Bailey, Rev. Vaughn Lazarre

Bailey, Rev. Vaughn Lazarre

Male 1924 - 1993  (69 years)

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  • Name Bailey, Vaughn Lazarre  [1, 2, 3
    Title Rev. 
    Born 19 Apr 1924  Portland, Jay County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4
    Gender Male 
    Census 28 Apr 1950  Harrison, Montgomery County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 24 May 1993  Portland, Jay County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 24 May 1993  Muncie, Delaware County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 6
    Buried Green Park Cemetery, Portland, Jay County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Siblings 6 siblings 
    Person ID I35871  Sackett | Descendants of Simon Sackett the Colonist, Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder
    Last Modified 28 Jul 2022 

    Father Bailey, James Lylburn,   b. 25 Jul 1886, Pennville, Jay County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1971, Jay County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Tindall, Nancy Isabel,   b. 15 Feb 1882, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1964  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 30 Sep 1905  Jay County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Children 7 children 
    +1. Bailey, Clarence Paul,   b. 20 Apr 1907, Portland, Jay County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1985  (Age 77 years)
     2. Bailey, Charles Tyndal,   b. 22 Nov 1908, Portland, Jay County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1908, Wayne Township, Jay County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. Bailey, Samuel Arthur,   b. 7 Oct 1909, Jay County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1991, San Diego County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     4. Bailey, James Ralph,   b. 2 May 1912, Jay County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1975  (Age 62 years)
    +5. Bailey, Jacob Rawley,   b. 3 Nov 1914, Portland, Jay County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
    +6. Bailey, Sarah Kathryn,   b. 30 Aug 1918, Jay County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 2007, Berne, Adams County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    +7. Bailey, Rev. Vaughn Lazarre,   b. 19 Apr 1924, Portland, Jay County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1993, Muncie, Delaware County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     
    Family ID F12867  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thomas, Letha Helen,   b. 16 Sep 1922, Portland, Jay County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 2013, Dunkirk, Jay County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 1 Mar 1947  Jay County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Children 
    +1. Living
     2. Living
    +3. Living
     4. Bailey, George Allan,   b. 19 Apr 1965, Portland, Jay County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 2011, Muncie, Delaware County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
    Last Modified 27 Jul 2022 
    Family ID F12870  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Apr 1924 - Portland, Jay County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Mar 1947 - Jay County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Bailey, George Allan - 19 Apr 1965 - Portland, Jay County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 24 May 1993 - Portland, Jay County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 May 1993 - Muncie, Delaware County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Green Park Cemetery, Portland, Jay County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Street/Feature Village/Neighborhood/Community Township/Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Photos
    Vaughn Lazarre Bailey (1924-1993)
    Vaughn Lazarre Bailey (1924-1993)
    Photo from The Star Press (Muncie, Indiana), 15 Apr 1993 issue: "Mayor 'upbeat' despite cancer."

  • Notes 
    • 1930 > INDIANA > JAY > 3-WD PORTLAND
      Series: T626 Roll: 595 Page: 193
      District: 0020
      Household ID: 345
      Sheet Number and Letter: 12A
      Line Number: 15
      Affiliate Publication Number: T626, roll 595
      GS Film number: 2340330
      Digital Folder Number: 4584690
      Image Number: 00391
      Son; Vaugh L Bailey, M, 5, Indiana
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      Find A Grave Memorial
      Vaughn L Bailey
      Birth: Apr. 19, 1924
      Death: May 24, 1993

      Burial:
      Green Park Cemetery, Portland, Jay County, Indiana, USA
      Plot: 6-11-9

      Created by: David Kennedy
      Record added: Nov 20, 2010
      Find A Grave Memorial# 61912575

  • Sources 
    1. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com), Memorial# 61912575 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S2770] Indiana, U.S., Birth Certificates, 1907-1944, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 27 Jul 2022.
      Name: Vaughn Lazarre Bailey
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: 19 Apr 1924
      Birth Place: Portland, Jay, Indiana, USA
      Father: James Bailey, b. Indiana
      Mother: Belle Tyndall, b. Adams County, Indiana
      Certificate Number: 19791
      Roll Number: 40474_357280
      Volume Range: 36 - 40

