Albert Sidney Bailey

Albert Sidney Bailey

Birth
Red River County, Texas, USA
Death 1 Apr 1889 (aged 32–33)
Detroit, Red River County, Texas, USA
Burial Clarksville, Red River County, Texas, USA
Plot Section 7
Memorial ID 6905388 · View Source
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Military History. — Cadet at the Military Academy, July 1, 1874, to June 13, 1878, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to Second Lieut., 9th Cavalry, June 14,1878. Served: on frontier duty at Camp Huachuca, Ara., and Scouting, Oct. 10, 1878, to Mar. 28, 1881, — Camp Thomas, Ara., to June 4, 1881,(transferred To 6th Cavalry, Aug. 9,1878)— and Ft. Huachuca, Ara., and Scouting (in command of Indian Scouts), to Nov. 24, 1881 ; on sick leave of absence, to May 24, 1882 ; on frontier duty at Ft. Huachuca, Ara., and Scouting, to Sep. 4, 1882, — San Diego Barracks, Cal., to Oct. 24, 1882, — and Ft. Huachuca, Ara., to Nov. 4, 1882; and on sick leave and leave of absence, to Nov. 1, 1883. Resigned, Nov. 1, 1883.

Civil History. — Counselor at Law in Texas, 1884-89. Member of the [21st] Legislature of Texas, 1888-89.

Died, Mar. 31, 1889, Near Detroit, Mich. [sic - Detroit, Texas]: Aged 33.

Following from Anita Puckett:

A. S. Bailey married Sallie McKee on 16 Jan 1884 in Red River Co., Texas, Book E page 393. Addie and Kate were their two children. Albert S. Bailey was the son of John C. Bailey who was born 1799 in Maury Co., Tenn., and died in 1870. His mother was Semiramis Moore. She was born in Lauderdale Co., Al., in 1815. Albert was the 10th child of 13 children. In 1874 he entered the United States Military at West Point and graduated in 1878 with high honors.


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  • Maintained by: Sam
  • Originally Created by: MB
  • Added: 4 Nov 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6905388
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Albert Sidney Bailey (Apr 1856–1 Apr 1889), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6905388, citing Clarksville Cemetery, Clarksville, Red River County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Sam (contributor 47263334) .