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Reuben Bigelow

Birthdate: (59)
Birthplace: Westminster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
Death: December 13, 1834 (59)
Peru, Bennington County, Vermont, United States
Place of Burial: Peru, Bennington County, Vermont, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Jabez Bigelow and Deborah Bigelow
Husband of Abigail Bigelow
Father of Lucinda Tuthill; Susan Burton; Deborah K Shearer; Orilla Alden Nicholas; Dr Reuben Miles Bigelow and 4 others
Brother of John Bigelow; Jabez Bigelow; Benjamin Bigelow; Deborah Holden; Abraham Bigelow and 4 others

Managed by: Jim Wile
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About Reuben Bigelow

Wife: Abigail (married Oct 1796, Westminster, MA)

Children: ~ Abigail "Bigelow" Whiting (1797-21 May 1888, Chester, VT; paralysis; m. Dr. Laurin G; schoolteacher from age 14 to 35) ~ Reuben Miles (6 Apr 1807-17 Feb 1861, Seattle, WA) ~ Orilla A "Bigelow" Nicholas (1811-30 Nov 1893, Richmond, VA; m. Robert C) ~ Caroline "Bigelow" Nicholas ~ Frederick Orlando (b. 1818)

Town clerk & treasurer (1812-1834) First representative of the town to the general assembly First postmaster of the town

occupation: chairmaker (had shoemaker's shop & blacksmith shop)

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(sources: Vermont, Vital Records, 1760-1954; "Reunion Celebration, together with an historical sketch of Peru. . .", by Ira K Batchelder, 1891, pp. 28, 120-121; Vital Records of Westminster, MA, to the end of the year 1849, Marriages, p. 118 & Births, p. 15)

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Reuben Bigelow's Timeline

1775
November 22, 1775
Westminster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States
1799
1799
Age 23
1801
June 9, 1801
Age 25
Peru, Bennington County, Vermont, United States
1803
1803
Age 27
Vermont, United States
1805
February 15, 1805
Age 29
Peru, Bennington County, Vermont, United States
1807
April 6, 1807
Age 31
Peru, Bennington County, Vermont, United States
1808
1808
Age 32
1810
August 11, 1810
Age 34
Peru, Bennington County, Vermont, United States
1812
1812
Age 36
Vermont, United States
1820
1820
Age 44
Bennington County, Vermont, United States