William Rigsby Genealogy
Record modified: 2020-02-14
Born: about 1795-00-00 England
Died: 1868-03-07 Ohio Co, West Virginia USA
1. 1825-05-06 Ann Rudman
Children of William Rigsby and Ann Rudman:
married in Wiltshire; he is said to be of Aberystwyth and she of Westport St Mary
buried in Stone Church cemetery, Ohio Co WV
He arrived 1835-06-08 in NY from Liverpool ENG, on the ship Brittania.
His declaration for naturalization was recorded in 1844 (WV records vol O-29 p423).
His naturalization was recorded in 1849 (WV records vol O-31 p109).
He was a farmer.
There was a Thomas Rigsby who was also naturalized in WV at about the same time, but I don't see
him on any census. Thomas may be a brother of this William.
1860 census Ohio Co VA p83
William Ridgley 65 ENG
Ann 50 ENG
Alfred 17 ENG
John 14 ENG
1850 census Ohio Co VA p21
William Rigsby 50 ENG
Ann 44 ENG
Charles 14 VA
Sarah Ann 12 VA
William 10 VA
Alfred 7 VA
John 4 VA
1840 census Ohio Co VA p37
William Rigby 1 M 0-5, 1 M 20-30, 1 M 40-50, 1 F 0-5, 2 F 10-15, 1 F 15-20, 1 F 30-40
[William <1, Charles 4, William 40, Sarah 2, Mary Ann 12, Fanny 13, x, Ann 34]
Hinds Site: Genealogy of Ken Hinds -- page 13460
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