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Bigelow, Orvid Hughes

Male 1886 -


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  • Name Bigelow, Orvid Hughes  [1
    Born 24 Oct 1886  Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 5 Jun 1917  [2
    Ticket Taker (Iceland, Broadway, New York City) 
    Reference Number 30511 
    Person ID I29894  Caswell County
    Last Modified 25 Nov 2022 

    Father Bigelow, Albert,   b. Aug 1848, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1922, Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Leath, Henrietta Delia,   b. 1 Aug 1852, Yanceyville, Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1941, Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1876  [1
    Reference Number 425966 
    Family ID F11834  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family [Bigelow], Agiel Unknown,   b. Abt 1901, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1918  [3
    Reference Number 362878 
    Children 
     1. Bigelow, Laurette,   b. Abt 1919, New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Bigelow, Albert,   b. Abt 1922, New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Living
    Last Modified 25 Nov 2022 
    Family ID F11929  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Notes 
    • Orvid Hughes Bigelow (born 1886)

      Bigelow Family 1980

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      The 1910 US Federal Census (Orange City, Essex County, New Jersey) lists the Stephen Holbrook/Halbrook household containing:

      Stephen Holbrook/Halbrook: 32, black male, born NC, house painter
      Maud: wife, 32, black female, born NC, dress maker
      Orvid Bigelow: brother-in-law, 22, black male, single, born NC, butler
      Hubert Bigelow: brother-in-law, 20, black male, single, born NC, hotel bellboy

      Note the two-year age discrepancy between the 1900 and 1910 census records.

      World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
      Name: Orvid H Bigelow
      City: Manhattan
      County: New York
      State: New York
      Birthplace: Caswell County, North Carolina
      Birth Date: 24 Oct 1886
      Race: African (Black)

      1930 census, Orvid Bigelow, living in NY with wife, Agiel, and offspring.

      1930 United States Federal Census
      Name: Orvid Bigelow
      Home in 1930: Manhattan, New York, New York
      Age: 39
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1891
      Birthplace: North Carolina
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Spouse's Name: Agiel
      Race: Negro (Black)
      Occupation:
      Household Members: Name Age
      Orvid Bigelow 39
      Agiel Bigelow 29
      Laurette Bigelow 11
      Albert Bigelow 8
      Holcombe Bigelow 5
      Isabel Wilkie 28
      Joyce Wilkie 5
      Joseph Holcombe 26

  • Sources 
    1. Details: 1900 US Federal Census (Yanceyville Township, Caswell County, North Carolina).

    2. Details: World War I Draft Registration Card of Orvid H. Bigelow.

    3. Details: 1930 US Federal Census (Manhattan, New York, New York).