Name: Hezekiah BAYLESS
Given Name: Hezekiah
Birth: 16 Apr 1757 in Kingston, Middlesex, New Jersey
Death: 12 Sep 1835 in , Madison, Alabama
Burial: Rice Cmtry, Madison, Alabama
Reference Number: 40
!SOURCE: The Early History of the Bayless Families from Long Island and New Jersey. By Howard Green Bayless.
Change Date: 23 Aug 1997 at 01:00:00
A family Bible owned by C. H. Davis of Pasadena, CA.
Census of Madison County, AL. Enumerated 1809. Madison County Public Library, Huntsville, AL.
Hezekiah served in the Revolutionary War with four of his brothers. AL State Dept of Archives & History . 1911 List of Rev. Soldiers, Pg 10.
Served in the Revolution in both Virginia and North Carolina. Moved to Washington County, NC in 1779.Pension: Enrolled on 24 Jan 1833 (No. S16 624), resident of Madison County, AL. Moved to Madison County, AL (Miss. Territory) in 1806 near New Market. He was first and only judge of Decatur County, an early subdivision of Madison County.
!SOURCE: Alabama Soldiers (Revolution, War of 1812, & Indian Wars). Vol 1. Compiled by Pauline Jones Gandrud. 1975. Pgs 99-102.
Father: Daniel BAYLESS b: 15 Dec 1716 in Kingston, Middlesex, New Jersey
Mother: Johanna LAKE b: 15 Dec 1714 in , , New Jersey
Jane EVANS b: 2 Feb 1762
5 Mar 1778
in , Loudoun, Virginia