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Lydia Sparks Bauguess
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Birth: Nov. 2, 1790
Wilkes County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 17, 1856
Crawford County
Illinois, USA

Wife of Henry Boggess or Bauguess ~1784 - ~1840 Wilkes Co.,NC

1850 - Marion Twp.,Owen Co. IN census - living with son Bryant.


1.Mary Polly BAUGUESS b: 1811 in Wilkes CO NC d 1895 Boone Co,IA
m 10 Sep 1831
Joseph Richardson b 14 Feb 1808 Wilkes Co.,NC d 7 May 1887 Ridgeport, Dodge Twp., Boone Co.,IA
2.Reuben BAUGUESS b: 1813 in Wilkes CO NC
3.Cassa BAUGUESS b: 1816 in Wilkes Co NC
4.Nancy BAUGUESS b: 29 AUG 1818 in Wilkes CO NC
5.Amelia BAUGUESS b: ABT. 1821
6.Bryant BAUGUESS b: 29 MAR 1823 in NC
7.Lafayett BAUGUESS b: 12 JAN 1826 in NC
8.Eli P. BAUGUESS b: ABT. 1827 in Wilkes Co,NC
9.Fanny M. BAUGUESS b: 13 DEC 1830 in Wilkes Co,NC

Lydia (Sparks) Bauguess and her family moved to Marion Twp., Owen Co., IN during the early to mid 1840s. Some of her Sparks relatives were also settling Owen Co. at the time. The 1850 census of Marion Twp., Owen Co., IN showed Lydia with three of her children:

Briant Baugess 27 NC
Elizabeth 23 Ind.
Agnes 8/12 "
Lydia 65 NC
Eli P. 22 "
Fanny 20 "

Lydia (Sparks) Bauguess and some of her children moved from Owen Co., IN to Martin Twp. and Oblong Twp., both in Crawford Co., IL in about 1850-52. She died there on Aug. 17, 1856. She was buried in the New Hebron Cemetery, which is located in Honey Creek Twp., which adjoins Martin Twp. on the east.
Family links: 
  Reuben Sparks (1755 - 1840)
  Keziah Buttery Sparks (1765 - 1842)
  Henry Bauguess (1784 - ____)
  Nancy Bauguess Johnson (1818 - 1891)*
  Baby Girl Sparks (1767 - 1767)**
  John Sparks (1784 - 1868)*
  Lydia Sparks Bauguess (1790 - 1856)
  Jonas Sparks (1793 - 1875)*
  Amelia Sparks Bauguess (1799 - 1878)*
  Baby Girl Sparks (1810 - 1810)**
*Calculated relationship
Lydia, Wife of Henry Bauguess, died Aug. 17, 1856, age 65 years, 9 months, 15 days.
New Hebron Cemetery
New Hebron
Crawford County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Bonnie Schermer
Record added: Jan 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83106435
Lydia <i>Sparks</i> Bauguess
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For my 4th Great Grand Aunt. Peace. It's amazing that you got TWO memorials!2nd one created by: Carole ConradRecord added: Apr 13, 2014Find A Grave Memorial# 127875411
- Bonnie Schermer
 Added: Jul. 7, 2015

- aye ain't
 Added: Jan. 19, 2013

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