Jan 13, 2010

Bailie, John

Last Name:  Bailie
First Name:  John
Date of Birth:  5 Jul 1788
Place of Birth:  HMS Carnatic, Angola, Southern Africa (Ongola, Madras)
Parents – Father:  Col. Thomas Bailie
Parents – Mother:  Amelia Hope
Spouse:  Amelia Crause born about 1790 of Pembury, Kent, England, died 1864 Grahamstown.
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Marriage Place:
Date of Death:  29 Jul 1852
Place of Death:  St. Johns, Natal, South Africa

Notes:  Bailie’s party of 1820 Settlers.  DN 341/1850, 7047/1863.  John Bailie was a lieutenant in the Royal Navy, later a captain in the Provisional Colonial Infantry.  He led men down the Bashee and Mpako Rivers.  His children were:

Charles  Theodore was born 19 Aug 1810 at St. George the Martyr, Southwark, London, married 10 Dec 1833 Grahamstown to Letitia Robertson, was a Lt. in 1st Batt. Provisional Colonial Infantry and died 1835 Umnxesha River, Cape.�
Archibald Hope Bailie (q.v.) born 27 Sep 1812 St. Mary Lambeth, Surrey, married 2 Nov 1835 Grahamstown to Jane A. Cumming, and died 23 Jun 1850 Port Elizabeth of wounds received in the war of 1846/7.�
Thomas Cockburn Bailie born 1813 St. Mary Lambeth, married 16 Dec 1834 Grahamstown to Margaret Campbell, served in the 1834/5 war and led a Fingo Force in 1851 against Basuto.�
John Amelius Bailie born 1815 St. Mary Lambeth, married 1842 Elizabeth Lucas, was a Wesleyan Minister, and died 20 Jun 1883 (q.v.)

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