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History of Greene County, Pennsylvania


J. E. BAILEY, farmer and stock-grower, was born in Cumberland Township, Greene County, May 22, 1858.  He is a son of Ellis B. Bailey, whose biography appears in this volume.  He is the fourth in a family of eight children.  He received a common-school education, and also attended Greene Academy at Carmichaels, Pennsylvania.  Mr. Bailey married Miss Ella, daughter of J. M. and Charlotte (Rinehart) Morris.  They have one child, Earl, and interseting [sic] little fellow of four years.  Mrs. Bailey’s father, Morris Morris, is a prominent farmer and stock-grower of Greene Township, and one of its most influential citizens.  He is an ardent Democrat and has taken an active part in the politics of the county.  Mr. Bailey is a representative young man of his township, is a Republican in politics, and a member of the Presbyterian Church.


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History of Greene County, Pennsylvania

Samuel P. Bates

Nelson, Rishforth & Co., Chicago. 1888


Transcribed by Annette Bame Peebles

The Greene County, Pennsylvania Biographies Project –

Date of Transcription: 18 June 2007

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