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Robert Bauguess

Birthplace: Loudoun, Virginia, United States
Death: 1872 (95-96)
Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
Place of Burial: Traphill, Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Richard Bauguess, Sr. and Nancy Jane Bauguess
Husband of Mary Polly Baugess
Father of Mary Rose; Frances "Fanny" Bauguess and Nancy Bryan
Brother of Frances “Fanny” Higgins (Baugess); James Bauguess; Jane Spicer and Henry Baugass
Half brother of Emanuel Bauguess; Sarah Bauguess; Nancy Spicer; Richard Bauguess, Jr; Celia Bauguess and 4 others

Occupation: Known as Bee Bob for his knowledge of bees and was the father of 13 children
Managed by: Mark Schulz
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About Robert Bauguess

Robert was born Jun. 12, 1776, in Virginia, USA according to family bible. He was the son of Richard Bauguess and Nancy Jane McCarty. He is believed to be buried in a church cemetery with family, near the family farm. No marker. He married Log Cabin Families of Stone Mountain, North Carolina, Mary Sparks born in Surry County, North Carolina. He was known as "Bee Bob" for his knowledge of bees. They had the following children who were all born in Wilkes County.

1. Nancy m Thomas Bryan

2. Robert Jr m Nancy Sparks

3. Solomon

4. Samuel m Letha Yates

5. Mary Polly b 1809

6. Jane aka Jennie b 1810 m John Holbrook

7. Lewis born December 1, 1828 (disappeared) married on February 28, 1847, Mary Frances Holloway who was born November 28, 1830, daughter of Daniel Holloway, granddaughter of Edgewood Holloway

8. Richard married Ms. Hurst

9. Sarah m Robin Rousseau

10. Lydia

11. David married Ms. Hall

12. John K. married Ms Forrester

13. Fanny married Charles Harris

Info from Wilkes County Heritage book and Log Cabin Families of Stone Mountain, North Carolina by the Royalls.


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Robert Bauguess's Timeline

June 12, 1776
Loudoun, Virginia, United States
March 23, 1802
Trapill, Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
February 25, 1809
Wilkes County, North Carolina, United States
March 17, 1818
Age 95
Wilkes, North Carolina, United States
Traphill, Wilkes, North Carolina, United States