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S2399] Indiana, U.S., Marriage Certificates, 1960-2005, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 28 Jul 2022.
      Name: Doyle Lee Beer
      Gender: Male
      Age: 22
      Birth Date: 6-1-1947
      Birth Place: Adams Co.
      Marriage Date: 10 May 1969
      Marriage Place: Dunkirk, Jay, Indiana, USA
      Spouse: Linda Lou Hutson
      Certificate Number: 69-014587

      Name: Linda Lou Hutson
      Gender: Female
      Age: 18
      Birth Date: 4-19-1951
      Birth Place: Jay Co.
      Marriage Date: 10 May 1969
      Marriage Place: Dunkirk, Jay, Indiana, USA
      Spouse: Doyle Lee Beer
      Certificate Number: 69-014587

      Officiant: Rev. Vaughn L. Bailey, Pastor Nazarene Church, Dunkirk, Indiana

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S1366] Indiana, U.S., Death Certificates, 1899-2011, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 26 Jul 2022.
      Name: Vaughn L Bailey
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Age: 69
      Marital status: Married
      Residence: 220 W 2nd St, Portland, Jay County, Indiana, USA
      Occupation: Mayor of Portland
      Birth Date: 19 Apr 1924
      Birth Place: Portland, Indiana
      Death Date: 24 May 1993
      Death Place: Muncie, Delaware, Indiana, USA
      Father: James Bailey
      Mother: Nancy Isabelle Tyndall
      Spouse: Letha Helen Bailey
      Informant: Letha Bailey, 220 W 2nd St, Porland
      Burial: Green Park Cemetery, Portland, Indiana

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S2769] 1950 United States Federal Census (Ancestry.com), (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 27 Jul 2022.
      Vaughn L Bailey, Head, W, M, 26, Mar Indiana, Linotype Operator
      Letha H Bailey, Wife, W, F, 27, Mar, Indiana
      Nancy Jo Belew, Stepdaughter (Step Daughter), W, F, 7, Nev, Indiana
      Pamela K Belew, Stepdaughter (Step Daughter)W, F, 2, Nev, Indiana

      Researched by Ted Smith

    6. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 27 Jul 2022.
      The Daily Advocate (Greenville, Ohio), 25 May 1993, Page 2

      Vaughn Bailey

      Portland, Ind., Mayor Vaughn L. Bailey, 69, of 220 W. Second St., Portland, died Monday morning at Ball Memorial Hospital, Muncie, Ind., following a brief illness.

      Mr. Bailey, born in Portland, had served as mayor since January 1992. A member of the Portland American Legion Post 211, he was a veteran of the U.S. Army in World War II.

      He retired in 1986 from Muncie newspapers where he worked for 37 years in the press room He was also a pastor of several area churches.

      Mr. Bailey graduated, from Portland High School and attended Slippery Rock State Teachers College in Pennsylvania and Ball State University, Muncie.

      Surviving are his wife, Letha; two sons, Thomas V. and George A., both of Portland; three daughters, Nancy Jo Laux of Berne, Ind., and Pamela Swell and Jodee Borgerding, both of Portland; 11 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and a sister, Sarah Hutson of Portland.

      Services will be held at 11 a.m. (Indiana time) Friday at Faith Baptist Church, Portland, with the Revs. Linwood Doane and James Caldwell officiating. Burial will follow in Green Park Cemetery, Portland.

      Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. (Indiana time) Wednesday and from 2 to 8 p.m. (Indiana time) Thursday at Williamson and Spencer Funeral Home, Portland. Memorial contributions may be made to. the Jay County Cancer Society.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    7. [S829] Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959, (https://familysearch.org/) (Reliability: 3).
      https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/V6RR-2J7
      Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959
      Name: James L Bailey
      Event: Marriage
      Registration Place: , Jay, Indiana, United States
      Marriage License Date: 29 Sep 1905
      Residence: Portland, , Indiana
      Gender: Male
      Age (Estimated): «tab»
      Number of Prior Marriages: 0«tab»
      Race: White
      Birth Date: 20 Jul 1886
      Birthplace: , Jay, Indiana
      Father's Name: Charles C Bailey
      Mother's Name: Lydia Bond
      Spouse's Name: Nancy Isabelle Tyndall
      Spouse's Residence: Portland, ,
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Spouse's Age (Estimated): «tab»
      Spouse's Number of Prior Marriages: 0«tab»
      Spouse's Race: White
      Spouse's Birth Date: 15 Feb 1882
      Spouse's Birthplace: , Adams, Indiana
      Spouse's Father's Name: Samuel H Tyndall
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Eliza Varighn
      Page: 116
      Record Number: «tab»
      Reference: «tab»
      Film Number: 001750176
      Digital Folder Number: 004714933
      Image Number: 00178
      Number of Images: 1
      Batch Number: M03136-9

