The below is all I know of my Bailiff roots, only the names Mary who is daughter of Robert Bailiff. Only other thing I know is Malissa also married a Newton. Malissa Ann Eaves m John S Newton they are my gg-grandparents. If any of this sounds familiar plaease email me at email@example.com
JOHN H.6 EAVES (Graves5, Bartlett4, , Graves2-3, William1) was born about 1821, in Alabama (census);died 12 March 1851 in Lauderdale County, Miss.He married MARY BAILIFF 29 Jan. 1841 in Perry County, Ala.She was born in May 1821 in Tennessee (1900 census), the daughter of John’s stepfather, Robert Bailiff; died after 1900, probably in Mississippi (1900 census).She married (2) JAMES NEWTON 12 Jan 1860, Lauderdale County.He was born about 1820/22 in North Carolina; died by 1900 (census).
Melissa A. Eaves was the daughter of John H. Eaves and Mary Bailiff, .John died after they had three children; Mary Bailiff Eaves then married James Newton.