John Royce Bagwell

M, b. 16 August 1897, d. 24 September 1963
     John Royce Bagwell was also known as Royce Bagwell. He was born on 16 August 1897.1 He was the son of Jonathan Lester Bagwell and Turner Idelia Colvard. John Royce Bagwell married Rozelle Margaret Gaines after 1915. John Royce Bagwell died on 24 September 1963 in Elbert County, Georgia, at age 66.1 He was buried at Hillcrest Baptist Cemetery, Bowman, Elbert County, Georgia.1

Children of John Royce Bagwell and Rozelle Margaret Gaines

Citations

  1. [S5155] John Royce Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Rozelle Margaret Gaines

F, b. 4 July 1900, d. 2 January 1988
     Rozelle Margaret Gaines was born on 4 July 1900 in Elbert County, Georgia.1 She married John Royce Bagwell, son of Jonathan Lester Bagwell and Turner Idelia Colvard, after 1915. Rozelle Margaret Gaines died on 2 January 1988 in Franklin County, Georgia, at age 87.1 She was buried at Hillcrest Cemetery, Bowman, Elbert County, Georgia.1

Children of Rozelle Margaret Gaines and John Royce Bagwell

Citations

  1. [S5156] Rozelle Gaines Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Loraine Ossie Bagwell

F
     Loraine Ossie Bagwell is the daughter of John Royce Bagwell and Rozelle Margaret Gaines. Loraine Ossie Bagwell married Claude Wendall Reed on 4 April 1942 at Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.

Virginia Bagwell

F
     Virginia Bagwell is the daughter of John Royce Bagwell and Rozelle Margaret Gaines.

Jane Bagwell

F
     Jane Bagwell is the daughter of John Royce Bagwell and Rozelle Margaret Gaines. Jane Bagwell married (?) Seymour after 1945.

Madeline Rozelle Bagwell

F, b. 5 January 1925, d. 14 February 2005
     Madeline Rozelle Bagwell was born on 5 January 1925 in Elbert County, Georgia. She was the daughter of John Royce Bagwell and Rozelle Margaret Gaines. As of after 1940,her married name was Seymour. Madeline Rozelle Bagwell married Howard Travis Seymour after 1940. Madeline Rozelle Bagwell died on 14 February 2005 in Elberton, Elbert County, Georgia, at age 80.

John Frank Bagwell

M, b. circa 1928, d. 8 December 2005
     John Frank Bagwell was born circa 1928 in Georgia. He was the son of John Royce Bagwell and Rozelle Margaret Gaines. John Frank Bagwell married Jean Marie Young circa 1948. He was a Korean War veteran. John Frank Bagwell died on 8 December 2005 in Decatur, DeKalb County, Georgia.1

Child of John Frank Bagwell and Jean Marie Young

Citations

  1. [S6492] The Atlanta Constitution, December 10, 2005, Page: E5.

Mary Hazel Stephens

F, b. 2 December 1922, d. 20 October 2021
     Mary Hazel Stephens was born on 2 December 1922 in Cornelia, Habersham County, Georgia. She married (?) Howell after 1939. Mary Hazel Stephens married John Earle Bagwell Jr., son of John Earl Bagwell and Vincie Lee Keller, after 1940. Mary Hazel Stephens died on 20 October 2021 at age 98


Mary Hazel Stephens Bagwell, 98, widow of John Earl Bagwell, Jr., passed away October 20, 2021.

A native of Cornelia, GA, daughter of the late Floyd Bush and Emma Farmer Stephens, she was retired from Steel Heddle, a caregiver and of the Baptist faith.

Surviving are three sons, Don Howell of Laurens; Steve Bagwell (Kim) of Taylors; Rick Bagwell (Teresa) of Greer; one daughter,' Jane Bagwell Schneider (Frank) of Taylors; on daughter-in-law, Janice of Greer; ten grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren and five great-great grandchildren.

