Augustus 6 BIGELOW

16B26.5      Augustus 6 BIGELOW, son of Jabez 5 ( Jabez 4 , Gershom 3, Joshua2, John1) and Almy (GARDNER) BIGELOW, was born 18 Sep 1801 at Lebanon, Columbia county, NY. Their son's biography states that Augustus went to Ashtabula, OH in 1832, residing there twenty years, when he sold his farm and moved to North Canaan, CT where again he took up a farm. He died in North Canaan 29 Apr 1882. He married Frances Fenn, daughter of James and Lois (Sedgwick) Fenn of North Canaan, CT. In her later years she moved with their younger son to Altoona, SD, and died in 1893.

Children of Augustus and Frances P. (Fenn) Bigelow:

16B26.51     Theophilus Fenn, b 9 Mar 1837 Ashtabula twp, Ashtabula co, OH; d 24 Dec 1913 North Canaan, CT; m 1870 Abbie ____ ; 3 children known. (see below)

16B26.52t    James Augustus, b 15 Sept 1838 Ashtabula, OH; d 2 Apr 1917 Elkhart, IN; m (1) 1866 Albertine Van Buren, and m (2) 20 July 1872 Mary (Turnock) Bender; res OH, PA, SD, and IN. 2 daughters.

16B26.53     William Fenn, b ca 1847 CT; d _____ ; (see below)

16B26.54     Anna, b ca 1848 CT; d _____ ; (see below)

16B26.55     Fanny, b ca 1859 CT; d _____ ; (see below)

Bigelow Family Genealogy Volume. I page.357;
Howe, Bigelow Family of America; page.270;
Hale, Cemetery Collections of CT;
marriage, death, and probate records Elkhart, IN;
Weaver, Standard History of Elkhart co, IN, 1916;
obituary James A. Bigelow, Daily Review (Elkhart, IN).

Subject: 16B26.5 Augustus 6 BIGELOW, 16B26.51 Theophilus Fenn
Date: Fri, 16 May 2008 09:16:14 -0400
From: "Scott Barker" <>
16B26.5      Augustus 6 BIGELOW
1860 census shows additional children:
William Fenn age 13 in 1860 b. Conn.
Anna         age 12 in 1860 b. Conn.

1870 census shows additional child born to Augustus and Frances Fenn 
Bigelow.  That child is:
Fanny age 11 in 1870 b. in Conn.

16B26.51     Theophilus Fenn
Theophilus Bigelow married Abbie _________  in 1870.  They had the   following children:

Francis F age 7 in 1880 b. in Conn.
Bessie  F age 3 in 1880 b. in Conn.

Charles A  age 18 in 1900 b. in Conn.

Charles A Bigelow married Jessie L __________ in 1907

The 1920 and 1930 census records do not show any children for this couple.
Scott Barker

More from Scott:
Charles Augustus Bigelow b. 1882 in Conn. was the son of Theophilus Fenn Bigelow and Abbie (Not confirmed or cited "Abigail Rockwell Crandall".
The 1900 Census
Has him living with his parents.  Theofilos and Abbie Bigelow
The 1910 census
Has Charles' father Fenn T living with him and his wife Jessie L.

Modified - 05/18/2008
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