William Henry Bagley

8 October 1841–25 January 1923 (Age 81)
Northampton, Carleton, New Brunswick, Canada

The Life Summary of William Henry

When William Henry Bagley was born on 8 October 1841, in Northampton, Carleton, New Brunswick, Canada, his father, Edward Cyrenius Bagley, was 32 and his mother, Julia Anne Grant, was 26. He married Hannah Brunyer on 6 September 1861, in Charleston, Wasatch, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Wallsburg, Wasatch, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 25 January 1923, in Charleston, Wasatch, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Charleston Cemetery, Charleston, Wasatch, Utah, United States.

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William Henry Bagley
Hannah Brunyer
Marriage: 6 September 1861
William Harman Bagley
Sarah Louise Bagley
George Henry Bagley
Lottie Francis Bagley
Julia Ann Bagley
Lucy Elizabeth Bagley
Edward Bagley
Saday Bagley
Evelyn B Bagley
Roy Franklin Bagley
Jane Bagley

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  • Marriage
    6 September 1861Charleston, Wasatch, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 5
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 9
    Named after the early pioneer leader Daniel C. Davis the County was established as a territory in 1850.The territorial legislature created Davis County in 1852 and designated its County seat at Farmington-midway between boundaries-the Weber River on the north and the mouth of the Jordan River on the south. Westward the County includes a portion of the Great Salt Lake-its largest island on which Antelope Island State Park is now located.During first half-century Davis County grew slowly.It supported a hardy pioneer people engaged in irrigation agriculture and raising livestock.The Utah Central Railroad(now the Union Pacific crossed the County from Ogden on the north to Salt Lake City on the south in 1870 and offered welcome transportation links to bring manufactured products.This was the beginning of a transition in the County's history that led to mechanized agriculture, a surge of commerce, banking, and local business along with improved roads, new water systems, and the electrification of homes and business
    Age 22
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from Baguley in Cheshire or from any of several places called Bagley, in Devon, Gloucestershire, Shropshire, Somerset, and Yorkshire. These get their names either from the Old English personal name Bacga + Old English lēah ‘woodland clearing’ or from an unattested Old English word, bagga, for a ‘bag-shaped’ object or creature + lēah.

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

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    Sources (51)

    • William H Bagley, "United States Census, 1880"
    • William H. Bagley in entry for Roy Bagley and Willa Liten, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"
    • William Henry Bagley in entry for Lucy Bagley Harpster, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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