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Cleveland Monroe Bailey, American congressman. District clerk draft board, 1917-1918. Member Council State Gkovts., National Association State Auditors, National Education Association, National Association School Finance Officers, Kiwanis, Elks, Knights of Pythias.

Background

Bailey, Cleveland Monroe was born on July 15, 1886 in St. Mary's, West Virginia, United States. Son of Albert and Mary Jane (Stead) Bailey.

Education

Student, West Liberty State College. Student, Geneva College. Student, Beaver Commercial College.

Career

Clerk Jones-Laughlin Steel Company, Pittsburgh, 1908-1910. High school principal, district superintendent schools, 1910-1918. Editor daily newspaper, Clarksburg (West Virginia) Public Company, 1918-1933.

Assistant state auditor, 1933-1941. State director budget, 1941-1944. Member 79th Congress from 3d West Virginia district, 1945-1947, 81st-87th Congresses from 3d West Virginia district.

State tax statistician, 1947-1948.

Membership

District clerk draft board, 1917-1918. Member Council State Gkovts., National Association State Auditors, National Education Association, National Association School Finance Officers, Kiwanis, Elks, Knights of Pythias.

Connections

Married Maud Agatha Rigby, December 25, 1908. Children: Joslyn Rigby, Wanda Fern, Agatha Bailey Massie, Audrey Lee Bailey Zakaski, Jared Blackwell, Donald C.

father:
Albert Bailey

mother:
Mary Jane (Stead) Bailey

spouse:
Maud Agatha Rigby

child:
Joslyn Rigby Bailey

child:
Wanda Fern Bailey

child:
Agatha Bailey Massie Bailey

child:
Audrey Lee Bailey Zakaski Bailey

child:
Jared Blackwell Bailey

child:
Donald C. Bailey