Thomas Henson Riggs1,2

M, b. 13 April 1824, d. 1 February 1911
Father*John Riggs b. 15 Feb 1799, d. 10 May 1883
Mother*Martha Riggs b. 14 Mar 1800, d. 28 May 1860
Relationships1st cousin 4 times removed of Athol Louis Cline
6th cousin 4 times removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
Birth*13 April 1824 Thomas was born on 13 April 1824 in Monroe County, Missouri.1 
 He was the son of John Riggs and Martha Riggs
(free wh male 10-15) Census18401840 Thomas and John was probably a free white male, age 10 and under 15, in John Riggs's household, on the 1840 Census in Clinton County, Iowa.3 
Marriage*22 May 1845 Thomas Henson Riggs married first Permilla Ann Ray on 22 May 1845 in Warren County, Illinois.1,4 
Census1850*30 September 1850 Thomas was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census in Warren County, Illinois.5 
Census1870*12 August 1870 Thomas was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census in Ulysses Precinct, Butler County, Nebraska.6 
Marriage*7 September 1877 He married second Martha (?) on 7 September 1877 in Allen County, Kansas.1,7 
Census1880*12 June 1880 Thomas was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census in Iola, Allen County, Kansas.8 
Census1900*12 June 1900 Thomas was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census in Iola, Allen County, Kansas.7 
Census1910*10 May 1910 Thomas was listed as a father in Melvin and Elizabeth Riggs's household on the 1910 Census in Humboldt, Allen County, Kansas.9 
Death*1 February 1911 Thomas died on 1 February 1911 in Humboldt, Allen County, Kansas, at age 86.1 

Family 1

Permilla Ann Ray b. c 1823
Marriage*22 May 1845 He married first Permilla Ann Ray on 22 May 1845 in Warren County, Illinois.1,4 

Family 2

Martha (?) b. c 1829, d. 1903
Marriage*7 September 1877 Thomas Henson Riggs married second Martha (?) on 7 September 1877 in Allen County, Kansas.1,7 

Citations

  1. [S935] World Family Tree Volume 18, tree 1755.
  2. [S959] 1850, Warren County, Illinois.
  3. [S963] 1840, Clinton County, Iowa.
  4. [S2185] 1860, Warren County, Illinois.
  5. [S959] 1850, Warren County, Illinois, p. 40.
  6. [S3147] 1870, Butler County, Nebraska.
  7. [S2401] 1900, Allen County, Kansas.
  8. [S2347] 1880, Allen County, Kansas.
  9. [S3368] 1910, Allen County, Kansas.

Thomas Ira Riggs1,2

M, b. December 1871, d. 1 August 1951
Father*Henry Allen Riggs b. 20 May 1852, d. 16 May 1933
Mother*Rebecca Elizabeth Brotherton b. 4 Aug 1852, d. 5 Nov 1873
Relationships1st cousin 2 times removed of Athol Louis Cline
8th cousin 2 times removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
5th cousin 1 time removed of Raymond Leo Garrison
Occupation* Thomas Ira Riggs was a Farmer. 
Name Variation  Thomas Ira Riggs was also known as Ira Riggs. 
Birth*December 1871 Thomas was born in December 1871 in Iowa.1,2 
 He was the son of Henry Allen Riggs and Rebecca Elizabeth Brotherton
(son) Census188024 July 1880 James, Jesse, Thomas, Walter and William was listed as a son in Henry Allen Riggs's household on the 1880 Census in Independence Township, Appanoose County, Iowa.3 
(child) Census1 March 1885 Thomas, Walter, James, Jesse, William, George and Clyde was listed as Henry Allen Riggs's child on the 1 March 1885 Census in Cottonwood Township, Chase County, Kansas.4 
Marriage*9 April 1893 Thomas Ira Riggs married Jessie Hope Brown on 9 April 1893.1,2 
Census*1895 Thomas Ira Riggs appeared on the census of 1895 in Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.5 
Occupation1900 He was a farmer in 1900 in Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.2 
Census1900*5 June 1900 Thomas was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census in Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.2 
Census1910*18 April 1910 Thomas was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census in Milton Township, Marion County, Kansas.6 
Census1920*9 January 1920 Thomas was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census in Burns, Marion County, Kansas.7 
Occupation1930 He was a county deputy sherrif in 1930 in Burns, Marion County, Kansas.8 
Census1930*19 April 1930 Thomas was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census in Burns, Marion County, Kansas.8 
Census1940*16 April 1940 Thomas was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census in Burns, Marion County, Kansas.9 
(husband) Death1 June 1949 Thomas's wife, Jessie, died on 1 June 1949.1,10 
Death*1 August 1951 Thomas died on 1 August 1951 in Burns, Marion County, Kansas, at age 79.1,10 
Burial* He was buried in Cedar Township Cemetery, Wonsevu, Chase County, Kansas.1,10 

Family

Jessie Hope Brown b. Dec 1874, d. 1 Jun 1949
Marriage*9 April 1893 He married Jessie Hope Brown on 9 April 1893.1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S119] Gravestones.
  2. [S97] 1900, Cedar township, Chase County, Kansas.
  3. [S584] 1880, Independence Township, Appanoose County, Iowa.
  4. [S4010] 1885.
  5. [S2255] 1895.
  6. [S2944] 1910, Milton Township, Marion County, Kansas.
  7. [S2067] 1920, Burns, Marion County, Kansas.
  8. [S2068] 1930, Burns, Marion County, Kansas.
  9. [S5490] 1940, Burns, Marion County, Kansas.
  10. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.

