Nicholas Baylies (1719 - 1807) MP

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Nicknames: "Nicholas Bailey"
Birthplace: England
Death: Died
Occupation: Major in the French and Indian War
Managed by: Walter G. Ashworth
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About Nicholas Baylies

Dighton, Massachusetts was where the Baylies family truly became established in British America. Given his experience as an ironmaster, it is no surprise that he established an ironworks on the Three Mile River between Dighton and Taunton.

It was iron from this site that was used for the anchor of the U.S.S. Constitution, berthed presently in Boston Massachusetts. In charge of the Iron Works during this period was Hodijah Baylies, his youngest son. Formally Aid de Camp to General Benjamin Lincoln, then General George Washington, then became Judge Baylies. (my 5th Great Uncle)

Walter Ashworth 5th Great Grandson

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Major Nicholas Baylies's Timeline

1719
May 19, 1719
England
1738
November 29, 1738
Age 19
Taunton, Bristol County, Province of Massachusetts
1739
November 15, 1739
Age 20
1741
July 18, 1741
Age 22
Uxbridge, Worcester County, Province of Massachusetts
1743
December 3, 1743
Age 24
1745
March, 1745
Age 25
1748
October 16, 1748
Age 29
1752
June 20, 1752
Age 33
1756
September 17, 1756
Age 37
Ma
1807
September 15, 1807
Age 88