"We, Selectman of Guilford do find that he the said [Richardson] Bigelow is visited with mental derangement and debility, and that in our opinion he is incapable of taking care of his person and his estate." --dated 27 Nov 1811.
Sarah his widow died 3 July 1819, aged 35 years.
Only child of Richardson and Sarah Bigelow:
1597.71 Elizabeth Augusta.
Bigelow Family Genealogy Vol I , p 225;
Howe, Bigelow Family of America.
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