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My Reagan Line from Timothy

Timothy RAGAN/REAGAN/RIGGIN I. Born in 1678 in Ireland (?). Timothy died in Anne Arundel, Md., bef 14 Mar 1743/1744; he was 65. On 24 Nov 1703 when Timothy was 25, he married Mary LARY (O'LEARY), in St. Margaret's Parish, Anne Arundel Co., MD. Born in 1686 in Ireland (Probably). Mary died in Anne Arundel, Md on 23 Jan 1764; she was 78.

John RAGAN. Born ca 1711 in Anne Arundel, Maryland. John died in Frederick Co., Virginia in Aug 1767; he was 56. On 21 Jan 1731/1732 when John was 20, he married Mary MORRICE, in St. Paul's Parish, Baltimore Co., MD. Born in 1716 in Baltimore Co., Maryland. Mary died in 1771; she was 55. (NOTE: One Reagan researcher says it was actually Timothy's son James who was the father of Charles, below).

Charles REAGAN. Born in 1735 in Shanandoah, VA. Charles died in Blount Co., Tennessee bef 25 Sep 1815; he was 80. In 1756 when Charles was 21, he married Elizabeth HENRY. Born about 1740 in Virginia. Elizabeth died in Blount Co., Tennessee bef 1830; she was 90. (NOTE: There is a cousin who believes Charles' brother James was the father of John)

John REAGAN. Born abt 1766 in Shenandoah, VA. John died in Dade Co., MO on 13 Nov 1843; he was 77. about 1788 when John was 22, he married Martha BLACK, daughter of Joseph BLACK & Martha L. MORROW, in Shenandoah Co., VA. Born in 1771 in Virginia.

William Henry REAGAN Sr. Born on 4 Dec 1797 in Sevier Co., TN. William Henry died in Dade Co., MO. William Henry married Margaret CUNARD, in Blount Co., TN. Born in 1803 in France. Margaret died in Dade Co., MO on 8 Jan 1846; she was 43.

((Probable Line - William Henry Reagan sired a son James on Oct. 23, 1820, in Blount County, Tenn. My great-great-grandfather James C. Reagan shows up in the 1850 Texas census of Navarro County: age 30; state of birth is Tennessee. Are they one and the same? I think so!))

James C. REAGAN. Born in Tennessee in 1820, according to the 1850 federal Texas census of Navarro County. When James was 24, he married Emily SPIVA, age 14, on Sept. 4, 1844, in Fannin County, Texas. Emily died in 1859. James C. married Eliza P. Cockrell, age 26, (not in my line) on May 30, 1860, in Navarro County, Texas. James C. died in 1870 at the age of 50, presumably in Navarro County, but possibly Missouri. Cause of death: dropsy.

William Andrew REAGAN. Born Aug. 30, 1845, in Anderson County, Texas. At the age of 38, "Wylie" or "War" married widower Emily Eugenia WELLS Talbot on June 19, 1883, in Colorado City, Texas (see descendants). Emily was born on June 15, 1857, and died on July 7, 1951, at the age of 94 in Big Spring, Texas. William died of influenza on Dec. 18, 1932, in Big Spring, at the age of 87. (William's first wife, not in my line, was Nancy J. Dye).

Bascom Andrew REAGAN. Born Oct. 12, 1886, in Big Spring, Texas. "Pop" married Mary Eugenia PEROT, born July 7, 1891; died in Big Spring, Texas, on March 21, 1956. "Pop" died in Big Spring on March 4, 1977, at the age of 90.

Bascom Eugene REAGAN. Born Feb. 12, 1925, in Big Spring, Texas. Just shy of his 21st birthday, and only a month discharged from naval service in the South Pacific during World War II, "Backie" or "Blackie" married Bennie Pearl MITCHELL on Jan. 1, 1946. She was born on Jan. 12, 1928, and died in Sweetwater, Texas, on Feb. 3, 1985, at age 57 from a sudden heart attack while hospitalized for the flu. "Backie" died from complications of a stroke on March 8, 1992, in Big Spring at the age of 67.

Danny Eugene REAGAN. (Living) Born June 3, 1948, in Big Spring, Texas. Married Rhonda Jean NORRIS on May 7, 1976. One son, Nicholas Dewain, born 1982. Married Candy Leanne HOLCOMBE on March 16, 1996. One son, Ryan Michael, born 1993, two daughters, Destiny Elizabeth, born 1996; Desiree Leanne, born 1998.

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