Historic Markers Across Alabama



Richard Thomas Baggett March 30, 1817 - October 26, 1881



Marker ID: AHA 
Location:
County: Conecuh
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Waymark: None
 



Text:

Richard Thomas Baggett was born and buried here on the Baggett family farm, NE 1/4 Section 4, Township 4 North, Range 10 East. According to early local histories, Richard, the son of pioneers Jesse Baggett and Zilla T. Godwin Baggett, was the first child born to white settlers in Conecuh County. Richard Baggett married Octavia Olivia Tippins and fathered four sons: James Augustus, Jesse Pinkney, George W., and Phillip Henry Baggett.







End of Richard Thomas Baggett March 30, 1817 - October 26, 1881