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

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

SPECIAL NOTE:
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.

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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)

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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.


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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Adeline Nelle Riggs (1860 - 1938)
 
 Spouse:
  Abigail Bennett Riggs (1881 - 1946)*
 
 Children:
  Clifford Jesse Riggs (1910 - 1988)*
  Frank Chester Riggs (1920 - 1921)*
 
 Siblings:
  Fred Edgar Riggs (1884 - 1943)
  Victor Riggs (1888 - 1954)*
  Bertha Ethel Riggs Dinning (1891 - 1965)*
  Jesse Chester Riggs (1897 - 1983)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Harper Cemetery
Harper
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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