Jul. 17, 1826 Benning District of Columbia District Of Columbia, USA
Feb. 8, 1871 Baltimore Baltimore City Maryland, USA
Scaggs-Suddenly in Baltimore, James P. Scaggs, son of Selby B. Scaggs, Esq. His funeral will take place from the residence of his father near Benning Bridge tomorrow the 10th inst. At 12 o'clock m. (Baltimore Sun Paper Feb 1871) Both James and his wife Elizabeth "Lizzie" died abt the same time leaving their only child William "Willie" born in 1859 an orphan. Willie is enumerated with his Grandparents in the 1870 census at 10 years of age.