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Joel  Bailey 

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1776 - 1850
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Joel Bailey
10/1/1833 - 11/30/1909
(Shown at age 47)
Joel Bailey was born on October 1, 1833 in Mars Bluff, Marion County, South Carolina and died on November 30, 1909 in Mars Bluff, Marion County, South Carolina. He lived to be 76 years old.

Children of Joel Bailey and Elizabeth Parker are:
1.Matilda Bailey, born 09 Mar 1862 in Mars Bluff, Marion, SC died 14 Oct 1935 in Mars Bluff, Florence, SC.
2. Ervin Bailey, born 17 Feb 1865 in Mars Bluff, Marion, SC died 01 Dec 1952 in Florence County, SC.
3. Jessica Bailey, born 1866 in Mars Bluff, Marion, SC died before 1880.
4. Captain Dozier Earnest Bailey, born 11 Mar 1868 in Mars Bluff, Marion, SC died 06 May 1945 in Florence County, SC.
5. McQueen Bailey, born Sep 1869 in Mars Bluff, Marion,SC died 26 Dec 1923 in Mars Bluff, Florence, SC.
6. Ella Bailey, born 08 Nov 1870 in Mars Bluff, Marion, SC ; died 04 Jul 1940.
7. Ellen Bailey, born 22 Apr 1873 in Mars Bluff, Marion SC; died Jun 1958.
8. Weston Alifair Bailey, born 18 Jul 1875 in Mars Bluff, Marion, SC; died 24 Oct 1935.
9. Shennie Bailey, born 17 Jan 1878 in Mars Bluff, Marion,SC; died 13 Dec 1949.
10. Marrie Bailey, born 20 Apr 1880 in Mars Bluff, Marion, SC ; died 29 Nov 1893 in Mars Bluff, Marion,SC.
11. Eveston Bailey, born 04 Mar 1883 in Mars Bluff, Marion, SC; died 25 Oct 1935 in Mars Bluff, Florence, SC.
12. Kinlough Bailey, born 03 Sep 1886 in Mars Bluff, Marion, SC ; died 30 Nov 1916.
Census6/11/1880 Jeffreys SC (Marion County) 46 yrs old 
family # 175 Joel Baily (age 45),Elizabeth (wife, age 34),Matilda(daughter, age 17), Ervin (son age 14), Dozier (son age 12), Mc Queen (son age 10), Ella (daughter age 9), Ellen (daughter age 7), Wallifair (daughter age 4), Sherrey (daughter age 2), no name (daughter born in May, age 1mo.) Joel, Matilda, Ervin & Dozier are all listed as laborers. All are born in SC. 

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6 1839 Goodyear invents vulcanized rubber, opening the door for tires and other rubber products.
11 1844 The first telegraph message is sent by Morse, who later invents the Mores Code
20 1853 The process of creating steel is invented by Besermer in Britain and Kelly in the U.S.
23 1856 The first Neanderthal fossils are found near Germany
26 1859 Charles Darwin publishes "Origin of Species" and begins the evolution theory.
32 1865 Mendel publishes his papers on genetics and introduces the concept to the public.
36 1869 Cro-magnon Man fossils are found in France
44 1877 Edison invents the phonograph permitting music and voices to be recorded and replayed.
46 1879 Edison invents the electric light bulb.
56 1889 The first calculating machine is invented and uses punch cards
62 1895 Wireless telegraph and the "antenna" are invented but it covers a very short distance.
64 1897 First ship to shore message is sent using an improved form of wireless telegraph
67 1900 Freud publishes his book "The Interpretation of Dreams"
67 1900 The cause of yellow fever is discovered. It is proven that the fever is spread by mosquitoes. This rallies an effort to provide better mosquito control.
68 1901 First transatlantic wireless telegraph is sent.
69 1902 The first Tyrannosaurus Rex fossil is discovered.
70 1903 Wright Brothers complete the first successful flight with an airplane at Kitty Hawk
71 1904 The first vacuum tube diode is invented by Fleming
73 1906 Kellogg sells the first box of Corn Flakes
73 1906 The triode vacuum tube is invented
73 1906 Electrons are discovered by Thomson
1 1834 July 9 - The S.S. John Randolph, the first successful iron steamship, is launched in Savannah
28 1861 NEWS HEADLINES: American Civil war begins at Ft. Sumter, located in Charleston Harbor, VA.
29 1862 NEWS HEADLINES: May 20, 1862 the US government passes the Homestead Act to provide cheap land for settlement of lower Southeast and West.
49 1882 NEWS HEADLINES: Edison creates the first large power station in New York City, making it the first place in America to have electricity.
52 1885 NEWS HEADLINES: Eastman invents the box camera. For the first time photography becomes affordable for the average citizen.
75 1908 NEWS HEADLINES: Henry Ford produces the first Model T automobile
27 1860 About 63,000 men from South Carolina served in the Confederate armed forces.
35 1868 South Carolina was readmitted to the Union.
2 1835 Second Seminole Indian War begins.
4 1837 The trickery used to capture Seminole Indian Chief Osceola (Assi Yohola) creates a public uproar and U.S. General Jesup is publicly condemned.
7 1840 Oregon Trail is established
9 1842 Second Seminole Indian War ends and thousands of Seminole Indians are forced to move west of the Mississippi.
22 1855 Third Seminole Indian War begins. It ends three years later when Chief Billy Bowlegs and his band are forced to move from Florida.
27 1860 Presidential election puts Abraham Lincoln in office. The campaign has heated the issues regarding slavery in the south.
29 1862 May 20, 1862 the US government passes the Homestead Act to provide cheap land for settlement of lower Southeast and West.
30 1863 Abraham Lincoln issues the "Emancipation Proclamation" freeing slaves.
32 1865 American Civil war ends with General Lee's surrender at Appomattox, VA. Reconstruction begins in the "old South"
35 1868 An eight-hour work day is established for federal employees.
42 1875 Tennessee enacts Jim Crow law.
43 1876 The National League of Baseball is founded
76 1909 The National Association for Advancement of Colored People is formed (NAACP)
76 1909 The "Piltdown Man" hoax -- a fake archeological discovery announced by dishonest scientists who wanted to "prove" that human beings had evolved in Europe
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Elizabeth Parker
Born on April 7, 1845 and died about 1920
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