Harvey 6 BIGELOW

16355.5   Harvey 6 BIGELOW, son of Otis 5 ( Asa 4, Lieut. John 3, Joshua 2, John 1) , and Betsey (BARTLETT) BIGELOW, was born 13 April 1785 at Lebanon, New London county, CT. He married Elizabeth "Eliza" Briggs of Newport, RI. She was the daughter of Capt. Willard and Elizabeth (Gray) Briggs. They lived in Stillwater, NY, where she died 08 February 1828, and he on 06 February 1847. ( Brothers Harvey and Martin Bigelow, both married Briggs sisters and moved from Lebanon, CT to NY State)

Children of Harvey and Eliza (Briggs) Bigelow:

16355.51t     Harvey, b 04 July 1816 Stillwater, NY; d 1893 Dowagiac, Cass co, MI; m (1) 17 Sept 1839 Rosina A Hurlburt; (2) 14 Sept 1843 Laura Hurlburt; a furniture-maker in Dowagiac, MI. 4 children.

16355.52t     Sarah Elizabeth, b 28 Mar 1818 Stillwater, NY; d 21 July 1851 Buffalo, NY (age 33 in childbirth); m 18 Oct 1850 Lorenzo Kimball. Haddock. 1 daughter: Elizabeth Bigelow (Haddock) Mulligan (grandmother of Charlotte Paine below).

16355.53     Willard Briggs, b 17 Mar 1821; d ___ 1840?-went to sea, no further record.

16355.54      Ezra C., b 02 Jan 1824; d 25 Dec 1860 Lebanon, CT; unm.

16355.55t     Betsey, b 01 May 1826; d ____ ; m 18 Feb 1852 Charles Taylor. 3 children.

Bigelow Family Genealogy Volume. I page.336;
Howe, Bigelow Family of America;
research in CT and MI;
censuses CT, MA, MI.
Will of Capt. Willard Briggs (Hartford Public Library; Hartford, CT)
2009 Mail from Charlotte P. Paine
Bainbridge Island, WA  98110

Capt. Willard Briggs, was born ca 1758 prob Newport or Tiverton, RI; married 15 Oct 1778 Elizabeth Gray;
Elizabth was born 21 Jan 1755 at Tiverton RI; and died 09 Apr 1845 Lebanon, CT; buried Goshen cemetery; Lebanon, CT, with husband Willard who died 09 Apr 1845 (maybe misprint)

Modified - 07/29/2009
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