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Captain John W. Bailey, IV

Birthdate: (88)
Birthplace: Westmoreland County, Province of Virginia
Death: circa October 29, 1836 (80-96)
Harlan County, Kentucky, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Bailey III and Catherine Wright
Husband of Sarah Bailey
Father of John Thumby Bailey, V; William R Bailey; Nancy Baill; Sarah Jane Bailey; Lucy Chadwell and 5 others
Brother of Carr Bailey; Wright Bailey; William Bailey; Joseph Bailey and John Bailey, Sr

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About Capt. John W. Bailey

Served in the American Revolution and was made Captain; "Harlan Mountain Roots", [vol XIV, no II,pg 67]

Also as noted by Dennis Bailey "Another Place in Time"; [Dennis has John's pension papers and his "Military Bounty L and Warranty Grant"] (John) was awarded at the conclusion of the receive 4000 acres for his services in the Virginia Continental Line as a three year Captain. 2000 acres being in Lincoln Co, KY - later Knox Co, KY - later Harlan Co, KY; 1000 acres at Caney Fork at Indian Creek, surveyed in 1797, book 4, pg 587 which he sold to Eli Williams on Dec 6, 1798 [book 10, pg 123].1010 acres, Logan Co, KY on the Red River & Big Whipperwill, surveyed Feb 6, 1799 [book 7, pg 581].

John made his residence here on the Cumberland River beginning at the mouth of Pucketts Creek

--------------------------- Birth: 1749 Westmoreland County Virginia, USA Death: 1830 Harlan County Kentucky, USA

John and Sarah had 16 kids.

Family links:

 John Bailey (1719 - 1779)
 Catherine Wright Bailey (1724 - 1800)

 Sarah Tatum Minter Bailey (1754 - 1800)*

 John Thumby Bailey (1773 - 1850)*
 John Tandy Bailey (1797 - 1881)*
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Burial: Unknown

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Capt. John W. Bailey's Timeline

Westmoreland County, Province of Virginia
Age 25
Washington County, Virginia
Age 27
Hawkins, Tennessee, USA
Age 29
North Carolina, United States
Age 32
May 2, 1784
Age 36
Hawkins, TN, United States
Age 39
Orange County, North Carolina, United States
February 28, 1797
Age 49
Hawkins, Tennessee, United States
October 29, 1836
Age 88
Harlan County, Kentucky, United States