Robert Lee Bailey
|About Robert Lee Bailey|
Robert Lee Bailey was born on June 24, 1925 in Calhoun County, Florida and died on February 2, 1975 somewhere in Florida. He lived to be 49 years old.
Robert Lee Bailey
6/24/1925 - 2/2/1975
He married Jewell Nichols and later married Dorothy Lee Middleton (12/15/1929 - 1/30/1984)
|Census||1/1/1940 ||Bloutstown FL (Calhoun County) ||14 yrs old |
|#36 - Busby Bailey (age 51),
Mary Bailey (46),
Brinson Bailey (18),
Ruth L. Bailey (14),
Robert L. Bailey (14),
Margaret Bailey (12). All were born in FL. Busby works as a logger for the mill. School grade completed: Busby- 3rd , Mary-7th , Brinson - 9th, Ruth - 7th, Robert -7th and Margaret - 6th., Residence in 1935: North Pear St.,Blountstown, Calhoun Co., Florida. They own their home, valued at $4,500.
|Military||6/24/1943 ||Blountstown FL (Calhoun County) ||18 yrs old |
|Name: Robert Lee Bailey,
Relationship to Draftee: Self,
Birth Place: Blountstown, Florida,
Birth Date: June 24, 1925,
Residence Place: Blountstown, Calhoun, Florida,
Registration Date: June 24, 1943,
Employer: J. A. Jones Construction Company,Wainwright Ship Yard,Address: Panama City, Fla,
Eye Color: Gray,
Hair Color: Blonde,
Height: 5" 6,
Next of Kin: Busby Bailey, Address: Box 996, Blountstown, Fla. |
|Census||1/1/1945 ||Precinct 1 FL (Calhoun County) ||19 yrs old |
|page 26 - B. Bailey (57), Mary (51), Robert (20) & Margaret (17). Busby & Mary have a 8th gr., Robert an 11 th gr. & Margaret a 12th gr. education. Busby is a farmer. All were born in FL. |
|Marriage||2/2/1950 ||Louisville KY ||24 yrs old |
|Name: Dorothy Middleton,
Event Type: Marriage Registration,
Birth date: Dec. 15, 1929,
Birth Place: Russellville, Kentucky,
Marriage Licence Date: Feb.2, 1950,
Marriage Licence Place: Indiana,
Residence Place: Louisville, Kentucky,
Father: Clarence W. Middleton,
Mother: Tiny Williams,
Spouse: Robert L. Bailey,
Officiator: William H. Vissing,
FHL Film Number: 002312745 |
|Marriage||11/20/1953 ||Robertson TN ||28 yrs old |
|Groom:: Robert Lee Bailey,
Birth Date: 1925,
Bride: Dorothy Middleton,
Birth Date: 1932,
Marriage Date: Nov.20, 1953,
Marriage Place: Robertson, Tennessee,
|Death Certificate||2/2/1975 ||KY ( Todd County) ||49 yrs old |
|Name: Robert Bailey|
BORN: June 24, 1925
Died: Feb. 1975
Social Security Death Index
|Graveyard/Tombstone||2/3/1975 ||Pea Ridge Cemetery KY (Todd County) ||49 yrs old |
|Robert Lee Bailey - Jun. 24, 1925 to
Feb. 2, 1975|
Dorothy Lee Bailey Dec. 18, 1932 - Jan. 31, 1985
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Robert, his family, and friends. For example, Robert is 2 years old when Charles Lindbergh becomes the first man to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean and Babe Ruth hits 60 home runs.
||The Tamiami Trail opens. It opens the southernmost 275 miles of U.S. Highway 41 from State Road 60 in Tampa to U.S. Route 1 (SR 5) in Miami, Florida to tourist. It also destroys many of the Seminole Indian waterways and hinders their economy.
||The Miccosukee Tribe of Florida is organized under the 1934 US Indian Reorganization Act and recognized by the federal government.
||The Seminole Tribe of Florida is organized under the 1934 US Indian Reorganization Act and recognized by the federal government.
||Goddard launched the first liquid-fueled rocket
||The first television transmission was announced in England
||Big bang theory was introduced
||The first regular television broadcast happens in England
||Hahn, Strassmann, Meitner and Frisch discover nuclear fission
||The university of Pennsylvania develops the ENIAC computer, containing 18,000 vacuum tubes
||Researches at Bell Labs invent the first transistor
||The first color television is introduced in the U.S.
