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We will list all Families, by Earliest Ancestor and Line Leader who wish to be listed. We hope that eventually, all families will be listed on this page. We also hope to eventually locate descendants of each family and to arrange their participation in the DNA project. 

Updated 12/26/2010

 

  • John Biggs b 1606 England d 1694 Elizabeth River, Norfolk Co, VA  m Johannah Sawyer  
    • Johannah "Hannah" b c1638 m 1) Edward Hassell c1676 Lower Norfolk Co, VA Colony m 2) Matthew Casswell - Terry Barton [terry AT bartonsite.org]

**** Paper documentation suggests John Biggs b 1606 could possibly be the ancestor to either Lineage 1 or Lineage 2

 

Biggs - Lineage 1 - B-14 (does not have pedigree posted) 

  • James Biggs b c1707 d 1768 Currituck Co, NC married 1) Sarah Ethridge 2) Bertha Fanshaw 
    •  John Biggs b 1733 Currituck Co, NC d Nov 1789 Edgecombe Co, NC m Bethia Ludgall        
      • James Biggs b 1776 Currituck Co, NC  - B-7- Johnie D Lane [janettodd AT aol.com]
      • William Biggs
      • Tully Biggs
        •  James Biggs d 1848
          • William M Biggs d 1915 MS
            • Joseph Wiggins Biggs d 1921 TX - B-21- Charles C Biggs [charlescbiggs AT aim.com]
      • Sarah Biggs b 1783 Edgecombe Co, NC m William Padon
      • Lovisa Biggs
      • Elizabeth Biggs
      • Nancy Biggs
    • James Biggs b c1740 Currituck Co, NC, d  Robeson Co, NC c1825 - B-1 - Fletcher Biggs [f_biggs AT bellsouth.net],
      • Mitchell Biggs b c1770 Robeson Co, NC
        • Daniel Archibald Biggs
          • John Winfrey Biggs
            • John Monroe Biggs
              • John Wesley Biggs - B-5 - Harold Biggs [h_biggs AT bellsouth.net]
    • Elizabeth Biggs b 1741 Currituck Co, NC m Leggett
    • Eleanor Biggs
    • William Biggs d c1767 Currituck Co, NC
    • Robert Biggs b c1755 Currituck Co, NC d 1822 Warren Co, TN
      • Unknown Biggs b c1774-1790 m Nancy b 1782 NC
      • Benjamin Biggs b c1780-1790 d c1846 Shelby Co, TN 
      • Elizabeth b 1786 NC m Moses Bennett
      • Bennett Biggs b c1794 Halifax Co, NC d 1849 Fayette Co, IL m Elizabeth Hawkins,
      • Dennis Biggs b c1794 Halifax Co, NC d aft 1860 Calaveras Co, CA m Louisa Riley
      • Elias Biggs b 1795 Halifax Co, NC d 1856 DeSoto Co, MS m Margaret Guest 
        • Benjamin Biggs b c1822 Marshall Co, AL d c1880 Drew Co, AR
          • William C Biggs b 1847 Madison Co, AL d 1925 Scott Co, AR m Ann Milton Thacker
            • Samuel Bud Biggs b 1880 Drew Co, AR d 1949 Yell Co, AR m 1) Katherine Ruthloff  2) Abbie McElroy Brandon- B-8 - Dan Biggs [BIGGSIdahoFalls AT aol.com]
    • Caleb Biggs
    • Davis Biggs b 1763
    • Amariah Biggs b c1766

 

Biggs - Lineage 2 - Traditionally, Joseph Biggs Sr. has been included in the family group of Lineage 1.  This has been based on locality among other factors.  However, recent DNA samples from 2 descendants of Joseph Biggs, Sr indicate that Joseph is not related to Lineage I  . 

