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Fredrick D. ("Fred" ) WIGGINS  (e)1881 - 1948 PIONEER    PARENTS    LIFE    NOTES    LABELS    PHOTOS    THANK YOU

PIONEER

Fredrick D. ("Fred" ) WIGGINS  (e)1881 - 1948

aka F. D. Wiggins, Frederick Wiggins, Fred Wiggins, F. Wiggins
nationality
occupation
birth 28 June (Jan?) 1881, .........., Indiana
baptism
death 8 Aug 1948, Richmond, Indiana
burial
marriage married on 26 Apr 1913 in County Wayne, Indiana:
Marion K. PIPER

b. 6 Feb 1885 (acc. to 1900 CENSUS: 1883), Massachusetts
d. 6 Sept 1929, Richmond, Wayne, Indiana

children
  • John S.

    b. 8 Feb 1915, ........., Illinois
    d. 22 Jan 2002, Pomona, Los Angeles, CA

  • Halfsister residing in the East (????)
  • Mary Phebe WIGGINS

    b. 10 Aug 1874, ......
    d. .. June 1966, Richmond Wayne, Indiana


PARENTS

father Albert H. WIGGANS/WIGGINS

b. <1856> ....
d. 19 Nov 1882, Richmond, Wayne, Indiana

mother Emma .......

b. ..........
d. ..............

marriage they got married on 7 July 1880 (Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941)
children
  • Frederick D.

    b. 28 June (or Jan?) 1881, .........., Indiana
    d. 8 Aug 1948, Richmond, Indiana


LIFE


1900 CENSUS (Richmond, Wayne, Indiana):
- grandfather: John D. WIGGINS (b. .. July 1824, Indiana) health inspector
- grandmother: Ruth Anna WIGGINS (b. .. Feb 1827, Indiana)
- Fredrick D. (Jan 1881, Indiana)



1910 CENSUS:
- Ruth WIGGINS ( y)
- Fredrick D. ( y)(grandson) Foreman Starr Piano Company



1920 CENSUS (Hempfield, Mercer, Pennsylvania):
- Frederic D.(?) (38y; b. Indiana) retail merchant furniture
- Marion (35y; born in Massachusetts)
- John (4y11m (b. in Illinois <1915>)



1930 CENSUS ( ):
Fredrick A. WIGGINS (48y) salesman Phonograph Records
- John S. (15y)(b. in Illinois <1915>)



1870 CENSUS ( ):
Albert (14y)



1880 CENSUS ( ):
Albert (24y)



joined Starr Piano Company in 1906/1907
in June 1922 manager of Starr's Chicago (Illinois!) store (internet)
recording-director GENNETT
Rick Kennedy wrote a book on Jelly Roll/Bix & Hoagy and wants info
(internet: Fred Wiggins)


NOTES



PHOTOS

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