Timothy Riggs1,2,3

M, b. circa 1723, d. 1805
Father*Samuel Riggs b. 1681, d. 1770
Mother*Kegeah Baldwin b. 1681
Relationships5th great-grandfather of Athol Louis Cline
3rd cousin 7 times removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
ChartsAncestors: Cline, Al
Birth*circa 1723 Timothy was born circa 1723 in Newark, Essex County, New Jersey.2,3 
 He was the son of Samuel Riggs and Kegeah Baldwin
Marriage*4 September 1748 Timothy Riggs married Sarah Dunkham on 4 September 1748 in Morris County, New Jersey.2 
Death*1805 Timothy died in 1805 in Christian County, Kentucky.2 

Family

Sarah Dunkham b. 1723
Children

Citations

  1. [S125] Hazel D. Anderson, Martha G. Cline.
  2. [S935] World Family Tree Volume 18, tree 1755.
  3. [S1086] World Family Tree Volume 58, tree 2496.

Timothy Riggs1,2

M, b. 4 April 1760, d. 1831
Father*Timothy Riggs b. c 1723, d. 1805
Mother*Sarah Dunkham b. 1723
Relationships4th great-granduncle of Athol Louis Cline
4th cousin 6 times removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
Birth*4 April 1760 Timothy was born on 4 April 1760 in Dobson, Surry County, North Carolina.1 
 He was the son of Timothy Riggs and Sarah Dunkham
Marriage*14 March 1785 Timothy Riggs married Nancy Welch on 14 March 1785 in Rutherford County, North Carolina.2,1 
Death*1831 Timothy died in 1831 in Missouri .1 

Family

Nancy Welch

Citations

  1. [S935] World Family Tree Volume 18, tree 1755.
  2. [S843] Marriage Index: MD, NC, VA (1624-1915) (CD# 4).

Velma E Riggs1,2,3

F, b. 23 September 1912, d. 16 November 1976
Father*William Crawford Riggs1 b. 22 Nov 1879, d. 27 Sep 1937
Mother*Etta Elizabeth Sidener1 b. c 1890
Relationships2nd cousin 1 time removed of Athol Louis Cline
9th cousin 1 time removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
6th cousin of Raymond Leo Garrison
Birth*23 September 1912 Velma E Riggs was born on 23 September 1912 in Kansas.1,2 
 She was the daughter of William Crawford Riggs and Etta Elizabeth Sidener.1 
(daughter) Census192022 January 1920 Nora, Irene, Velma and Pauline was listed as a daughter in William Crawford Riggs's household on the 1920 Census in Roswell Precinct, Canyon County, Idaho.1 
(daughter) Census193022 April 1930 Velma and Pauline was listed as a daughter in William Crawford Riggs's household on the 1930 Census in Fargo Precinct, Canyon County, Idaho.4 
Married Namecirca 1933  As of circa 1933, her married name was Aughey (Riggs).3,5 
Married Name Her married name was Hosey (Riggs).2 
Death*16 November 1976 Velma E Riggs died on 16 November 1976 at age 64.2 

Family 1

Samuel S Aughey

Family 2

(?) Hosey

Citations

  1. [S2062] 1920, Roswell Precinct, Canyon County, Idaho.
  2. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  3. [S5496] 1940, Parma, Canyon County, Idaho.
  4. [S2075] 1930, Fargo Precinct, Canyon County, Idaho.
  5. [S6622] GenealogyBank, Newspaper: Obituary, Death Notice or Article.

Vernon H Riggs1,2

M, b. 1904, d. 1936
Father*James Marion Riggs b. 5 Dec 1876, d. 9 Jul 1951
Mother*Bertha Frosene Weston b. 11 Apr 1879, d. 28 Jun 1969
Relationships2nd cousin 1 time removed of Athol Louis Cline
9th cousin 1 time removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
6th cousin of Raymond Leo Garrison
Birth*1904 Vernon was born in 1904 in Kansas.1,2 
 He was the son of James Marion Riggs and Bertha Frosene Weston
(son) Census191011 May 1910 Vernon, Doris and George was listed as a son in James Marion Riggs's household on the 1910 Census in Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.1 
(son) Census192016 January 1920 Vernon, Doris, George, Fred and Kenneth was listed as a son in James Marion Riggs's household on the 1920 Census in Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.3 
Census1930*24 April 1930 Vernon was listed as a lodger on the 1930 Census in Cottonwood Falls, Chase County, Kansas.4 
Marriage*1930 He married Chloe E Trayer in 1930 in Chase County, Kansas.5 
Death*1936 Vernon H Riggs died in 1936.2 
Burial*1936 He was buried in 1936 in Cedar Township Cemetery, Wonsevu, Chase County, Kansas.2 

Family

Chloe E Trayer b. c 1909
Marriage*1930 He married Chloe E Trayer in 1930 in Chase County, Kansas.5 

Citations

  1. [S582] 1910, Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.
  2. [S119] Gravestones.
  3. [S2065] 1920, Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.
  4. [S4034] 1930, Cottonwood Falls, Chase County, Kansas.
  5. [S4033] Chase County Kansas Marriage index 1860-1938.

Veronika S Riggs1,2

F, b. 2 March 1913, d. 21 March 2002
Father*Pearl H Riggs1 b. 7 Sep 1888, d. 16 Nov 1918
Mother*Susan Hungerford1 b. c 1888
Relationships2nd cousin 1 time removed of Athol Louis Cline
9th cousin 1 time removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
6th cousin of Raymond Leo Garrison
Birth*2 March 1913 Veronika S Riggs was born on 2 March 1913 in Wonsevu, Chase County, Kansas.1,3 
 She was the daughter of Pearl H Riggs and Susan Hungerford.1 
(daughter) Census19304 April 1930 Veronika was listed as a daughter in Susan Hungerford's household on the 1930 Census in Albany, Albany County, New York.2 
Death*21 March 2002 Veronika S Riggs died on 21 March 2002 in Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, at age 89.1,3,4 

Citations

  1. [S7130] Dschuma407, Schumacher/Porter/Scott Family, Includes information from Chase County Historical Skeches.
  2. [S7131] 1940, Albany, Albany County, New York.
  3. [S6622] GenealogyBank, Newspaper: Obituary, Death Notice or Article.
  4. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.