  • Joseph Biggs, Sr b 1726 Norfolk Co, VA d 1798 Martin Co, NC m Margaret Eastwood - B-19 - Rod Kovell [rkovell AT me.com]
    • Kedar Biggs b 1749 Norfolk Co, VA 
      • Asa Biggs b 1788 Martin Co, NC
        • Benjamin Franklin Biggs b 1818 Stewart Co, TN
          • Robert Alexander Biggs b 1849 Rusk Co, TX
            • Riley Benton Biggs b 1874 Collin Co, TX - B-20 - Bobby Dan Biggs [lydiabiggs AT comcast.net]
      • William Biggs b 1779 Martin Co, NC
        • William W. Biggs b 1817 Martin Co, NC
          • Asa Robertson Biggs b 1842 Martin Co, NC
            • William Robertson Biggs b 1874 Dyer Co, TN
              • Harry Dennis Biggs b 1902 Dyer Co, TN - B-23 - Edward Dennis Biggs [its_edw AT yahoo.com]
    • James Biggs b 1753 Martin Co, NC 
    • Mourning Biggs b 1755 Martin Co, NC 
    • William Biggs b 1756 NC 
    • Sarah/Sally Biggs b 1758 Martin Co, NC 
    • Joseph Biggs, Jr b 1766 Martin Co, NC m 1) Elizabeth Gregory 2) Ann Phillips 3) Chloe Daniel
      • Daniel Biggs b 1787 Martin Co, NC d 1834 NC *** child with Ann Phillips 
        • Malotha B. Biggs b 1815 Martin Co, NC 
          • Richard Asa Biggs b 1846 Weakley Co, TN 
            • Daniel Asa Biggs b 1872 Dunklin Co, MO - B-13 - Tommy Biggs [tommybiggs1 AT verizon.net]

 

Biggs - Lineage 3 

  • John Henry Biggs b c1820 TN d 1895 Taylor Co, KY m 1) Elizabeth Dixon m 2) Nancy Jane Breeding  
    • Nancy Ann Biggs b 1842 Blount Co, TN m Unknown Johnston m 2) John Hilton Breeding
    • John L Biggs b c1857 KY
    • Ruth E Biggs b c1859 KY
    • Joseph E Biggs b c1864 KY
    • James H Biggs b c1866 KY
    • William Biggs b c1868 KY
    • Henry Biggs b 1871 Larue Co, KY
    • Clifford S Biggs b c1873 d 1924 Taylor Co, KY m Elizabeth Ferris - B-10 - Michael Edward Biggs [Mike.Biggs AT chevron.com]
      • Tippie b c1906 KY
      • Dollie b c1908 KY
      • Clifton S b 1915 Taylor Co, KY
      • Charles E b 1918 Taylor Co, KY
    • Butler Biggs b 1877 Taylor Co, KY

 

  • John Biggs b c1770 PA d 1831 Allegheny Co, Pa m Mary
    •     Alexander Biggs b c1801 PA d 1853 Meigs Co, OH m Susanah Nangle
      • William Biggs b 1832 McKeesport PA d 1904 Rio Grande Co, CO
      • Aaron A. Biggs b 1836 Meigs Co, OH d 1904 Meigs Co, OH m Sarah E. Sibert
        • William Elmer Biggs b 1861 Meigs Co, OH
          • William Albert Biggs b 1882 Meigs Co, OH 
          • John Sherman Biggs b 1884 Meigs Co, OH
          • Benjamin Harrison Biggs b 1888 Meigs Co, OH
          • Emery Biggs b 1891 Meigs Co, OH
          • Oscar Milton Biggs b 1893 Meigs Co, OH
        • Arza Dias Biggs b 1859 Meigs Co, OH
          • James Arthur Biggs b 1880 Meigs Co, OH
          • Alban Biggs b 1883 Meigs Co, OH
          • Charles Milo Biggs b 1885 Meigs Co, OH
          • Arza Louis Biggs b 1890 Meigs Co, OH
        • Jacob Abner Biggs b 1868 Meigs Co, OH
      • John Jordan Biggs b 1837 Tupper Plains, OH d 1912 Lincoln Co, KS m Mary Ann Stokes
        • John William Biggs b 1866 Cass Co, IL
          • John Philip Biggs b 1893 KS
          • Doyle Arthur Biggs b 1895 Lincoln Co, KS
          • Roscoe Reginald Biggs b 1903, KS - Sample tested at Ancestry.com - Brent Biggs [brent.m.biggs AT gmail.com]
        • Charles R. Biggs b 1868 Cass Co, IL
        • George N. Biggs b 1871 Cass Co, IL 
        • Thomas Aubrey Biggs b 1881 Lincoln Co, KS
      • Alexander Thadeus Biggs b 1843 Tuppers Plains, OH d 1913 Lane Co, KS m Emily Jane Cornell
        • Guy Cornell Biggs b 1870 Meigs Co, OH
          • Harold Leland Biggs b 1894 Russell Co, KS
          • Charles Roy Biggs b 1897 Russell Co, KS
          • William Chester Biggs b 1909 Lane Co, KS
        • Alexander Roy Biggs b 1878 Lincoln Co, KS
          • Raymond Benjamin Biggs b 1908 Lane Co, KS
          • Ralph Cecil Biggs b 1914 KS

