Daniel Richardson 7 BIGELOW
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15197.66 Daniel Richardson 7
BIGELOW, son of Jotham 6
( Joel 5 , Jotham 4, John
3, Samuel 2, John 1) and Celinda (BULLOCK)
BIGELOW, was born at Belleville, Jefferson, NY on 21 March 1824. He
was educated at Harvard, became a lawyer and on
the 1850 census was located in the state of WI. By 1851, he had joined
wagon train and proceeded to (then) Oregon Territory, thence up the
to Washington. Daniel married Ann Elizabeth White, daughter of William
born 03 November 1836 in IL. The House of
and Ann Elizabeth is an historic one located in Olympia, WA and
4 generations have lived in it. Interesting articles from Daniel's diary
life have appeared in the Bigelow
FORGE. He was very prominent in the early days of Oregon
a lawyer, judge and legislator. His wife died 08 February 1926 at
Thurston, WA. He had died there earlier on 15 September 1905. They are
in Forest Memorial Gardens, Olympia. With them is buried DeLafayette J.
(15197.611), son of Lovell and Susan.
Children of Daniel R. and Ann E. (White) Bigelow, all born at
b 21 Sept 1855; d 14 Dec 1927; m 19 Aug 1877 Miller G. Royal; 3
children. (see below)
b 21 Mar 1858; d 02 Dec 1959; m 17 Aug 1882 William P. Bonney; 4
15197.663 Ruth, b 03 July 1860; d 16 May
1950; m 12 Feb 1910 Albert D. Wright; no children.
15197.664 William Ellis, b 11 Aug 1862; d 04
April 1898; m 24 Nov 1887 Jennie (Osborne) Bigelow.
15197.665 Anson, b 24 Jan 1869; d 29 Jan
15197.666 Jotham Duncan, b 05 April 1871; d
06 Sept 1945; m 06 Dec 1893 Sarah Caroline Markham.
Lee, b 25 July 1873; d 21 March 1967; m 18 Jan 1900 Belle
Lucretia Knox; 3 children.
15197.668 Margaret Elizabeth, b 05 Jan 1878;
d 31 March 1927; unm.
15197.669t George Royal,
b 07 Oct 1881; d 19 Feb 1961; m 29 June 1910 Edith May Sylvester; 5
Bigelow Family Genealogy Vol II , p 57;
Howe, Bigelow Family of America;
Bigelow Society Quarterly; Vol. 11, No.1, Jan.1982 Pg 9;
Correspondence with family descendants;
diary of D. R. Bigelow.
Date: Tue, 13 Feb 2001 15:55:52 -0800 (PST)
My name is Crescent
Date: Wed, 29 Aug 2001 17:24:12 -0700
From: Rod Bigelow <
My name is Rod Bigelow, and I grew up in Olympia. My
father's name is Keith, and his father was Carl, married to Florence
Do you know how I might fit into the "big" Bigelow scheme??
Rod A. Bigelow
Thank you for including information
about the Bigelow House Preservation Association on your webpage http://bigelowsociety.com/BigelowMuseum.html.
We are in the process of expanding our own web page for the museum to
give visitors additional information.
Would you please add the following
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Museum phone number - (360) 753-1215
Thank you for your assistance in this
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This family portrait was taken in 1889 and shows all eight of their
In the back row
(left to right) are Richardson Lee “Ray” Bigelow
(1873-1967), Tirzah Bigelow Royal (1855-1927),
Jotham “Duncan” Bigelow (1871-1969), William Ellis Bigelow (1862-1891),
and Ruth Bigelow Wright (1860-1950).
In the front row
(left to right) are Eva Bigelow Bonney
(1858-1960), Daniel Richardson Bigelow (1824-1905),
George Bigelow (1881-1961), Ann Elizabeth White Bigelow (1836-1926),
and Margaret Bigelow (1878-1937).
Modified - 07/10/2011
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