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Samuel Bailey
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Birth: Mar. 31, 1793
Tazewell County
Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 10, 1873
Mercer County
West Virginia, USA

Samuel was the son of Richard Bailey II and Isabel Ferguson,
- grandson of Richard Bailey I & Elizabeth Belcher
and Samuel Ferguson & Mary Jameson.

He married Mary Walker on 16 August 1816, Giles county, Virginia, the daughter of John Walker & Nancey Mullins.

Samuel was the father of six sons who served in Virginia regiments during the Civil War. His sons in law also served in Virginia regiments. The first husband of his daughter Isabel was a casualty. His younger sons moved to Texas. He was witness for marriages and land transactions of his relatives & others, and involved in many different pursuits. The 1838 land tax listed him as the owner of 1,094 acres. His name is also listed on the first Grand Jury of Mercer county after its formation. In his father's land transfer to his brother Eli, his name is given as a Justice of the Peace.
Mention is made of a blacksmith shop in records of the family; also that he was a fine carpenter and cabinet maker.
The 1870 census taken in the early part of September is the last one for Samuel, his household is on page 10.
The death entry says Samuel (no initials), the informant was D. Calfee, friend.
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Much credit goes to Judy for the time spent adding numbers to link these generations.
Special mention is due to the late Mary Violet Bailey Lacy, descendent of Samuel.
Thanks to the descendants who have contributed!
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Richard Bailey (1765 - 1845)
  Isabel Ferguson Bailey (1776 - 1850)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Walker Bailey (1796 - ____)*
 
 Children:
  Chrispianos Walker Bailey (1817 - 1886)*
  Nancy Bailey Bailey (1820 - 1873)*
  Jamison Walker Bailey (1821 - 1910)*
  Floyd Richard Bailey (1823 - ____)*
  Addison Crockett Bailey (1825 - 1873)*
  Charles Walker Bailey (1827 - 1904)*
  Isabel Elizabeth Bailey Minor Bailey (1830 - 1899)*
  Louisa C. Bailey Bailey (1835 - 1903)*
  John Walker Bailey (1841 - 1918)*
 
 Siblings:
  Samuel Bailey (1793 - 1873)
  Richard Bailey (1795 - 1865)*
  Jamison Bailey (1799 - 1880)*
  Elizabeth Bailey Shrewsbury (1799 - ____)*
  Henry Bailey (1802 - 1884)*
  Sally Bailey Maxwell (1811 - 1864)*
  Eli Bailey (1820 - 1903)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rock Cemetery
Rock
Mercer County
West Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: aye ain't
Originally Created by: Judy Llamas
Record added: Jul 20, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20538490
 


- BeVera
 Added: Jan. 22, 2014
My Great Great Granfather, Thank you for all you have done and I am very proud to be a Bailey decendent. Your Grandson, Leroy Floyd Bailey is my grandfather.The history of The Bailey's is a great part of my beloved WVA history. Many Thanks
- Velda Marlett
 Added: Mar. 13, 2013

- J.A. & D.S.
 Added: Dec. 22, 2012
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