JAMES W. BAILEY, Jr., 619 Alabama Street, Columbus, Mississippi 39702, Phone: 662-327-1818, is researching the BAILEY family line of NATHANIEL and JANE BAILEY, who immigrated from Ireland in 1768 to Abbeville, South Carolina.
I searching for all information on the following BAILEY family that arrived in South Carolina in 1768:
NATHANIEL BAILEY b. 1717, and his wife, JANE BAILEY b. 1723, and their children, JANET b. 1745, JOSEPH b. 1748, ELIZABETH b. 1749, ISABELL b. 1750, ANN b. 1751, WILLIAM b. 1753, JAMES b. 1760 and NATHANIEL b. 1762.
Two of NATHANIEL BAILEY's sons were American Revolutionary soilders:
1.) WILLIAM BAILEY fought in the South Caronlina militia.
2.) JOSEPH BAILEY fought in the 1st and 6th South Carolina Infantry Regiments, Continental Army, as well as serving in Marion's Brigade.
A third son, JAMES BAILEY, was a loyalist.
JOSPEH BAILEY had one known son named, EDWARD BAILEY.
1.) EDWARD BAILEY was born between 1780 and 1790 in Abbeville, South Caronlina. He was alive as late as 1845 in Choctaw County, Mississippi.
EDWARD BAILEY had three children:
1.) JOSPEH D. BAILEY, who married ELIZABETH ARNOLD, in 1830 in Green County, Alabama.
2.) WILLIAM R. BAILEY, who married CELIA L. E. C. PEEBLES, in 1838 in Choctaw County, Mississippi.
3.) ELIZABETH BAILEY, who married ROBERT BASKIN VERNON, in the 1840's in Choctaw County, Mississippi.
I, JAMES WILEY BAILEY, JR., am directly descended from WILLIAM R. and CELIA L. E. C. PEEBLES BAILEY:
1.) NATHANIEL and JANE BAILEY
2.) JOSEPH and CAROLINE WEST
3.) EDWARD and ?
4.) WILLIAM R. and CELIA L. E. C. PEEBLES BAILEY
5.) JOHN R. and MARY ELIZABETH INGE BAILEY
6.) JAMES EDWARD and FLORENCE AINSWORTH BAILEY
7.) LUTHER EDWARD and MARY LOU SHEPPEARD BAILEY
8.) JAMES WILEY and MILDRED EARLINE WOOD BAILEY
9.) JAMES WILEY BAILEY, JR.
I would very much appreciate hearing from anybody that may have any information that they can share regarding the above BAILEY line.
I have managed to acquire copies of various records that relate to the above BAILEY family, such as WILLS, LAND GRANTS, REVOLUTIONARY WAR RECORDS and others. I am willing to share all documents that I have.
I look forward to hearing from all who can assist me with this research.
James Wiley Bailey, Jr.
619 Alabama Street
Columbus, Mississippi 39702