16228.315 Obadiah 8
Bigelow, son of Hiram 7
( Joel 6 ,
Joel 5, Benjamin 4, Jonathan 3, Joshua2, John1) and Mary
(ARMSTRONG) BIGELOW, was born at Tecumseh, Ontario on 04 December
1834 and married Lavina Davidson on 21 November 1857. Lavinia was
the daughter of Samuel and Anne (Patten) Davidson and born in Mariposa,
Ontario on 14 October 1837. With his brother he formed a
co-partnership and succeeded to his father's business and continued the
same for 30 years when he retired. Both Obadiah
and Lavinia died within a month of each other, she on 20 November 1912
he on 15 December 1912 at Lindsay, Ontario. Family records state
converted to Catholicism just before his death and is buried in
cemetery, Lindsay, Ont, while Lavinia is buried at Riverside Cemetery.
Children of Obadiah and Lavinia (Davidson) Bigelow:
16228.3141t Adelaide Ida, b 05 Oct 1858 Lindsay; d 26 Dec 1929; m 08 July 1884 Samuel Thaddeus Culp; res. Littleton, CO; 4 children;
16228.3142 George Albert, b 05 Oct 1859; 28 June 1918; res. Lindsay, Ont.
Bigelow Society,The Bigelow Family Genealogy Vol II, pg.475;
Howe, Bigelow Family in America;
Records of Bigelow Society historian/genealogist.
correspondence with family researcher.