    8. [S829] Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959, (https://familysearch.org/) (Reliability: 3).
      https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/V6RY-8L8
      Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959
      Name: James L Bailey
      Event: Marriage
      Event Date: 30 Sep 1905
      Event Place: , , Indiana
      Other Event Place: «tab»
      Registration Place: , Jay, Indiana, United States
      Gender: Male
      Number of Prior Marriages: 1st
      Race: «tab»
      Birth Date: «tab»
      Birthplace: «tab»
      Father's Name: «tab»
      Mother's Name: «tab»
      Spouse's Name: Nancy Isabelle Tyndall
      Spouse's Residence: Portland, , Indiana
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Spouse's Age (Estimated): «tab»
      Spouse's Number of Prior Marriages: «tab»
      Spouse's Race: White
      Spouse's Birthplace: , Adams,
      Page: 14
      Record Number: 3
      Film Number: 001750175
      Digital Folder Number: 004714932
      Image Number: 00073
      Number of Images: 1

    9. [S829] Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959, (https://familysearch.org/), Page: 541 (Reliability: 3).
      https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/V6RT-5ZW
      Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959
      Name: Vaughn Lazree Bailey
      Event: Marriage
      Event Date: 01 Mar 1947
      Event Place: , Jay, Indiana
      Registration Place: , Jay, Indiana, United States
      Marriage License Date: 01 Mar 1947
      Residence: , Jay, Indiana
      Gender: Male
      Age (Estimated): 23
      Number of Prior Marriages: «tab»
      Race: White
      Birth Date: 20 Apr 1924
      Birthplace: , Jay, Indiana
      Father's Name: James L Bailey
      Mother's Name: Nancy Isabelle Tyndall
      Spouse's Name: Letha Helen Thomas Belew
      Spouse's Residence: , Jay, Indiana
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Spouse's Age (Estimated): 25
      Spouse's Number of Prior Marriages: «tab»
      Spouse's Race: White
      Spouse's Birth Date: 16 Sep 1922
      Spouse's Birthplace: , Jay, Indiana
      Spouse's Father's Name: Frank A Thomas
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Ethel G Rynes
      Officiator's Name: Jesse H Nall
      Page: 541
      Film Number: 002169119
      Digital Folder Number: 004714952
      Image Number: 00790
      Number of Images: 1
      Batch Number: M03137-8

    10. [S2403] Indiana, U.S., Marriages, 1810-2001, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 26 Jul 2022.
      Name: Letha Helen Thomas Belew [Letha Helen Thomas Thomas]
      Gender: Female
      Race: White
      Age: 25
      Event Type: Marriage Registration (Marriage)
      Birth Date: 16 Sep 1922
      Birth Place: Jay, Indiana
      Marriage Date: 1 Mar 1947
      Marriage Place: Indiana, United States
      Residence Place: Jay, Indiana
      Father: Frank A Thomas
      Mother: Ethel G Rynes
      Spouse: Vaughn Lazree Bailey
      Page: 541

      Name: Vaughn Lazree Bailey
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Age: 23
      Event Type: Marriage Registration (Marriage)
      Birth Date: 20 Apr 1924
      Birth Place: Jay, Indiana
      Marriage Date: 1 Mar 1947
      Marriage Place: Indiana, United States
      Residence Place: Jay, Indiana
      Father: James L Bailey
      Mother: Nancy Isabelle Tyndall
      Spouse: Letha Helen Thomas Belew
      Page: 541


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