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John Judson Bagley
Birth: Jul. 24, 1832
Medina
Orleans County
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 27, 1881
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA

Michigan Governor. Moving as a child to Michigan, he later established the Mayflower Tobacco Company which became one of the most successful manufacturers of tobacco in the United States. He was on the Detroit Board of Education, (1855-57), the Detroit Common Council, (1860-61) and a member of the Detroit Board of Police Commissioners, (1865-72). In 1873, he was elected as a Republican the 16th Governor of Michigan, serving until 1877. During his tenure a state fish commission was organized, the state's railroad laws were improved, a state board of health was founded, a liquor tax law was sanctioned and the state militia was restructured into the Michigan National Guard. After leaving office, he resumed his previous business interest and died from Tuberculosis at age 49. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Frances Elizabeth Newbury Bagley (1833 - 1898)*
 
 Children:
  John Newbury Bagley (1860 - 1929)*
  Frances Bagley Hosmer (1864 - ____)*
  Margaret Sergeant Bagley Hosmer (1865 - 1892)*
  Paul Frederick Bagley (1869 - 1931)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Originally buried at Elmwood Cemetery, Detroit, Michigan; George W. Latimer funeral home
 
Burial:
Woodmere Cemetery
Detroit
Wayne County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Section D, Lot 149
 
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Record added: Oct 19, 2002
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