Beulah Inez Bigelow

24 June 1899–22 June 1962 (Age 63)
Mundy Township, Genesee, Michigan, United States

The Life of Beulah Inez

When Beulah Inez Bigelow was born on 24 June 1899, in Mundy Township, Genesee, Michigan, United States, her father, Franklin Orville Bigelow, was 22 and her mother, Theresa Swinderman, was 21. She married Floyd Charles Saxton on 5 June 1917, in Corunna, Shiawassee, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Corunna, Shiawassee, Michigan, United States in 1920. She died on 22 June 1962, in Flint, Genesee, Michigan, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Linden, Genesee, Michigan, United States.

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Floyd Charles Saxton
Beulah Inez Bigelow
Marriage: 5 June 1917
Montive Saxton

Spouse and Children

    Floyd Charles Saxton



5 June 1917
Corunna, Shiawassee, Michigan, United States


    Montive Saxton


Parents and Siblings




    Bernice A Bigelow


    Loren W Bigelow


World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 4

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 17

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English (Merseyside and Cheshire): probably a habitational name from a place in Cheshire named Big Low in the township of Rainbow. This place name is not on early record; it means ‘big mound’, from early Modern English big + low ‘mound’, ‘hill’ (Old English hlāw).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Beulah Bigelow in household of Charles Seaver, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Bulah I Bigelow in household of Ira Remington, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Beulah Perry in household of Leon E Perry, "United States Census, 1940"

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