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Cynthia Baggs McArthur

April 20, 1800–June 8, 1870

Born in Jefferson County, Georgia; daughter of Elizabeth Nichols and John Baggs. Probably died at Liberty Township, Keokuk County, Iowa. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “Cynthia Nichols Baggs,” Patriarchal Blessings, 1833–2011 (closed to research), CHL. Nauvoo Temple Sealings and Adoptions of the Living and Index, 1846–1857, p. 401, FHL microfilm 183374, FHL. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Feb. 2016), Cynthia Mcarthur MCT6-G15 . Susan Easton Black and Harvey Bischoff Black, Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead, 1840–1845 (Provo, UT: Center for Family History and Genealogy, Brigham Young University Press, 2002), 1:193–194. 1870 U.S. census, Liberty, Keokuk Co., Iowa, p. 394B, Cynthia Baggs; digital image, (, accessed July 2015); from NARA microfilm publication M593, roll 402.