 

Biggs - Unassigned Lineages

  • Jeremiah Biggs m Abigail Smith Cumberland Co, NJ c1762
    • Amy Biggs b 1767
    • Eleazer Biggs
    • Hannah Biggs b 1765
    • John Biggs
    • Rachel Biggs b 1763
    • Jeremiah Biggs b 1769
    • William Biggs b 1771
    • Aaron Biggs b 1773
    • Noah Biggs, b 1775 NJ d 1883 Knox Co, OH m Mary
      • Davis Biggs b Monongalia County, (West) VA
      • Eleazer Biggs b 1802
      • Ephraim Biggs b 1805
      • Noah Biggs, Jr b 1808
      • Jeremiah Biggs, b 1810, m Emily Martin Knox County OH
        • John Douglas Biggs, b 1835 OH, d 1926 Canon City CO, m Elizabeth Hunter
          • Edgar Biggs b 1859
          • Clinton Arthur Biggs, b 1861, d 1930, m Frances Bowlby
            • Arthur Biggs b 1887
            • Sara Edna Biggs b 1889
            • James Biggs b 1891
            • Clyde Biggs b 1893
          • Hattie Biggs b 1865
          • Sylvia Biggs b 1869
          • Nona Biggs b 1869
        • Samuel Biggs b 1840
        • Mary Biggs b 1842
        • Amanda Biggs b 1844
        • Noah Biggs b 1847
        • Joseph Biggs b 1838
      • Rezin Biggs b 1812
      • Joseph Biggs b 1817 - B-6 - JD Biggs [jbiggs6780 AT aol.com]

 

 

  • Levi Biggs b 1786 MD m Maria Smallwood 1821 Washington, DC - B-2 - Jennifer Huckaba [jennihuckaba AT comcast.net], Cherry Kinnunen [NKinn48358 AT aol.com]
    • Chloe Biggs m Peter Goodyear
    • Louisa Biggs m William King
    • John W Biggs, b 1834, m Isabelle Johnson
    • William T. Biggs, b Oct 1837 DC, m Alice Kershaw
      • John William Ellsworth Biggs, b 1861, m1) Rosa Bennett, m 2) Barbara T. Hornig
        • Mary Louise Biggs, b 1902

 

 

  • Josiah C. Biggs b c1821 Lincoln Co, TN d 1868 Madison Co, AL m Nancy Redfearn  
    • John Andy Biggs b 1844 Sumner, TN d 1917 Adairville, KY m Eliza Anne Cook
      • Robert S. Biggs b 1871 TN d 1929 Adairville, KY m Lela Beaty
        • Robert Lee Biggs b 1897 TX d 1950 - B-3 - Gregory Biggs [gbiggs007 AT yahoo.com]

 

 

  • Allen T. Biggs b c1810 d 1861 Kenton Co, KY m Mary Ann Hess - B-11 - William F Biggs [samosley13 AT gmail.com]
    • Adaline Biggs b 1835 d 1914
    • Anna Mariah Biggs b 1837 d 1934
    • George Washington Biggs b 1839 d 1923
    • Rebecca Biggs b 1842 d 1932
    • Mortimer Lafayette Biggs b 1843 d 1865
    • Rosabella Biggs b c1845 d 1897
    • Andrew Jackson Biggs b 1850 d 1930
    • Mary Allen Biggs b 1852 d 1934
    • Jesse Thomas Biggs b 1854 d 1909
    • William Henry Biggs b c1857 d c1870

 

 

  • John Brooks b c1690 d c1766 England - B-4 - James D Biggars [bbiggers AT avsia.com]

 

 