Vesta Laverne Riggs1,2,3

F, b. 1901, d. 1966
Father*Jesse Allen Riggs b. 6 Jul 1878, d. 25 Jul 1961
Mother*Mary Olive Deel b. 11 May 1882, d. 25 Oct 1962
Relationships1st cousin 1 time removed of Athol Louis Cline
9th cousin 1 time removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
6th cousin of Raymond Leo Garrison
Birth*1901 Vesta was born in 1901 in Kansas.1,3 
 She was the daughter of Jesse Allen Riggs and Mary Olive Deel
(Witness) CensusMarch 1905 Vesta Laverne Riggs appeared on the census of March 1905 in the household of Jesse Allen Riggs and Mary Olive Deel in Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.4 
(subject) Photographcirca 1906 Earl, Orville, Mary, Mary, Chester, Everett, Jesse, Mary, Sarah, Myra, Inise, Grace, Clarence, Vesta, Pirl, Floyd, Bertha, Elma, Alta and Harold was photographed with Clarisa Middleton circa 1906 in Burns, Marion County, Kansas.5
(daughter) Census19102 June 1910 Vesta was listed as a daughter in Jesse Allen Riggs's household on the 1910 Census in Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.1 
Married Namecirca 1920  As of circa 1920, her married name was Cornwell (Riggs).2 
Marriage*circa 1920 Vesta Laverne Riggs married Deforest Clifton Cornwell circa 1920.2 
(niece) Census19203 February 1920 Vesta was listed as a niece in Clarence Erwin Gardner's household on the 1920 Census in Caldwell, Canyon County, Idaho.6 
Census1930*9 April 1930 Vesta was listed as Deforest Clifton Cornwell's wife on the 1930 Census in Roswell Precinct, Canyon County, Idaho.2 
Census1940*3 May 1940 Vesta was listed as Deforest Clifton Cornwell's wife on the 1940 Census in Fargo Precinct, Canyon County, Idaho.7 
Death*1966 Vesta died in 1966 .3 
Burial* She was buried in Roswell Cemetery, Roswell, Canyon County, Idaho.3 

Family

Deforest Clifton Cornwell b. 20 Mar 1898, d. Jan 1978
Marriage*circa 1920 She married Deforest Clifton Cornwell circa 1920.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S582] 1910, Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.
  2. [S1506] 1930, Roswell Precinct, Canyon County, Idaho.
  3. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  4. [S4229] 1905.
  5. [S4007] Hadeel310, Howard A. Deel Family Tree.
  6. [S2063] 1920, South Caldwell, Canyon County, Idaho.
  7. [S5914] 1940, Fargo Precinct, Canyon County, Idaho.
  8. [S6622] GenealogyBank, Newspaper: Obituary, Death Notice or Article.

Vida Belle Riggs1,2

F, b. 15 February 1888, d. 31 July 1966
Father*Benjamin Albert Riggs b. 12 May 1861, d. 13 Jul 1948
Mother*Anna A Griffith b. May 1864, d. 1929
Relationships1st cousin 2 times removed of Athol Louis Cline
8th cousin 2 times removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
5th cousin 1 time removed of Raymond Leo Garrison
Birth*15 February 1888 Vida was born on 15 February 1888 in Kansas.3,4 
 She was the daughter of Benjamin Albert Riggs and Anna A Griffith
Census*1895 Vida Belle Riggs appeared on the census of 1895 in Fairplay Township, Marion County, Kansas.5 
(daughter) Census190023 June 1900 Vida, Winfred, Christine and Esther was listed as a daughter in Benjamin Albert Riggs's household on the 1900 Census in Precinct 5, Galveston County, Texas.3 
(daughter) Census191015 April 1910 Vida, Winfred, Christine and Esther was listed as a daughter in Benjamin Albert Riggs's household on the 1910 Census in Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas.6 
Married Name22 June 1913  As of 22 June 1913, her married name was Pribbenow.2 
Marriage*22 June 1913 Vida Belle Riggs married William Ferdinand Pribbenow on 22 June 1913 in Sedgwick County, Kansas.2,4 
Census1920*28 January 1920 Vida was listed as William Ferdinand Pribbenow's wife on the 1920 Census in Union Township, Lincoln County, Oklahoma.7 
Census1930*4 April 1930 Vida was listed as William Ferdinand Pribbenow's wife on the 1930 Census in Walsh, Baca County, Colorado.8 
Census1940*13 April 1940 Vida was listed as William Ferdinand Pribbenow's wife on the 1940 Census in Independence, Montgomery County, Kansas.9 
Death*31 July 1966 Vida died on 31 July 1966 in Rose Hill, Butler County, Kansas, at age 78.4,10 
Burial* She was buried in Friends Cemetery, Rose Hill, Butler County, Kansas.4 

Family

William Ferdinand Pribbenow b. 5 Nov 1885, d. 28 Jul 1988
Marriage*22 June 1913 She married William Ferdinand Pribbenow on 22 June 1913 in Sedgwick County, Kansas.2,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S935] World Family Tree Volume 18, tree 1755.
  2. [S4036] Sedgwick County Kansas Marriage index.
  3. [S1981] 1900, Precinct No. 5, Galveston County, Texas.
  4. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  5. [S2255] 1895.
  6. [S1627] 1910, Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas.
  7. [S4649] 1920, Lincoln County, Oklahoma.
  8. [S4369] 1930, Walsh, Baca County, Colorado.
  9. [S5661] 1940, Montgomery County, Missouri.
  10. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.

