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Family: Burton Ulysses Bailey / Sarah Elizabeth Case (F56896)

m. 29 Dec 1886


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  • Father | Male
    Burton Ulysses Bailey

    Born  17 Feb 1869  Ogden Ctr., Lenawee Co., MI Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     
    Married  29 Dec 1886  [1, 2]  Palmyra, Lenawee Co. MI  [1, 2] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father   
    Mother   

    Mother | Female
    Sarah Elizabeth Case

    Born  29 May 1871  Ogden Ctr., Lenawee Co., MI Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  28 Dec 1940  Adrian, Lenawee Co. MI Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Father  Clinton Christopher Case | F56623 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Gerena M. Ostrum | F56623 Group Sheet 

  • Notes  Married:
    • They celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in 1936. Article from Adrian Daily Telegram states:

      Mr. and Mrs. Burton Bailey of Palmyura Celebrate 50th Wedding Anniversary.
      Palmyra, Dec. 31 - Mr. and Mrs. Burton Bailey of Palmyra were pleasantly surprised Tuesday evening by their children, grandchildren and near relatives in celebration of their golden wedding anniversary. The evening was spent socially and refreshments were served in conclusion. Mr. and Mrs. Bailey were presented with several gifts. The guests were Mrs. Sam Clough and daughter Betty of Holly, Mrs. Paul Sheldon and son Roger Dean of Tecemseh, Mrs. C. L. Bennington and daughters Wava and Hazel and son Keith of Ogden Center, Miss Harrietta Duer of Adrian, Mr. and Mrs. Merl Bailey and daughter Shirley and son Stanley of Palmyra, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Snyder, Mr. and Mrs. Albert Marks Jr. and daughter Patsy Ann of Blissfield.

      Mr. and Mrs. Bailey were married December 29, 1886, in Palmyra by Justice of the Peace William Baldwin. They were lifelong residents of Lenawee county, living in Ogden and Palmyra townships. Mr. Bailey is 67 years of age and Mrs. Bailey is 65. To them were born three daughters, Mrs. Sam Clough of Holly, Mrs. George Cary of Chicoga (sic) and Mrs. C. L. Bennington of Ogden Center and one son Merl of Palmyra. They have 15 grandchildren and six great grandchildren.

  • Sources 
    1. [S387] WWW.Rootsweb..Com, Lenawee Co., MI Mailing List, by Janis Reister 4/28/2000 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S565] Case Family, Janis W Reister , (WWW.Ancestry.Com).