The family line I am working on begins:
James H Bailey: born about in Alabama. He married Manerva H (?). She was born about 1828 in Tennessee.
Joshua A Bailey, born April 1843 in Georgia (my great great grandfather)
James W Bailey, born 1845 in Georgia
Mary A. E. Bailey, born 1847 in Georgia.
Louisa J. Bailey, born 1850 in Georgia.
William H.P. Bailey, born 1852 in Georgia.
Sarah M. Bailey, born 1858 in Georgia
Joshua A. Bailey, born 1843 in Georgia. He married Mary (?) about 1869. She was born February 1844 in Georgia.
Mary M. Bailey, born May 1870 in Georgia.
John H. Bailey, born May 1872 in Georgia.
James Wesley Bailey, born September 1874 in Georgia.
William Oscar Bailey, born September 1876 in Georgia (my great grand father)
Charles C Bailey, born September 1878.
Mary M Bailey married William H. Turner about 1888 in Georgia. He was born December 1862 in Georgia.
Children of Mary Bailey and William Turner are:
William D Turner, born March 1890 in GA
Henry Turner, born February 1892 in GA.
George Turner, born January 1894 in GA.
Ella Turner, born Ferruary 1898 in GA.
John H Bailey married Susan (?) about 1892. She was born in September 1871 in GA.
Children of John H and Susan are:
Claud W Bailey, born May 1893 in GA.
John T. Bailey, born August 1895 in GA.
Virgil R. Bailey, born February 1898 in GA
Hudson S. Bailey, born April 1900 in GA
Harold Bailey, born April 1900 in GA
James Wesley Bailey married Della (?) about 1894. She was born in February 1877.
Children of James and Della are:
Grace C Bailey, born May 1897.
William Oscar Bailey married Frances C. Dunaway in 1899. She was born May 1882 in GA.
Children of Oscar and Frances are:
Cecil Clayton Bailey (my grandfather), born February 26,1901 in Dalton, Whitfield County, Ga. Cecil died in January 1967 in Childress, Texas.
Male child born 1901 and 1904 (died a few hours after birth). I have not been able to determine if he was named.
Mildred B Bailey, born 1904
Cecil Clayton Bailey married Mattie Pearl Goodson about 1925. She was the daughter of John Goodson and Ruby Reed (American Indian). She died in 1948.
Children of Cecil and Mattie are:
Erma Lee Bailey, born July 1,1926; died July 11,1990. She married Johnny Lee Nelson.
Ernestine Lasley Bailey, born March 1,1930. She married Mr. Lankford (she is still living)
James Wesley Bailey, born March 4,1933; died May 4,1995.
Ruby Frances Bailey, born March 25,1937. She married a Mr. French and a Mr. Creech. (she is still living)
Elbert Roy Bailey (my father), born May 21,1940 in Childress, Texas. Died November 12,1966 in Amarillo Texas.
Elbert Roy Bailey married Dorothy (?).
They had one child, Tammy Sue Bailey. ( I am not sure of her birth date) She died about 1998-1999.
Elbert then married Goldie Ruth Banks McIntyre (my mother), on May 25,1966.
They had one child Patricia Michelle Bailey (me) born December 23,1966.