Virgil Ann Riggs1

F, b. 1 September 1916, d. 2 December 2007
Father*Harvey Arthur Riggs1 b. 1 Dec 1886, d. 16 Feb 1951
Mother*Dora Grace Slabaugh1 b. 11 Oct 1886, d. 4 Aug 1963
Relationships2nd cousin 1 time removed of Athol Louis Cline
9th cousin 1 time removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
6th cousin of Raymond Leo Garrison
Birth*1 September 1916 Virgil Ann Riggs was born on 1 September 1916 in Kansas.1,2 
 She was the daughter of Harvey Arthur Riggs and Dora Grace Slabaugh.1 
(daughter) Census192029 January 1920 Dorothy and Virgil was listed as a daughter in Harvey Arthur Riggs's household on the 1920 Census in Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.1 
(son) Census193023 April 1930 Ray and Virgil was listed as a son in Harvey Arthur Riggs's household on the 1930 Census in Burns, Marion County, Kansas.3 
Married Name27 March 1939  As of 27 March 1939, her married name was Moore (Riggs).2 
Marriage*27 March 1939 Virgil Ann Riggs married Ralph Kenneth Moore on 27 March 1939.2 
(cousin) Census194022 April 1940 Ralph and Virgil was listed as a cousin in Wendell McCormick Cottier's household on the 1940 Census in Roswell, Canyon County, Idaho.4 
(wife) Death15 September 1982 Virgil's husband, Ralph, died on 15 September 1982 in Harvey County, Kansas.2,5 
Death*2 December 2007 Virgil Ann Riggs died on 2 December 2007 in Harvey County, Kansas, at age 91.2,5,6 
Burial* She was buried in Homestead Cemetery, Chase County, Kansas.2 

Family

Ralph Kenneth Moore b. 26 Nov 1913, d. 15 Sep 1982
Marriage*27 March 1939 She married Ralph Kenneth Moore on 27 March 1939.2 

Citations

  1. [S2065] 1920, Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.
  2. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  3. [S2068] 1930, Burns, Marion County, Kansas.
  4. [S5495] 1940, Roswell Precinct, Canyon County, Idaho.
  5. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.
  6. [S6622] GenealogyBank, Newspaper: Obituary, Death Notice or Article.

Virginia Riggs1

F
Father*Glenn Alfred Riggs1 b. 27 Nov 1917, d. 28 Oct 2004
Mother*Betty Grace Stewart1
Relationship1st cousin of Hugh E Riggs
 Virginia Riggs is the daughter of Glenn Alfred Riggs and Betty Grace Stewart.1 

Citations

  1. [S5521] 1940, Almira, Benzie County, Michigan.

Virginia Etta Riggs1,2

F, b. 14 June 1880, d. 14 January 1963
Note* Virginia Etta Riggs was probably the daughter of Mannon/Mannen and Hulda E S J (?) Riggs. In 1880 they lived in Lamar County Texas. In 1870 Mannen lived with adults Alert and Caroline Riggs in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama. 
Birth*14 June 1880 Virginia was born on 14 June 1880 in Petty, Lamar County, Texas. Daughter of Manuel Riggs.1,2 
Married Namecirca 1897  As of circa 1897, her married name was Echart (Riggs).1 
Marriage*circa 1897 She married Thomas Arthur Echart, son of Louis H Echart and Martha Jane Bell, circa 1897.1,3 
Census1900*15 June 1900 Virginia was listed as Thomas Arthur Echart's wife on the 1900 Census in Precinct 6, Hunt County, Texas.1 
Census1910*21 April 1910 Virginia was listed as Thomas Arthur Echart's wife on the 1910 Census in Precinct 2, Delta County, Texas.4 
Census1920*26 February 1920 Virginia was listed as Thomas Arthur Echart's wife on the 1920 Census in Precinct 6, Hunt County, Texas.5 
Census1930*3 April 1930 Virginia was listed as Thomas Arthur Echart's wife on the 1930 Census in Precinct 6, Hunt County, Texas.3 
Census1940*May 1940 Virginia was listed as Thomas Arthur Echart's wife on the 1940 Census in Precinct 6, Hunt County, Texas.6 
Death*14 January 1963 Virginia Etta Riggs died on 14 January 1963 in Commerce, Hunt County, Texas, at age 82.2 

Family

Thomas Arthur Echart b. 22 Feb 1875, d. 31 Jul 1946
Marriage*circa 1897 She married Thomas Arthur Echart, son of Louis H Echart and Martha Jane Bell, circa 1897.1,3 

Citations

  1. [S92] 1900, Justice Precinct No. 6, Hunt County, Texas.
  2. [S4190] Church of Jesus Christ Latter-day Saints, TX, Deaths, 1890-1976.
  3. [S1527] 1930, Precinct 6, Hunt County, Texas.
  4. [S6383] 1910, Delta County, Texas.
  5. [S1703] 1920, Justice Precinct No. 6, Hunt County, Texas.
  6. [S5549] 1940, Precinct 6, Hunt County, Texas.

Virginia F Riggs1,2

F, b. 17 January 1917, d. 29 January 2013
Father*George Leroy Riggs1 b. 1 Mar 1883, d. 16 Dec 1957
Mother*Lucetta Belle Slabaugh1 b. 29 Aug 1884, d. 30 Apr 1967
Relationships2nd cousin 1 time removed of Athol Louis Cline
9th cousin 1 time removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
6th cousin of Raymond Leo Garrison
Birth*17 January 1917 Virginia F Riggs was born on 17 January 1917 in Pender, Thurston County, Nebraska.1,2 
 She was the daughter of George Leroy Riggs and Lucetta Belle Slabaugh.1 
(daughter) Census193014 April 1930 Opal, Virginia, Thelma and Mildred was listed as a daughter in George Leroy Riggs's household on the 1930 Census in Marble Front Precinct, Canyon County, Idaho.1 
Married Name27 January 1936  As of 27 January 1936, her married name was Bow (Riggs).3 
Marriage*27 January 1936 Virginia F Riggs married John Oscar Bow on 27 January 1936 in Caldwell, Canyon County, Idaho.3,2 
Census1940*18 April 1940 Virginia was listed as John Oscar Bow's wife on the 1940 Census in Marble Front Precinct, Canyon County, Idaho.4 
(wife) Death5 February 2011 Virginia's husband, John, died on 5 February 2011.2 
Death*29 January 2013 Virginia F Riggs died on 29 January 2013 in Marble Front Precinct, Canyon County, Idaho, at age 96.2 
Burial* She was buried in Canyon Hill Cemetery, Caldwell, Canyon County, Idaho.2 

Family

John Oscar Bow b. 2 Dec 1912, d. 5 Feb 2011
Marriage*27 January 1936 She married John Oscar Bow on 27 January 1936 in Caldwell, Canyon County, Idaho.3,2 

Citations

  1. [S2076] 1930, Marble Front Precinct, Canyon County, Idaho.
  2. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  3. [S4038] Riggs Family Genealogy Forum.
  4. [S8179] 1940, Marble Front Precinct, Canyon County, Idaho.

