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Lawrence DeCody Bailey
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Birth: Feb. 22, 1835
Pickens County
Alabama, USA
Death: Sep. 8, 1912
Tuscaloosa County
Alabama, USA

Lawrence D Bailey's Military Page

LAWRENCE DECODY "LD" BAILEY, the son of KENNEDY "KENNERDY/CANADA" WILLIAM(KW)and MARY POLLY ANN PERRY, was born February 22, 1835 in Pickens County, Alabama, and died September 08, 1912 in North Port, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama.

He married (1) MARY C. DANIEL January 26, 1856 in Residence of Jesse P. Daniel, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama, daughter of JESSI P DANIEL and WILLIE ROBERTSON. She was born Abt. 1836 in Northport, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama, and died Bef. 1858.

He married (2) ANNIE BOON February 04, 1858 in Olney, Pickens County, Alabama, daughter of THOMAS BOON and MARGARET CRAIG. She was born April 20, 1833 in Pickens District, South Carolina, and died February 11, 1897 in Pickens County, Alabama.


Enlisted in the Confederate States Army
on September 1, 1862 in Columbus, Mississippi
as a private, in Company B, " Lane Guards"
42nd Alabama Infantry,
under Commander Captain Thomas C. Lanier.

Served with the 42d Reg't., Ala., Moore's Brigade, in the "Battle of Corinth Mississippi, Oct 3 -5, 1862.
(Moore's Brigade, Maury's Division, Army of the West, Camp, Lumpkin's Mill, near Holly Springs, Miss.)

He was released as a Prisoner of War from Vicksburg, Mississippi on July 10, 1863.

Lawrence DeCody "LD" Bailey Ancestry.Com Military Page


West Alabama Breeze
Northport, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama,
Wednesday, Sept, 11, 1912

Death of Mr. L. D. Bailey

The death of Mr. Lawrence D. Bailey occurred on Sunday morning at four o'clock at the summer home of his daughter, Mrs. R. R. Thomson on North River. Mr. Baliey had passed his three score years and ten being 74 years of age and he was one the heroes who wore the gray. How rapidly are the ranks of the old soldiers thinning on earth, how fast are they filling up in Heaven.

Mr. Balley is survived by his two daughters, Mrs. R. R. Thomson, of Tuscaloosa, Mrs. Pink Webb of Gordo and one son, Mr. R. B. Bailey, of Gordo.

The funeral occurred yesterday morning at eleven o'clock at Pleasant Grove in Pickens County.

Family links: 
  Kennedy William Bailey (1793 - 1858)
  Mary Polly Ann Perry Bailey (1797 - 1885)
  Annie Boon Bailey (1833 - 1897)*
  Mary Lawrence Bailey Darden (1857 - 1902)*
  Kittie Bailey Webb (1859 - 1935)*
  Robert Bradshaw Bailey (1866 - 1945)*
  Edna Estell Bailey Thomson (1867 - 1945)*
  George Perry Bailey (1816 - 1886)*
  William James Bailey (1818 - 1862)*
  Elizabeth Jane Bailey Gardner (1819 - 1892)*
  John James Bailey (1821 - 1907)*
  Mary Tirsah Bailey Brandon (1823 - 1877)*
  Kennerdy James Bailey (1832 - 1879)*
  Lawrence DeCody Bailey (1835 - 1912)
*Calculated relationship
Mitchell Cemetery
Pickens County
Alabama, USA
Created by: DeCody Brad Marble
Record added: Oct 21, 2005
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Lawrence DeCody Bailey
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Lawrence DeCody Bailey
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Lawrence DeCody Bailey
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Remembering and Honoring a True Southern Hero. A Confederate Soldier who Bravely and Proudly Fought for Southern Independence During the War of Northern Aggression. Deo Vindice.
- Tony Smith SCV Camp 38, North Charleston S.C.
 Added: Mar. 22, 2014
Your sacrifice has not been forgotten! Enlisted CSA Sept. 1, 1862 in Columbus, Mississippi as Pvt., Co. B, 42nd Alabama Infantry. Released as POW from Vicksburg, MS July 10, 1863.
- Martha Reid 19 UDC
 Added: Nov. 20, 2010

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