Milton Eugene Bigelow

2 February 1879–18 March 1964 (Age 85)
Allen's Camp, Yavapai, Arizona, United States

The Life Summary of Milton Eugene

When Milton Eugene Bigelow was born on 2 February 1879, in Allen's Camp, Yavapai, Arizona, United States, his father, Hiram Bigelow, was 49 and his mother, Martha Mecham, was 39. He married Luella Livermore Silvester on 10 August 1917, in Llano, Los Angeles, California, United States. He lived in Apache, Arizona, United States in 1880 and Utah, United States in 1930. He died on 18 March 1964, in French Camp, San Joaquin, California, United States, at the age of 85.

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Milton Eugene Bigelow
Luella Livermore Silvester
Marriage: 10 August 1917

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 August 1917Llano, Los Angeles, California, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 2
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
    1896 · Utah Becomes a State
    Age 17
    After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
    1902 · So Much Farm Land
    Age 23
    A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

    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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    Sources (27)

    • Eugene M Bigelow, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Milton E Bigelow, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Milton Eugene Bigelow, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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