Name: Reuban BAYLESS
Given Name: Reuban
Birth: 21 Jun 1754 in Kingston, Middlesex, New Jersey
Death: 3 Nov 1826 in Jonesboro, Washington, Tennessee
Burial: Cherokee Baptist Church Cmtry
Reference Number: 38
!SOURCE: Our Bayless Family from Long Island and New Jersey to Tennessee and Alabama. By Virginia Bayless O'Connell. 1985.
Change Date: 9 Mar 2002 at 00:00:00
Washington County, TN Deed Books, Vol 1, Pg 550. Land Grant #542.
Washington County, TN. Court Minutes, Vol 1, Pg 557.
Will of Reuban Bayless, dated 26 July 1826 and proven January 1827. Washington County, TN.
Cemetery records of Cherokee Baptist Church located in Jonesboro, TN. Public Library.
Reuban Bayless served in the Revolutionary War with four of his brothers.
!BIRTH-MARRIAGE: Bayless Framily Bible owned by Tony Bayless. Gives Reuban's date of birth and lists Margaret Lucas as his wife. No date of marriage is given.
Father: Daniel BAYLESS b: 15 Dec 1716 in Kingston, Middlesex, New Jersey
Mother: Johanna LAKE b: 15 Dec 1714 in , , New Jersey
Margaret LUCAS b: 31 Jan 1751
- Daniel L. BAYLESS b: 18 Apr 1777
- George BAYLESS
- John BAYLESS b: 23 Dec 1780 in , Loudoun, Virginia
- Reuban BAYLESS Jr.
- Ann BAYLESS
- Mary BAYLESS
- Hannah BAYLESS
- Margaret BAYLESS
- Zethia BAYLESS
- Elizabeth BAYLESS
- Rebecca BAYLESS b: 12 Oct 1793
- Samuel BAYLESS