Walter Riggs1

M, b. January 1870
Father*Jasper Riggs1 b. 28 Apr 1844, d. 1 Jan 1929
Mother*Asenath Bliss1 b. Jul 1848, d. 18 Aug 1928
Relationships1st cousin 3 times removed of Athol Louis Cline
7th cousin 3 times removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
Birth*January 1870 Walter Riggs was born in January 1870 in Iowa.1,2 
 He was the son of Jasper Riggs and Asenath Bliss.1 
(household member) Census187028 July 1870 On the 1870 census, Jasper Riggs's household included Mary, Walter and Warren in Douglas Township, Union County, Iowa.2 
(son) Census188019 July 1880 Walter, Warren, Leonard, Millard and Ros was listed as a son in Jasper Riggs's household on the 1880 Census in Douglas Township, Union County, Iowa.3 

Citations

  1. [S1348] 1880, Douglas Township, Union County, Iowa.
  2. [S2940] 1870, DouglasTownship, Union County, Iowa.
  3. [S1348] 1880, Douglas Township, Union County, Iowa, p. 189A.

Walter Wallas Riggs1,2,3,4,5

M, b. 13 February 1875, d. 19 February 1945
Father*Henry Allen Riggs b. 20 May 1852, d. 16 May 1933
Mother*Sarah M Summers b. 30 Sep 1856, d. 3 Feb 1921
Relationships1st cousin 2 times removed of Athol Louis Cline
8th cousin 2 times removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
5th cousin 1 time removed of Raymond Leo Garrison
Occupation* Walter Wallas Riggs was a Farmer. 
Birth*13 February 1875 Walter was born on 13 February 1875 in Iowa.2,1 
 He was the son of Henry Allen Riggs and Sarah M Summers
(son) Census188024 July 1880 James, Jesse, Thomas, Walter and William was listed as a son in Henry Allen Riggs's household on the 1880 Census in Independence Township, Appanoose County, Iowa.3 
(child) Census1 March 1885 Thomas, Walter, James, Jesse, William, George and Clyde was listed as Henry Allen Riggs's child on the 1 March 1885 Census in Cottonwood Township, Chase County, Kansas.6 
Marriage*1894 Walter Wallas Riggs married Susan L Heckendorn in 1894.1 
Census*1895 Walter Wallas Riggs appeared on the census of 1895 in Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.7 
Occupation1900 He was a farmer in 1900 in Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.1 
Census1900*1 June 1900 Walter was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census in Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.1 
Census1910*11 May 1910 Walter was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census in Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.4 
Census1920*21 January 1920 Walter was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census in Omaha, Thurston County, Nebraska.8 
Occupation1930 He was a farmer in 1930 in Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.9 
Census1930*17 April 1930 Walter was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census in Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.9 
Census1940*6 April 1940 Walter was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census in Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.10 
Death*19 February 1945 Walter died on 19 February 1945 at age 70.2 
Burial* He was buried in Cedar Township Cemetery, Wonsevu, Chase County, Kansas.2,11 

Family

Susan L Heckendorn b. 24 Feb 1877, d. 8 Nov 1955
Marriage*1894 He married Susan L Heckendorn in 1894.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S97] 1900, Cedar township, Chase County, Kansas.
  2. [S119] Gravestones.
  3. [S584] 1880, Independence Township, Appanoose County, Iowa.
  4. [S582] 1910, Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.
  5. [S2054] WWI Draft registration cards.
  6. [S4010] 1885.
  7. [S2255] 1895.
  8. [S3685] 1920, Thurston County, Nebraska.
  9. [S1548] 1930, Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.
  10. [S5493] 1940, Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.
  11. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.

Wanda Riggs1

F
Father*Clifford Alfred Riggs1 b. 4 Sep 1895, d. 31 Jan 1976
Mother*Velma Margaret Fink1 b. 30 Nov 1899, d. 5 Dec 1972
Relationships2nd cousin 1 time removed of Athol Louis Cline
9th cousin 1 time removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
6th cousin of Raymond Leo Garrison
 Wanda Riggs is the daughter of Clifford Alfred Riggs and Velma Margaret Fink.1 

Citations

  1. [S5493] 1940, Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.

Warren Riggs1

M, b. January 1870
Father*Jasper Riggs1 b. 28 Apr 1844, d. 1 Jan 1929
Mother*Asenath Bliss1 b. Jul 1848, d. 18 Aug 1928
Relationships1st cousin 3 times removed of Athol Louis Cline
7th cousin 3 times removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
Birth*January 1870 Warren Riggs was born in January 1870 in Iowa.1,2 
 He was the son of Jasper Riggs and Asenath Bliss.1 
(household member) Census187028 July 1870 On the 1870 census, Jasper Riggs's household included Mary, Walter and Warren in Douglas Township, Union County, Iowa.2 
(son) Census188019 July 1880 Walter, Warren, Leonard, Millard and Ros was listed as a son in Jasper Riggs's household on the 1880 Census in Douglas Township, Union County, Iowa.3 

Citations

  1. [S1348] 1880, Douglas Township, Union County, Iowa.
  2. [S2940] 1870, DouglasTownship, Union County, Iowa.
  3. [S1348] 1880, Douglas Township, Union County, Iowa, p. 189A.

