Name: Joshua Bailey
Birth: 20 APR 1657 in Newbury, Mass.
Death: 6 AUG 1722 in Newbury, Mass.
Reference: "Bailey-Bayley Genealogies: Descendants of John Bailey of Sal
isbury and Newbury, Mass.," (extracted from "The Essex Antiquarian") (Sal
em, Mass. 1901) for a complete genealogy with history of this family fr
om its arrival in Massachusetts.
Reference: Lorraine McLaren Miller and Bailey Rogers.
He deeded his estate to his nephew, Joshua Bayley, "late of Roxbury, n
ow of Newbury,," surgeon, the old homestead, that it might continue in t
he name and blood, because Joshua died childless. Also, in his will, he g
ave his black servant, Robert, his freedom and also the surname, Freeman.
Father: John Bailey b: 1613 in Chippenham, Wiltshire, England/Chippenham, England
Mother: Eleanor Emery b: 7 NOV 1624 in Romsey, Hampshire, England/Romsey, England
Elizabeth Putnam b: in Salem, Mass.