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Re: Riggs in Mongomery Co., MD
Posted by: jc (ID *****5058) Date: December 27, 2009 at 10:55:41
In Reply to: Riggs in Mongomery Co., MD by Shirley Edillon of 4090

I hope this is a bit helpful, but it does not give the burial information that you requested. I believe you may have skipped one generation.

http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=mkleitner&id=I154453

ID: I154453
Name: Henry Riggs
Sex: M
Birth: 11 JUL 1796 in Frederick, Maryland, USA
Death: 7 JUN 1861


Father: John Riggs b: 20 NOV 1770 in Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA
Mother: Esther Essay Willett b: 19 APR 1772

Marriage 1 Rebecca Mussetter b: 25 MAY 1802 in Frederick, Maryland, USA
Married: 25 JAN 1820 in Frederick, Maryland, USA
Children
Emily Jane Riggs b: 1821 in Frederick, Maryland, USA
John Riggs b: 1823 in Frederick, Maryland, USA
Christopher Mussetter Riggs b: 29 DEC 1825
Ann Rebecca Riggs b: 4 NOV 1827 in Maryland, USA
Joseph Charles Riggs b: 1829 in Frederick, Maryland, USA
Hester Ruth Riggs b: 1831 in Frederick, Maryland, USA
Joel Henry Riggs b: 1833 in Frederick, Maryland, USA
Mary Gadove Riggs b: 1833
Elizabeth Harriett Riggs b: 1835 in Frederick, Maryland, USA
Mary Matilda Riggs b: 1836 in Maryland, USA
Eliza Virginia Riggs b: 1837 in Frederick, Maryland, USA
Jemima B Riggs b: 1844 in Maryland, USA

1850 United States Federal Census
about Henry Riggs
Name: Henry Riggs
Age: 54
Estimated birth year: abt 1796
Birth Place: Maryland
Gender: Male
Home in 1850 (City,County,State): New Market, Frederick, Maryland
Family Number: 461
Household Members: Name Age
Henry Riggs 54
Rebecca Riggs 48
Emily J Riggs 28
John Riggs 26
Christopher Riggs 24
Ann R Riggs 22
Joseph C Riggs 20
Hester R Riggs 18
Loel Riggs 16
Harriet E Riggs 14
Eliza V Riggs 12
Jemima T Riggs 16

1860 United States Federal Census
about Henry Riggs
Name: Henry Riggs
Age in 1860: 64
Birth Year: abt 1796
Birthplace: Maryland
Home in 1860: New Market, Frederick, Maryland
Gender: Male
Post Office: Frederick
Value of real estate: View image
Household Members: Name Age
Henry Riggs 64
Rebecca Riggs 59
Emily Riggs 29
John Riggs 27
Christopher Riggs 35
Ann Riggs 33


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http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=AHN&db=mkleitner&id=I154464
2. Henry Riggs was born 11 JUL 1796 in Frederick, Maryland, USA, and died 7 JUN 1861. He was the son of 4. John Riggs and 5. Esther Essay Willett.


3. Rebecca Mussetter was born 25 MAY 1802 in Frederick, Maryland, USA, and died 1 NOV 1887.

Children of Rebecca Mussetter and Henry Riggs are:
i. Emily Jane Riggs was born 1821 in Frederick, Maryland, USA, and died 9 FEB 1899.
ii. John Riggs was born 1823 in Frederick, Maryland, USA.
iii. Christopher Mussetter Riggs was born 29 DEC 1825, and died 18 OCT 1900. He married Angeline LaBarre 15 MAR 1867. She was born 4 APR 1835, and died 14 JUL 1923.
iv. Ann Rebecca Riggs was born 4 NOV 1827 in Maryland, USA, and died 25 JAN 1922.
v. Joseph Charles Riggs was born 1829 in Frederick, Maryland, USA.
1. vi. Hester Ruth Riggs was born 1831 in Frederick, Maryland, USA.
vii. Joel Henry Riggs was born 1833 in Frederick, Maryland, USA.
viii. Mary Gadove Riggs was born 1833.
ix. Elizabeth Harriett Riggs was born 1835 in Frederick, Maryland, USA.
x. Mary Matilda Riggs was born 1836 in Maryland, USA, and died 1918. She married John W Poole. He was born 1829 in Maryland, USA. She married James Ford 19 APR 1854 in Frederick, Maryland, USA. He was born 1828 in Monroe, West Virginia, USA, and died 1866 in Mercer, West Virginia, USA.
xi. Eliza Virginia Riggs was born 1837 in Frederick, Maryland, USA.
xii. Jemima B Riggs was born 1844 in Maryland, USA, and died 18 JAN 1906.