William Riggs1

M, b. circa 1852
Father*Garnett L Riggs b. May 1828
Mother*Nancy Jane Riggs b. 12 Nov 1833, d. 22 Nov 1906
Relationships1st cousin 3 times removed of Athol Louis Cline
7th cousin 3 times removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
Birth*circa 1852 William was born circa 1852 in Iowa. Possibly Davis County, Iowa).1,2 
 He was the son of Garnett L Riggs and Nancy Jane Riggs
(household member) Census186013 July 1860 On the 1860 census, Garnett L Riggs's household included William, James, Sarah and Samuel in Coast Fork Precinct, Lane County, Oregon.2 
(household member) Census187024 August 1870 On the 1870 census, Garnett L Riggs's household included Nancy, William, James, Sarah, Samuel, Lucinda, Jonathan, Amanda and Mary in Amity, Yamhill County, Oregon.1 

Citations

  1. [S2664] 1870, Yamhill County, Oregon.
  2. [S4862] 1860, Eugene, Lane County, Oregon.

William Riggs1

M, b. say 1762, d. 1782
Father*Timothy Riggs b. c 1723, d. 1805
Mother*Sarah Dunkham b. 1723
Relationships4th great-granduncle of Athol Louis Cline
4th cousin 6 times removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
Birth*say 1762 William was born say 1762. 
 He was the son of Timothy Riggs and Sarah Dunkham
Marriage*say 1780 William Riggs married Mary (?) say 1780. 
Death*1782 William died in 1782 .1 

Family

Mary (?)

Citations

  1. [S935] World Family Tree Volume 18, tree 1755.

William C Riggs

M, b. 1816, d. 1816
Father*Reuben Riggs b. 9 Mar 1769, d. 20 Sep 1848
Mother*Catherine Saling b. 22 Feb 1780, d. 23 Nov 1855
Relationships1st cousin 5 times removed of Athol Louis Cline
5th cousin 5 times removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
Death*1816 William died in 1816 in Lewis County, Missouri.1 
Birth*1816 William was born in 1816 in Lewis County, Missouri.1 
 He was the son of Reuben Riggs and Catherine Saling

Citations

  1. [S935] World Family Tree Volume 18, tree 1755.

William Crawford Riggs1,2,3,4

M, b. 22 November 1879, d. 27 September 1937
Father*Henry Allen Riggs b. 20 May 1852, d. 16 May 1933
Mother*Sarah M Summers b. 30 Sep 1856, d. 3 Feb 1921
Relationships1st cousin 2 times removed of Athol Louis Cline
8th cousin 2 times removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
5th cousin 1 time removed of Raymond Leo Garrison
Birth*22 November 1879 William was born on 22 November 1879 in Iowa.1,4 
 He was the son of Henry Allen Riggs and Sarah M Summers
(son) Census188024 July 1880 James, Jesse, Thomas, Walter and William was listed as a son in Henry Allen Riggs's household on the 1880 Census in Independence Township, Appanoose County, Iowa.2 
(child) Census1 March 1885 Thomas, Walter, James, Jesse, William, George and Clyde was listed as Henry Allen Riggs's child on the 1 March 1885 Census in Cottonwood Township, Chase County, Kansas.5 
(son) Census19004 June 1900 Alva, Harvey, Jesse, Pearl, George and William was listed as a son in Henry Allen Riggs's household on the 1900 Census in Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.1 
Marriage*28 February 1907 William Crawford Riggs married Etta Elizabeth Sidener on 28 February 1907 in Chase County, Kansas.3,6 
Census1910*2 June 1910 William was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census in Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.3 
Census1920*22 January 1920 William was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census in Roswell Precinct, Canyon County, Idaho.7 
Occupation*1930 He was a farm laborer in 1930 in Fargo Precinct, Canyon County, Idaho.8 
Census1930*22 April 1930 William was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census in Fargo Precinct, Canyon County, Idaho.8 
Divorce*23 November 1936 He and Etta Elizabeth Sidener were divorced on 23 November 1936 in Caldwell, Canyon County, Idaho.9 
Death*27 September 1937 William Crawford Riggs died on 27 September 1937 in Caldwell, Canyon County, Idaho, at age 57.4 

Family

Etta Elizabeth Sidener b. c 1890
Marriage*28 February 1907 He married Etta Elizabeth Sidener on 28 February 1907 in Chase County, Kansas.3,6 
Divorce*23 November 1936 William Crawford Riggs and Etta Elizabeth Sidener were divorced on 23 November 1936 in Caldwell, Canyon County, Idaho.9 
Children

Citations

  1. [S97] 1900, Cedar township, Chase County, Kansas.
  2. [S584] 1880, Independence Township, Appanoose County, Iowa.
  3. [S582] 1910, Cedar Township, Chase County, Kansas.
  4. [S1582] Idaho Death Index 1911-51.
  5. [S4010] 1885.
  6. [S4038] Riggs Family Genealogy Forum.
  7. [S2062] 1920, Roswell Precinct, Canyon County, Idaho.
  8. [S2075] 1930, Fargo Precinct, Canyon County, Idaho.
  9. [S6622] GenealogyBank, Newspaper: Obituary, Death Notice or Article.

William R Riggs1,2

M, b. 20 May 1838, d. 11 September 1892
Father*John Riggs b. 15 Feb 1799, d. 10 May 1883
Mother*Martha Riggs b. 14 Mar 1800, d. 28 May 1860
Relationships1st cousin 4 times removed of Athol Louis Cline
6th cousin 4 times removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
Birth*20 May 1838 William was born on 20 May 1838 in Berwick, Warren County, Illinois.1 
 He was the son of John Riggs and Martha Riggs
(free wh male 00-05) Census18401840 Jasper and William was probably a free white male, under 5 years old, in John Riggs's household, on the 1840 Census in Clinton County, Iowa.3 
(household member) Census18501 October 1850 On the 1850 census, John Riggs's household included Martha, Martha, Jasper, William, Samuel, John, Jesse and Catherine in Warren County, Illinois.4 
Marriage*26 January 1860 William R Riggs married Adeline Vandeveer on 26 January 1860 in Warren County, Illinois.1,5 
(household member) Census18602 July 1860 On the 1860 census, John Riggs's household included Samuel, John, Martha, William and Adeline in Roseville Township, Warren County, Illinois.5 
Census1870*23 July 1870 William was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census in Lenox Township, Warren County, Illinois.6 
Census1880*8 June 1880 William was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census in Osage Township, Allen County, Kansas.7 
Death*11 September 1892 William died on 11 September 1892 in Allen County, Kansas, at age 54.1 

