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John Courts Bagby
Birth: Jan. 24, 1819
Death: Apr. 4, 1896

Politician. U.S. Representative from Illinois (1875-1877) and a state court judge. Born in Glasgow, Baron County, Kentucky, he received his early education at Glasgow, and afterwards attended Bacon College, Kentucky, graduating as a civil engineer at the age of twenty-one. He then taught school five years and in the meantime read law with Judge Christopher Tompkins, of Glasgow, Kentucky. In the spring of 1846, he came to Rushville, and practiced law there. Politically, he was a republican, and was since the organization of the party. (bio by: Connie Nisinger) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Sylvanus Morris Bagby (1787 - 1848)
  Frances S Courts Bagby (1793 - 1858)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Agnes Scripps Bagby (1832 - 1908)*
 
 Children:
  Frances Bagby Blades (1851 - 1908)*
  Virginia Elizabeth Bagby (1855 - 1865)*
  Albert Morris Bagby (1859 - 1941)*
  George Henry Bagby (1861 - 1889)*
  William Ray Bagby (1864 - 1865)*
  Arthur Frederick Bagby (1868 - 1895)*
  Edwin Hanson Bagby (1874 - 1925)*
 
 Siblings:
  Albert Kimbough Bagby (1814 - 1894)*
  John Courts Bagby (1819 - 1896)
  Zarilda Bagby VanHoesen (1837 - 1916)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rushville City Cemetery
Rushville
Schuyler County
Illinois, USA
Plot: 2nd Addition, Row 3
 
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Originally Created by: Connie Nisinger
Record added: Sep 21, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7885162
John Courts Bagby
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John Courts Bagby
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
John Courts Bagby
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
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