From censuses, we determine the children of Calvin and Sarah (Hall) Bigelow, all born Livingston, NY, to be:
16314.421 a daughter, b ca 1807.
16314.422 a daughter, b ca 1808.
16314.423 Sarah, b 13 Aug 1810; d 16 Feb 1880 (ae 69 yr, 3 mos, 17 dys); m ____ Wright (1988 info from Dorothy Spencer; this is a possible ID).
16314.424t Polly, b______ 1812; d 08 June 1879 Arlington, Van Buren, MI; m Sylvester Meacham; they lived in OH between 1845 and 1850; 10 children.
16314.425t Calvin Jerome, jr., b 15 Sept 1814; d 11 Sept 1878 Arlington, Van Buren. MI; m 08 Jan 1840 Margaret Eckler; res. Niagara county, NY some years; 7 children.
16314.426 a child, b ca 1817.
16314.427 a child, b ca 1818; of this child and the one a year older, one was a female, one a male
16314.428t Rufus, b______ 1820 NY; d 17 June 1892 Arlington; m (1) 12 March 1852 Lucinda Harris age 17, m (2) 25 Feb 1855 Charlotte Harrison; 7 children.
16314.429 a son, b ca 1822 this could possibly be Rufus (above).
16314.42A a daughter, b ca 1825.
16314.42Bt Samuel , b 20 April 1827 Avon, Livingston, NY; d 1901 Arlington, Van Buren, MI; m 23 Jan 1853 Eunice Meacham; 6 children.
16314.42C Russell, b ca 1830.
16314.42D Eliza M., b ca 1833; d _____ ; m 05 Mar 1855 John D. Combs at Van Buren co, MI;
Bigelow Society,The Bigelow Family Genealogy, Vol II, pg 234-235;
Howe, Bigelow Family of America; pg 251; #465-1112; child 2467;
PAF: RIN:12170; MRIN: 4847;
The Bigelow Society genealogical records;
various censuses NY and MI.
From: SuziRT <firstname.lastname@example.org
The following page is down: http://bigelowsociety.com/rod8/sam8442b.htm
In fact, all of the decendants of Calvin Jerome Bigelow (Sr.) [ http://bigelowsociety.com/rod/cal71442.htm] are down, including Samuel's (above).
Suzanne ( decendant of Samuel Bigelow's)
Letter from Marcia Shuman, 50688 Lilac Rd., South Bend, IN 46628, dated 13 Dec 2005, with updated information from research of the Van Buren Co. Court House Marriage Records, Bk A, in Paw Paw, MI.
Letter from Virginia M. Gerstam 26 Jan 1993; Add: Box 1798; LaBelle, FL 33935;
"Polly (Bigelow) Meachum, b 1812 NY, dau of Calvin and Sally Bigelow;
Rufus Bigelow, b NY, son of same both moved to Van Buren co, Mich."