James Bailey was born ca. 1760 and believed to be the son of Nathaniel Bailey and Janet Elizabeth Sawyer. James married Mary Carter (b. 1765-d. 1833) of South Carolina. James Bailey fought as a Loyalist in the Revolutionary War. He died 1819 in Pendleton District, South Carolina.
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James and Mary had the following known children:
- Elizabeth Bailey (b. Anderson, South Carolina)
- Frances Wright Bailey (b. Aug 18, 1784 Anderson SC – d. Nov. 14, 1862 Anderson, SC) married John Fleming 1818 Anderson, SC moved to Georgia
- Wyatt Baily (b. ca. 1794 Pendleton District, SC – d. 1868 Centreville, AL) married Margaret “Peggy” Turner 1817 Anderson, SC
- Martha Bailey – (b. ca. 1797 Anderson, SC – d. Sep 29, 1866 Anderson, SC) married Levi Garrison ca. 1818 in South Carolina
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Surnames of some of the descendants include: ABERNATHY, ARNOLD, AVERY, BAILY, BELCHER, BOYD, BRACKNELL, BRICE, BROWN, CADDELL, CANN, CLEMENTS, COOK, COX, CREEL, DAVIS, DEASON, EADY, ELAM, FLEMING, FOREST, FARIN, FOLEY, GARRISON, HAASE, HAMNER, HARPER, HENDERSON, HOBSON, HOGGLE, HORTON, HUBBARD, JOHNS, JOHNSON, JOHNSTON, KINARD, KORNEGAY, KROUT, KYZER, LANGFORD, LOYLESS, MARTIN, MATHIS, MAYFIELD, MCCARY, MEDDERS, MEGGS, MEIGS, MITCHELL, MOORE, MORGAN, MORRIS, MORRISON, MURPHY, NICHOLS, OWENS, OWNES, PALMER, PARMER, PULLEY, RAGLAND, RENN, SHERBETT, SHOWS, SKELTON, SMITH, STEELE, STOUGH, THOMPSON, TOOMES, TOMMIE, TUCKER, TURCOTTE, TURNER, WALLACE, WYRES