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James William Bailey[1]

Male 1875 - 1933  (58 years)


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  • Name James William Bailey 
    Nickname Bill 
    Born 23 Sep 1875  Hackett, Sebastian Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 3 Jul 1880  Cole Township, Sebastian County, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 20 Apr 1910  Diamond, Sebastian Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Military 12 Sep 1918  Huntington, Sebastian Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    registered for the WWI draft 
    Census 12 Jan 1920  Huntington, Sebastian Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Address:
    Forrest St. 
    Residence 1925  Fort Smith, Sebastian Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Address:
    1601 N. B St. 
    Residence 1928  Fort Smith, Sebastian Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Address:
    1601 N. B St. 
    Census 7 Apr 1930  Fort Smith, Sebastian Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Address:
    1601 N. B St. 
    Residence 1931  Corona, Riverside Co., California Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Bill Bailey moved to Corona in 1931.
    Died 25 Dec 1933  Corona, Riverside Co., California Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 10
    Cause: by suicide 
    Obituary - Bill Bailey
    Obituary - Bill Bailey
    Buried 28 Dec 1933  Corona, Riverside Co., California Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Address:
    Evergreen Cemetery 
    Person ID I621  Scott Dickson's Family
    Last Modified 23 May 2018 

    Father Hume Field Bailey,   b. 15 Jun 1829, Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1891, Sebastian Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Sarah Louise Council,   b. 29 Jan 1837, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1915, Fort Smith, Sebastian Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 10 Oct 1867  Hackett, Sebastian Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F432  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Loda Scott,   b. 1882, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [2
    Married 23 Sep 1908  Sebastian Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Last Modified 1 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F2507  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Sep 1875 - Hackett, Sebastian Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 3 Jul 1880 - Cole Township, Sebastian County, Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Sep 1908 - Sebastian Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - registered for the WWI draft - 12 Sep 1918 - Huntington, Sebastian Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Address:
    Forrest St. - 12 Jan 1920 - Huntington, Sebastian Co., Arkansas
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    Link to Google MapsResidence - Address:
    1601 N. B St. - 1925 - Fort Smith, Sebastian Co., Arkansas
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Address:
    1601 N. B St. - 1928 - Fort Smith, Sebastian Co., Arkansas
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Address:
    1601 N. B St. - 7 Apr 1930 - Fort Smith, Sebastian Co., Arkansas
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    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1931 - Corona, Riverside Co., California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: by suicide - 25 Dec 1933 - Corona, Riverside Co., California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Evergreen Cemetery - 28 Dec 1933 - Corona, Riverside Co., California
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  • Notes 
    • CALLED: Also called James Field Bailey in some sources.

      According to newspaper accounts, James William (Bill) Bailey killed himself with a single gunshot to the head, Christmas morning, 1933. He had been in ill health for some time and speculation was that this contributed to his suicide.

  • Sources 
    1. [S179] Family Record of Francis Baker Bailey, 1963.

    2. [S617] Obituary - Bill Bailey, No New Angles in Baily Case; Death of Bill Bailey; December 1933.

    3. [S705] U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, 8 March 2017; James William Bailey, Sebastian Co, Arkansas.

    4. [S595] 1880 US Federal Census, Sebastian Co., AR, Cole Twp; p. 63; dwelling 543, family 543; Bailey, Hume F.

    5. [S576] 1910 US Federal Census, Sebastian Co, AR, Diamond Township; ED 138; Page 7-B; Dwelling 149, Family 150; James W Bailey.

    6. [S568] 1920 US Federal Census, Sebastian Co, AR, Huntington; ED 133; Sheet 5-B; Dwelling 114, Family 113, Forrest St.; James W Bailey.

    7. [S688] U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989, 27 December 2014; James W Bailey, 1601 N. B St, Fort Smith, Arkansas, 1925.

    8. [S688] U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989, 27 December 2014; James W Bailey, 1601 N. B St, Fort Smith, Arkansas, 1928.

    9. [S561] 1930 US Federal Census, Sebastian Co, AR, Fort Smith; ED 66-43; Sheet 7-A; Dwelling 151, Family 170, 1601 N. B St.; James W Bailey.

    10. [S605] California Death Index, 1940-1997, 8 March 2017; James W Bailey, d. 25 Dec 1933.

    11. [S606] Arkansas County Marriages Index - 1837-1957, 27 December 2014; James W Bailey to Loda Scott, 23 Sep 1908, Sebastian Co., Arkansas.


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