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 Ernest Wiseman “Wisie” Biggs

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Ernest Wiseman “Wisie” Biggs

  • Birth 18 Jun 1876 Wimberley, Hays County, Texas, USA
  • Death 4 May 1943 McNeil, Caldwell County, Texas, USA
  • Burial McNeil, Caldwell County, Texas, USA
  • Plot K-11
  • Memorial ID 27482678

Ernest Wiseman "Wisie" was the son of Cicero Cincinnatti and Sarah Ann "Dood" (Gant) Biggs. He was the second of seven sons memorialized on the Texas-shaped Biggs Monument in the cemetery. Wisie's brothers were: Van Winfred
"Winter", Miles Monroe "Dink", James Abner, Quintus Dabney "Q.D.", Oscar Wilds, and Basil Blake.
Wisie married Lillie Alice Crowell in Caldwell Co., Texas on January 2, 1902. Their children were: William Jennings
"Willie J." Biggs, John Vernon "Pete" Biggs, Alton Francis "Doc" Biggs, Mattie Leona "Sis" (Biggs) West, Sarah Bernice "Dolly" (Biggs)[Hinds] McCampbell, Olga Dorothy "Dick" (Biggs) Huff, and Alta May "Dottie" (Biggs) Mace.
Wisie was a strong and althletic young man, and he and his brothers were standouts on the local baseball team. He had a stroke while on a wolf hunting trip, but lived fifteen years after that time.



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  • Created by: Johnilee Biggs Osborn
  • Added: 11 Jun 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 27482678
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ernest Wiseman “Wisie” Biggs (18 Jun 1876–4 May 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27482678, citing McNeil Cemetery, McNeil, Caldwell County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Johnilee Biggs Osborn (contributor 46971416) .