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Posted by: Karen Roberts (ID *****0275) Date: August 16, 2003 at 20:54:32
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I am looking for descendants and ancestors of John Bigler.

Descendants of John Bigler


Generation No. 1

1. JOHN1 BIGLER was born in Prussia. He married LUCRETIA. She was born in Prussia.

Notes for JOHN BIGLER:
August Bigler

Date of death: 7-Nov-1868
Ledger Page: 236
Record Number: 940
Place of death: Detroit Mich
County of Death: Wayne
Sex: Male
Race: Unknown
Marital Status: Married
Age: 65 years 3 months 2 days
Cause of Death: Old Age
Birthplace: Germany
Occupation: Shoemaker
Father's Name: Not Known,
Father's Residence: Germany
Mother's Name: ,
Mother's Residence:
Date of record: 9-Jun-1869


Could this be a relative of John Bigler?
       
Child of JOHN BIGLER and LUCRETIA is:
2.       i.       WILLIAM2 BIGLER, b. 1834, Prussia.


Generation No. 2

2. WILLIAM2 BIGLER (JOHN1) was born 1834 in Prussia. He married UNKNOWN. She was born in Prussia.

Notes for WILLIAM BIGLER:
Date of death: 24-Apr-1881
Ledger Page: 335
Record Number: 1887
Place of death: Wyandotte
County of Death: Wayne
Sex: Male
Race: WHITE
Marital Status: Married
Age: 47 years
Cause of Death: CONSUMPTION
Birthplace: GERMANY
Occupation:
Father's Name: Bigler, JOHN
Father's Residence: UNKNOWN
Mother's Name: BIGLER, LUCRETIA
Mother's Residence: UNKNOWN
Date of record: 30-May-1882

       
Children of WILLIAM BIGLER and UNKNOWN are:
3.       i.       CONRAD3 BIGLER, b. 1858, Wyandotte, Wayne County, Michigan. (Conrad's first name may have been William)
4.       ii.       JOHN BIGLER, b. March 1859, Michigan; d. Bef. 1920.
5.       iii.       CHARLES BIGLER, b. 1860, Michigan.
       iv.       FRANCES BIGLER, b. 1862, Michigan.
       v.       MARY BIGLER, b. 1867, Michigan.
       vi.       KATE BIGLER, b. 1873, Michigan.


Generation No. 3

3. CONRAD3 BIGLER (WILLIAM2, JOHN1) was born 1858 in Wyandotte, Wayne County, Michigan. He married MATILDA BROOKLYN, daughter of CHARLES BROOKLYN and MARY. She was born August 1858 in Troy, New York.
       
Children of CONRAD BIGLER and MATILDA BROOKLYN are:
       i.       MATILDA4 BIGLER, b. October 1879.
       ii.       MARGARET BIGLER, b. October 1883.
6.       iii.       TERESA LUCETTA BIGLER, b. Abt. 1885, Wyandotte, Michigan; d. October 14, 1918, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan.
       iv.       MARY BIGLER, b. 1887.


4. JOHN3 BIGLER (WILLIAM2, JOHN1) was born March 1859 in Michigan, and died Bef. 1920. He married LUCY WILLIAMS, daughter of UNKNOWN and UNKNOWN. She was born March 1860 in Michigan.

Notes for LUCY WILLIAMS:
Listed as a widow, age 69, living on Church Street in the 1930 Michigan Census.
       
Children of JOHN BIGLER and LUCY WILLIAMS are:
       i.       WILLIAM4 BIGLER, b. March 1883, Michigan; d. 1958; m. (1) KATE; b. 1888, Canada; m. (2) MARY C.; b. 1882.

Notes for WILLIAM BIGLER:
IGI Record from the LDS files.

Notes for MARY C.:
Could this be the same woman as listed in the 1900 Census? Could Mary C. be Mary Catherin (nickname Kate)?

       ii.       LOUIS J. BIGLER, b. September 1885; d. Abt. 1946; m. BLANCHE GLEASON; b. June 22, 1890; d. December 1968.

Notes for LOUIS J. BIGLER:
In the 1900 census his birthplace is listed as Michigan. In the 1930 census his birthplace is listed as New York.

Listed in the IGI of the LDS files.

7.       iii.       CLARENCE BIGLER, b. December 1887; d. September 30, 1964.


5. CHARLES3 BIGLER (WILLIAM2, JOHN1) was born 1860 in Michigan. He married EMMA. She was born 1863 in Michigan.

Notes for CHARLES BIGLER:
Listed as age 67 in the 1930 Wyandotte, Michigan Census. His wife and sons are listed as living in the household also. His occupation is listed as a retail merchant.
       