Ahnentafel, Generation No. 3

4. John Riggs was born 20 NOV 1770 in Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA, and died in Montgomery, Maryland, USA. He was the son of 8. Amon Riggs and 9. Ruth Griffith.


5. Esther Essay Willett was born 19 APR 1772, and died 18 DEC 1794 in Montgomery, Maryland, USA. She was the daughter of 10. Benjamin Willett and 11. Mary Howes.

Children of Esther Essay Willett and John Riggs are:
2. i. Henry Riggs was born 11 JUL 1796 in Frederick, Maryland, USA, and died 7 JUN 1861. He married Rebecca Mussetter 25 JAN 1820 in Frederick, Maryland, USA. She was born 25 MAY 1802 in Frederick, Maryland, USA, and died 1 NOV 1887.
ii. Thomas Willet Riggs was born 10 APR 1803, and died 12 AUG 1869.

Ahnentafel, Generation No. 4

8. Amon Riggs was born 21 APR 1748 in All Hollows Parish, Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA, and died 16 MAR 1822 in Cedar Grove, Montgomery, Maryland, USA. He was the son of 16. John Riggs and 17. Mary Davis.

9. Ruth Griffith was born 18 MAY 1747 in Queen Caroline Parish, Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA, and died 24 SEP 1830 in Cedar Grove, Montgomery, Maryland, USA. She was the daughter of 18. Henry Griffith and 19. Elizabeth Dorsey.

Children of Ruth Griffith and Amon Riggs are:
4. i. John Riggs was born 20 NOV 1770 in Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA, and died in Montgomery, Maryland, USA. He married Esther Essay Willett 18 DEC 1794, daughter of Benjamin Willett and Mary Howes. She was born 19 APR 1772, and died 18 DEC 1794 in Montgomery, Maryland, USA.
ii. Henry Riggs was born 23 JUL 1772 in Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA.
iii. Charles Riggs was born 20 FEB 1774 in Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA, and died 1802.
iv. Amon Riggs was born 10 MAR 1776 in Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA.
v. James Riggs was born 27 FEB 1779 in Montogomery, Maryland, USA.
vi. Samuel Riggs was born 23 JUL 1781 in Montogomery, Maryland, USA.
vii. Eleanor Riggs was born 27 MAY 1784 in Cedar Grove, Montgomery, Maryland, USA, and died 19 APR 1863 in Cedar Grove, Montgomery, Maryland, USA. She married John Purdum 19 APR 1805 in Montgomery, Maryland, USA. He was born 11 SEP 1779 in Montgomery, Maryland, USA, and died 1865 in Cedar Grove, Montgomery, Maryland, USA.
viii. Mary Riggs was born 25 JAN 1787 in Montogomery, Maryland, USA, and died 1855.
ix. Joshua Riggs was born 4 OCT 1790 in Montogomery, Maryland, USA, and died 1810.

10. Benjamin Willett was born 1745 in Frederick, Maryland, USA, and died 7 OCT 1835 in Montgomery, Maryland, USA. He was the son of 20. Thomas Willett and 21. Isabella Allison.