Family

Adeline Vandeveer b. Sep 1839, d. 1921
Marriage*26 January 1860 He married Adeline Vandeveer on 26 January 1860 in Warren County, Illinois.1,5 

Citations

  1. [S935] World Family Tree Volume 18, tree 1755.
  2. [S959] 1850, Warren County, Illinois.
  3. [S963] 1840, Clinton County, Iowa.
  4. [S959] 1850, Warren County, Illinois, p. 41.
  5. [S2185] 1860, Warren County, Illinois.
  6. [S2186] 1870, Warren County, Illinois.
  7. [S2347] 1880, Allen County, Kansas.

Willis H Riggs1

M, b. October 1813, d. 11 September 1851
Father*Reuben Riggs b. 9 Mar 1769, d. 20 Sep 1848
Mother*Catherine Saling b. 22 Feb 1780, d. 23 Nov 1855
Relationships1st cousin 5 times removed of Athol Louis Cline
5th cousin 5 times removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
Birth*October 1813 Willis was born in October 1813 in Lewis County, Missouri.1 
 He was the son of Reuben Riggs and Catherine Saling
Marriage*17 August 1837 Willis H Riggs married Emily Brooks on 17 August 1837 in Warren County, Illinois.1,2 
Census1850*11 October 1850 Willis was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census in T 9 R 1 E, Knox County, Illinois.3 
Death*11 September 1851 Willis died on 11 September 1851 at age 37.4 

Family

Emily Brooks b. c 1813

Citations

  1. [S935] World Family Tree Volume 18, tree 1755.
  2. [S1061] Illinois, Marriage Register Index, 1763-1900.
  3. [S2859] 1850, Knox County, Illinois.
  4. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.

Willis Kenyon Riggs1,2

M, b. 10 October 1894, d. 21 April 1962
Father*James Charles Riggs b. 17 Apr 1865, d. 13 Jun 1955
Mother*Rose Lee Robertson b. Aug 1871, d. 1901
Relationships1st cousin 2 times removed of Athol Louis Cline
8th cousin 2 times removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
5th cousin 1 time removed of Raymond Leo Garrison
Birth*10 October 1894 Willis was born on 10 October 1894 in Florence, Marion County, Kansas.1 
 He was the son of James Charles Riggs and Rose Lee Robertson
(son) Census19004 June 1900 Hazel and Willis was listed as a son in Charles Riggs's household on the 1900 Census in Fairplay Township, Marion County, Kansas.3 
(son) Census191023 April 1910 Hazel and Willis was listed as a son in Charles Riggs's household on the 1910 Census in Florence, Marion County, Kansas.4 
Census1920*8 January 1920 Willis was listed as an enlisted man on the 1920 Census in Pearl Harbor Naval Station, Oaho, Honolulu, Hawaii Terrirory.5 
Census1930*8 April 1930 Willis was listed on the 1930 Census in Naval Yard Barricks, Vallejo, Solano County, California.6 
Census1940*6 April 1940 Willis was listed as a lodger on the 1940 Census in Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas.7 
Death*21 April 1962 Willis died on 21 April 1962 at age 67.1,2 
Burial* He was buried in Hillcrest Cemetery, Florence, Marion County, Kansas.2,8 

Citations

  1. [S935] World Family Tree Volume 18, tree 1755.
  2. [S120] Gravestones.
  3. [S1967] 1900, Fairplay Township, Marion County, Kansas.
  4. [S1982] 1910, Florence, Doyle Township, Marion County, Kansas.
  5. [S5488] 1920, Honolulu County. Hawaii Territory.
  6. [S5487] 1930, Solano County, California.
  7. [S5485] 1940, Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas.
  8. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.

Winfred Riggs1

F, b. August 1890
Father*Benjamin Albert Riggs b. 12 May 1861, d. 13 Jul 1948
Mother*Anna A Griffith b. May 1864, d. 1929
Relationships1st cousin 2 times removed of Athol Louis Cline
8th cousin 2 times removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
5th cousin 1 time removed of Raymond Leo Garrison
Birth*August 1890 Winfred was born in August 1890 in Kansas.1,2 
 She was the daughter of Benjamin Albert Riggs and Anna A Griffith
Census*1895 Winfred Riggs appeared on the census of 1895 in Fairplay Township, Marion County, Kansas.3 
(daughter) Census190023 June 1900 Vida, Winfred, Christine and Esther was listed as a daughter in Benjamin Albert Riggs's household on the 1900 Census in Precinct 5, Galveston County, Texas.2 
(daughter) Census191015 April 1910 Vida, Winfred, Christine and Esther was listed as a daughter in Benjamin Albert Riggs's household on the 1910 Census in Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas.4 

Citations

  1. [S935] World Family Tree Volume 18, tree 1755.
  2. [S1981] 1900, Precinct No. 5, Galveston County, Texas.
  3. [S2255] 1895.
  4. [S1627] 1910, Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas.

Winifred Riggs1

F
Father*Clarence Edward Riggs1 b. 5 Nov 1895, d. May 1970
Mother*Elgie P (?)1 b. 16 Feb 1897, d. Dec 1981
Relationships3rd cousin of Athol Louis Cline
10th cousin of Ronald Erle Stevens
6th cousin 1 time removed of Raymond Leo Garrison
 Winifred Riggs is the daughter of Clarence Edward Riggs and Elgie P (?)1 

Citations

  1. [S2068] 1930, Burns, Marion County, Kansas.

