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Dr. Giles Pinkney Bailey

Male 1825 - Bef 1881  (< 56 years)


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  • Name Giles Pinkney Bailey 
    Prefix Dr. 
    Born 1825  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1849  Rockingham Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Graduation 7 Apr 1849  Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • While this catalog says that it was published in 1845, at the end, it includes individual catalogs for several subsequent years, including 1845 when Giles P. Bailey graduated. At this point, he was living in Rockingham County, NC.

      In medical school, his graduation essay was on amenorrhea.
    Census 11 Jun 1860  Rockingham Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 28 Jun 1880  Rockingham Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    Oregon Township 
    • In the 1880 census, Otway's children are living with Giles while Otway is away working. The girl is missing, possibly not having survived. There are a number of black servants in the house that appear to be listed in wills from Giles parents.
    Will 15 Sep 1881  Rockingham Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • To my sister Fannie B. Watt my home place in Lawsonville during her life and afterwards to be disposed of as I may hereafter direct.

      To my sister Fannie B. Watt all of my stock of horses, mules, cattle, and hogs, provisions of every kind and all my farming tools, wagons &c.

      To my sister Fannie B. Watt $5000 in money

      To my sister Sallie J. Law $2000 in money

      To my brother Otway L. Bailey my Hogans Creek plantation and after the death of my sister Fannie B. Watt, my home place in Lawonville

      To my brother Otway L. Bailey all my household and kitchen furniture, Library, buggy, harnesses, shot gun, gold head cane.

      To my brother Otway L Bailey $2000 in money

      To my sister Eliza V. Graves $2000 in money

      To my niece Fannie B. Bailey $1000 to be kept at interest until she is 18 years old

      To my nephews Thomas B Bailey and Otway L Bailey Jr and to my niece Laura V Bailey three hundred thirty three and one third dollars each

      To my nephew Robert W Bailey $1000 to be kept for him by his father and used exclusively in giving him a liberal education preparing him for the study of a profession (not medicine) or if his need should be of a different ??? I desire that he should attend a course at a commercial college.

      To my nephew Robert W Bailey after the death of his father my home place in Lawsonville.

      To my nephew Otway B. Law the note of $150 that I have with him.

      To William B Notley the note of $200 dollars I hold on him

      To my nephew Pinkney B Law, my gold watch

      To Andrew R. Hall $100

      To David R XXXX (obscured) $100

      To the deacons of Lick Fork Church $200 to be used in repairing and repainting the old Lick Fork meeting house

      My desire is to be buried by the side of my mother. Enclose all the graves. Erect a substantial tombstone to cover the whole grave

      Robb B. Watt and Otway L Bailey Executors

      15 Sept 1881
      Entered into probate 10 Oct 1881

    Died Bef 10 Oct 1881  Rockingham Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I8089  Scott Dickson's Family
    Last Modified 8 Apr 2016 

    Father Dr. Otway Licepious Bailey,   b. 12 Sep 1793, Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Dec 1831, Rockingham Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years) 
    Mother Sena Bethell,   b. 1795, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft Aug 1864, Rockingham Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 69 years) 
    Married 30 Nov 1821  Rockingham Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • "North Carolina Marriages, 1759-1979," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/F8GJ-L42 : accessed 23 March 2016), Otway S. Bailey and Lena Bethell, 30 Nov 1821; citing Rockingham, North Carolina, reference ; FHL microfilm 518,428.
    Family ID F3145  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1825 - North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1849 - Rockingham Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduation - 7 Apr 1849 - Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 11 Jun 1860 - Rockingham Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Address:
    Oregon Township - 28 Jun 1880 - Rockingham Co., North Carolina
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    Link to Google MapsWill - 15 Sep 1881 - Rockingham Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Bef 10 Oct 1881 - Rockingham Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Apparently, Giles never married. He never appears with a wife or family in the census and bequeaths all his property to his siblings and their families.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1024] 1860 US Federal Census, Rockingham Co., NC, Southern Division; Page 21; Dwelling 139, Family 139; Senia B. Watt.

    2. [S1023] Catalog of University of PA Medical School, p. 162.

    3. [S1034] 1880 US Federal Census, Rockingham Co., NC, Oregon Township; 318; Page 15; Dwelling 115, Family 134; Dr. Giles P Bailey.

    4. [S1026] North Carolina, Wills and Probate Records, 1665-1998, 2 April 2016; Rockingham County, Wills, 1804-1864, Giles P Bailey.

    5. [S1015] North Carolina Marriages, 1759-1979, 23 March 2016; Otway L. Bailey to Sena Bethell, 30 Nov 1821.


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