4-10  BARNEY KEMP "B.K." RIGGS
(08-23-1879  --  05-09-1963)

     Married 01-02-1911

4-10A  MARY ELIZABETH MURPHY
(11-06-1878  --  04-07-1967)

 

CHILDREN:

4-10-1  MARTHA ELIZABETH (RIGGS) LAMBERSON
(06-13-1884  --  07-28-1885)

4-10-2  EDWARD KAY RIGGS
(12-04-1912  --  12-08-1981)

4-10-3  JAMES MURPHY RIGGS
(09-04-1915  --  06-15-1930)

4-10-4  HERBERT ROBBINS RIGGS
(11-28-1917  --  10-06-1969)

 

BARNEY KEMP "B.K." RIGGS

 

B.K. was born on August 23, 1879 in Emigrant Canyon, Cochise County, Arizona. He died in Willcox, Cochise County, Arizona on May 9, 1963 and is buried in the Riggs Family Cemetery.

Location in cemetery: Row 3, headstone d (3d)

 

B.K.'s PARENTS

B.K.'s father was Brannick Riggs, born July 10, 1828 in Marion, Perry County, Alabama. He died at his home, the Riggs Home Ranch, Cochise County, Arizona on July 4, 1907 and is buried in the Riggs Family Cemetery. (1h)

B.K.'s mother was Mary Elizabeth (Robbins) Riggs, born July 27, 1838 in Franklin, Williamson County, Tennessee. She died at her home, the Riggs Home Ranch, Cochise County, Arizona on February 5, 1935 and is buried in the Riggs Family Cemetery. (1g)

Brannick and Mary were married on July 10, 1856 in Bastrop, Bastrop County, Texas and had eleven children. B.K. was their tenth child, sixth son.


B.K.'s WIFE

B.K. and MARY were married on January 2, 1911 in Kansas.

MARY was born on November 6, 1878 in Fontana, Kansas. She died in Willcox, Cochise County, Arizona on April 7, 1967 and is buried in the Riggs Family Cemetery.

Mary's father was xxxxx, born on xx,xx,xxxx in xxxxx.

Mary's mother was xxxxx, born on xx,xx,xxxx in xxxxx.

Mary's parents were married in xxxxx on xx,xx,xxxx and had xx children. Mary was their xx child.

 

 

 

See MARY ELIZABETH RIGGS: MY STORY for more about Barney Kemp Riggs.