Thomas Piercy Biggs

30 March 1859–7 April 1902 (Age 43)
Provo, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Thomas Piercy

When Thomas Piercy Biggs was born on 30 March 1859, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, his father, Thomas Biggs, was 43 and his mother, Syrina Billings Piercy, was 33. He married Ella Deseret Shill on 19 January 1887, in Logan Utah Temple, Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons. He died on 7 April 1902, in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Piercy Biggs
1859–1902
Ella Deseret Shill
1867–1927
Marriage: 19 January 1887
Thomas Charles Biggs
1888–1939
Jonathan George Biggs
1890–1893
Wilford Biggs
1892–1949
Frank Piercy Biggs
1894–1979
Henry Biggs
1897–1897
Fred Shill Biggs
1898–1975
Ellis Darrel Biggs
1902–1968

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 January 1887Logan Utah Temple, Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1861
    Age 2
    Moratorium on foreign debt payments. Tripartite agreement for intervention signed by Britain, France, and Spain.
    1863
    Age 4
    Arizona Territory
    1872
    Age 13
    Death of Juárez. Sebastián Lerdo de Tejada inaugurated president.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Bigg , with plural or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Bigg

    Story Highlight

    The Life Story of Thomas Piercy Biggs

    as told by Frank Piercy Biggs My Father came to Lehi, Arizona with is parents, Thomas and Syrina Biggs, of Provo, Utah. They were sent in a company to the Salt Lake Valley, by president Brigham …

    Sources (31)

    • Thomas Piercy Biggs in entry for Ellis Darrel Biggs, "Arizona, Birth Certificates and Indexes, 1855-1930"
    • Thos Biggs in household of Thos Biggs, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Thomas Piercy Biggs, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

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