||The first sex-change surgery was performed to change George Jorgensen into Christine Jorgensen.
||Sputnik is launched by the Soviets and becomes the first artificial satellite to orbit the earth. It marks the beginning of the great "space race" between the Soviet Union and the U.S.
||The ruby laser was created by Maiman
||U.S. astronaut, John Glenn, orbits the earth
||The first "space walk" was completed by the Soviet Union
||The first unmanned spacecraft hit Mars and was launched by the Soviet Union
||Discovery of "Lucy" in Africa, an almost complete hominid skeleton over 3 million years old, only 3 and a half feet tall but having adult teeth, a small brain, walked upright
||Invention of the CAT scanner (computerized axial tomography)
||NEWS HEADLINES: Orson Wells' radio production of H.G. Well's War of the Worlds causes a national panic.
||NEWS HEADLINES: The first regular television broadcast happens in the United States
||NEWS HEADLINES: December 7, 1941 -- Japan launches a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor and the US officially declares war on Japan the following day. World War II begins for American soldiers.
||NEWS HEADLINES: On June 25, the Korean War begins and the United Nations officially declaring war on North Korea two days later.
||NEWS HEADLINES: Rosa Parks refuses to give her seat to a white man on a bus in Montgomery, AL.
||NEWS HEADLINES: The first birth control pill was approved and made available to the public
||NEWS HEADLINES: On November 22, President John F. Kennedy is assassinated in Dallas, Texas by Lee Harvey Oswald.
||NEWS HEADLINES: In July, the U.S. becomes the first nation to land astronauts on the moon. Neil Armstrong becomes the first man to step on the lunar surface.
||NEWS HEADLINES: U.S. forces invade Cambodia and the Vietnam War continues to escalate. Janis Joplin and Jimi Hendrix die of drug overdoses. Four Kent State University students are killed during a Vietnam War protest.
||Charles Lindbergh becomes the first man to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean and Babe Ruth hits 60 home runs.
||Widespread prosperity of the 1920s ends abruptly with the stock market crash in October
||Drought in the Great Plains area begins, creating hardship for farm families in 19 states.
||Amelia Earhart becomes the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. The infant son of Charles Lindbergh is kidnapped and murdered.
||Franklin D. Roosevelt is elected president under his "New Deal" campaign. Frances Perkins becomes the first woman to hold a cabinet post when FDR appoints her secretary of labor. On December 5, the 21st Amendment is added to the Constitution, repealing Prohibition. Drinks for everyone!
||Congress passes the Indian Reorganization Act which allows remaining Indian tribes to reorganize.
||Farm families must leave the dust bowl-stricken Great Plains areas. The dust bowl includes areas in Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Nevada and Arkansas. Radio picks up the "Okie" songs. In all, 400,000 people leave the Great Plains.
||Congress passes the Social Security Act, giving elder Americans Social Security money for the first time.
||Hollywood releases The Wizard of Oz, one of the first films to be made in color.
||Japanese Americans are relocated to internment camps; Almost 400,000 coal miners go on strike; Race riots break out in Los Angeles and Detroit.
||On June 6, Allied forces invade Normandy (referred to as "D-Day")
||President Roosevelt dies; The United Nations is established; the first atomic bomb is dropped on Hiroshima.
||The nationally televised McCarthy hearings lead to Senator Joseph McCarthy's downfall; Segregation by race in schools is declared unconstitutional by the Supreme Court; Congress adds the words "under God" to the Pledge of Allegiance and requires "In God We Trust" to appear on all American currency.
||The Cuban missile crisis escalates and Americans prepare for a Nuclear War with Fidel Castro in Cuba.
||The Black Panther party is founded.
||Martin Luther King leads an anti Vietnam protest in New York; The American Indian Movement is founded; Robert Kennedy and Martin Luther King are assassinated; Three Apollo astronauts are killed in a fire on the launch pad.
||Charles Manson is found guilt of murder.
||Break-in at the Democratic headquarters sets of the Watergate Scandal.
||The Vietnam War peace pacts were signed in Paris and the last of the American forces finally leave Vietnam.
||Hitler annexes Anschluss into Germany. At the Munich Conference, Germany is given a portion of Czechoslovakia.
||Hitler takes over all of Czechoslovakia. On Sept. 1st, Germany invades Poland. On Sept. 3rd, Great Britain and France declare war on Germany. World War II has begun.
||World War II ends with a Japanese delegation signing instrument of surrender aboard battleship Missouri in Tokyo Bay.
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