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Anna Dorothy Baugh
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Birth: Oct. 2, 1840
Werra-Mei▀ner-Kreis
Hessen, Germany
Death: Jul. 1, 1899
Charles Town
Jefferson County
West Virginia, USA

From memoirs of Emma Higgs, her daughter "When very small, I remember my Grandmother's (Anna C. Linhoss Baugh) visit to me. She wore a little white cap. Her brother, Uncle Henry Linhoss, who lived in Dayton came to visit. He took me on his lap and told me exciting experiences of the boat trip to America. They came in a sail boat and this was blown backward and forward over the ocean for six weeks. My mother (Anna D. Baugh) was only six weeks old and very ill (she was 6 months old). Sharks kept following the boat and almost upset it. The captain said, "It's because of the sick baby. If she isn't better by morning, we'll have to throw her to the sharks." She lived only by a miracle, the next morning she was much better." A similar story about a sick child about to be tossed overboard was told by the Linhosses for their ancestor Adam Linhoss who was 5 when he emigrated. "My mother came to lived with me in Charles Town and died at our home. Mr. Higgs took her body back to Broadway for burial." p. 7 " Mother lived with us til she had to go take care of her sick mother who finally died. When mother wanted to come back, I got rid of the two boarders. She returned sick. It was a tumor which turned to blood poisoning. I was pregnant, but nursed her until ten days before her death when the doctor ordered me to stay out of her room. My brother (William Baugh) stayed with us a week. On the first day of July, Mother died. (1899)" p. 17

BIRTH: Weissenhasel Church Records. Fri Oct 2 1840 at 1:30pm born Anna Dorothy Bach; bapt. Oct 11 in church; parents Jacob Bach tailor and Anne Cathrine nee Linnhose; godmother Anna Dorothee nee Bach wife of Henry Sauerbrey of Ulfen, sister of the father.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob Baugh (1812 - 1869)
  Anna Catherine Linhoss Baugh (1813 - 1894)
 
 Children:
  William Henry Baugh (1864 - 1944)*
  Emma Katherine Baugh Higgs (1868 - 1962)*
 
 Siblings:
  Anna Dorothy Baugh (1840 - 1899)
  Martha Elizabeth Baugh Casler (1844 - 1922)*
  Nancy Catherine Baugh (1845 - 1945)*
  Jacob H Baugh (1853 - 1935)*
  William S. Baugh (1856 - 1926)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Timberville Cemetery
Timberville
Rockingham County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Christos Christou, Jr.
Record added: Jun 23, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 112751600
Anna Dorothy Baugh
Added by: Christos Christou, Jr.
 
 
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