Mrs. Bagwell was predeceased by one son, Tim Howell, three brothers and six sisters.

Funeral services will be held 4:00 PM Monday, October 25, 2021, at The Wood Mortuary Chapel. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Memory Gardens.

The Wood Mortuary, Greer, SC.


She was buried at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Greer, Spartanburg County, South Carolina.

Children of Mary Hazel Stephens and (?) Howell

Children of Mary Hazel Stephens and John Earle Bagwell Jr.

Jane Bagwell

F
     Jane Bagwell is the daughter of John Earle Bagwell Jr. and Mary Hazel Stephens. Jane Bagwell married (?) Jones after 1966.

Steve Bagwell

M
     Steve Bagwell is the son of John Earle Bagwell Jr. and Mary Hazel Stephens.

Rick Bagwell

M
     Rick Bagwell is the son of John Earle Bagwell Jr. and Mary Hazel Stephens.

Don Howell

M
     Don Howell is the son of (?) Howell and Mary Hazel Stephens.

Tim Howell

M
     Tim Howell is the son of (?) Howell and Mary Hazel Stephens.

(?) Howell

M
     (?) Howell married Mary Hazel Stephens after 1939.

Children of (?) Howell and Mary Hazel Stephens

(?) Reynolds

M
     (?) Reynolds married Martha Bagwell, daughter of John Earl Bagwell and Vincie Lee Keller, after 1946.

Orin Martin Bagwell

M, b. 25 February 1890, d. 30 October 1937
     Orin Martin Bagwell was born on 25 February 1890 in Georgia.1 He was the son of Martin VanBuren Bagwell and Sara Emily Nelms. Orin Martin Bagwell married Zadie Maxwell before 1910. Orin Martin Bagwell and Zadie Maxwell lived in 1920 in Calhoun Falls, Abbeville County, South Carolina. Orin Martin Bagwell died on 30 October 1937 in Elbert County, Georgia, at age 47.1 He was buried at Fork Creek Cemetery, Elbert County, Georgia.1

Children of Orin Martin Bagwell and Zadie Maxwell

Citations

  1. [S5194] Sr Orin Martin Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Zadie Maxwell

F, b. 16 January 1893, d. 27 October 1975
     Zadie Maxwell was born on 16 January 1893 in Georgia.1 As of before 1910,her married name was Bagwell. She married Orin Martin Bagwell, son of Martin VanBuren Bagwell and Sara Emily Nelms, before 1910. Zadie Maxwell and Orin Martin Bagwell lived in 1920 in Calhoun Falls, Abbeville County, South Carolina. Zadie Maxwell died on 27 October 1975 at age 82.1 She was buried at Fork Creek Cemetery, Elbert County, Georgia.1

Children of Zadie Maxwell and Orin Martin Bagwell

Citations

  1. [S5195] Zadie Maxwell Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Margaret Ester Bagwell

F, b. 12 November 1919, d. 7 June 2006
     Margaret Ester Bagwell was born on 12 November 1919 in Georgia. She was the daughter of Orin Martin Bagwell and Zadie Maxwell. Margaret Ester Bagwell died on 7 June 2006 in Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, at age 86.

Orin Martin Bagwell

M, b. 22 December 1910, d. 23 February 1982
     Orin Martin Bagwell was also known as Oren Martin Bagwell.1 He was born on 22 December 1910 in Georgia.1 He was the son of Orin Martin Bagwell and Zadie Maxwell. Orin Martin Bagwell married Sarah Anne Bell after 1930.2 He served in the US Navy from April 6, 1944 to November 16, 1945, during World War II. Orin Martin Bagwell died on 23 February 1982 at age 71.1 He was buried at Forest Hills Memorial Park, Elberton, Elbert County, Georgia.1

Child of Orin Martin Bagwell and Sarah Anne Bell

Citations

  1. [S3575] Oren M Bagwell Grave Stone, unknown repository, unknown repository address, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  2. [S3576] Sarah B Bagwell Grave Stone, unknown repository, unknown repository address, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  3. [S5193] Howard Martin Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Emily N. Bagwell

