Children of Andrew and Antha (Mattison) Bigelow:
16B26.161 Arthur Mattison, b 29 May 1857 Trenton, MI; d 20 July 1906 Detroit, bur. at Adrian; m 16 May 1883 Elizabeth Cleary.
16B26.162 Gertrude A., b 27 Oct 1859 Flushing, MI; d __ ; m 31 Oct 1883 George Stacey.
16B26.163 Jay Whiting, b 06 Feb 1865 Pt. Huron, MI; d _____ ; m (1) 12 Oct 1892 Mary Blythe McPherson, of Livinston co, MI (b. May 1865, the dau of William and J.M. (Rannay McPherson); 3 children known; Jay was a bank clerk; - there may have been a second marriage but no data. (see below)
16B26.164 William Gardner, b 09 July 1867 Pt. Huron; d 23 July 1867 Pt. Huron.
Children of Andrew and Emily (Powers) Bigelow:
16B26.165 Annette, b 20 Dec 1874 Lapeer, MI; d 20 July 1876, bur. Adrian.
16B26.166t Blanche Louise, b 14 Feb 1877 Romeo, Ml. d ; m 10 Oct 1900
16B26.167 Grace, d 1886, bur. Adrian.
Bigelow Family Genealogy Volume. II page.275;
Howe, Bigelow Family of America;
records of Bigelow Society.
Subject: 16B26.163 Jay Whiting
Date: Mon, 12 May 2008 10:34:23 -0400
From: "Scott Barker" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Jay Whiting Bigelow is found as late as 1910 Browns Creek, West Virginia census.
Where he and wife Mary Blythe McPherson b. May 1865 have the following
Alice McPherson Bigelow b. Apr 1894 in Michigan
William McPherson Bigelow b. Dec 1896 in Michigan
Mary L Bigelow b. ___ 1903 in Michigan
If Jay was married twice and was it was either between 1880 when Jay was 15 and his marriage to Mary Blythe McPherson in 1892/93 or after a divorce from Mary sometime after 1910. He does not show up in census records with family after 1910.
1920 census find Mary living with son William and daughter Mary L. and the same for 1930 census