When Harriet Bagg was born in 1797, in Massachusetts, United States, her father, Israel Bagg, was 20 and her mother, Rachael Felt, was 25. She married Chester Ryther on 9 February 1822, in Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died from August 1847 to December 1847.
from Middle English bagge ‘bag, pack, bundle’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of bags and sacks of various kinds, including wallets and purses. It might also have been used for a beggar, or for one who carried their belongings in a bag.
from the ancient Germanic personal name Bago (Bac(c)o, Bahho), from the root bag- ‘to fight’ (see Bacon 2).