Phineas Newell 8 BIGELOW

 16163.226     Phineas Newell 8 BIGELOW, son of Jonathan Brooks 7( Jonathan 6  , John 5 , John 4 , Joshua 3, Joshua 2, John 1), and Relief (NEWHALL) BIGELOW, was born at Conway, Franklin co., MA on 27 September 1832.  At age 9 his father moved the family to Stowe, Lanville co, VT where he later married on 12 November 1854 Charlotte Ellen Munn.  Charlotte was born 07 October 1836 in Stowe, dau of Josephus and Lucrctia (Parker) Munn.  Phineas died at Stowe on 19 October 1911.(see below)
May have been originally named Phineas Newhall BIGELOW

Children of Phineas and Charlotte (Munn) Bigelow, all born at Stowe, Lanville co, VT:

16163.2261      Carrie Ella, b 07 Oct 1855; d ____ ; m H.E. Straw. (see below)
16163.2262      Florence Adelaide, b 21 July 1857; d ____ ; m Joseph T. Blodgett.

16163.2263      Clara Abbie, b 25 Feb 1859; d ____ ; .

16163.2264t     Walter Josephus, b 22 Jan 1865; d ___ ; m 12 Sept 1895 Florence E. Mooney; 1 daughter.

16163.2265      Wilbur Brooks, b 20 Aug 1866; d ____ ; res. Salem, MA..

16163.2266      Amos Newell, b 07 Nov 1871; d 05 Aug 1893; unmarried.

16163.2267t     Arthur Parker, b 21 April 1874; d _ _ 1965 Montpelier, VT; m Minnie Whitney, she died 15 Aug 1948; 2 children.

The Bigelow Family Genealogy, Volume II, page 450-451;
Howe, Bigelow Family of America; page 439;
Stowe, VT vital records;
Forge, Bigelow Society Quarterly, Vol.27, No.1, January 1988, page 14-15.

From: History of New England by Cutter; 3rd Edition, 1915; Vol III; F3.C.99; pg 1504
(VIII) Phineas Newhall, son of Jonathan Brooks Bigelow, was born in Conway, Massachusetts, September 27, 1832, died at Stowe, Vermont, October 19, 1911. He attended the public schools of his native place and at Stowe, whither he came with his parents when he was seven years of age. He followed farming all the active years of his life in the town of Stowe. He was active in public affairs, and served the town of Stowe as lister and over­seer ol the poor. In religion he was a Baptist. He was a strong and interesting personality, holding decided convictions of right and wrong, wielding a large and wholesome influence in the community and enjoying to the utmost the esteem and confidence of his townsmen. Mr. Bigelow married; November 12, 1854, Charlotte Ellen, born in Stowe, July 20,1836, (daughter of Josephus and Lucrctia (Parker) Munn. Children: Carrie Ella, born October 7, 1855, married H. E. Straw; Flora Adelaide, July 21, 1857, married Joseph T. Blodgett; Clara Abbie, February 25, 1859; Wa!ter Josephus, mentioned below; Wilbur Brooks, August 20, 1866, superintendent of the Salem City Hospital, Salem, Massachusetts; Amos Jewell. November 7, 1871, died August 5, 1893: Arthur Parker, April 21, 1874.

FORGE article, Vol.27, No.1, January 1998, page 14, Newspaper clipping submitted by Billie Bigelow Hayes, Montpelier, VT, dated 14 Apr 1915 published in Stowe VT newspaper--"I remember Addie, Annie and Susan, but never heard much about Dr. Edwin Bigelow.  I assume he never married either, so no grandchildren from all these children. I have a gold ring in the box, with Addie, Annie and Susie's names on it, so think it's gold that Eliakim brought home from California.."
Golden Wedding celebrated:  Mr. & Mrs. Eliakim Bigelow celebrate 12 Apr 1915 at their home in Stowe, VT. (50 years) Eliakim is 5th child of Jonathan Brooks Bigelow.
Forge, Bigelow Society Quarterly, Vol.29, No.3, July 2000; page 55;

Carrie E. Bigelow Diary 02 June 1879 to 14 Dec 1879:
07 Oct 1879 Carrie's 24th Birthday
27 Sept 1879 "Father is 47 today"
21 Sept 1879 "Grandpa died"

Modified - 05/22/2009
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