Mary Estelle Bailey1

F, #771, b. 20 November 1875, d. 26 September 1910
Last Edited=1 Jul 2014
     Mary Estelle Bailey, daughter of Thomas Bailey and Jane Elam, was born on 20 November 1875 at Wisconsin.2,3 Mary Estelle Bailey was the daughter of Thomas Bailey and Jane Elam.

Mary Estelle Bailey appeared on the United States census of 1880 in the household of Thomas Bailey at Erie, Weld County, Colorado.45

Mary Estelle Bailey married Isaac Griffiths on 6 April 1898 at Boulder County, Colorado.5

Mary Estelle Bailey appeared on the United States census of 1900 in the household of Thomas Bailey at Arapahoe County, Colorado.6

Mary Estelle Bailey appeared on the United States census of 28 April 1910 in the household of Isaac Griffiths at Lafayette, Boulder County, Colorado.7

Mary Estelle Bailey died on 26 September 1910 at Lafayette, Boulder County, Colorado, at age 34.8 and was buried at Lafayette Cemetery, Lafayette, Boulder County, Colorado.9

An obituary appeared in the 30 Sep 1910 edition of the Lafayette (CO) Leader:

"Death of Mary E. Griffth
Mrs. Mary E. Griffith was born in Wisconsin Nov. 20, 1875. Died in Lafayette, Colo., September 26, 1910, age 34 years, ten months and 2 days. She removed with her parents to Colorado when she was a child, and lived in and near Lafayette ever since. She was the daughter of Thomas and Jane Bailey. She was married to J. W. Griffith April 6, 1898.

She was devoted to her home and is spoken of by her many friends as having been untiring in her efforts to make her home a happy haven for her husband and only child.

The very large number of people who attended her funeral spoke of the high esteem in which she was held by those who knew her. She leaves her father, mother, husband, son, five brothers and one sister to mourn their loss. The brothers are Rufus, Thomas, Frank, Ulysses S., and Wm. S. Bailey; the sister is Mrs. Bottomfield..."8

Child of Mary Estelle Bailey and Isaac Griffiths

Citations

  1. [S218] "Civil War Military Pension File", Pension Claim Number 701781; photocopy or digital copy is in the personal records of this researcher; Florence, Pinal County, Arizona. Hereinafter cited as "Bailey Pension File."
  2. [S1] 1900 United States Census, population schedule; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  3. [S218] "Civil War Military Pension File", Pension Claim Number 701781; photocopy or digital copy is in the personal records of this researcher; Florence, Pinal County, Arizona, Thomas Bailey gives the birth date for Mary Estell Bailey in an affidavit attached to his Military Pension File.. Hereinafter cited as "Bailey Pension File."
  4. [S35] 1880 United States Census, population schedule, Erie, Weld County, CO. Enumeration District 110, Page 505. Listed as a bookkeeper.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  5. [S324] Wanda Burch Armstead and Rose Rugg Northrop, compiler, Boulder County Colorado marriage Records 1860-1900 (Boulder, Colorado: Boulder Genealogical Society, 1982), Page 86.. Hereinafter cited as Boulder County Colorado Marriages.
  6. [S1] 1900 United States Census, population schedule, Arapaho County, Colorado. Enumeration District 135, sheet 10. Listed as a farmer.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  7. [S2] 1910 United States Census, population schedule, Lafayette, Boulder County, Colorado, Supervisor's District 1, Enumeration District 30, sheet 14B, line 90.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  8. [S441] Darlene Taylor, "Correspondence with Darlene Taylor Regarding the Bailey Family," (author E-Mail address private) at unknown address, to this resercher, 20 July 2010, This information came viaWorldConnect Post-em.. Hereinafter cited as "Correspondence - Darlene Taylor."
  9. [S26] Cemetery Headstone, Lafayette Cemetery, Lafayette, Boulder County, Colorado. Image from coloradogavestones.org. A Photograph is in the personal records of this researcher, Florence, Pinal County, Arizona.
  10. [S2] 1910 United States Census, population schedule; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.