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Re: BAILEY family Harrison Co 1860 in Montague Co 1880
Posted by: Kathye [Payne] Upham (ID *****5524) Date: January 11, 2006 at 13:04:00
In Reply to: Re: BAILEY family living in HARRISON Co 1860 ??? by Pat ALMQUIST of 659

Is that Joe Bailey a descendant of James M. BAILEY and Nancy Louise [GERMANY] ??

*Info from their grandson Wesley Bailey PRICE 1889-1982*
(1) His mother's father was James M. BAILEY and he was a saddle and boot maker for the Confederate Army. He died in Dallas, Tx
(kpu: CSA widow's pension Application # 07904 "Bailey, Nancy L. on husband Bailey, James M. in Montague Co Tx; Microfilm M227 Roll 2 "CSA James M. Bailey, Co K, 22nd Texas Infantry aka Hubbard's Texas Infantry; Private/Private")

(2) His mother's mother's maiden name was Nancy [GERMANY]
Montague City Cemetery by Montague Cemetery Association POB 32, Montague TX 76251
BAILEY, Mrs. N.L. 1883 1-27-1906 **Burgess Funeral Home Records)

(3) His mother was Lucy Elizabeth [BAILEY] and she married Thomas Whitten PRICE. (kpu: Lucy is buried in Grove Hill Cemetery, Dallas, Texas)

(4) Wesley's mother's brothers and sisters were:
(a) John married Jessie V. [SMITH]
(kpu: buried Dye Mound Cemetery, St Jo, Montague Co Tx)
(b) Ella married Roland Dagg RUGELEY
(kpu: TDR says buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Montague
Co Tx where there is a headstone for her with no
no dates BUT there is also a headstone with no dates
for her in the Dye Mound Cemetery in Montague Co Tx)
(c) Nancy married William HOWITT
(kpu: Wesley's memoirs only named her husband; nfi)
(d) William V. married Alma [ATKINS]
(kpu: buried Dye Mound Cemetery, St Jo, Montague Co Tx)
(e) Lee married Annie [BACCUS]
(kpu: buried Dye Mound Cemetery, St Jo, Montague Co Tx)

More census information on this family:
1880 Montague Co Tx/ED 119/Prec 1/HH 311-323/pg 373c
BAILEY, J M /HH/wm age 57 Va/x/x (James)
BAILEY, N L /wife/wf age 46 Ms/Ga/Ms ( Nancy)
BAILEY, J J /son/wm age 29 Tx/Va/Ms/ single (John)
BAILEY, Ellen /dtr/wf age 23 Tx/Va/Ms/ single ( Ella )
BAILEY, William V /son/wm age 12 Tx/Va/Ms
BAILEY, Lee /son/wm age 03 Tx/Va/Ms
HEART, Walter /nephew /wm age 22 Ms/Va/Ms/single (see note)

1850 Harrison Co Tx/Marshall/HH 115-115/pg 57b
BAILEY, J/ HH/wm age 28 VA
BAILEY, N L/ wf age 16 MS
GERMANY, J/ wm age 50 GA (possibly Nancy's father...)
Fricio, C L/carriage maker/ wm age 28 NC

NOTE/kpu: Walter Bedford HART was living with his mother's sister and her family in 1880. He married Margaret Elizabeth [BRADSHAW] & died 28 Mar 1928 in Hansford Co Tx.
Walter was the son of Mary Ellen [GERMANY] & John Anthony HART. Mary Ellen & John Anthony are buried with her sister Nancy Louise [Germany] Bailey in the Dye Mound Cemetery.

Below are censuses showing Mary Ellen & John's chn:
1880 Montague Co Tx/ED 119/Prec 1/HH 269-279/pg 371a
Heart, J A/HH/wm age 60 Va/Va/Va
HEART, M E/wife/wf age 66 Ms/x/x
Heart, E A/son/wm age 31 Ms/Va/Ms / single
Heart, John G/son/wm age 19 Tx/Va/Ms /single
Heart, N D/dtr/wf age 16 Tx/Va/Ms /single
Heart, Robert E/son/wm age 13 Tx/Va/Ms
Heart, Thomas H/son/wm age 11 Tx/Va/Ms
Heart, George/son/wm age 05 Tx/Va/Ms

1870 Tarrant Co TX/Prec 1/Ft Worth/HH 811-813/pg 528a
Hart, John A/HH/wm age 51 Va
HART, Mary/wf age 55 MS
Hart, Edward/wm age 21 Ms
Hart, Mary/wf age 16 TX
Hart, Walter/wm age 13 MS
Hart, John/wm age 08 TX
Hart, Nannie/wf age 05 TX
Hart, Robt/wm age 01 TX

This is all we know about James M. BAILEY & Nancy Louise [Germany] - do not have a clue who their parents were ?
Any additional information will be gratefully received !!!

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