HENRY WILLIAM BIGLER

HENRY WILLIAM BIGLER

Born: 28 August 1815
Died: 24 November 1900
Age: 85 Years
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Given NameHENRY WILLIAM
Last NameBIGLER
Birth Date28 August 1815
Death Date24 November 1900
Burial CountryUnited States
Burial StateUtah
Burial CountyWashington
Burial CityIvins
Burial CemeteryIvins City Cemetery
Notes
Enlist Age: 30 Memorial Plaque: placed Note 2 (CHANGE TO "Rank"): PVT Company: B Summary: Henry W. Bigler was a Private in Company B. He completed the journey to California and was discharged at Los Angeles, July 16, 1847. His personal journal is the documentation source of the date of the discovery of gold in California. 351: Henry W. Bigler, 63. FINAL: H.W. Bigler, Co. B. RETURNS: Henry W. Bigler. Born 28 Aug 1815, Harrison County, VA. TYLER: Henry W. Bigler, 10. Page 371, listed as living in St George, Utah. PENSION: Henry W. Bigler. Died 24 Nov 1900, St. George, Utah. JENSEN: Henry W. Bigler, 10. Vol 3 page 599. Vol 4 page 339 IOWA: H.W. Bigler. ESSHOM: Henry W. Bigler, 10. FISH: Henry W. Bigler. SMOOT: Henry W. Bigler. GOLDER: Henry W. Bigler. HTW-7: Henry W. Bigler, 10. OPH-11: Henry W. Bigler. VWFS: GS film number 485503. Buried in the City Cemetery, St. George, Utah, block 7 lot 10. HISTORICAL FILE: His journal was printed in the Utah Historical Quarterly, Vol 5 Num 2, April 1931. A copy of his journal is on file with the BYU Lee Library, Merrill Library, USU, and with the LDS Church Historical Department. The original journal is in the Bancroft Library, UC Berkeley, California. AF: Born - 28 Aug 1815, North Shinnston, Harrison, WV. Parents - Jacob Bigler, and Elizabeth Harvey. Married - Cynthia Jane Whipple, 9 Sep 1853; Eleanor Parthenia Emett, 6 Mar 1878. Died - 24 Nov 1900, St. George, Washington, UT. Buried - St. George, Washington, UT. GRAVE LOCATION: St. George, Utah City Cemetery. HEADSTONE: Henry W. Bigler, Utah, Pvt Co B Mormon Bn, Mexican War, Oct 28 1815 Nov 24 1900. This record was batch loaded from the file (MB Database LARSON - KRH Rank edits.csv)
Age Years85
SourceMormon Battalion Database
FamilySearch PIDKWJ8-33H
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