4-11  EDITH BESSIE RIGGS
(08-02-1884  --  08-09-1885)

EDITH BESSIE RIGGS

 

EDITH BESSIE was born on August 2, 1884 at Riggs Home Ranch in Cochise County, Arizona. She died in Cochise County, Arizona on August 09, 1885 and is buried in the Riggs Family Cemetery.

Location in cemetery: Row 1, headstone f (1f)

 

EDITH BESSIE's PARENTS

Edith Bessie'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)

Edith Bessie'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. EDITH BESSIE was their eleventh child, fifth daughter.


 

 

 

See MARY ELIZABETH RIGGS: MY STORY for more about Edith Bessie Riggs.