11. Mary Howes was born 1746.

Children of Mary Howes and Benjamin Willett are:
i. Ann Willett was born 10 MAY 1770. She married Theophilus Roby 1796 in Montgomery, Maryland, USA, son of Basil Robey and Lydia. He was born 1770 in Port Tobacco Parish, Charles, Maryland, USA, and died MAR 1814 in Washington, District Of Columbia, USA.
ii. Isabella Ibby Willett was born 8 JUL 1778. She married John Riggs. He was born ABT 1774. She married Amon Riggs. He was born ABT 1774.
iii. Barbara Babby Willett was born 9 JUL 1780.
iv. Tabith Willett was born 9 JUL 1780.
v. Mary Willett was born 20 AUG 1782.
vi. Elizabeth Willett was born 11 MAR 1784 in Upper Marlboro, Maryland, USA, and died 4 OCT 1822 in Columbus, Ohio, USA.
vii. Benjamin Willett was born 25 JUL 1786.
viii. John Willett was born 16 MAY 1789 in Montgomery, Maryland, USA, and died 1862 in Montgomery, Maryland, USA.
5. ix. Esther Essay Willett was born 19 APR 1772, and died 18 DEC 1794 in Montgomery, Maryland, USA. She married John Riggs. He was born ABT 1768. She married John Riggs 18 DEC 1794, son of Amon Riggs and Ruth Griffith. He was born 20 NOV 1770 in Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA, and died in Montgomery, Maryland, USA.

Ahnentafel, Generation No. 5

16. John Riggs was born 13 DEC 1687 in Anne Arundel, Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA, and died 17 AUG 1762 in Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA.

17. Mary Davis was born 9 JAN 1702 in Davidsonville, Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA, and died 12 DEC 1768 in , Anne Arundel, Maryland. She was the daughter of 34. Thomas Davis and 35. Mary Pierpoint.

Children of Mary Davis and John Riggs are:
i. Thomas Riggs was born 20 OCT 1722, and died 25 OCT 1797.
ii. Rachel Riggs was born 11 JUN 1724, and died 16 APR 1794.
iii. John Riggs was born 11 JUL 1726, and died 9 SEP 1808.
iv. James Riggs was born 13 APR 1728, and died 14 AUG 1780.
v. Ruth Riggs was born 20 OCT 1730, and died 18 OCT 1779.
vi. Mary Riggs was born 24 SEP 1732.
vii. Catharine Riggs was born 24 FEB 1735, and died 8 APR 1802.
viii. Ann Riggs was born 29 JUL 1738, and died 6 FEB 1804.
ix. Samuel Riggs was born 6 OCT 1740, and died 25 MAY 1814.
x. Elisha Riggs was born 4 OCT 1742, and died 6 JUN 1777.
xi. Achsah (Nackey) Riggs was born 27 JAN 1745, and died 9 SEP 1817.
8. xii. Amon Riggs was born 21 APR 1748 in All Hollows Parish, Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA, and died 16 MAR 1822 in Cedar Grove, Montgomery, Maryland, USA. He married Ruth Griffith 21 DEC 1769 in Pr Georges Par, Frederick, Maryland, USA, daughter of Henry Griffith and Elizabeth Dorsey. She was born 18 MAY 1747 in Queen Caroline Parish, Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA, and died 24 SEP 1830 in Cedar Grove, Montgomery, Maryland, USA.

18. Henry Griffith was born 14 FEB 1720 in Annapolis, Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA, and died 28 SEP 1794 in Laytonsville, Montgomery, Maryland, USA.

19. Elizabeth Dorsey was born 1721 in Anne Arundel, Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA, and died 24 DEC 1749 in Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA.

Child of Elizabeth Dorsey and Henry Griffith is:
9. i. Ruth Griffith was born 18 MAY 1747 in Queen Caroline Parish, Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA, and died 24 SEP 1830 in Cedar Grove, Montgomery, Maryland, USA. She married Amon Riggs 21 DEC 1769 in Pr Georges Par, Frederick, Maryland, USA, son of John Riggs and Mary Davis. He was born 21 APR 1748 in All Hollows Parish, Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA, and died 16 MAR 1822 in Cedar Grove, Montgomery, Maryland, USA.


20. Thomas Willett was born 9 AUG 1708 in Prince Georges, Maryland, USA, and died 1751 in Prince Georges, Maryland, USA.

21. Isabella Allison was born 11 FEB 1709 in Rock Creek Parish, Prince Georges, Maryland, USA, and died 1794 in Montgomery, Maryland, USA.

