15337.111      Otis E. 8 BIGELOW, son of  Joseph 7 (also known as John) ( Noah 6 , Noah 5 , Cornelius 4, Samuel 3, Samuel 2, John1 and Statira (____) BIGELOW, was born at Portage, Livingston co, NY on 24 August 1819. He had served in the Civil War prior to his marriage.  He enlisted in Genesee Falls, NY on 28 August 1862 as a Pvt. with Co. D, 136 Regt. NY Inf. for a period of 3 years.  His record shows he was in and out of hospital several times and wounded early in 1865.  After the war, he moved into IA and married on 29 May 1873 Mrs. Adeliza "Alvira O." (Deuel) Gordon at Elkader, Clayton co, IA.  She was daughter of Benjamin and Lorinda (Sabin or Tabin) Deuel and born 10 July 1843 in NY state.  She was previously married to William Gordon, who died 25 Nov 1871.  Otis died 13 September 1877 at Putnam township, Fayette, IA and is buried near Strawberry Point, IA.  His widow died on 05 March 1923 at Madison, IA and is buried at same place (County Corners Cemetery).

Children of Otis and Adeliza (Deuel) Bigelow, born at Putnam, Fayette co., IA:

SOURCES:   Bigelow Society records from correspondence with descendant.

Children of John and Sophia (Van Buren) Bigelow:

15337.1141t     Otis Arthur, b 05 Mar 1874; d 24 Aug 1945; m Edith Pearl Phelps(sep. or div?); 2 children

15337.1142t     Fred E., b 23 March 1877; d 27 Dec 1924 West Union, IA; m (1) 28 Nov 1900 Isa Mae Tremaine, d 01 Oct 1914, (2) 20 March 1917 Lulu Fern Tremaine; possibly 3 children d infancy, 2 other possible children and we have record of 6 others.

Bigelow Society,The Bigelow Family Genealogy, Vol II, pg 377;
Also listed as 15331.142  Otis E. son of Daniel 7...Vol II , p 78; and
15331.41 Otis E. 8 ...Vol II pg 354;
military record Otis;
Howe, "Bigelow Family of America";
Correspondence between family descendant and Bigelow Society;
various censuses;
15331.142; Bigelow Society records from correspondence with descendant;
, s/o Joseph (known as "John" 9956) in Genealogy "seem to
be the same people", and p. 78, Addenda from Loring to Sharon Ahrens 9 May
2001 then copy to genealogist. Sharon Ahrens address:  1370A McNally Dr.,
Winona, MN 55987-6014.

Modified - 12/01/2009
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