Children of CHARLES BIGLER and EMMA are:
       i.       WILLIAM4 BIGLER, b. 1893.
       ii.       FREDRICK M. BIGLER, b. 1894.

Notes for FREDRICK M. BIGLER:
In the 1930 Wayne Co., MI census his occupation is listed as butcher.

       iii.       GEORGE BIGLER, b. 1896.


Generation No. 4

6. TERESA LUCETTA4 BIGLER (CONRAD3, WILLIAM2, JOHN1) was born Abt. 1885 in Wyandotte, Michigan, and died October 14, 1918 in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan. She married GEORGE MARCELINE FECTEAU, JR. Bet. August 08 - 18, 1912 in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, son of GEORGE FECTEAU and AMELIA GROSFIELD. He was born 1883 in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, and died December 03, 1947 in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan.

Notes for TERESA LUCETTA BIGLER:
Theresa Bigler's death certificate indicates that she died of pneumonia, however, her daughter Margaret June Bigler Martin stated that Teresa Bigler Fecteau died giving birth to twins. They are buried with her in the Mount Olivet Cemetery in Detroit, Michigan.

A newspaper article in the Detroit News Tribune Society Section published on August 18, 1912 states that George and Teresa were married in a private ceremony with no attendants at the St. Charles Church. It stated that they would reside in a new home at 200 West Grand Blvd., Detroit.


More About TERESA LUCETTA BIGLER:
Burial: November 13, 1918, Mount Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, Michigan

Notes for GEORGE MARCELINE FECTEAU, JR.:
George Marceline Fecteau, Jr. was a very successful merchant in men's clothing. His stores were known as "George and Henry". One of these stores was located at the corner of Michigan and Washington in Detroit, MI. His partner was his brother Lee.

His obituary states that he died at the age of 62 of a heart attack and was president of George Fecteau Ltd. clothing store. It states that he founded George and Henry Corp. in 1907 and sold his interest about 1937 at which time he created George Fecteau Ltd. and opened the first men's clothing store under that name at the location of 2133 Woodward, Detroit. This store was later moved to 16 Witherall. He opened a second store at 215 Gratiot Avenue in Detroit. His home was located at 2275 Boston Boulevard West. He was survived by his wife Gertrude and his three daughters Mrs. Earl D. Thompson, Mrs. Richard Martin, and Marjorie. Five grandchildren also survived him.

George Fecteau was attending St. Anne's school in 1894.

More About GEORGE MARCELINE FECTEAU, JR.:
Burial: December 06, 1947, Mount Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, Michigan
       
Children of TERESA BIGLER and GEORGE FECTEAU are:
8.       i.       MARGARET JUNE5 FECTEAU, b. October 29, 1913, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan; d. March 22, 2003, Florida.
       ii.       INFANT FECTEAU, b. October 14, 1918, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan; d. October 14, 1918, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan.

More About INFANT FECTEAU:
Burial: November 13, 1918, Mount Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, Michigan

       iii.       INFANT FECTEAU, b. October 14, 1918, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan; d. October 14, 1918, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan.

More About INFANT FECTEAU:
Burial: November 13, 1918, Mount Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, Michigan


7. CLARENCE4 BIGLER (JOHN3, WILLIAM2, JOHN1) was born December 1887, and died September 30, 1964. He married PEARL M. HAYES Abt. 1910. She was born Abt. 1888.

Notes for CLARENCE BIGLER:
In the 1900 census his birthplace is listed as Michigan. In the 1930 census his birthplace is listed as New York. His occupation is listed as an insurance agent.

Listed in the IGI of the LDS files.
       
Child of CLARENCE BIGLER and PEARL HAYES is:
       i.       FAY R.5 BIGLER, b. 1911.


Generation No. 5

8. MARGARET JUNE5 FECTEAU (TERESA LUCETTA4 BIGLER, CONRAD3, WILLIAM2, JOHN1) was born October 29, 1913 in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, and died March 22, 2003 in Florida. She married RICHARD JOSEPH MARTIN November 25, 1936 in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, son of EMIL MARTIN and MARTHA PEDRONI. He was born February 11, 1913 in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, and died November 22, 1996 in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan.
       
Children of MARGARET FECTEAU and RICHARD MARTIN are:
9.       i.       THERESE MARGARET6 MARTIN, b. May 30, 1937.
10.       ii.       LEON RICHARD MARTIN, b. April 10, 1940.
11.       iii.       GEORGE KEVIN MARTIN, b. October 05, 1944.
12.       iv.       FAITH GERMAINE MARTIN, b. October 12, 1956, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan.


Generation No. 6

9. THERESE MARGARET6 MARTIN (MARGARET JUNE5 FECTEAU, TERESA LUCETTA4 BIGLER, CONRAD3, WILLIAM2, JOHN1) was born May 30, 1937. She married TERRENCE MASON.
       