Child of Isabella Allison and Thomas Willett is:
10. i. Benjamin Willett was born 1745 in Frederick, Maryland, USA, and died 7 OCT 1835 in Montgomery, Maryland, USA. He married Mary Howes. She was born 1746.

Ahnentafel, Generation No. 6

34. Thomas Davis was born 28 JUN 1668 in Manokin, Somerset County, Maryland, and died 11 APR 1749 in , Anne Arundel, Maryland. He was the son of 68. James CAPTAIN Davis and 69. Margaret Jordon.

35. Mary Pierpoint was born AFT 1667 in , Anne Arundel, Maryland, and died 13 MAY 1749 in , Anne Arundel, Maryland. She was the daughter of 70. Henry PIERPOINT and 71. Elizabeth LARKIN.

Children of Mary Pierpoint and Thomas Davis are:
i. Martha Davis was born ABT 1693. She married Hawkins.
ii. Anne Davis was born ABT 1695. She married Lowe.
iii. Richard Davis was born 26 APR 1697 in , Anne Arundel County, Maryland, and died 4 AUG 1743 in , Anne Arundel County, Maryland. He married Ruth Warfield 15 SEP 1719, daughter of John Warfield and Ruth Morley Gaither. She was born 26 OCT 1697 in , Anne Arundel County, Maryland, and died 1761.
iv. Elizabeth Davis was born 20 AUG 1699 in Davidsonville, Anne Arundel, Maryland, and died 1749. She married Joseph Marriott. He was born ABT 1695 in < Davidsonville, Anne Arundel, MD >, and died BET 1682 AND 1702.
17. v. Mary Davis was born 9 JAN 1702 in Davidsonville, Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA, and died 12 DEC 1768 in , Anne Arundel, Maryland. She married Vincent Richardson, son of William Richardson and Mary Coy. She married John Riggs. He was born 13 DEC 1687 in Anne Arundel, Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA, and died 17 AUG 1762 in Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA.
vi. Thomas Jr. Davis was born 24 FEB 1704, and died 19 APR 1749.
vii. William Davis was born 23 SEP 1707 in , Calvert, Maryland, and died BEF 20 APR 1774 in Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland. He married Elizabeth Tayman 9 FEB 1727. She was born ABT 1709. He married Elizabeth Shelton ABT 1735 in , Middlesex County, Virginia. She was born ABT 1711 in , Middlesex, Virginia.
viii. Rachel Davis was born ABT 9 SEP 1708 in Davidsonville, Anne Arundel, Maryland. She married Sylvanus Marriot. He was born ABT 1708 in Davidsonville, Anne Arundel, Maryland.
ix. John Davis was born 6 NOV 1709 in Of, Anne Arundel, Maryland. He married Anne Worthington. She was born ABT 1713 in < Of, Anne Arundel, Md >.
x. Samuel Davis was born 7 SEP 1711 in Davidsonville, Anne Arundel, Md, and died 1756.
xi. Sarah Davis was born 20 NOV 1713 in Davidsonville, Anne Arundel, Maryland. She married Henry Richardson. He was born ABT 1709. She married John Bateman ABT 1734 in , , Maryland. He was born BEF 1713.
xii. Ruth Davis was born 16 AUG 1716 in Davidsonville, Anne Arundel, Maryland, and died 1744 in , Anne Arundel County, Maryland. She married Joshua Warfield BET 1744 AND 1778, son of Benjamin Warfield and Elizabeth Duvall. He was born ABT 1713 in Of Davidsonville, Anne Arundel, Maryland, and died 19 MAR 1779 in , Anne Arundel County, Maryland.
xiii. Robert Davis was born 8 JUL 1719 in Davidsonville, Anne Arundel, Maryland, and died 1789 in , Of Anne Arundel, Maryland. He married Ruth Gaither ABT 1744 in Of, Anne Arundel, Maryland. She was born 4 OCT 1724 in Abington, Anne Arundel, Maryland, and died 1790.
xiv. Francis Davis was born 21 JUN 1722 in Davidsonville, Anne Arundel, Maryland, and died 1778 in , Baltimore, Maryland. He married Ann Hammond. She was born 1725 in , Anne Arundel, Maryland.


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