F, b. 14 July 1912, d. 28 February 2008
     Emily N. Bagwell was born on 14 July 1912 in Georgia.1 She was the daughter of Orin Martin Bagwell and Zadie Maxwell. Emily N. Bagwell died on 28 February 2008 at age 95.1 She was buried at Fork Creek Baptisyt Church Cemetery, Elbert County, Georgia.1

Citations

  1. [S5197] Emily N. Bagwell Brock Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Alice E. Bagwell

F
     Alice E. Bagwell is the daughter of Orin Martin Bagwell and Zadie Maxwell.

Margaret E. Bagwell

F
     Margaret E. Bagwell is the daughter of Orin Martin Bagwell and Zadie Maxwell.

Walter C. Bagwell

M, b. 13 June 1921, d. 22 June 1999
     Walter C. Bagwell was born on 13 June 1921 in Georgia.1 He was the son of Orin Martin Bagwell and Zadie Maxwell. Walter C. Bagwell married Louise Denny after 1940.2 Walter C. Bagwell died on 22 June 1999 at age 78.1 He was buried at Elmhurst Cemetery, Elberton, Elbert County, Georgia.1

Citations

  1. [S3351] Walter Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  2. [S3352] Louise Denny Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Martin VanBuren Bagwell1

M, b. April 1846, d. 13 November 1910
     Martin VanBuren Bagwell was born in April 1846 in South Carolina.1 He was the son of Barkley Bagwell and Amy (?) Martin VanBuren Bagwell married Sara Emily Nelms in 1871. Martin VanBuren Bagwell died on 13 November 1910 in Elbert County, Georgia, at age 64 [:CR:]Martin VanBuren Bagwell was numerated on the 1850 US Census in Greenville, SC in the household of Barkley Bagwell (b.about 1811 in NC) and Amy Bagwell (b. about 1813 in SC) Martin was orphaned and enumerated on the 1860 US Census living in the household of C Presnell in Hartwell, Hart County, GA.

According to official records of the Confederate States Army listed as Martin Bagwell:

Enlisted as a Private in Co C 16th Georgia Volunteer Infantry at Hartwell, GA on April 21, 1864. (May have served previously in another regiment.)

He was wounded (likely at Petersburg, VA)
Appears on a Register of Stuart Hospital Richmond Virginia
M Bagwell
Pvt Co C 16 Regt Ga
Disease Vulnus Sclopt (gunshot wound)
Admitted July 4, 1864
Furloughed 30 July 1864

He returned to service after his furlough, prior to Nov 5, 1864.
Appears on a Receipt Roll for Clothing
M Bagwell
Co C 16 Regt Ga
Date of issue Nov 5, 1964 and Nov 27, 1864
Signature By X

Surrendered, along with the rest of the Army of Northern Virginia, on April 9, 1865 at Appomattox Court House and was paroled.

After the War, Mr Bagwell evidently returned to Elbert County GA and operated a blacksmith, wood, and repair shop.

From Elbert County GaArchives
A Graphic Story of Bowman, Ga.
By John S. Christian, M. D.
The Elberton Star, Sept. 11, 1902
"There are two blacksmith, wood and repair shops. One is owned and operated by Mr. T. A. Hall, recently from South Carolina, and the other is run by Mr. M. V. Bagwell, who has followed his trade here for several years. Both shops are conducted in such manner as fill all requirements of their numerous patrons."

Thanks to "On the Trail" #47231429 for the above information.


