William Rigsby Genealogy

Record modified: 2014-07-11

 / William Rigby
 / Alfred Rigby|
|  \ Mary (unknown)
William Henry Rigsby |
|  /
 \ Martha Grizzle |

Born: 1846-03-08 Macon Co, Alabama USA
Died: 1915-01-01 Strayhorn, Tate Co, Mississippi USA
1. 1867-12-19 Millie C Mask
2. 1877-04-29 Sarah Frances Tyner

Children of William Rigsby and Millie Mask:
Sarah Elizabeth Rigsby b. 1869-10-24

Children of William Rigsby and Sarah Tyner:
Lula V Rigsby b. 1880-03-04
Evelina Rigsby b. 1883-09-00
James Roy Rigsby b. 1888-03-12
Bertie Velma Rigsby b. 1890-10-06
Bertha Rigsby b. 1890-10-06
William Homer Rigsby b. 1893-03-12 d. 1957-03-00
Hattie Mae Rigsby b. 1895-07-10



married Millie in Chickasaw Co MS
married Sarah in Tate Co MS
He and Sarah are buried in Singleton Spring cemetery, Tate Co MS.

I think he served in the Civil War (Confederate), 2nd Battalion AL light infantry, Co F.

He was a farmer.

1910 census Tate Co MS p3a/b [irregularly faded]
William Rigsby 64 AL/US/US
wife Sarah 46 AL/US/US
son Ray? 21 AL
dau Bertha? 18 MS
dau Berta 18 MS
son Homer 17 MS
dau Hattie 15 MS

1900 census Tate Co MS p10b [very faded]
William H Rigsby 53 1847-03 AL/MS/MS
wife Sarah F 46 1853-07 10/8 AL/AL/SC
dau Lula V 20 1880-03 MS
dau Evelina 16 1883-09 MS
son James R 12 1888-03 MS
dau Bertie 9 1890-10 MS
dau Berthie 9 1890-10 MS
son William H 7 1893-03 MS
dau Hattie M 4 1895-07 MS

1880 census Tate Co MS p188b
W H Rigsby 35 AL/AL/AL
wife Sallie 30 AL/AL/AL
dau Bettie 10 MS
dau Lula 3m MS

1870 census Pontotoc Co MS p330
William Rigsby 27 AL
Millie 27 AL
Sarah 1 MS

Hinds Site: Genealogy of Ken Hinds -- page 41408
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