Albert Henry Wiggin

21 February 1868–21 May 1951 (Age 83)
Medfield, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Albert Henry

When Albert Henry Wiggin was born on 21 February 1868, in Medfield, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States, his father, James Henry Wiggin, was 31 and his mother, Laura Emma Newman, was 24. He married Jessie Duncan Hayden on 4 October 1892, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He immigrated to New York City, New York, United States in 1932 and lived in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1880 and Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States for about 30 years. He died on 21 May 1951, in Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States.

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Albert Henry Wiggin
Jessie Duncan Hayden
Marriage: 4 October 1892
Marjorie Wiggin
Muriel Wiggin

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 October 1892Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 2
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
    1876 · Pope Manufacturing Co. Begins Automobile Manufacturing
    Age 8
    Pope Manufacturing Company produced bicycles, motorcycles, and automobiles. The main office is located in Hartford, Connecticut. In 1915, the company ceased producing motorcycles.
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 22
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin): from the Old French personal name Wigein, from Old Breton Uuicon, derived from uuic ‘battle’. The personal name was introduced into England at the Norman Conquest. The most common variant of the surname in the US is Wiggins .History: Many American bearers of this name are descended from Thomas Wiggin who came to Boston, MA, in 1631.

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

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    Sources (36)

    • Albert Henry Wiggin, "Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915"
    • Albert H Wiggin in household of James H Wiggin, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Albert H. Wiggin, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"

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