John and Mary Bailey of Colonial Maryland,

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James Bailey

Male Before 1725 - 1797  (~ 72 years)


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  • Name James Bailey 
    Born Before 1725  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Aug 1797  Wilkes County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6  John & Mary Bailey
    Last Modified 30 Jul 2014 

    Father James Bayley,   b. 10 Jan 1684, Pope's Creek, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Before 29 Apr 1724, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Mother Mary Gwinn,   b. Before 1706, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 29 May 1732 and 2 Oct 1736, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 26 years) 
    Married About 1720  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4  Group Sheet

    Family Letitia Berry,   b. Before 1734, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. After 31 Jan 1795, Wilkes County, Georgia USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Married Before 19 May 1753  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Azariah Bailey,   b. About 1755, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. About 5 Mar 1832, Newton County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years)
    +2. James Bailey,   b. Before Sep 1759, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Joseph Bailey,   b. Halifax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1817, Morgan, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. John Gwinn Bailey,   b. Halifax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1821, Morgan, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Mary Bailey,   b. Oct 1750?, Virginia, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1838, Morgan, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Lettisha Bailey,   b. Oct 1763, Halifax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1849, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years)
     7. Ann Bailey,   b. 1768?, Halifax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 27 Jun 2014 
    Family ID F3  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    John Bayley Colonial Dames XVII Approved
    John Bayley Colonial Dames XVII Approved
    John Bayley Colonial Dames XVII Lineage References (701-710)
    John Bayley Colonial Dames XVII Lineage References (701-710)
    Analysis of Proof Charles County MA Locations (AP501-AP508)
    Analysis of Proof Charles County MA Locations (AP501-AP508)
    1700: Tracts of Land in Charles County, Maryland, p. 1
    1700: Tracts of Land in Charles County, Maryland, p. 1
    1700: Tracts of Land in Charles County, Maryland, p. 2
    1700: Tracts of Land in Charles County, Maryland, p. 2
    1753: Hester Wakefield Berry Saxton Acct, 19-May-1753, p. 418
    1753: Hester Wakefield Berry Saxton Acct, 19-May-1753, p. 418
    Hester Saxton 35.66 A CH £0.0.0 £1.13.6 19-May-1753
    Sureties: Samuel Goody, James Smith.
    Received from: 1/3rd of estate of John Saxton (deceased was widow).
    Payments to: D. Jenifer.
    Representatives: 3 children: Letitia Baly (at age), Robert Saxton (aged 13), John Saxton (aged 9).
    Administrators: John Wakefield, James Bailey (also James Baily).
    1753: Hester Wakefield Berry Saxton Acct, 19-May-1753, p. 419
    1753: Hester Wakefield Berry Saxton Acct, 19-May-1753, p. 419
    1782: James Bailey Providing Supplies for the Revolutionary War Effort, 19-Apr-1782
    1782: James Bailey Providing Supplies for the Revolutionary War Effort, 19-Apr-1782
    James Bailey is listed providing the following supplies:
    Furnished supplies: 250# beef £2-10s; 50 bushels Indian corn 12s-6d; 1 1/2 bushels peas, 10 diets, 10 forrages, 2 quarts brandy £1-51s; 1 gun £2; 1 horse 90 days £4-10s; 4 bushels Indian corn 10s; 175# beef £1-15s; 1 1/2 bushels flour 6s; 1 diet 1s-3d; 4 bushels Indian corn 10s
    1797: James Bailey's will; filing date 31 Jan 1795; probate date 1 Aug 1797 at Wilkes County, Georgia, p. 171b
    1797: James Bailey's will; filing date 31 Jan 1795; probate date 1 Aug 1797 at Wilkes County, Georgia, p. 171b
    Transcription:
    Registers Office } Wilkes County
    In the name of God Amen. I, JAMES BAILEY, of the County of Wilkes, being in perfect
    health of body and perfect mind & memory thanks be to God. Calling unto mind the mortality of my
    body, knowing that it is appointed for all men once to die, do make and ordain this my last Will &
    Testament and as touching such worldly estate whereas it has pleased God to bless me with in
    this life, I give, devise and dispose of the same in the following manner and form.

    FIRST, I give and bequeath to LITTISHA, my beloved wife, the plantation and tract of land
    whereon I now reside containing two hundred & fifty acres, more or less, being what is the west
    side of my spring branch and a new line up to a corner white oak being Azariah Bailey Line,
    together with all my personal estate during her natural life and at her decease, I give the above
    mentioned plantation and tract of land to my son, JOHN GUINN BAILEY, to his assigns and his
    heirs forever.

    Also, I give to my son, JAMES BAILEY, a tract of land containing two hundred acres
    according to a grant the same lying on the west side of the above mentioned tract, to him and his
    heirs forever, and at the decease of my wife, I leave the whole of my personal estate to be sold
    and equally divided between all my children to-wit: AZARIAH [BAILEY], JAMES BAILEY,
    JOSEPH BAILEY, JOHN GWINN BAILEY, MARY BOSTICK, LITTISHA [STREET], and
    ANN JONES.

    I, likewise constitute, make and ordain AZARIAH BAILEY and JOHN GWINN BAILEY,
    executors of this my last Will and Testament, and revoking all former one’s. In Witness whereof,
    I have hereunto set my hand and seal this thirty-first day of January in the year of our Lord one
    thousand seven hundred and ninety-five.

    Signed, sealed, published,
    pronounced & declared by
    the said JAMES BAILEY James Bailey
    as his last Will & Testament
    in the presence of us.

    Richard Heard
    Jesse Bailey
    William Heard

    Georgia
    Wilkes County

    Personally appeared before me, Richard Heard & William Heard, two of the subscribing
    witnesses to the within Will and being duly sworn saith that they saw JAMES BAILEY sign, seal,
    publish and declare the within instrument of writing to be his last Will and Testament and that at
    the time of his so doing, he was of sound mind and memory.

    Sworn to before me his 1st August, 1797. Richard Heard
    William Heard


    1797: James Bailey's will; filing date 31 Jan 1795; probate date 1 Aug 1797 at Wilkes County, Georgia, p. 172a
    1797: James Bailey's will; filing date 31 Jan 1795; probate date 1 Aug 1797 at Wilkes County, Georgia, p. 172a
    Daughters of Founders and Patriots of America Certificate
    Daughters of Founders and Patriots of America Certificate
    National Society
    Daughters of Founders and Patriots of America
    1607-1687

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