Children of Emerson and Marian (Feustman) Bigelow:
15182.4D221 Patricia, b 18 Sept 1918 New York City, NY; d __ ; m 30 April 1918 John Ward Melville; 4 children.
15182.4D222t John Emerson 10 Bigelow, b 03 Dec 1925 New York City; d 14 January 2003; m 24 February 1962 Yvette Claudette Le Duc de Lerguenou, born Brittany, France. They had one daughter. John Emerson was of Wellesley Hills, MA in 1979 and a Bigelow Society Board member from 1979-1982. In 1996 he was still active with the Society. During his youth, he lived at Rye, NY where he attended the Rye country Day School. Then he went to Hotchkiss School, a boarding school in Lakeville, CT. He entered WW II and the family moved to Washington DC, having been appointed by President Roosevelt to establish the Office of Strategic Services, (OSS). John died 14 January 2003 after long illness.
Bigelow Family Genealogy Vol II , p 330 child;
Howe, Bigelow Family of America;
correspondence with family member;
Bigelow Society records.