Hachaliah Bailey

Deceased Person

1775 – 1845

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Who was Hachaliah Bailey?

Hachaliah Bailey is the eponym of Bailey's Crossroads, Virginia and a relative to several famous individuals involved in early American circuses.

Bailey moved to Northern Virginia in 1837 from Westchester County, New York, and, on December 19, 1837, bought the land at the intersection of Leesburg Pike and Columbia Pike in Fairfax County, Virginia just outside Falls Church, Virginia, that land now known as Bailey's Crossroads.

Hachaliah Bailey established the Elephant Hotel, which was designated a National Historic Landmark in 2005.

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Born
1775
Died
1845

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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