Hugh Bailey (c.1670 - 1724) MP

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Birthplace: Newport (Present Middletown), (Present Newport County), Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
Death: Died in East Greenwich, Providence Plantations County (Present Kent County), Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
Managed by: Robert William McCann
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About Hugh Bailey

Hugh Bailey was born 1 in 1670 in Newport, Newport, Rhode Island. He died 2 in 1724.

From Records of the Bailey Family: Decendants of William Bailey of Newport, R.I., Chiefly in the Line of His Son, Hugh Bailey of East Greenwich, R.I. (Google eBook) Standard Printing Company, 1895 - 206 pages.  Page 12:

5. Hugh2 Bailey (William1) was made a freeman of the Colony at Newport, May 2, 1702.

He married

  1. 1st Anna. She died Feb. 20 or 26, 1720-1 (E. G. Records), and he married,

~ 2d, at East Greenwich, on the 30th of May, 1724, Abigail Williams of Voluntown, Conn., by Thomas Spencer, Justice. Abigail brought .£30, 15s. with her, as seen in inventory of Hugh's estate.

Hugh died shortly after this marriage, in 1724.

Hugh Bailey removed from Newport and became a resident of East Greenwich some time during the period from 1696 to 1703, as appears by the record of the birth of his children.

Children of Hugh2 Bailey and wife Anna. From East Greenwich Town Records:

  1. William* Bailey, the eldest son of Hugh Bailey and Anna his wife, was born in the town of Newport, R. I., April 29, 1696.
  2. Samuel* Bailey, the eldest son of Hugh and Ann his wife, was born in East Greenwich, R. I., July 11, 1703
  3. Joseph Bailey was born Mar. 2, 1704-5.
  4. Hannah Bailey, the eldest daughter of Hugh and Ann, was born in East Greenwich, Jan. 9, 1707-8.
  5. Sarah* Bailey, 2d daughter of Hugh and Ann, was born in East Greenwich Feb. 27, 1709-10.

Citations

  1. Benjamin Franklin Wilbour, Little Comptons Families, Clearfield Publishing Company, Page 19, .
  2. Benjamin Franklin Wilbour, Little Comptons Families, Page 19.

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Hugh Bailey's Timeline

1670
1670
Newport (Present Middletown), (Present Newport County), Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
1696
April 29, 1696
Age 26
East Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island, USA
1696
Age 26
Newport, Aquidneck Island (Present Newport County), Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
1698
August 20, 1698
Age 28
Newport, Rhode Island, USA
1703
July 11, 1703
Age 33
East Greenwich, Kent, Rhode Island, USA
1705
March 2, 1705
Age 35
East Greenwich, Providence Plantations County (Present Kent County), Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations
1710
February 27, 1710
Age 40
East Greenwich, Kent Co, Rhode Island,
1712
January 6, 1712
Age 42
East Greenwich, Kent Co, Rhode Island
1714
September 21, 1714
Age 44
East Greenwich, Kent Co, Rhode Island
1716
June 27, 1716
Age 46
East Greenwich, Kent Co, Rhode Island