Ephraim Bate 6 BIGELOW


 16324.2   Ephraim Bate6 BIGELOW, son of Ephraim 5 ( John 4 , Lieutenant John 3,Joshua2, John1), and Mary (WATERS) BIGELOW, was born in Colchester, New London co., CT 19 May 1772. His father died when he was three years old, and he was bound out at the age of seven to work on wood and lumber in Litchfield, CT. Not having the best of treatment at the hands of his master, he ran away at the age of nineteen, and went to Hoosick, NY. There, on 7 Nov 1792, he married Anne WAY. In 1817 he moved to Wolcott, Wayne co., NY, where he lived until his death on 29 Jun 1839. His wife Anne, born 4 Dec 1773 at Litchfield, CT, died at Wolcott 6 Jan 1860.

Children of Ephraim Bate and Anne (WAY) BIGELOW, all but youngest born in Hoosick, NY:

16324.21t      James, b 4 May 1793; d 30 Dec 1870 Wolcott, NY; m Joanna DeBar. 2 sons.

16324.22       Horace, b 9 Sep 1794; d 2 July 1820 Wolcott, NY; m 2 Mar 1820 Zelina Van Vliet. 1 posthumous daughter.

16324.23       Alice, b 18 Oct 1796; d 17 Mar 1797.

16324.24       Hiram, b 30 jan 1798; d ____ (after 1850) Oquawka, Henderson co, IL; m 19 Jan 1825 Rebecca Van Vliet and left issue.

16324.25       Polly, b 5 Apr 1800; d ____ ; m 2 Aug 1818 James HALLETT(b 11 July 1790); res. IL. 5 children.

16324.26  Sally or Sarah, b 21 Mar 1802; d 9 Apr 1888 Reading, Hillsdale co, MI; m 6 July 1820 (same day as sister Esther) Martin KORTRIGHT (CORTRIGHT). 8 children. (see below)

16324.27       Esther, b 26 Dec 1803; d 7 July 1875; m 6 July 1820 Daniel ROBERTSON; 6 children.

16324.28       Anne, b 26 Feb 1806; d 2 Dec 1883; m 16 Jun 1844 _____ MATTHEWS; res OH. 2 children.

16324.29       Ephraim Way, b 31 Jan 1808; d _____ ; m 16 Mar 1834 Sally KEYES; res Rockland, NY. 4 children.

16324.2A       Amy, b 12 Feb 1810; d 28 Jun 1853 Grand Rapids, Kent co, MI; m 3 May 1832 Francis BLOOD.(see below)

16324.2B       Sabrina, b 30 Mar 1812; d 3 Apr 1844 (she must have died giving birth); m 24 May 1843 Robert R. MURRAY. 1 child.

16324.2C       Charles Lewis, b 13 Aug 1816 Hoosick, NY; d 1909 Wolcott, NY; m 14 Sep 1843 Christian VOUGHT. 2 children.

16324.2D       Emeline, b 8 Oct 1818 Wolcott, NY; d 15 Oct 1822.

Sources:
Bigelow Family Genealogy Volume. I page.332;
Howe, Bigelow Family of America;
Kortright(Cortright) descendants;
cemetery inscriptions Wolcott, NY;
1850 census
descendants Hiram Bigelow
Note1:
correspondence with descendant Dorothy Hollingsworth, mailto: jblee@hunterdon.csnet.net
who states:
It is the daughter of this couple, Sarah "Sally" BIGELOW (my gt. gt. Grandmother), b 21 Mar 1802 who married widower Martin KORTRIGHT b. 20 May 1791 in Orange co, NY; d 05 Sep 1860 in Cambria twp., MI. He was the son of Moses Anthony KORTRIGHT bap. 24 Mar 1745 and married Antje Van ETTEN daughter of Anthony Van ETTEN. Dorothy has traced her KORTRIGHT line back to Jan Bastiaensen Van KORTRYK son of Sebastian Van KORTRYK, b 1618 in Leerdam, Holland.


Note2:
Date: Tue, 15 Sep 1998 18:09:19 -0400
From: Norman Cole <   nfcole@ix.netcom.com   >
I was amazed and delighted to find your Bigelow genealogy site on the web.  My husband, Norman, is a descendant of Amy Bigelow.  Amy married Francis Blood on May 3, 1853.  If it would be new information and of interest to you I have information on Amy and Francis'  descendents.  I don't have anything on Francis Blood's ancestors.  If, by some chance, you
have anything I would be grateful to receive it.  Thanks for the great web site.Sincerely, Judy Cole
email:  nfcole@ix.netcom.com
snail mail:
89 Carrington Rd.
Bethany, CT 06524

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