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Bailey Genealogy & History

Bailey is an English occupational surname derived from Latin "Baiulivus" and French "Bailli" meaning "official", equivalent in stature to an alderman or sheriff. In Scotland, the court bailiff is still called "bailie." Secondarily, the name can be locational, descriptive of living by the outermost wall ("Bailly") of the medieval castle or town (such as London's Old Bailey courthouse) or from the Lancashire town Baily (meaning berrywood). The first recording in Bailey family history is for Roger le Baylly in 1230 in Suffolk, while American Bailey genealogy began in Massachusetts in the 1630s. The Bailey motto is "ubi bene ibi patria", meaning "one's country is where one feels well".


Bailey Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Betty Bailey-- --, 1920September 18,2003MO
B Eileen Bailey-- --, 1927October 12,2009PA
C Agnes Bailey-- --, 1922May 21,2008AL
D Gary Bailey-- --, 1923February 27,1992SC

Bailey Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Alton Bailey-- --, 1921March ,1987Anderson,AL
F Eugene Bailey-- --, 1921September 19,1996Carmichael,CA
G Earl Bailey-- --, 1914September 3,1990Muscatine,IA
H Brough Bailey-- --, 1936December 4,2000Pomona,CA

Bailey Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Benjamin BaileyLucille StewartDecember 6,1936Wake, NC
Clifford BaileyCorine CastleburyDecember 10,1938Wake, NC
Edgar BaileyMaude EdwardsSeptember 4,1934Wake, NC
Frederick BaileyMelba OliveNovember 25,1939Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Bailey

58th: Cooper59th: Reed
60th: Ward61st: Bell
62nd: Sullivan63rd: Bennett
64th: Myers65th: Gray
66th: Hughes67th: Howard

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