Edward Alma Bagley

10 April 1847–28 May 1929 (Age 82)
Southampton, York, New Brunswick, Canada

The Life Summary of Edward Alma

When Edward Alma Bagley was born on 10 April 1847, in Southampton, York, New Brunswick, Canada, his father, Edward Cyrenius Bagley, was 38 and his mother, Julia Anne Grant, was 31. He married Mary Almeda McClellan on 17 September 1870, in Payson, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Koosharem Election Precinct, Piute, Utah, United States in 1900 and Greenwich, Piute, Utah, United States in 1910. In 1920, at the age of 73, his occupation is listed as director & stockholder - richfield commercial and savings bank in Richfield, Sevier, Utah, United States. He died on 28 May 1929, in Koosharem, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Koosharem Cemetery, Koosharem, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Alma Bagley
Christena Torgerson
Marriage: 10 February 1885
Anna Christina Bagley
Mary Ellen Bagley
Nettie Alverda Bagley
Hyrum Orson Bagley
Joseph Mortimer Bagley
Lorenzo Devier Bagley
Owen Roosevelt Bagley
Helen Elfonda Bagley
Talmage Seymour Bagley

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 February 1885Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 10
    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 23
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    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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    Story Highlight

    Edward Alma Bagley Homestead recognized by Utah Centennial Commission

    The Utah Centennial Commission recognized and honored 433 family farms and ranches in 1996, and numerous others in 1997. All landowners received a special certificate and permanent "Century Farm & Ran …

    Sources (74)

    • Edward Alma Bagley in entry for Talmag Seymour Bagley, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • Edward Alma Bagley, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Mr. Edward A Bagley, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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