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Fred Edgar Riggs
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Birth: Sep. 7, 1884
Kansas, USA
Death: 1943
Kansas, USA

Son of
Ambrose Riggs (born Aug 1858 IN)
Adeline "Addy" Riggs (born about 1863 Indiana- died about 1938 Kansas)

Galen Riggs, who knew Addy Riggs as a young boy when she lived with her daughter Nellie Riggs in Wichita, Kansas, recalls she died in 1938 and was buried in Wichita.


Children of Ambrose and Addie--
Fred Edgar Riggs
Victor William Riggs (b Apr 1888 Kansas)
Bertha Ethel Riggs Dinning (1891-1965)
Nellie Riggs Steffen (b Dec 1894 OK)
Jesse Chester Riggs (1897-1963)


Lived in Kansas as a youth, then parents
moved to Oklahoma by 1900.

Married on 27 Mar 1905 in Oklahoma, to Abigail "Abby" Bennett Riggs.

There were seven children from this union--
Ruby F Riggs Davis (b 1905)
Lillian B Riggs Foudray (1907-1978)
Clifford "Jesse" Riggs (1910-1988)
Vivian Irene Riggs Weed (b 1912)
Harry E Riggs Senior (b 1915)
Frank Chester Riggs (1920-1921)
Myrtle M Riggs Campbell (b 1924)

Fred and his growing family moved
several times between Kansas and
Oklahoma and he worked for the
Santa Fe Railroad as an agent,
clerk, and cashier.

Family links: 
  Adeline Nelle Riggs (1860 - 1938)
  Abigail Bennett Riggs (1881 - 1946)*
  Clifford Jesse Riggs (1910 - 1988)*
  Frank Chester Riggs (1920 - 1921)*
  Fred Edgar Riggs (1884 - 1943)
  Victor Riggs (1888 - 1954)*
  Bertha Ethel Riggs Dinning (1891 - 1965)*
  Jesse Chester Riggs (1897 - 1983)*
*Calculated relationship
Harper Cemetery
Harper County
Kansas, USA
Maintained by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
Originally Created by: Marlee (inactive)
Record added: May 17, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14308840
Fred Edgar Riggs
Added by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
Fred Edgar Riggs
Added by: Shirley Hause
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Dear Grand Uncle Fred Edgar Riggs, In Remembrance [Family connection through my maternal lineage]
- Dorothy Hazel Tarr
 Added: Nov. 21, 2012

- Barb J "John 3:16"
 Added: May. 22, 2006

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