Bailly History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
France is the ancestral homeland of the prestigious surname Bailly. This majestic country was home to some of the most famous political dignitaries and cultural heroes in history. The surname Bailly is a nickname
, which is a type of hereditary surname. The surname Bailly came from the Old French word bailiff, which referred to a person who was responsible for keeping order in a court of law.
Early Origins of the Bailly family
The surname Bailly was first found in Poitou, in the region of the west of France, where this ancient family was renowned.
Early History of the Bailly family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Bailly research.Another 763 words (54 lines of text) covering the years 1310, 1467, 1488, 1553, 1571, 1789, 1793, 1809, and 1811 are included under the topic Early Bailly History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Bailly Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Bayle, Lebailly, Aubailly (son of Bailly), Baillif, Baeyle, Bailly, Bailli, Lebaillif, Baillivet, Bayl, Baylet, Baylot, Beylet and many more.
Early Notables of the Bailly family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Bailly family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Bailly Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Claude Bailly and Joseph Bailly, who were established in Louisiana in 1726
- Vivien Bailly, a sail maker, was established in Louisiana with his wife and child in 1727
Contemporary Notables of the name Bailly (post 1700)
- Mother Mary Cecilia Bailly (1815-1898), American nun and general superior of the Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Indiana
- Alexis Bailly, American politician, Member of Minnesota Territorial House of Representatives 7th District, 1849-50 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, February 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
- François Gédéon Bailly de Monthion, French Divisional General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 CITATION[CLOSE]
Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, February 11) François Bailly. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html
- Anatole Bailly (1833-1911), French Hellenist, to whom we owe the "The Greek-French Dictionary"
- Sandrine Bailly (b. 1979), French Olympic biathlete
- Jean Sylvain Bailly (1736-1793), French astronomer and orator, one of the leaders of the early part of the French Revolution, eponym of the Bailly lunar crater
- Logan Bailly (b. 1985), Belgian football goalkeeper
- Joseph Bailly (1774-1835), French-Canadian fur trader and pioneer
Bailly Family Crest Products
- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, February 19) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
- ^ Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, February 11) François Bailly. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html