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Rufus E. Bailey
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Birth: Jul. 21, 1832
Death: Feb. 5, 1925

Rufus E. Bailey, 92 years old, died last Thursday at the home of his nephew, Shirley Wilson in Green County, with whom he had made his home for some time. Death was due to infirmities incident to advanced age. Mr. Bailey was a native of Adair County and was an uncle of R. B. Wilson, of this city, and W. P. Bailey, residing in the Lemons Bend section. Funeral services were held Friday at Mt. Carmel Church, in Adair County, with burial in the church cemetery. ~The News-Journal, Thursday, February 12, 1925

Rufus Bailey was born 21 Jul 1832 in Lincoln CO. TN, the son of Nimrod Bailey and Betsy W. Shirley. He married first to Sarah E. Renfroe on 10 Jan 1853 AC and second to Ermine Robertson on 13 Apr 1875 AC. He had five children by first wife (Mary Elizabeth m. Joseph T. Rice, Amanda E. m. John Taylor Johnston, Ann Jackson m. Foster Irvin Ingram, Sallie m Shirley M. Wilson and Rufus E.) and two children by second ( Virginia E and Bony m. Laura E. Absher)

Information from contributor 47771158. 
 
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 Parents:
  Nimrod Bailey (1791 - 1865)
  Betsy W. Shirley Bailey (1795 - 1857)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Ermine Renfro Bailey (1833 - 1867)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Elizabeth Bailey Rice (1853 - 1908)*
  Amanda Bailey Johnson (1854 - 1924)*
  Ann Jackson Bailey Ingram (1856 - 1940)*
  Sallie E. Bailey Wilson (1862 - 1946)*
 
 Siblings:
  Infant Bailey*
  Ann Bailey Turk (1821 - 1901)*
  Nathan A. Bailey (1830 - 1903)*
  Rufus E. Bailey (1832 - 1925)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Carmel Cemetery
Cane Valley
Adair County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Judy Lynn
Record added: Jul 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94203553
Rufus E. Bailey
Added by: Judy Lynn
 
 
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