Zadock Riggs1

M, b. January 1754, d. 23 October 1846
Father*Samuel Riggs1 b. 1728, d. b 13 May 1800
Mother*Elizabeth Thompkins1 b. b 1732
Relationships1st cousin 6 times removed of Athol Louis Cline
4th cousin 6 times removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
Birth*January 1754 Zadock Riggs was born in January 1754 in Morris County, New Jersey.1 
 He was the son of Samuel Riggs and Elizabeth Thompkins.1 
Death*23 October 1846 Zadock Riggs died on 23 October 1846 in Boone County, Missouri, at age 92.1 

Citations

  1. [S1252] World Family Tree Volume 55, tree 2454.

Zadok Riggs1,2,3

M, b. 4 January 1753, d. 23 October 1846
Father*Timothy Riggs b. c 1723, d. 1805
Mother*Sarah Dunkham b. 1723
Relationships4th great-granduncle of Athol Louis Cline
4th cousin 6 times removed of Ronald Erle Stevens
Birth*4 January 1753 Zadok was born on 4 January 1753 in Morris County, New Jersey.1 
 He was the son of Timothy Riggs and Sarah Dunkham
Marriage*say 1773 Zadok Riggs married first Nancy Fleming say 1773. 
Marriage* Zadok Riggs married second Sarah Scott
Census1830*1830 Zadok was listed as the head of a family on the 1830 Census in Rocky Fork Township, Boone County, Missouri.2 
Census1840*1840 Zadok was listed as the head of a family on the 1840 Census in Rocky Fork Township, Boone County, Missouri.3 
Death*23 October 1846 Zadok died on 23 October 1846 in Boone County, Missouri, at age 93.1 

Family 1

Nancy Fleming
Marriage*say 1773 He married first Nancy Fleming say 1773. 

Family 2

Sarah Scott b. s 1755, d. Aug 1846
Marriage* Zadok Riggs married second Sarah Scott

Citations

  1. [S935] World Family Tree Volume 18, tree 1755.
  2. [S699] 1830, Rocky Fork Township, Boone County, Missouri.
  3. [S958] 1840, Rocky Fork Township, Boone County, Missouri.

Zilah Riggs1

F
Father*Brinton Riggs1 b. c 1905
Mother*Dorothy Marie Hammond1
Relationship2nd cousin of Hugh E Riggs
 Zilah Riggs is the daughter of Brinton Riggs and Dorothy Marie Hammond.1 

Citations

  1. [S6324] 1940, Long Lake Township, Grand Traverse County, Michigan.

Zilah B Riggs1

F, b. 12 June 1899, d. 6 October 1991
Father*Fred W Riggs1 b. May 1869
Mother*May M Bush1 b. May 1877
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Hugh E Riggs
Birth*12 June 1899 Zilah B Riggs was born on 12 June 1899 in Michigan.1,2 
 She was the daughter of Fred W Riggs and May M Bush.1 
(daughter) Census19007 June 1900 Hazel, Opal and Zilah was listed as a daughter in Fred W Riggs's household on the 1900 Census in Otisco Township, Ionia County, Michigan.1 
(lodger) Census191018 April 1910 Fred, May, Hazel, Opal, Zilah and Brinton was listed as a lodger on the 1910 Census in Portland, Ionia County, Michigan.3 
Married Name12 November 1914  As of 12 November 1914, her married name was Miller (Riggs).4 
Marriage*12 November 1914 Zilah B Riggs married Vernon Clyde Miller on 12 November 1914 in Portland, Ionia County, Michigan.4 
Milit-Regist*5 June 1917 Vernon Clyde Miller listed Zilah B Riggs as the person that would always know Zilah's address on 5 June 1917 in Eagle Township, Clinton County, Michigan.5 
Census1920*13 January 1920 Zilah was listed as Vernon Clyde Miller's wife on the 1920 Census in Oneida Township, Eaton County, Michigan.6 
Divorce*29 June 1922 Zilah B Riggs and Vernon Clyde Miller were divorced on 29 June 1922 in Ionia, Ionia County, Michigan.2,7 
Married Name Her married name was Deeble (Riggs).8 
Marriage* Zilah B Riggs married John S Deeble.8 
Census1930*25 April 1930 Zilah was listed as John S Deeble's wife on the 1930 Census in Eagle Township, Clinton County, Michigan.8 
Census1940*11 April 1940 Zilah was listed as John S Deeble's wife on the 1940 Census in Grand Ledge, Eaton County, Michigan.9 
(wife) Death13 May 1973 Zilah's husband, John, died on 13 May 1973.2 
Death*6 October 1991 Zilah B Riggs died on 6 October 1991 in Charlotte, Eaton County, Michigan, at age 92.2,10,11 
Burial* She was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Hot Springs, Garland County, Arkansas.2 

Family 1

Vernon Clyde Miller b. 10 Oct 1893, d. 25 Apr 1971
Marriage*12 November 1914 She married Vernon Clyde Miller on 12 November 1914 in Portland, Ionia County, Michigan.4 
Divorce*29 June 1922 Zilah B Riggs and Vernon Clyde Miller were divorced on 29 June 1922 in Ionia, Ionia County, Michigan.2,7 
Child

Family 2

John S Deeble b. 14 Jul 1887, d. 13 May 1973
Marriage* Zilah B Riggs married John S Deeble.8 

Citations

  1. [S2398] 1900, Otisco Township, Ionia County, Michigan.
  2. [S4030] Find a Grave, Find a Grave.
  3. [S3357] 1910, Ionia County, Michigan.
  4. [S4834] Church of Jesus Christ Latter Day Saints, MI, Marriages, 1868-1925.
  5. [S2054] WWI Draft registration cards.
  6. [S5251] 1920, Eaton County, Michigan.
  7. [S7537] Michigan, Divorce Records, 1897-1952.
  8. [S5252] 1930, Clinton County, Missouri.
  9. [S6001] 1940, Eaton County, Michigan.
  10. [S1894] Michigan, Deaths, 1971-1996.
  11. [S810] United States Social Security Administration, US Social Security Death Index.