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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Baily Family History

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Baily Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources below you will be able to find a birth record and, from that, a birth certificate can be ordered which lists the names of the mother and father, taking you back another generation in your tree. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Baily family tree.

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Some Famous People with the surname of Baily

Wikipedia Edward Hodges Baily RA FRS (10 March 1788 - 22 May 1867) - (sometimes misspelled "Bailey") was an English sculptor who was born in Bristol.
Wikipedia Francis Baily (28 April 1774 ? 30 August 1844) was an British astronomer, most famous for his observations of 'Baily's beads' during an eclipse of the Sun.
Wikipedia William Hellier Baily (1819?1888) was an English palaeontologist.
Wikipedia Thomas Baily (c.
Wikipedia Edward Peter Baily (St John's Wood, London 18 January 1852 - Tupsley, Herefordshire 21 January 1941) was an English cricketer.
Wikipedia Kirk Baily (born September 9, 1952) is an American actor and voice actor.
Wikipedia Cyril Baily (July 17, 1880 ? September 21, 1924) was an English cricketer.