# 1555D.    John 5 BIGELOW,  son of Abraham 4( Thomas 3 , Samuel 2, John 1) BIGELOW and his second wife Anna FISKE, was born 14 April 1764 at Weston, Middlesex county, MA. He was married there 14 October 1784 to Lydia Spring, born Weston 25 December 1765, daughter of Thaddeus and Lydia (Train) Spring. They soon removed to New York state, and lived near Seneca Falls, Seneca co, NY. John appears on the censuses of 1810, 1820, and 1830 at the town of Junius. The death of Lydia is recorded in the Junius Presbyterian church records as 09 November 1840.
1790 census: MA-Middlesex-Weston-John Bigelow: 1-1-3-0-0.
1810 census: NY-Seneca-Junius-John Bigelow: 01001-20201.
1820 census: NY-Seneca-Junius-John Bigelow: 000111-01001.

Children of John and Lydia (Spring) Bigelow, as taken from Howe's Bigelow genealogy:      Isaac, b ca 1785; d before 1845 in WI, where he worked in the lead mines; had lived in Monroe and Sangamon cos, IL after 1831; m 24 Jan 1812 (Newton, MA) Angeline Prentice. 8 children.

1555D.2t     Clarissa, b ca 1786; d, unknown date and place in MI; m 25 Dec 1813 John P. Tripp. 10 children.

1555D.3t     Ann, b ca 1789; d 19Aug 1863 Junius, Seneca, NY; m 1 Jan l810 Thomas Howe. l0 children.

1555D.4t     Abigail Prentiss (bapt 12 July 1812); d _____ ; m William King. 1 child.

1555D.5      Lydia, no dates; m ____ Horton, and lived MI.

1555D.6      Martha, b ____ ; d ____ ; m 26 Nov 1823 Seth W. Whitman Junius, NY. (see below)

1555D.7      Sally (Sarah), no dates; m Andrew Rowley. (see below)

1555D.8t     John Lorenzo, b ca 1800; d 1849 Waterloo, NY; m Mary Davis, b ca 1805; 4 children, all dying in infancy.

1555D.9     Catherine, unmarried.

Bigelow Society,The Bigelow Family Genealogy Vol I, pg 125-126;
Howe, Bigelow Family of America; page 110-112;
Bond, Genealogies and History of Watertown;
vital records Newton, MA and Weston, MA;
church records Presb. church, Junius, NY;
correspondence with town historian, Junius, NY.
Subject: Sarah (Sally) Bigelow
Date: Wed, 25 Jul 2001 15:09:19 -0400
From: "Lynne Holton" <  >
 Hi, I have been researching a long time but have just found your great site.  I am descended from Sarah (Sally) Bigelow, who married Andrew Rowley.  I have quite a bit of information on their descendants if anyone is interested.
Thanks for all your hard work!  Lynne Rowley Holton

Name: Sally Wepfer
                        I entered Martha Bigelow into Google, and landed in your site. I
                        believe that this Martha (#1555D.6) is the second wife of Seth
                        Whitmore, married in Junius, NY on 11/26/1823. Source: LDS Film
                        #1769004 Items 6-9 Marriages of Ontario County, NY 1803-1889
                        Vol.20-21 Page 72. She and Seth are my ancestors.

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