Bailey Connolly1

#6139, b. about 1808
Last Edited:1 Jan 2017
FatherCyrus Payne Connolly1 b. 17 Nov 1778, d. 1856
MotherMary Elizabeth Callicott1 b. about 1787, d. Sep 1866

Children of Bailey Connolly and Rebecca Erwin

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthBailey Connolly was born about 1808 at NC.2,3,4
Census1810, male 00-10Based on age, it is possible that Bailey Connolly was counted as a free white male under the age of ten, in the household of Cyrus Payne Connolly on the 1810 Federal Census at Morganton, Burke County, NC.5
Census1820, male 10-16Based on age, it is possible that Bailey Connolly was counted as a free white male 10 to 16 years old, in the household of Cyrus Payne Connolly on the 1820 Federal Census at Burke County, NC.6
Census1830, male 20-30Based on age, it is possible that Bailey Connolly was counted as a free white male, age 20 to 30, in the household of Cyrus Payne Connolly on the 1830 Census at Burke County, NC.7
Marr BondA bond for the marriage of Bailey Connely and Rebecca Erwin was signed on 8 Nov 1832 at Burke County, NC. Second bondsman was Elijah Bradshaw, and it was witnessed by J. Erwin, Deputy Clerk.8
Census1840Bailey Connolly was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1840 census at Yancey County, NC. Based on known or estimated ages, it is possible that the following were also living in the household: James C. Connolly, free white male under five years of age; Margaret A Connolly, free white female under five years of age; Elizabeth Connolly, free white female five to ten years old; Rebecca Erwin, free white female 30 to 40 years old. A female slave age 10-23 also lived with them.9
Census1850Baily Connelly (given age 42) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1850 census at Cherokee County, NC, with his wife, Rebecca. Other household members included Elizabeth Connelly (given age 16), James C. Connelly (given age 13), Margaret Connelly (given age 11), Caleb C. Connelly (given age 10), William M. Connelly (given age 6) and Patsy C. Connelly (given age 4). Bailey was a farmer. The household of his parents was enumerated next to his, as well as that of Lawson Connelly (given age 34).2
Census1860Baily Conolly (given age 52) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1860 census at Hartville, Wright County, MO, with his wife, Rebecca; Margaret Conolly (given age 20), Calep Conolly (given age 18), Wm Conolly (given age 15), Martha Conolly (given age 13) and Mary C. Conolly (given age 9). Bailey was a farmer, with real estate valued at $600 and personal estate of $500..3
DeathBailey Connolly died in Wright County, MO.1

Citations:

  1. [S342] "Ancestors of Fay George Smith and Amy Jewel Anderson" to Joyce B Rivette. Held by Melissa Fay Jones.
  2. [S574] 1850 U.S. Census. NC. Cherokee County. population schedule.
  3. [S425] 1860 U.S. Census. MO. Wright County. population schedule.
  4. [S568] Missouri State Archives. Missouri Death Certificates 1910-1960. Online http://www.sos.mo.gov/images/archives/deathcerts
  5. [S1527] 1810 U.S. Census. NC. Burke County. population schedule.
  6. [S1528] 1820 U.S. Census. NC. Burke County. Population schedule. Digital images.
  7. [S1529] 1830 U.S. Census. NC. Burke County. Population schedule. Digital images.
  8. [S1531] NC. Burke County. Marriage bond (image). Marriage Bonds, 1809-1879. North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh, Wake, NC, USA.
  9. [S1530] 1840 U.S. Census. NC. Yancey County. population schedule.