Children of Alpheus and Eleanor (WRIGHT) BIGELOW, all born Weybridge, VT:
16814.81 Horace, b 27 May 1815; died 16 Feb or 15 Aug 1837; buried with his father.
16814.82t Paul Wright, a twin, b 23 June 1818; m (1) Lydia WESTCOTT, and (2) Rhoda SHAW. It is thought he is the Paul BIGELOW referred to in the autobiography of Lyman Goodale BIGELOW (see Forge, Vol 8, No 3 pg 49). Paul had one son, Rollin, the family "black sheep", who in 1890 was living in Bozeman, MT. Paul listed in Canton, NY Business directory 1873-1874: "Bigelow, Paul W., Canton, Farmer, , Park Street"
16814.83t Silas Wright, twin, born 23 June 1818; d 9 June 1860 Canton, St. Lawrence co, NY (see below); m (1) Alice WHITE, and after her death (2) Ann CHAPPEL, who after Silas Bigelow's death, married Pliney WRIGHT. Silas had two sons that died young.
Bigelow Family Genealogy, Vol I page 340;
Howe, Bigelow Family of America;
local records, Canton, NY;
vital records VT;
research of Mary Ruth (Reynolds) Judd.
From: "Charles B. Crouter" <email@example.com>
Date: 1/3/03 7:06:15 PM
Perhaps this is of interest to a descendant of Alpheus Bigelow,
son of Roger and Mary.
I am a descendant of his brother Samuel.
Charles Bigelow Crouter
Walla Walla, Wa