Atlanta Georgian and News, 15 Nov 1910, pg 5:

M.V. Bagwell, for twenty years a resident of Bowman, died Sunday afternoon. He had been sick for some months. Mr. Bagwell was about 66 years of age, and had been married twice. His second wife survives him. He leaves five children by his first marriage, Mrs. Alice Hulme, Emory, Van, John and Orrin Bagwell. The funeral services were conducted at Bowman Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock with interment in Bowman
cemetery.1
He was buried at Hillcrest Cemetery, Bowman, Elbert County, Georgia.1

Children of Martin VanBuren Bagwell and Sara Emily Nelms

Citations

  1. [S3577] Martin VanBuren Bagwell Grave Stone, unknown repository, unknown repository address, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Sara Emily Nelms

F, b. 26 August 1853, d. 29 November 1906
     Sara Emily Nelms was born on 26 August 1853 in Georgia.1 She married Martin VanBuren Bagwell, son of Barkley Bagwell and Amy (?), in 1871. Sara Emily Nelms died on 29 November 1906 at age 53.1 She was buried at Hillcrest Cemeterty, Bowman, Elbert County, Georgia.1

Children of Sara Emily Nelms and Martin VanBuren Bagwell

Citations

  1. [S5151] Sarah Emily Nelms Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Emory Scott Bagwell

M, b. September 1882, d. 1916
     Emory Scott Bagwell was born in September 1882 in Georgia.1 He was the son of Martin VanBuren Bagwell and Sara Emily Nelms. Emory Scott Bagwell married Bessie L. Nelms on 28 December 1906 at Hart County, Georgia. Emory Scott Bagwell died in 1916.1 He was buried at Northview Cemetery, Hartwell, Hart County, Georgia.1

Child of Emory Scott Bagwell and Bessie L. Nelms

Citations

  1. [S4907] Emory S. Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Thomas Vandiver Bagwell

M, b. 1881, d. 1929
     Thomas Vandiver Bagwell was born in 1881 in Georgia.1 He was the son of Martin VanBuren Bagwell and Sara Emily Nelms. Thomas Vandiver Bagwell married Pearl Brewer on 29 June 1905 at Elbert County, Georgia. Thomas Vandiver Bagwell married Martha Eugenia Carithers after 1915. Thomas Vandiver Bagwell married Martha Eugenia Cauthers before 1920.2 Thomas Vandiver Bagwell died in 1929.1 He was buried at Elmhurst Cemetery, Elberton, Elbert County, Georgia.1

Children of Thomas Vandiver Bagwell and Pearl Brewer

Child of Thomas Vandiver Bagwell and Martha Eugenia Carithers

Citations

  1. [S5198] Thomas Vandiver Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  2. [S5202] Eugenia Carithers Bagwell Gaines Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  3. [S5200] F Jack Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Pearl Brewer

F, b. 3 September 1882, d. 14 June 1917
     Pearl Brewer was born on 3 September 1882 in Elbert County, Georgia.1 She married Thomas Vandiver Bagwell, son of Martin VanBuren Bagwell and Sara Emily Nelms, on 29 June 1905 at Elbert County, Georgia. Pearl Brewer died on 14 June 1917 in Elbert County, Georgia, at age 34.1 She was buried at Elmhurst Cemetery, Elberton, Elbert County, Georgia.1

Children of Pearl Brewer and Thomas Vandiver Bagwell

Citations

  1. [S5199] Pearl Brewer Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
  2. [S5200] F Jack Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Thomas Vandiver Bagwell Jr.

M, b. 9 June 1906, d. 29 March 1926
     Thomas Vandiver Bagwell Jr. was born on 9 June 1906 in Georgia.1 He was the son of Thomas Vandiver Bagwell and Pearl Brewer. Thomas Vandiver Bagwell Jr. died on 29 March 1926 in Elbert County, Georgia, at age 19.1 He was buried at Elmhurst Cemetery, Elberton, Elbert County, Georgia.1

Citations

  1. [S5201] Thomas Vandiver Bagwell Grave Stone, Find a Grave, www.findagrave.com, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

Carey? Bagwell

F, b. circa 1874
     Carey? Bagwell was born circa 1874 in Georgia. She was the daughter of Martin VanBuren Bagwell and Sara Emily Nelms.