Children of Clarence and Melissa (Chandler) Bigelow:
1592C.26551t Elwin Earl, b 08 Sept 1920 Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz co, CA; d ____; m (1) 29 Dec 1945 Theresa Cecil Roddy (div 1952); m (2) 10 June 1953 Jean Alexander (b 04 Nov 1918); Elwin was in Real Estate; 5 children total
1592C.26552 Edith May, b 20 May 1922 Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz co, CA; d _____ ;
1592C.26553t Charles Edward, b 12 Apr 1924 Oakland, CA; d ____ ; m 10 Jan 1948 Catherine Lucy; 1 child known:
Bigelow Society,The Bigelow Family Genealogy, Vol II, pg 426 child;
Howe, Bigelow Family of America;
Bigelow Society records.
additional data from family descendant; Bigelow society records.
Children of Elwin Earl and Theresa
Cecil (Roddy) Bigelow:
1592C.265511 Robert Earl, b 19 Oct 1946 Oakland, CA; d _____ ;
1592C.265512 Mary K., b 02 July 1949 Oakland, CA; d _____ ;
Children of Elwin Earl and Jean (Alexander) Bigelow:
1592C.265513 Earl Alexander "Alex", b ___ 1954 Oakland, CA; d 26 June 1976 Berkeley, , CA (obit below);
1592C.265514 Keith Earl, (twin) b __ 1956 Oakland, CA; d _____ ;
1592C.265515 Kirk Earl, (twin) b __ 1956 Oakland, CA; d _____
Note in Bigelow society records: Dated Rossmoor, 1983
Jean and Elwin Bigelow of Golden Rain Road are both natives of California. Their former residence was Piedmont. Jean attended UC Berkeley, where she was an Alpha Phi. For about 10 years she was a recreation worker in various hospitals for the American National Red Cross, covering several locations in California. She enjoys handcraft, walking, reading and swimming.
Elwin is also retired from a career in redevelopment work. In his background is a 15 year career in the Marine Corps. He was taken prisoner by the Japanese in Corregidor and spent about three and a half years under confinement between Corregidor and Japan. He enjoys swimming, golf, lawn bowling, reading, walking and good music.
Of their twin sons, one is in Walnut Creek and the other, Atascadero. A third son lives in Salt Lake City, while their daughter resides in Los Altos.
Edward 10 Bigelow, b 12 Apr 1924 Oakland, CA; d ____ ; m 10
Jan 1948 Catherine Lucy, the dau of Henry G. Frobase and Eula Jones (b 17
May 1924 Portland, OR); Charles was in US Navy April 1941 to April 1945 and
retired with disability; Catherine was an office worker
1 child known: Craig Edward Bigelow, b 17 Apr 1955 Walnut Creek, CA