  • John Biggs, Sr b c1730 d c1793 Amherst Co, VA 
    • John Biggs, Jr b 1751 d Jan 1827 Giles Co, VA m Mary LNU
      • John Biggs, III b c1778 Amherst Co, VA d aft 1840 Botetourt, VA m???Polly Allen
      • Elizabeth "Betsy" Biggs b c1780 Amherst Co, VA d OH m John Hacket(t)
      • William Biggs b bef 1781 d bef 1812 Amherst Co, VA m Elizabeth Caldwell
      • James Biggs b c1786 Botetourt Co, VA d bef 1870 Miami Co, IN m Elizabeth Price
      • Moses A. Biggs Sr. b 1792 Botetourt Co, VA d 1848 MO m Elizabeth Surface
      • Lydia Biggs b 1795 Botetourt Co, VA d 1875 Gallia Co, OH m Nathaniel Mart(t)
      • Thomas Biggs b 1798 Botetourt Co, VA d 1868 Monroe Co, WV m 1) Juda Susan Campbell m 2) Elizabeth Fillinger
        • Delilah
        • Melvine
        • Sally
        • Augustus Chapman b 1829 Giles Co, VA d 1921 Monroe Co, WV m (1 Lydia Melissa Broyles m (2 Delilah Ballard 
          • Elizabeth Susan
          • James Henry b 1856 Monroe Co, WV d 1935 Summers, WV m Sarah Catherine McGhee- B-15 - Sarah Shingleton [sarah AT sarahshingleton.com]
          • Mary Ann
          • John Lee
          • George Washington
          • Charles William
        • Cilistine Biggs b 1831 Giles Co, VA
        • Charles William Biggs b 1833 Giles Co, VA
        • Miles H. Biggs b 1835 Monroe Co, VA
        • Wilson Riley Biggs b 1837 Monroe Co, VA
        • Thomas Biggs b 1838 Monroe Co, VA
        • Harriett Elizabeth Biggs b c 1845 Monroe Co, VA d
    • Daughter Biggs b c 1750 Amherst Co, VA
    • Edward Biggs (possibly) b c1750
    • Mark Biggs b c1769 Amherst Co, VA
    • Thomas Biggs b c1770 Amherst Co, VA

 

 

  • William Biggs b abt 1750 Monongalia Co, VA m Margit Unknown
    • Mary Biggs (Brandon)
    • Sarah Leah Biggs ( Soverns)
    • Rachel Biggs (Crane)
    • Catherine Biggs (Soverns)
    • John Biggs
    • William Biggs (Markley)
    • Margaret Biggs
    • James Biggs
    • Jenny Biggs
    • Betsy Biggs
    • Hannah Biggs
    • Thomas Biggs
    • Joseph Biggs, b 1787, m Fannie Smith Hebb
      • William L Biggs, b 4-10-1810, m1 Catherine Lipscomb m2 Elizabeth ?
        • Jacob Moon Biggs, b 5-10-1834 Allegany Co, MD m 1) Ann Amelia Rinehart m 2) Maria Kight  
          • Elias Elmer Biggs
          • Hester Catherine Biggs
          • Henry Wright Biggs
          • Margaret Susan Biggs
          • William Jemmison Biggs
          • George McClelland Biggs- B-16 - Maryland Henning [imaryland AT juno.com]
          • Charles Shannon Biggs
          • Lily May Biggs
          • Jacob Lawson Biggs
        • Ambrose Lipscomb
        • Winifired Mardis
        • Joseph Harrision
        • Gordon Upton
        • Sarah E.
        • Alcinda Jane
        • Emma Caroline
      • Middleton Biggs
      • Upton F. Biggs
      • Margaret Biggs (Smith)
      • Nancy Biggs
      • Elizabeth Biggs
      • Odelia Biggs
      • Ambrose Biggs
      • Joseph Biggs
    • Becky Biggs

 

 

