Amy 8 BIGELOW
The large stone to the left says "Amy Bigelow; wife of; Stephen
died; Aug. 22, 1896; AE 84; Farewell sweet sister; thou shalt
(a) star to guide me up; to heaven and thee."
The smaller stone to the right says "Corp'l; Stephen Calkins;
Co G.; 15th Brig INF."
# 16314.135 Amy8BIGELOW, daughter of
Jared7 ( Ezra6,
Lt. John3, Joshua2,
John1) BIGELOW and Sarah (BEAMAN)
BIGELOW, was born cir 1814 (age 10-15 on 1830 census);married *Hiram
FRENCH and possibly (2) Stephen CALKINS; was living in 1870; *Amy born
cir 1812, died 22 Aug 1896 Plattsburgh,Clinton,NY; *(Headstone information
found in West Plattsburgh Union Cemetery,Morrisonville,NY, buried next
to Stephen CALKINS, who died in Civil War?) ** Headstone picture above.
*Headstone of child found in small cemetery behind Turner-Reynolds
house near Schuyler Falls,NY. Child is buried next to Hiram7
and Hannah BOSTWICK BIGELOW. Inscription "Jared;son of;Hiram
& Amy FRENCH;died June 27,1843;age 4 yrs; 6 mo". Also a J.F. footstone.
I found this cemetery on 8/26/96. It is very overgrown and in need of repair.
The Plattsburgh area Historical Society has done some work, but more is
Bigelow Society,The Bigelow Family Genealogy Vol I, pg. 325.
Latter Day Saints microfiche records
1830 census records;
Rod Bigelow (Roger Jon12 BIGELOW)
8 Prospect Circle
Massena, N.Y. 13662
Rod Bigelow at SLIC
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