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Dr. Otway Licepious Bailey[1, 2]

Male 1793 - 1831  (38 years)


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  • Name Otway Licepious Bailey 
    Prefix Dr. 
    Born 12 Sep 1793  Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Some sources give his birth as 19 Sep 1794 but his grave stone says 12 Sep 1793

      BIRTH: IGI 7735608,73
    Gender Male 
    Graduation 6 Apr 1820  Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Address:
    University of Pennsylvania Medical School 
    Misc 7 Sep 1820  Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    appeared in Superior Court 
    • William Townes, pltf
      vs
      Otway Bailey, deft
      In Case
      Ordered that the suit be continued until the next term
    Possessions 24 Mar 1821  Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    sold with is father personal property to satisfy debts 
    • See Peter Bailey's notes
    Misc 23 Jun 1821  Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    gives power of attorney to Thomas Burnett 
    • Authorized Thomas Burnett as his attorney in a current suit with William Townes. Otway is living in Rockingham Co, NC
    Possessions 15 Feb 1823  Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    with his father, sold slaves 
    • See Peter Bailey notes
    Residence 15 Feb 1823  Rockingham County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Possessions 23 Apr 1824  Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    with his father, sold a mill to William Field 
    • See Peter Bailey notes
    Census 1830  Rockingham Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Enumeration: Otwa L Bailey
      WM < 5: 1
      WM 5-10: 1
      WM 30-40: 1
      WF < 5: 1
      WF 5-10: 1
      WF 30-40: 1
      Slave M < 10: 6
      Slave M 10-24: 3
      Slave M 24-36: 1
      Slave F < 10: 5
      Slave F 10-24: 2
      Slave F 24-36: 4
      Slave F 36-55: 1
      Total: 28
      Note: Slave M < 10 is pretty illegible. So, this is inferred from the total minus the rest of the people.
    Will 18 Nov 1831  Rockingham Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • Lend to my beloved wife Sina Bailey, eight negroes Sweet(?), Billy, Charles, Clem, Big Ann, Louisa, Haley during her natural life, also boy Hall, girl Ann (called Little Ann) and Big Ann's youngest child to dispose of as she sees proper along with all my stock of all kinds, except such as I shall bequeath, also my household and kitchen furniture, all my working utensils of every kind also my watch and Diploma also I lend to my beloved wife Senia during her natural life all my lands, to wit the tract where I now live containing 180 acres more or less also another tract lying on lick fork of Hogan's Creek containing 211 1/2 acres and at my wife's death my will and desire is that the lands lent my wife be equally divided between my two sons Giles Pinkney Bailey and Otway L Bailey to them and their heirs forever.

      I give to my daughter Nancy Bailey my boy Jessee girl Suffey daughter of Nancy in addition to the negroes left her by her grand mother Roleets, Louis Leah Leonard Granasion Cinthy & Muneria with their present and future increase.

      I give to my son Giles Pinkney Bailey my boy Guilford Leda Ellelly Munroe and Bedford in addition to the negroes willed him by his grand mother Roleets Sweet, Hannah with her present increase and future increase.

      To my daughter Sarah Jane Bailey my girl Nancy boy Dan girl Lauran Girl Permelia girl Merah boy Caton

      To my son Otway L. Bailey my woman Esther boy Roblen girl Hanett girl Lellee boy Henry son of Esther girl Lehany

      To my daughter Eliza Virginia Bailey my girl Frankey boy Moses boy Madeson girl Aryan girl Dinah boy Huy son of Leuda

      It is my wish and my desire that my estate be kept together and no division made until my children come of age or marry and should any of my children die before they arrive at lawful age or get their property their portion be equally divided between my surviving children and should any of my children marry and have no lawful issue my will is that the person to whom they marry have one half of his or her property and the other part be divided between my living children.

      It is my will that when my children marry that each of them have one bed and furniture, 4 head of cattle, 5 head of hogs, 1 horse worth forty or fifty dollars.

      I appoint my friend John Bethell executor, my wife Senia Bailey executrix

      Witness William Bethell Jr.
    Died 23 Dec 1831  Rockingham Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Ruffin, Rockingham Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    Lick Fork Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery 
    Headstone - Otway L. Bailey
    Headstone - Otway L. Bailey
    Person ID I655  Scott Dickson's Family
    Last Modified 30 May 2020 

    Father Peter Cock Bailey,   b. 9 Oct 1765, Henrico Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1844, Hopkins Co., Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Sarah Baker,   b. Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1830, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 27 Aug 1792  Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17
    • MARRIAGE: IGI 7809413,84

      Mecklenburg Marriage Index says 1793. Virginia Compiled Marriages says 1792.

