Timothy 5 BIGELOW

12112    Timothy 5 BIGELOW, son of Timothy 4(Jonathan 3,Jonathan2, John1) and Abigail (OLCOTT)BIGELOW, was born 22 May 1730 at Hartford, Hartford co, CT. He married, on 17 Dec 1757, Hannah HYDE. She was born 19 May 1738, daughter of William and Anne (BASSET) HYDE. Timothy was in the army and died, according to the inscription on a headstone at Hartford, at Charlestown, NH 28 Nov 1761. From a private record, quoted by Howe, "Timothy Bigelow died in the army during the summer of 1762 at Ft. Stanwix." Still a third source says the inscription on the headstone of the wife reads she died 21 Aug 1763, aged 25 years. At Timothy's death, Hannah was appointed administratrix of his estates, and Samuel Flagg, brother-in-law to Timothy, was appointed guardian of Timothy's two minor children.

Children of Timothy and Hannah (HYDE) BIGELOW of Hartford, Hartford co, CT were:

12112.l    Mary Langrell, bapt 31 Dec 1758 Hartford; d 21 Apr 1826 East Hartford; m 10 Dec 1778 Aaron OLMSTEAD; 12 children.

12112.2   Hannah, bapt 23 Nov 1760 Hartford; d ____ ; m (1) Solomon SMITH, son of Solomon and Anna (TALCOTT) SMITH, bapt 5 Jun 1763, d 4 Nov 1787; m (2) Ward WOODBRIDGE, by whom 1 son and 2 daughters.

Bigelow Family Genealogy Volume. I page.84;
Howe, Bigelow Family of America, page.87;
Barbour, Familes of Early Hartford;
vital records Hartford, CT;
Charles Hale Index,

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