Harriet Bagg

1797–from August 1847 to December 1847 (Age 50)
Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Harriet

When Harriet Bagg was born in 1797, in Massachusetts, United States, her father, Israel Bagg, was 20 and her mother, Rachael Felt, was 24. 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, at the age of 50.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Harriet? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Chester Ryther
Harriet Bagg
Marriage: 9 February 1822
Martha Patty Ryther
David Charles Ryther
about 1834–
Charles J Ryther
about 1836–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 February 1822Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States
  • Children


    Parents and Siblings



    +3 More Children

    World Events (7)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 3
    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
    Age 6
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
    Age 15
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    Name Meaning

    English: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).

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (2)

    • Harriet Bagg, "Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910"
    • Harriet Bagg, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.