Children of THERESE MARTIN and TERRENCE MASON are:
13.       i.       GARY PATRICK7 MASON.
14.       ii.       RENEE MARIE MASON.
15.       iii.       CARMELL ANNE MASON.
16.       iv.       COLLEEN LOUISIE MASON.
17.       v.       NICOLE MASON.


10. LEON RICHARD6 MARTIN (MARGARET JUNE5 FECTEAU, TERESA LUCETTA4 BIGLER, CONRAD3, WILLIAM2, JOHN1) was born April 10, 1940. He married MARY.
       
Children of LEON MARTIN and MARY are:
18.       i.       SARAH7 MARTIN.
19.       ii.       AMY MARTIN.
       iii.       RICHARD MARTIN.
       iv.       HEIDI MARTIN.
       v.       EMILE MARTIN.


11. GEORGE KEVIN6 MARTIN (MARGARET JUNE5 FECTEAU, TERESA LUCETTA4 BIGLER, CONRAD3, WILLIAM2, JOHN1) was born October 05, 1944. He married GLORIA.
       
Children of GEORGE MARTIN and GLORIA are:
       i.       CHRISTIAN7 MARTIN.
       ii.       ERIN MARTIN.


12. FAITH GERMAINE6 MARTIN (MARGARET JUNE5 FECTEAU, TERESA LUCETTA4 BIGLER, CONRAD3, WILLIAM2, JOHN1) was born October 12, 1956 in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan. She married STEPHEN DAVID MILLER October 12, 1979 in Rochester, Oakland County, Michigan. He was born July 22, 1950 in California.
       
Child of FAITH MARTIN and STEPHEN MILLER is:
       i.       JUSTIN DAVID7 MILLER, b. February 03, 1982, Rochester, Oakland County, Michigan.


Generation No. 7

13. GARY PATRICK7 MASON (THERESE MARGARET6 MARTIN, MARGARET JUNE5 FECTEAU, TERESA LUCETTA4 BIGLER, CONRAD3, WILLIAM2, JOHN1) He married DIANE.
       
Children of GARY MASON and DIANE are:
       i.       AMBER8 MASON.
       ii.       JOY MASON.


14. RENEE MARIE7 MASON (THERESE MARGARET6 MARTIN, MARGARET JUNE5 FECTEAU, TERESA LUCETTA4 BIGLER, CONRAD3, WILLIAM2, JOHN1) She married SCOTT LANG.
       
Children of RENEE MASON and SCOTT LANG are:
       i.       BRITTANY8 LANG.
       ii.       CHELSEA LANG.


15. CARMELL ANNE7 MASON (THERESE MARGARET6 MARTIN, MARGARET JUNE5 FECTEAU, TERESA LUCETTA4 BIGLER, CONRAD3, WILLIAM2, JOHN1) She married PATRICK WOOD.
       
Children of CARMELL MASON and PATRICK WOOD are:
       i.       TRAVIS8 WOOD.
       ii.       DEREK WOOD.
       iii.       KYLE WOOD.


16. COLLEEN LOUISIE7 MASON (THERESE MARGARET6 MARTIN, MARGARET JUNE5 FECTEAU, TERESA LUCETTA4 BIGLER, CONRAD3, WILLIAM2, JOHN1)
       
Children of COLLEEN LOUISIE MASON are:
       i.       TERRAN8 MASON.
       ii.       MEGHAN MASON.


17. NICOLE7 MASON (THERESE MARGARET6 MARTIN, MARGARET JUNE5 FECTEAU, TERESA LUCETTA4 BIGLER, CONRAD3, WILLIAM2, JOHN1) She married BRIAN TEDESCO.
       
Children of NICOLE MASON and BRIAN TEDESCO are:
       i.       JORDIN8 TEDESCO.
       ii.       SERENA TEDESCO.


18. SARAH7 MARTIN (LEON RICHARD6, MARGARET JUNE5 FECTEAU, TERESA LUCETTA4 BIGLER, CONRAD3, WILLIAM2, JOHN1) She married GARY LIDDELL.
       
Children of SARAH MARTIN and GARY LIDDELL are:
       i.       STEWART8 LIDDELL.
       ii.       CONNOR LIDDELL.


19. AMY7 MARTIN (LEON RICHARD6, MARGARET JUNE5 FECTEAU, TERESA LUCETTA4 BIGLER, CONRAD3, WILLIAM2, JOHN1) She married PATRICK SECORD.
       
Children of AMY MARTIN and PATRICK SECORD are:
       i.       EMMA8 SECORD.
       ii.       SARAH SECORD.




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