Asahel Bigelow Sr

Brief Life History of Asahel

When Asahel Bigelow Sr was born on 11 May 1755, in Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Cornelius Bigalow, was 22 and his mother, Sarah Miller, was 17. He married Martha Hall on 30 May 1780, in Hopkinton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. He registered for military service in 1781. He died in March 1806, in Broadalbin, Fulton, New York, United States, at the age of 50.

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Asahel Bigelow Sr
Martha Hall
Marriage: 30 May 1780
Asahel Bigelow
Otis Bigelow
Asahel Bigelow
Olney Bigelow
Anson Bigelow
Daniel Bigelow
Hiram Bigelow
Martha Bigelow
Sallie Bigelow

Sources (13)

  • Asal Biglow, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Asahial Biggelow, "Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910"
  • Asahel Biglow Or Bigelow, "Massachusetts, Revolutionary War, Index Cards to Muster Rolls, 1775-1783"

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Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.


New York is the 11th state.

1783 · A Free America

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

English or Irish: perhaps a variant of English Bigley or Irish Begley .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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