Thomas Wesley BIGGERSTAFF
Nora Josephine O'NEAL


Husband:  Thomas Wesley BIGGERSTAFF
Birth:  8 Apr 1860, Crook Twp., Hamilton Co., Illinois 
Death:  25 Mar 1927, McLeansboro, Hamilton Co., Illinois
Burial:  Mar 1927, I.O.O.F. Cemetery, McLeansboro, Hamilton Co., Illinois      (pic)
Father:  Thomas BIGGERSTAFF
Mother:  Josephine JONES

Marriage:   1889, Hamilton Co., Illinois

Wife:  Nora Josephine O'NEAL
Birth:  22 Mar 1870, Illinois 
Death:  13 Jun 1923, McLeansboro, Hamilton Co., Illinois 
Burial:  Jun 1923, I.O.O.F. Cemetery, McLeansboro, Hamilton Co., Illinois      (pic)
Father:   Marshall O'NEAL
Mother:   UNKNOWN 

Children:
1. Royal O'Neal BIGGERSTAFF, b: 20 Aug 1890, McLeansboro, Hamilton Co., Illinois
                                                     d: 5 Oct 1917, McLeansboro, Hamilton Co., Illinois
                                                  bur: I.O.O.F. Cemetery, McLeansboro, Hamilton Co., Illinois   (pic)
2. Thomas Marshall BIGGERSTAFF, b: 1 Nov 1892, McLeansboro, Hamilton Co., Illinois
                                                     d: 25 Feb 1951, Missouri
                                                  bur: I.O.O.F. Cemetery, McLeansboro, Hamilton Co., Illinois   (pic)
3. Edith Jewell BIGGERSTAFF, b: 18 Sep 1896, McLeansboro, Hamilton Co., Illinois
                                                     d: 17 Jul 1959, Eldorado, Saline Co., Illinois
                                                  bur: I.O.O.F. Cemetery, McLeansboro, Hamilton Co., Illinois     (pic)
4. John William BIGGERSTAFF, b: 28 Jun 1899, McLeansboro, Hamilton Co., Illinois
                                                    d: 28 Aug 1973, McLeansboro, Hamilton Co., Illinois
5. Robert Wesley BIGGERSTAFF, b: 7 Dec 1903, McLeansboro, Hamilton Co., Illinois
                                                       d: 19 Oct 1982, Brevard Co., Florida
6. Lena BIGGERSTAFF (Lockwood), b: 12 Mar 1910, McLeansboro, Hamilton Co., Illinois
                                                            d: 5 Jul 1984, McLeansboro, Hamilton Co., Illinois
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Notes:

1900 Federal Census Data (T623_0304, Page 316A), McLeansboro, Hamilton Co., Illinois,
                                                                                      Enumeration District: 55, Enumeration Date: 19-Jun-1900, Family #403

 NAME

Relation

Sex

Birth Mo.

Birth Yr

Age

M/S W/D

# Yr Mar

# C Bn.

# C Liv.

POB

Fa. POB

Mo.
POB

Occupation        or Trade

In Sch

 BIGGERSTAFF, Thos W

 Head

M

Apr

1860

40

M

10

 

 

IL

IL

VA

 School Teacher

 

                      Nora

 Wife

F

Mar

1870

30

M

10

4

4

IL

IL

IL

 

 

                      Royal O

 Son

M

Aug

1890

9

S

 

 

 

IL

IL

IL

 

X

                      Marshall

 Son

M

Nov

1892

7

S

 

 

 

IL

IL

IL

 

X

                      Edith Jewell

 Daughter

F

Sep

1896

3

S

 

 

 

IL

IL

IL

 

 

                      John W

 Son

M

Jun

1899

11m

S

 

 

 

IL

IL

IL

 

 

1910 Federal Census Data (T624_0291, Page 135B), McLeansboro, Hamilton Co., Illinois,
                                                                                      Enumeration District: 44, Enumeration Date: 10-Apr-1910, Family #51

 NAME

Relation

Sex

Age

M/S W/D

# Yr Mar

# C B.

# C L.

POB

Fa. POB

Mo. POB

Occupation
 or Trade

In Sch

 BIGGERSTAFF, T Wesley

 Head

M

50

M

20

 

 

IL

IL

VA

 Teacher / Public School

 

                           Nora

 Wife

F

40

M

20

6

6

IL

IL

IL

 None

 

                           Royal

 Son

M

19

S

 

 

 

IL

IL

IL

 None

 

                           Marshall

 Son

M

17

S

 

 

 

IL

IL

IL

 None

X

                           Jewell

 Daughter

F

12

S

 

 

 

IL

IL

IL

 None

X

                           William

 Son

M

11

S

 

 

 

IL

IL

IL

 None

X

                           Wesley

 Son

M

6

S

 

 

 

IL

IL

IL

 None

X

                           Lena

 Daughter

F

6m

S

 

 

 

IL

IL

IL

 None

 

1920 Federal Census Data (T625_0366, Page 225B), McLeansboro, Hamilton Co., Illinois,
                                                                                    Enumeration Dist: 55, Enumeration Date 9-Jan-1920, Family #154

 NAME

Relation

Sex

Col.

Age

M/S
W/D

POB

Fa.
POB

Mo.
POB

Occupation

In Sch.

 BIGGERSTAFF, Thomas W

 Head

M

W

59

M

IL

IL

VA

 School Teacher

 

                            Nora

 Wife

F

W

49

M

IL

IL

IL

 None

 

                            Jewell

 Daughter

F

W

23

S

IL

IL

IL

 None

    

                            William

 Son

M

W

20

S

IL

IL

IL

 None

  X   

                            Wesley

 Son

M

W

16

S

IL

IL

IL

 None

  X

                            Lean

 Daughter

F

W

9

S

IL

IL

IL

 None

  X

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Sources:
1) Marriage:  Hamilton County Illinois Vital Statistics - Marriages, Book 1, #6683
2) Death - Husband:  Hamilton County Illinois Vital Statistics - Deaths, Cert. #330030 

3) Death - Wife:  Hamilton County Illinois Vital Statistics - Deaths, Cert. #330079 
4) Birth - Chile #3:  Hamilton County Illinois Vital Statistics - Births, Book 19, #91524

5) Birth - Chile #5:  Hamilton County Illinois Vital Statistics - Births, Book B, #6290
6) Birth - Chile #6:  Hamilton County Illinois Vital Statistics - Births, Book D, #9161
7) Death - Husband:  Hamilton County Illinois Vital Statistics - Deaths, Book 3, #4114
8) Death - Wife:  Hamilton County Illinois Vital Statistics - Deaths, Book B, #2619
9) Death - Child #1:  Hamilton County Illinois Vital Statistics - Deaths, Book 1, #2795, State Cert. #14760 
10) Death - Child #2:  Hamilton County Illinois Vital Statistics - Deaths, Book 11, #9062 (Missouri) 
11) Death - Child #4:  Hamilton County Illinois Vital Statistics - Deaths, Book 18, #11991
12) Death - Child #5:  Brevard County Florida Vital Statistics - Deaths, Cert. #82126
13) Death - Child #6:  Hamilton County Illinois Vital Statistics - Deaths, Book 21, #13347 (Name: Lockwood)