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Hattie Elizabeth "Bessie" Coston Bagley
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Birth: Jan. 9, 1886
Enloe
Delta County
Texas, USA
Death: Mar. 2, 1964
Garland
Dallas County
Texas, USA

Married Kendall Bradford Burgess November 22, 1904
Married Joe E. Bagley October 12,1912

Bessie Coston grew up in Unitia and Enloe Texas. She graduated in 1904 from East Texas Normal College and was a life long friend of Sam Rayburn (former Speaker of the House)who graduated in 1903. She married Mr. Burgess around the age of 18 after graduation. After the marrage ended she moved to Kaufman with her parents. That is where she meet Joe Bagley whom she was married to until his death in 1961.

CHILDREN:
Frances Elizabeth 1913-2001
Dixie Mae 1916-1992
Lillian Ruth 1917-1932
Aura Margret 1919-2008
Margarette 1920
Joe Alex 1924-2006 
 
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 Parents:
  Edward David SHERIFF Coston (1852 - 1933)
  Dixie Hudson Coston (1862 - 1937)
 
 Spouses:
  Kendall Bradford Burgess (1882 - 1951)
  Joe E Bagley (1886 - 1961)
 
 Children:
  Frances Bagley Turner (1913 - 2001)*
  Dixie Mae Bagley Penn (1916 - 1992)*
  Aurora Margaret Bagley Turner (1919 - 2008)*
  Joe Alex Bagley (1924 - 2006)*
 
 Siblings:
  Edmon Lawson Coston (1880 - 1924)**
  Mildred G. Coston (1882 - 1883)**
  Infant Coston (1884 - 1884)**
  Hattie Elizabeth Coston Bagley (1886 - 1964)
  Johnie H. Coston (1888 - 1893)*
  Pierre L. Coston (1890 - 1964)*
  Frank Charles Coston (1892 - 1959)*
  Hubert F. Coston (1898 - 1945)*
  Charles Reading Coston (1899 - 1967)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Mount Olive Cemetery
Scurry
Kaufman County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Joe Bagley
Originally Created by: J. Oliver
Record added: Mar 24, 2009
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Hattie Elizabeth Bessie <i>Coston</i> Bagley
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Hattie Elizabeth Bessie <i>Coston</i> Bagley
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Hattie Elizabeth Bessie <i>Coston</i> Bagley
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To my Great-Grandmother (Mama Bagley),I will always remember the ginger snap cookies you gave me as a little girl when your daughter (Dixie Mae) and her husband (Sydney Penn) used to bring me to visit you and Grandpa Bagley at your home. I also thought it...(Read more)
- Sharon Pritham
 Added: Aug. 3, 2012
Grandmother,Thanks for being an inspiration to me. The footprints you left before me at East Texas Normal college (when I was there it was ETSU and now it is Texas A&M in Commerce)were my inspiration during the challenging times.Love,
- Joe Bagley
 Added: Jun. 4, 2012
 
 
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