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Andrew "John" Biggs
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Birth: Oct. 22, 1772, Ireland
Death: Mar. 15, 1840
Funks Grove
McLean County
Illinois, USA

Was born on 22 Oct 1772 in No. Ireland. He immigrated about 1800 to Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. He resided Fayette Co, OH before 1826. He moved in 1826 to Funk's Grove, McLean Co., IL. or 1829 He signed a will on 15 Oct 1836. He died on 15 Mar 1840 in Funk's Grove, McLean Co., IL. He was buried in Funk's Grove Cemetary, Funk's Grove, McLean Co., IL. He was a Weaver and linen draper in No. Ireland. He was a sailor.

Andrew Biggs was born in No.Ireland where he was a weaven and linen draper by trade. He spent several years as a sailor, and came to Philadelphia about 1800.

He apparently had several children by a first marriage to Martha Lockhart. After she died he married Sarah Evans, who had several children by her first marriage. Andrew and Sarah settled down to farming and in about 1816 they moved to Ohio. In 1820 he was listed in Fayette Co., Ohio; in 1830 in Tazewell Co., IL; and in 1840 in McClean Co., IL
 
 
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 Parents:
  Father Biggs
  Mother Biggs
 
 Spouses:
  Martha Lockhart (1779 - 1812)
  Sarah Evans Biggs (1782 - 1857)*
 
 Children:
  Lockhart Biggs (1802 - 1875)*
  Lemuel Evans Biggs (1805 - 1860)*
  Andrew Biggs (1808 - 1876)*
  Martha Biggs Hougham (1812 - 1858)*
  James Biggs (1814 - 1889)*
  Susannah Biggs Brock (1816 - 1874)*
  Phoebe Biggs Richards (1820 - ____)*
  William Biggs (1824 - 1896)*
  Levi Evans Biggs (1826 - 1882)*
  David Biggs (1831 - ____)*
  J W Biggs (1836 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Funks Grove Cemetery
McLean
McLean County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Jeremy Biggs
Originally Created by: Tony Cannon
Record added: Feb 12, 2009
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Andrew John Biggs
Added by: Jeremy Biggs
 
Andrew John Biggs
Added by: Tony Cannon
 
Andrew John Biggs
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3rd great grandfather
- Jeremy Biggs
 Added: Jan. 14, 2014
<3
- Jeremy Biggs
 Added: Nov. 20, 2012
Never will forget him. He was the 1st Irishman to settle in McLean County, in 1826. I'm from his side. Let me know if you have any more information.
- Jeremy Biggs
 Added: Sep. 17, 2011
 
 
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