Author: Daboll, Sherman B., 1844-1910. Title: Past and present of Clinton County, Michigan, by Judge S. B. Daboll, assisted by D. W. Kelley, together with biographical sketches of many of its prominent and leading citizens and illustrious dead. Illustrated. Publication date: 1906. William J. Daggett b. in Eagle Twp. Wyoming Co., NY May 27, 1853 to Reuben E. and Mary A.(Wright) Daggett . Came to Clinton Co.MI. with his dad in 1856. Settled in Greenbush Twp. Wm J was one of 4 children. had 3 brothers- 1- George W. Daggett- living in Gratiot Co.MI. 2- Charles S. Daggett (Deceased before book was wrote) 3- Loren L. Daggett (Deceased before book was wrote) Wm J Daggett married Miss Nettie Ridneour in 1877, a daughter of David Ridneour of Clinton Twp. they had 13 issues, 3 died early in life, 10 living
Eva A.,Floyd E., Herman & Herbert(twins),Jay, Netia, Merrett, Ruby, Lewis, and Nettie Arlene, all at home when book was wrote. More info in the book.