Alden Bradford 7 BIGELOW

15182.D7      Alden Bradford 7 BIGELOW, son of Benjamin 6 ( Ivory 5 , Gershom 4, John 3, Samuel 2, John 1) and Mary (TROWBRIDGE) BIGELOW, was born at Marlborough, Middlesex, MA 21 February 1827 and married there on 20 January 1852 Olivia M. Bigelow (15182.473) the daughter of Lambert and Emily (Dickinson) Bigelow. He early went to New York City where he engaged in the mercantile business and became an importer and dealer in silks and fine dress goods. He was 40 years in this business. They resided in Cranford, NJ and he was one of the founders of that town. He died there 23 February 1905.

Children of Alden Bradford and Olive M. (Bigelow) Bigelow:
15182.D71     Benjamin, b 08 Nov 1852 New York City; d 08 Sept 1854.
15182.D72     Olivia, b 04 Feb 1855 New York City; d 07 Feb 1855.
15182.D73     Richard Alden, 20 April 1857; d before his father, res. Cranford, NJ.
15182.D74     Adelaide Louise, b 28 Feb 1861; d __ ; m 26 Aug 1885 William Drysdale; res. Cranford where he was a well known author and newspaper correspondent.
15182.D75     Frederick Eastman, b 23 Oct 1863; d 24 March 1885.
15182.D76     Emily Mary, b 19 Oct 1866 Cranford.
15182.D77     Edward Alexis, b 08 Jan 1872.

Bigelow Family Genealogy Vol II , p 53;
Howe, Bigelow Family of America;
The Bigelow Family Genealogy, Vol. I.

Rod Bigelow
Box 13  Chazy Lake
Dannemora, N.Y. 12929