Lawrence Decody "LD" Bailey


Basic Information

Lawrence Decody "LD" Bailey
22 FEB 1835
Pickens County, Alabama
08 SEP 1912
North Port, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama
Time In Service
From: 1 Sep 1862
To: 10 Jul 1863


United States of America
Branch of Service
Confederate States Army
Not Specified
Current Status
Not Specified

Service Record

American Civil War

Honors & Awards

Not Specified

Lane Guards

Company B, "Lane Guards" from Pickens County, Alabama; Commanded by Captain Thomas C Lanier; 26 Sep 1861 - 25 Sep 1862 under the 2nd Regiment, Alabama Infantry; 26 Mar 1862 - 1864 under 42nd Regiment, "Moore's Brigade, Alabama Infantry
marbledb added this on 17 Jan 2015


Company B, "Lane Guards" 2nd Regiment, under Commander, Captain Thomas C Lanier. Capt. Thomas C Lanier is from Pickens County, Alabama as many of the troops within Company B.
marbledb added this on 16 Jan 2015


"Lane Guards" Muster Roll, 2nd Regiment, Alabama Infantry; From Pickens County, Alabama; under Commander, Captain Thomas C Lanier; Fort Morgan at Mobile Bay, Alabama.
marbledb added this on 17 Jan 2015

Lawrence Bailey Prisoner of War Parole

Document provided by Martha Reid of Chapter 19, UDC, United Daughters of the Confederacy, located in Jacksonville, Florida
marbledb added this on 20 Nov 2010


A. T. Kirk, Physician and Surgeon, Gordo, Ala. June 24, 1907. This is to certify that L. D. Bailey is not able to make the trip to Carrollton. {signed} A. T. Kirk M. D.; Note: "Doc" Albert Thomas Kirk later married L. D. Bailey's grand daughter, Mattie Gertrude (Billy) "Bipp" Bailey.
marbledb added this on 17 Jan 2015


Application of L D Bailey of the County of Pickens to County & State Examiners
marbledb added this on 17 Jan 2015


Application for the Relief of Confederate Soldiers and Sailors; Soldiers Pension # 20375, L D Bailey of Gordo, Pickens County, Alabama
marbledb added this on 17 Jan 2015

Lawrence DeCody Bailey

(Cut from Bailey Family Portrait), Abt. 1909, 74 years: Granddaughter Mary Edna Bailey (Marble) once said of her grandfather that he would spend a great deal of time sitting, while reading from the Bible.
marbledb added this on 5 Jan 2008

Lawrence DeCody Bailey (Art Work)

Computer Digital Art Painting by Great Great Grandson, DeCody Brad Marble at Gulf Coast Community College, Panama City, Florida in 1997.
marbledb added this on 26 Feb 2014


Application of L D Bailey to be placed on Pension Roll in second class, on account of age, or have lost a leg, or arm, or foot, or had or the entire use therof. .. OK .. Filed in office of State Auditor this day of January 11, 1912. L. B. Smith, State Auditor
marbledb added this on 17 Jan 2015


L D Bailey is on the Roll of Pickens County No. 20375; but has moved to Tuscaloosa County. He is over 70 years old.
marbledb added this on 17 Jan 2015


Obituary of Lawrence DeCody "LD" Bailey (1835 - 1912) from the (WAB) West Alabama Breeze published in Northport, Tuscaloosa County, Alabama on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 1912
marbledb added this on 26 Feb 2014

Lawrence DeCody Bailey, Confederate Veteran

Confederate Civil War Veteran, who served the Confederate States in Company B, Lane Guards, 2nd (later disbanded into 42nd) Regiment, Alabama under the Commander: Captain Thomas C. Lanier.
marbledb added this on 4 Jan 2008

Lawrence DeCody Bailey, Confederate Veteran of Gordo, Alabama

Enlisted CSA Sept. 1, 1862 in Columbus, Lowndes County, Mississippi as Pvt., Co. B, 42nd Alabama Infantry. Released as POW from Vicksburg, Warren County, MS July 10, 1863.


American Civil War Soldiers
Name: L Bailey
Side Served: Confederacy 
State Served: Alabama 
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private.
Enlisted in Company B, 42nd Infantry Regiment Alabama.
Sources: 425 

Bailey, L. D.
Co. B, 42 Alabama Infantry
Card Number: 44683486
Private, Co. B, 42 Reg't Alabama
Company Muster Roll
Sept & Oct, 1862
Sept. 1, 1862 at Columbus, Mississippi by Major Fergus for period of 2 years.
Remarks: Deserted near Ripley, Mississippi Oct. 7, 1862

Period of Service:
From: Sep 1, 1862
To: Jun 23, 1863

When Paid: Jan 23, 1863
By Whom: A. G. Quarto
Amount: $102.43
Remarks: Bounty

Confed. Arch., Chap. 5, File ...   [ Read more » ]

marbledb added this on 9 Jan 2008