bailey (1831 - 1909)
  James Hess Bailey (1833 - 1924)*
  Wiltson Daniel Bailey (1836 - 1920)*
  Benjamin Norton Bailey (1837 - 1911)*
  Augustus Bailey (1838 - 1863)*
  Henry A Bailey (1840 - 1893)*
  Ariadne B. Lownsbery (1843 - 1923)*
  Oscar Bailey (1845 - 1890)*
  David A. Bailey (1847 - 1894)*
  Marvin H Bailey (1849 - 1876)*
  Mary E Bailey Dysinger (1853 - 1915)*
  Wilson S. Bailey (1856 - 1942)*
*Calculated relationship
River View Cemetery
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA
Plot: Section 3, Lot 91, Grv 1
Created by: Michael Stottle
Record added: Aug 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95429678
Gideon Osborn Bailey
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Gideon Osborn Bailey
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Gideon Osborn Bailey
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