|Meachum H. Bagley
Another name for Meachum was Meach Bagley.
Noted events in his life were:
1. Census in 1920 in Shamrock, Wheeler, TX, United States. 3 The 1920 census recorded Mea?h [sic, as indexed in census due to poor handwriting of Meach], farmer, 47, living with wife Elta E., 26, and daughter Geraldine, 3 years and 8 months. Meach and his parents were born in Kentucky. Elta was born in Indiana, her parents in Georgia.
2. Census in 1940 in Graham, Young, TX, United States. 4 The 1940 census recorded owning a $1000 home: M. H. Bagley, farmer, widowed, 68, living alone. He lived in the same house in 1935. He was born in Texas.
3. Cause of Death: Meach died at Graham Hospital from influenza, 27 Apr 1949, Graham, Young, TX, United States. 2
Meachum married Elta E. Beher, daughter of Jefferson D. Beher and Willie Elizabeth Jett. (Elta E. Beher was born on 3 Oct 1894 in , , IN, died on 8 Jan 1964 in San Diego, San Diego, CA 5 and was buried in San Diego, San Diego, CA.)
1 <i>Dallas Morning News (Dallas, TX)</i>, 13 Apr 1926, obituary of Mrs. J. Beher.
2 Texas State Registrar Office, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976," database, <i>FamilySearch.org</i> (https://familysearch.org), https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K3S9-GB3 Meach H Bagley, 27 Apr 1949; citing certificate number 19939, State Registrar Office, Austin; FHL microfilm 2,223,285.
3 <i>1920 United States Census</i>, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MHTG-ZQX Elta E Bagley in household of Mea?h H Bagley, Shamrock, Wheeler, Texas, United States; citing ED 243, sheet 22A, line 3, family 164.
4 <i>1940 United States Census</i>, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K4QP-4RT M H Bagley, Justice Precinct 4, Young, Texas, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 252-13, sheet 8A, line 27, family 151.
5 FamilySearch.org, California Death Index, 1940-1997 (Department of Public Health Services, Sacramento.), https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VP48-W9H Elta E Bagley, 08 Jan 1964.