      Minister: William Creath
    Family ID F406  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 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  [18
    • "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.
    Children 
     1. Nancy B. Bailey,   b. Jul 1823, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Dr. Giles Pinkney Bailey,   b. 1825, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 10 Oct 1881, Rockingham Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 56 years)
     3. Sarah Jane Bailey,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Otway Licepious Bailey,   b. 1829, Rockingham Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 24 Mar 1896, Rockingham Co., North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 67 years)
     5. Eliza Virginia Bailey,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2021 
    Family ID F3145  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Sep 1793 - Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduation - Address:
    University of Pennsylvania Medical School - 6 Apr 1820 - Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMisc - appeared in Superior Court - 7 Sep 1820 - Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPossessions - sold with is father personal property to satisfy debts - 24 Mar 1821 - Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMisc - gives power of attorney to Thomas Burnett - 23 Jun 1821 - Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Nov 1821 - Rockingham Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPossessions - with his father, sold slaves - 15 Feb 1823 - Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 15 Feb 1823 - Rockingham County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPossessions - with his father, sold a mill to William Field - 23 Apr 1824 - Mecklenburg Co., Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1830 - Rockingham Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - 18 Nov 1831 - Rockingham Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Dec 1831 - Rockingham Co., North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Lick Fork Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery - - Ruffin, Rockingham Co., North Carolina
    Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Notes 
    • IGI lists as Otway Licopious Bailey

  • Sources 
    1. [S207] Descendants of Thomas & Cicily Reynolds Baley/Bail.

    2. [S206] William Bayley of Jameston, Virginia, C. Tennyson.

    3. [S641] Find A Grave, 2 June 2012; Dr Otway L Bailey; 15713783; BCBurt.

    4. [S1022] American Medical Recorder, p. 315.

    5. [S1023] Catalog of University of PA Medical School, p. 8.

    6. [S1633] Virginia, Mecklenburg, Superior Court Order Books, 20 May 2020; Order Book 1, p. 423, William Townes vs Otway Bailey.

    7. [S1627] Virginia, Mecklenburg, Deed records, 1765-1905 ; general index to deeds, 1765-1933, 23 May 2020; Deed Book 19, pp 316-318, Peter Bailey with Otway Bailey and William Price to Nathaniel Maclin.

    8. [S1627] Virginia, Mecklenburg, Deed records, 1765-1905 ; general index to deeds, 1765-1933, 23 May 2020; Deed Book 19, p 160, Otway Bailey power of attorney to Thomas Burnett.

    9. [S1627] Virginia, Mecklenburg, Deed records, 1765-1905 ; general index to deeds, 1765-1933, 23 May 2020; Deed Book 20, p. 325, Peter & Otway Bailey to Nathaniel Macklin.

    10. [S1627] Virginia, Mecklenburg, Deed records, 1765-1905 ; general index to deeds, 1765-1933, 23 May 2020; Deed Book 21, p. 167, Peter and Sarah Bailey, Otway and Sine Bailey to William Field.

    11. [S1026] North Carolina, Wills and Probate Records, 1665-1998, 2 April 2016; Rockingham County, Wills, 1804-1864, Otway L Bailey.

    12. [S1447] Mecklenburg, Virginia, Marriages Index, 1765-1810, 30 September 2018; Peter Bailey to Sarah Baker, 27 Aug 1793, page 3.

    13. [S1448] Virginia, Compiled Marriages, 1660-1800, 30 September 2018; Peter Bailey to Sarah Baker, 27 Aug 1793, Mecklenburg County, Virginia.

    14. [S1625] Virginia, Mecklenburg, Marriage bonds, 1770-1912, 19 April 2020; Peter Bailey to Sarah Baker, 27 Aug 1792.
      https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91S-TT79?cat=641904

    15. [S1626] Virginia, Mecklenburg, Will records, 1765-1922 ; general index to wills and list of heirs, decedents, 1765-1948, 19 April 2020; Will Book 3, p. 221, Jane Baker.

    16. [S1630] Virginia, Mecklenburg, Marriage returns of ministers, 1785-1841, 9 May 2020; p. 3, Peter Bailey to Sarah Baker, 27 Aug 1793.

    17. [S451] Adventurers of Purse and Person, Vol. 1, p.158, Roger Cock Bailey.

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


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