Asahel (or Ashbel) Freeman 7 BIGELOW

16313.31      Asahel (or Ashbel) Freeman 7 BIGELOW, son of Timothy 6 (Amasa 5 , David 4 , Lt. John 3 , Joshua 2, John 1), and Elizabeth (ARNOLD) BIGELOW, was born at Brookfield, Orange, VT on 07 May 1785. He married at Williamstown, VT on 28 September 1808 Almeda Hurlburt. They lived in Williamstown many years and she died there at unknown date. In 1850 census, we learn he was living there and was 65 and that he was recently married to a Mrs. Charlotte Beckwith, age 51 - born in NH -and was raising her two youngest children. Asahel's widowed daughter, (Polly), and her son were also living in the household. We have no record of him after this date. He possibly died in IL.

Children of Asahel and Almeda (Hurlburt) Bigelow:

16313.311     Polly, b 08 July 1809; d infancy.

16313.312     Polly, b 0l April 1810; d_____; m 14 Jan 1835 John Merrill; 1 child, no data.

16313.313     Amy Hurlburt, b 12 July 1812.

16313.314t    Asahel Arnold, b 08 Feb 1814; d______ IL; m 24 Feb 1840 Adeline (Bixby) Bigelow; 4 children. (see below)

16313.315     Elizabeth, b 0l June 1816.

16313.316     Horace M., b 1818.

The Bigelow Family Genealogy, Volume II, page 227;
Howe,Bigelow Family of America;
vital records VT; censuses VT.
Posted by: Cheri Mitchell
Asahel A. Bigelow - Adaline Sophronia Bixby -VT
Date: February 15, 2002 at 18:26:05
Seeking this couple and their children. Adaline was born 12/28/1811 in Williamstown, Orange, Vermont. In some records she was shown as Sophronia Adaline and in others at Adaline Sophronia.

Modified - 12/05/2007
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