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Elijah Bigelow
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Birth: May 11, 1799
Cambridge
Washington County
New York, USA
Death: Nov. 13, 1878
Riverdale
Gratiot County
Michigan, USA

Son of Elijah and Jane Bigelow

Husband of Frelove A. Bigelow. They were the parents of:

Matilda Bigelow 1833 - 1885 (Smith)
Ebenezer Bigelow 1834 -
Abel Bigelow 1836 - 1868
Abrahm Bigelow 1839 -
Mary Bigelow 1842 -
Phebe Bigelow 1844 -
Zedach Bigelow 1846 -
Francis Bigelow 1849 -

He died in Pine River Township, Gratiot County, Michigan, on November 13, 1878, at the age of 79 years, six months, and two days. Based on the birth to death calculator web site, he was born on May 11, 1799.

Headstone shows he died on September 13, 1878 but this document from Family Search shows a death date of November 13, 1878

Michigan Deaths and Burials
Name: Elijah Bigalow
Birth Date: abt 1799
Birth Place: New Albany, N. Y.
Death Date: 13 Nov 1878
Death Place: Pine River, Gratiot Co., Michigan
Death Age: 79
Occupation: Farmer
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Gender: Male
Father Name: Elijah Bigalow
Mother Name: Jane Bigalow
FHL Film Number: 985691

1850 United States Federal Census
Name: Elijah Biglow
Age: 55
Birth Year: abt 1795
Birthplace: New York
Home in 1850: Howell, Livingston, Michigan, USA
Gender: Male
Family Number: 267
Household Members:
Name Age
Elijah Biglow 55
Frelove Biglow 40
Matilda Biglow 19
Ebeneazer Biglow 16
Abel Biglow 12
Abraham Biglow 9
Mary Biglow 8
Phebe Biglow 6
Zedach Biglow 4
Francis Biglow 1

1870 United States Federal Census
Name: Elijah Bigalow
Age in 1870: 72
Birth Year: abt 1798
Birthplace: New York
Home in 1870: Pine River, Gratiot, Michigan
Race: White
Gender: Male
Post Office: Alma
Value of Real Estate: View image
Household Members:
Name Age
Elijah Bigalow 72
Eulon Bigalow 62
George A Bigalow 15




 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Frelove Bigelow (1809 - 1867)
 
 Children:
  Matilda S. Bigelow Smith (1833 - 1885)*
  Abel Bigelow (1836 - 1868)*
  Abram Bigelow (1839 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
ELIJAH BIGELOW
DIED
SEPT 19, 1878
AGED
77 YRS
 
Note: DAR has year of death as 1879
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Cemetery
Saint Louis
Gratiot County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Old Part Sub 2 Lot 171
 
Created by: Sandra Moore
Record added: Feb 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48089739
Elijah Bigelow
Added by: Sandra Moore
 
Elijah Bigelow
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Elijah Bigelow
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 Added: Mar. 4, 2010
 
 
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