16133. Miriam 5 BIGELOW daughter
of Nathaniel 4,
( Joshua 2,
and Hannah (ROBINSON) BIGELOW, was born 21 Mar 1738 at Weston,
Middlesex county, MA. She married on 10 Feb 1757 Nathaniel Woolson, son
of Joseph and Elizabeth (Upham) Woolson. He was born 17 Feb 1731 at Weston.
Between Howe's Bigelow genealogy and Barry's History of Framingham, considerable misinformation has been printed. Howe states that Miriam was the mother of triplets, when in fact there were no multiple births, but three children were all the same day. Barry confuses the generations, and states that the family moved to Hopkinton. Another source says Nathaniel in later life moved to his son Isaac's in Waterbury, VT and died there 27 Mar 1819.
Children of Nathaniel and Miriam (Bigelow) Woolson were:
16133.1 Isaac, b 11 Nov 1757 Weston [bapt Nov 1763 Weston]; d 10 Nov 1820 Waterbury, VT; m Mercy Nelson.
16133.2 Cyrus, b 6 Aug 1759 Weston; d 5 Sep 1760 Weston.
16133.3 Cyrus, b 13 Oct 1761 Weston [bapt Nov 1763 Weston]; d _____ 1792 Framingham; m __ Jun 1784 Persis Angier. 3 known children.
16133.4 Nathan, b 9 Oct 1763 Weston [bapt Nov 1763]; d 26 July 1764 Weston.
16133.5 Lucy, b 31 Sep 1764 Weston.
16133.6 Nathan, b 14 Oct 1767 Framingham; d 18 Nov 1849, place not stated; m 1800 (intent of 24 Jan) Mehitable Clark of Paxton.
16133.7 Joseph, b 19 Sep 1770 Framingham.
16133.8 Simeon, b 3 Sep 1772 Framingham.
The Bigelow Family Genealogy, Vol I pg 148-149;
Howe, Bigelow Family of America;
Bond, Genealogies and History of Watertown;
Barry, History of Framingham;
NSDAR Patriot Index; miscellaneous sources;
Forge: The Bigelow Society Quarterly, vol. 12 p.11.
Subject: Woolson Geneology
Date: Mon, 3 May 1999 19:27:27 EDT
From: Mark F. Hardy Mfhftl@aol.com
Gary Woolson of Maine sent me a Woolson lineage with your data in it. I can photo copy the descendants you are related to. Just send me a snailmail
Mark F. Hardy
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
Rod Bigelow at SLIC
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