Bailey's Creek

Bailey's Creek (HMBLR)

Location: Prince George, VA 23875 Prince George County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 14.476', W 77° 14.844'

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Bailey's Creek is named for Temperance Bailey (ca. 1617-ca. 1652), the daughter of Cicely Bailey and her first husband, whose name is unknown. When he died before Sept. 1620, Temperance inherited 200 acres of land near here at the age of three. Her mother remarried, first Samuel Jordan and then William Farrar, and resided with Temperance at Jordan's Point on the James River. Temperance Bailey married, first, John Browne, and then, by 1632, Richard Cocke, thereby becoming the progenitrix of the Cocke family in Virginia. Late in the twentieth century, archaeologists excavated her childhood home at Jordan's Point.
Marker NumberK 206
Year Placed1999
Placed ByDepartment of Historic Resources
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 3:31am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 300654 N 4124004
Decimal Degrees37.24126667, -77.24740000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 14.476', W 77° 14.844'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 14' 28.56" N, 77° 14' 50.64" W
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Area Code(s)804
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5201-5221 Ruffin Rd, Prince George VA 23875, US
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