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Bailey
1st Generation
George W. Bailey was born about 1806 in SC. He married Elizabeth who was born about 1808 in SC.

2nd Generation
William Bailey was born in March of 1829 in GA. He married Sarah who was born about 1826 in SC. Children

VARDA BAILEY, b. ABT 1833.

GEORGE W. BAILEY, b. ABT 1835.

NANCY BAILEY, b. ABT 1836.

JANE BAILEY, b. ABT 1841.

MARTHA A. BAILEY, b. ABT 1845.


3rd Generation
Children of WILLIAM BAILEY and SARAH (BAILEY) are:

MARY BAILEY, b. ABT 1852.

LOUISA E. BAILEY, b. ABT 1853.

JAMES V. BAILEY, b. ABT 1855.

GEORGE W. BAILEY, b. 1858.

Jesse Frank Bailey was born in June of 1860 in GA. He died March 9, 1909 in Walker Co., GA and was married there in September 12, 1889 to Sarah Elizabeth Sprayberry who was born July 4, 1872 in Granville, GA and died May 30, 1944 in Rossville, Walker Co., GA. Jesse went by his middle name Frank. He died in the Walker Co. jail where he was taken after attempting to attack his daughter in a fit of insanity. At the time it was believed that the insanity was triggered by the prolonged illness of the same daughter. It was later determined that actually his problem stemmed from rabies which he acquired after having been bit by a rabid cat. Children

JOHN W. BAILEY, b. ABT 1863.

THOMAS BAILEY, b. ABT 1866.


4th Generation
Children of JESSE BAILEY and SARAH SPRAYBERRY are:

JANIE SUE BAILEY, b. January 1890, Ga.; d. March 7, 1909, W. Armuchee, Walker Co. GA. Janie Sue died of consumption (T.B.) She never married.

Homer Bailer Homer J. Bailey was born in June of 1891 in GA. He died in 1955 in Rossville, Walker Co., GA. He was married before 1913 to [1] Bessie M. Kinsey who was born November 1894 in Walker Co., GA where she died between 1913 and 1920. Homer worked at a lumber yard for many years until his death in 1955. He is buried in the Cloud Springs Cemetery. Bessie died very young from tuberculosis. He married [2] VERNIE CAMPBELL on December 29, 1923 in Walker Co. GA. They were married by Judge A. L. Ellis. Recorded in Book 8, page 126. OBITUARY Child Vernie Campbell
Vernie Campbell
HENRY CLAY BAILEY was born August 20, 1894 in Greenbush, Walker Co. Ga., and died November 9, 1925 in Rossville, Walker Co. Ga.. He married ZELLA THRAILKILL August 21, 1917 in Rossville, Walker Co. GA. Child

FRANK B. BAILEY, b. May 1895.

WILLIAM VANCE BAILEY was born 1900 in Ga., and died April 11, 1945 in San Antonio Texas. He married VERA MCARTHUR. Children

ARTHUR BAILEY, b. ABT 1901; d. 1946, Rossville, Walker Co. GA.

JESSE CLEVELAND BAILEY was born 1908 in Ga., and died 1973 in Ga.. He married ANNA LOUISE ORR. Children


5th Generation
Child of HOMER BAILEY and BESSIE KINSEY is:

Hansel Houston Bailey was born October 28, 1913 in Ft. Ogelthorpe, Walker Co., GA and died January 19, 1985 in Pontiac, Oakland Co., MI. He was married [1] about 1936 in TN to Millie Geneva Lawrence who was born September 24, 1917 in TN and died August 8, 1980 in Harrison, Hamilton Co., OH. He married [2] Mary Rains about 1947. Hansel was commonly called Hank. His mother died of tuberculosis before he was six. In the early years he spent much of his time with his Uncle J.C. to whom he was especially close. He was known to travel, especially to Texas where his Uncle Vance lived.



Hansel Houston Bailey
Hansel served in the Army in France during World War II. He was also known to be a motorcycle enthusiast. He wound up in Pontiac Michigan where he worked as a tool and die maker for Pontiac Motor Company until he retired. From Michigan death certificate # 0004278: Hansel died from renal failure as a consequence of pneumonia and heart failure. He also suffered from a bleeding peptic ulcer. He died in St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Pontiac MI. His occupation is listed as a production auto worker. The certificate states that he was a veteran of the Armed Forces. It also states that he was divorced at the time of his death. His address is given as #2 Candle-Light Lane, Pontiac MI. He was buried Jan. 22, 1985 in Perry Mt. Park cemetery, Pontiac MI. The provider of the above information was Sherry Koyl of Pontiac. OBITUARY Children
Child of HENRY BAILEY and ZELLA THRAILKILL is:

ANITA BAILEY.

Children of WILLIAM BAILEY and VERA MCARTHUR are:

HERSHEL BENJAMIN BAILEY was born April 2, 1921 in Rossville, Walker Co. GA. He married BERTHA PSENICK July 16, 1948 in San Antonio, Bexar Co. TX. Child

JACK BAILEY.

HILLARD BAILEY.

FRANCES BAILEY.

Children of JESSE BAILEY and ANNA ORR are:

DORIS BAILEY.

LEBRON BAILEY.


6th Generation
Children of Hansel Houston Bailey and Millie Geneva Lawrence

Thelma Joann Bailey was born in Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., TN. She was married [1] on September 1, 1954 in Newport, KY to James Terry Adams who was born December 24, 1935 in Athens, AL and died September 18, 1998 in Abilene, TX. She married [2] about 1958, Tom Conners. She married [3] about 1960, Don Gerber, [4] Ray Fields about 1969, and [5] Frank Bellina, about 1974.

Roma L. Bailey was born March 31, 1939 and died August 7, 1991 in Norwood, OH. She married Paul Goins.

Children of Hansel Houston Bailey and Mary Rains

Jerry Bailey.

Terry Bailey.

Sherry Bailey.

Child of HERSHEL BAILEY and BERTHA PSENICK is:

CHERYL LYNN BAILEY, m. CURTIS BLANCHETTE.


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