Minnie Evelyn Gaultney

23 September 1882–9 November 1959 (Age 77)
Rugby, Grayson, Virginia, United States

The Life of Minnie Evelyn

When Minnie Evelyn Gaultney was born on 23 September 1882, in Rugby, Grayson, Virginia, United States, her father, Joseph Nathaniel Gaultney, was 28 and her mother, Sarah Ann Ball, was 23. She married Johnnie Baker Bauguess on 6 May 1898, in Rugby, Grayson, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Wilson Creek, Grayson, Virginia, United States for about 20 years. She died on 9 November 1959, at the age of 77, and was buried in Rugby, Grayson, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Johnnie Baker Bauguess
Minnie Evelyn Gaultney
Marriage: 6 May 1898
Mamie Louvenia Bauguess
Blaine McKinley Bauguess
Virgie Ellen Baugess
Dottie Lidey Jane Bauguess
Lyda Lee Bauguess
Walter Glenn Bauguess
Ocie Ellen Bauguess
Theodore Fred Bauguess
Earnie William Bauguess
Nonnie Clyde Bauguess

Spouse and Children

6 May 1898
Rugby, Grayson, Virginia, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 12

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 21

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Gaultney in Rushton, Northamptonshire, probably so named from Old Norse gǫltr ‘boar’ + Old Danish klint ‘steep cliff or bank’ with the later addition of Middle English heye ‘enclosure’. The surname is not found in the U.K. In the U.S., it is concentrated in GA. Compare Gautney .

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Sources (3)

  • Mennie E Bauguess in household of John B Bauguess, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Minnie E Baugess in household of John Baugess, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Minnie Gwaltney in entry for Earnie William Bauguess, "Virginia, Death Certificates, 1912-1987"

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