Charles A. 7 BIGELOW

Olive Branch Cemetery; Holly, Oakland Co., MI

16C43.88     Charles A. 7 BIGELOW, son  of Spencer 6 ( Eleizer 5 , Joshua 4 , Eleazer 3 Joshua2, John1), and Mary Mathilda (PAYNE) BIGELOW, was bom 10 November 1863 in Oakland County, MI near Holly. He received his education in the district school and at the age of 18 moved to Stanton, MI to work in the lumber mills. He took up the trade of printer in Stanton and after three years in the trade, sold fruit trees for a season. In 1886 he moved to Morrice, MI and established the newspaper: The Morrice Sentinel which later became The Morrice Tribune. On 22 October 1883 he married Mary A. House, the dau of Francis and Mary House. She was born in 02 March 1856 at Bennington township, Shiawassee, MI., and died 03 February 1935 Sheldon, O'Brien County, IA. Charles married 1917 Mollie (Marquette) Colvin. She was previously married in 1901 to Frank B. Colvin (he died in 1909). She was born 09 March 1878 in Germany and died in June 1980 at Lansing, MI at age 102. Charles died 27 June 1933 Shiawassee Co., MI. There was a divorce of Charles and Mary House. (death certificate for Mary)

Child of Charles and Mary (House) Bigelow:

16C43.881     Stanley Eugene, b 28 Dec 1885/6 Morrice, MI; d ___ 1938 Lansing, Ingham co, MI; m Kathryn (Katherina) Schier ; he was a linotype operator in Toledo and Lansing; Kathryn, b 1889 MI, dau of Frederick and Mary (Sheets) Schier, d 20 Feb 1976 Lansing; 2 known children, now deceased ; (see below)

Bigelow Family Genealogy Volume. I page ;
Bigelow Family Genealogy Volume. II page 283;
Bigelow Society historian/genealogist records (prior to 1995)

Subject: 16C43.88 Charles A. - Son Stanley
Date: Tue, 08 Jul 2008 09:34:50 -0400
From: "Scott Barker" <>

1920 census Lansing Ward 7, Ingham, Michigan
1925 Iowa census
1930 census Floyd, O'Brien, Iowa
WWI Draft Registration
Then census records above note that
     Stanley Eugene Bigelow was born in 28 Dec 1885 in MI wife Kathryn Schier, also listed as Katherina, was born in 1889 in MI to Fredrick Shier who was b. 1867 in MI and Mary Sheets who was b. 1856 in Germany.  They had the following children, both born in Michigan:

Esther b. 1911
John   b. 1915

Modified - 12/12/2021
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