William Henry Piggott

15 July 1841–9 February 1913 (Age 71)
New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of William Henry

When William Henry Piggott was born on 15 July 1841, in New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States, his father, George Washington Piggott, was 33 and his mother, Catherine Allen Howland, was 29. He married Elizabeth Edwards Cannon on 29 November 1869, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1860. He died on 9 February 1913, in Randolph, Rich, Utah, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Bloomington, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Henry Piggott
1841–1913
Elizabeth Edwards Cannon
1845–1920
Marriage: 29 November 1869
Mary Elizabeth Cannon Piggott
1870–1936
Catherine Cannon Piggott
1873–1877
Alice Cannon Piggott
1876–1966
Leonora Cannon Piggott
1879–1946
William Cannon Piggott
1885–1971
George Cannon Piggott
1887–1982

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 November 1869Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (5)

    World Events (8)

    1843
    Age 2
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1846
    Age 5
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1863
    Age 22
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English and Irish (of Norman origin): variant of Pickett .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Pickett
    Pigott

    Story Highlight

    William Henry Piggott

    Cannon Family Historical Treasury Published by George Cannon Family Association 1967 Edited by Beatrice Cannon Evans And Janath Russell Cannon William Henry Piggott Mill owner; missionary; devote …

    Sources (34)

    • William Piggott in household of George W Piggott, "United States Census, 1860"
    • William H. Piggott in entry for Mary Elizabeth South, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • William H Pigot in household of George W Pigot, "United States Census, 1850"

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