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Deborah Knowlton Bigelow
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Birth: Dec. 23, 1734
Shrewsbury
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Feb. 22, 1816
Westminster
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA

Deborah was the daughter of Ezekiel Knowlton and Susannah Morgan of Shrewsbury, where Deborah was born on December 23, 1734. On October 5, 1761, in the same town, she married Jabez Bigelow. The newlyweds moved to the new settlement of Westminister, and Jabez built a house on lot number 3, on the intersection of Main and Bacon Streets, the lot that Jabez had purchased the spring before from John Wheeler.

Jabez and Deborah had ten children, all born in Westminster. Deborah died February 22, 1816 at Westminster. Deborah is buried in Woodside Cemetery in Westminster. 
 
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 Parents:
  Ezekiel Knowlton (1707 - 1774)
  Susannah Morgan Knowlton (1708 - 1794)
 
 Spouse:
  Jabez Bigelow (1736 - 1822)
 
 Children:
  John Bigelow (1762 - 1829)*
  Jabez Bigelow (1764 - 1851)*
  Benjamin Bigelow (1765 - 1849)*
  Abraham Bigelow (1768 - 1802)*
  Susannah Bigelow Holden (1770 - 1798)*
  Reuben Bigelow (1775 - 1834)*
  Asa Bigelow (1779 - 1845)*
 
 Sibling:
  Deborah Knowlton Bigelow (1734 - 1816)
  Luke Knowlton (1738 - 1810)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"In Memory of Mrs. Deborah Bigelow, wife of Lieut. Jabez Bigelow who died Feb. 22, 1815, aged 81. Come hither, mortals cast an eye, Then go thy way, prepare to die; Think of thy doom for die thou must One day like me be turn'd to dust." [Edit Bio]
 
Burial:
Woodside Cemetery
Westminster
Worcester County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: Ken Smith
Record added: Mar 13, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34752507
Deborah <i>Knowlton</i> Bigelow
Added by: Ed Norris
 
Deborah <i>Knowlton</i> Bigelow
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In remembrance.
- Rachelle Z
 Added: May. 2, 2016
 
 
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