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Bailie Name Meaning

Scottish: status name for one of the senior members of a city council, or (earlier) the chief magistrate in a barony, Older Scots baili. Etymologically, this is the same word as Bailey, but the functions as well as the spelling of the two officials were different in England and Scotland.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Baile, Bailey, Bailin, Barrie, Baillie, Fairlie, Balle, Bailer, Balis

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Bailie Family Origin

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Bailie Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bailie. A less common occupation for the Bailie family was Carpenter. The most common Bailie occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Bailie's were Farmers.

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Bailie Historical Records

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Bailie Life Expectancy

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