William Henry 8 BIGELOW

15146.118    William Henry 8 BIGELOW, son of  Henry 7 ( Ephraim 6, Nathan 5 , John 4, John 3, Samuel 2, John 1 and Julia Ann  (LEVANWAY) BIGELOW, was born at Peru, Clinton, NY on 22 January 1837 and married (1) Jane Broderick on 22 November 1860 at Rock Island, IL. Jane was born in 1839 in IN. William Henry served in the Civil War in Captain Frick's Rock Island, II Co., 37th IL Vol. Jane died on 19 June 1913 at Edmonds, Snohomish, WA. Five years prior to his death and on 16 September 1915, he married Sarah Roe. William died at Edmonds on 05 September 1920. He and Jane are buried at Edmonds Memorial Cemetery. (see below)

Children of William and Jane (Broderick) Bigelow, born at Thornburg, Keokuk, IA:

15146.1181t    Leote James, b 10 Feb 1866; d 24 Dec 1942 Edmonds; m in Oskaloosa, IA Isabel L. Orr; 3 children.

15146.1182t    Sciota William, b 19 June 1870; d 03 Oct 1930 Sequim, Clallam, WA; m 23 Feb 1890 Anna Mae Rust; 2 children.

15146.1183t    Charles Carroll, b 09 Nov 1872; d 25 Jan 1943 Edmonds; m 12 Feb 1895 Adelphia Lorraine Myerly; 1 child.

Bigelow Society,The Bigelow Family Genealogy, Vol II, pg 313;
Correspondence with descendants;
Bigelow Society records.
On 09 Aug 1913, William Henry purchased a lot in the Oddfellows & Rebeccas Cemetery in Edmonds, WA for $20 cash. He had made arrangements in June when wife Jane died. There is a large tombstone with "BIGELOW" in large letters. " W.H. - Jane - Mrs. Roe - Charles C. - and Adelphia Meyerly Bigelow are buried there." Only W.H. and Jane have separate markers. The cemetery belongs to the City of Edmonds now and has been kept up very well. ---- Sheila Bigelow Macomber 1986.

Modified - 06/16/2010
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