Lula was the second child of Oskar and Sarah Alice (Lundy) Hamilton. Her older brother was Columbus E. Her two younger brothers were Clyde Farmer and Omer Alonzo. The family moved to Pulaski Co. in 1900. On 12-3-1907 in Pulaski Co. she married Samuel Malchow. They had two children: Kenneth Ellsworth and Elda. Samuel Malchow died on 2-27-1912 of tuberculosis. On 1-5-1921 in Pulaski Co., Lula married Frank Leslie Bailey. His first wife was Jennie Ellen (Day) Bailey. Jeannie died on 4-8-1912. Lula and Frank had one child: Leatrice Joy. Frank Bailey died on 11-29-1954 in Pulaski Co. He was a farmer east of Francesville. Lula Bailey died on 2-1-1966 in Pulaski Co.