Abraham 7 BIGELOW
15182.2A Abraham 7 BIGELOW, son of
Christopher Bannister 6 , ( Ivory 5, Gershom
4, John 3, Samuel 2, John 1)
, and Rhoda (GLEASON) BIGELOW, was born 08 June 1806, at
Berlin, Worcester, MA. He married on 24 January 1830 Eliza Sawyer of Berlin.
She was born 29 June l84-(sic), daughter of Jonas, sr. and Euseba (Bailey)
Sawyer. They lived many years in Berlin, but about 1861 moved to the adjoining
town of Northborough, where both were living in 1889. Abraham died at Berlin
on 21 May 1896 and Eliza sometime after. He was a cooper by trade and bore
an excellent reputation as a workman, and was a man "of sterling integrity
and upright character". When living in Berlin, he served as one of the Selectmen.
Children of Abraham and Eliza (Sawyer) Bigelow, all born at Berlin:
15182.2A1 Mary Eusebia, born 10 March 1831; d
07 May 1834.
15182.2A2t Jonas Sawyer,
b 26 Dec 1833; d (after 1889) Northborough; m 17 March 1858 Cleora Flagg;
res. Berlin and Northborough; 10 children.
15182.2A3t Franklin Ellsworth,
b 29 Feb 1836; d___ Northborough; m 15 Sept 1859 Lucilla A. Loomis; 4 children.
15182.2A4 Joseph, b 18 Nov 1838; d 13 Aug 1863;
Bigelow Family Genealogy Vol II page 43;
Howe, Bigelow Family of America; page 299;
vital records, Berlin, MA.
Box 13 Chazy Lake
Dannemora, N.Y. 12929
BACK TO THE BIGELOW
BACK TO BIGELOW HOME