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Elias Ellsworth Riggs
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Birth: 1863
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Feb. 24, 1948
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA

Son of John C. Riggs and Emma Frances EMBLEY, he married Mary A. BASTOW in 1888 Hightstown.
The 1900 census indicates he was a druggist and they had two children, two living - John M and Emma A.
His obituary in the Trenton Evening Times calls him Trenton's oldest druggist. Died at his home, 740 Quinton Ave., age 84.
A graduate of the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science in 1885, he conducted a drug store at the corner of Monmouth St and Walnut Ave for many years.
Survived by his wife, a daughter Mrs. Theodore C. Eastman and son John Milton Riggs, 3 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.

Family links: 
  John C. Riggs (1837 - 1923)
  Emma Frances Embley Riggs (____ - 1906)
  Mary A. Bastow Riggs (1867 - ____)*
*Calculated relationship
Greenwood Cemetery
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA
Created by: genieresearcher
Record added: Jan 05, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 122797596
Elias Ellsworth Riggs
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