  • John Biggs, Sr b c1639 ? Worchestershire, Eng d 1707 Ulster Co, NY m Mary Hall - Results found on YSearch  *** Is a 11/12 match with B-16, not enough at this time to establish a lineage
    • John Biggs, Jr b 1687 Ulster Co, NY d1761 Frederick Co, MD m Eva Brink (or Dolderbrink) - Marry Morris [marytmorris AT yahoo.com]
      • John Biggs, III b 1710 (or 1718)
      • Hendrikjen Biggs b 1712 d 1712
      • Elizabeth Biggs b 1713 m Daniel Pittenger
      • Hendrikjen Biggs b 1716
      • Benjamin Biggs b 1718 d 1718
      • Mary Biggs b 1723 d 1777 Bedford Co, PA m Joseph Doddridge
      • Benjamin Biggs, Sr b 1723 d 1782 West Liberty, WV m Henrietta Munday
        • Prudence Drusilla Biggs b c1740
        • Catherine Biggs b c1745
        • William Biggs b1755 Frederick Co, MD d 1827 Marion Co, IL
        • "Captain" John Biggs b 1751 d 1782 - killed by Indians m Abigail Brown
        • Henry Biggs
        • "General" Benjamin Biggs, Jr d 1823 West Liberty, WV m Priscilla Metcalf
        • George Biggs
        • Thomas Biggs d 1792 - killed by Indians
        • Joseph Biggs
        • Zachariah s Biggs m Susanna Teter
        • Mary Biggs
      • William Biggs b 1725 d1803 Frederick Co, MD m Amy LNU
        • William Biggs b 1754 Frederick Co, MD
        • John Biggs b 1758 Frederick Co, MD m Pricilla Wilson
        • Benjamin Biggs b 1760 d 1819 Frederick Co, MD m Elizabeth Ohler
        • Jacob Biggs b c1760 m Cristina Borgham
        • Frederick Biggs b 1766 d 1840 Frederick Co, MD m Mary Wilson
          • Joseph Wilson Biggs b 1799 d 1871 Frederick Co, MD m Julianne Orr
            • Arminius Augustus Biggs b 1831 d 1884
        • Catherine Biggs b 1769 Frederick Co, MD m Jacob Cookerly
        • Joseph Biggs b 1772 Frederick Co, MD
      • Catherine Biggs b 1727 m 1-Joseph Wood 2-Jacob Julian
    • Mary Biggs b 1694 Ulster Co, NY
    • Sarah (Zara) Biggs b 1699 Ulster Co, NY
    • Elisabeth Biggs b 1702 Ulster Co, NY m Benjamin Alger

 

 

  • David Biggs b 1777 NC d c1865 Laclede Co, MO m Francis LNU (probably a Manning)
    • Hardy Biggs b 1815 TN m 1) Unknown m 2) Elizabeth Tilley
      • Andrew Allen Biggs b 1834 TN d 1924 m 1) Betsie Dunkin 2) Catharine Jane Rector 3) Sally Beasley 4) Mary Etta Mustain
        • James Wesley Biggs b 1857 
        • William Allen Andrew Biggs b 1858
        • Martin Luther Biggs b 1859
        • Charles Lafette Biggs b 1865
        • Rosa Belle Biggs b 1868
        • Hardie Biggs b 1870 d 1956 m Sarah Jane Pruitt
          • Annie Katherine Biggs b 1898
          • Charlie Franklin Biggs b 1900
          • Tom Lee Biggs b 1903
          • James Robert Biggs b 1905
          • Allen Ezikel b 1908
          • Hardie Lester "Boy" Biggs b 1911
          • John David Biggs b 1913
          • Beulah Biggs b 1917
          • Edgar Biggs b 1921 - B-17 - Ralph Biggs [rabiggs4243 AT sbcglobal.net]
        • Annie Jane Biggs b 1872
        • Elbert Riley Biggs b 1877
        • Harmon Biggs b 1878
        • Synthia Biggs b1878
        • Edward Biggs b 1897
        • Sampson Biggs b 1900
        • Johnie Biggs b 1915
      • Seaton A. Biggs b c1834
      • Leauria Biggs b 1836
      • Hardy L. Biggs b 1839
      • Mandy Biggs b 1841
      • Bashaby E. "Betsy" Biggs b 1843
      • David S. Biggs b 1834
      • William S. Biggs b 1845
      • Albert Biggs b 1848 Laclede Co, MO
      • Mary Jane Biggs b 1850 Laclede Co, MO
      • Catherine Biggs b 1858 Laclede Co, MO
      • Lottie A. Biggs b 1858 Laclede Co, MO
      • Marshall Linden Biggs b 1861 Laclede Co, MO
      • Calvin A. "Kall" Biggs b 1866 Laclede Co, MO

       

Biggs - Lineages without DNA Testing

 

  • Henry Biggs emig. Germany to VA - AnnieOldBones [AnniesOldBones AT aol.com]
    • Ira Biggs b 1794 d 1867 Porter Co, IN m Nancy Lee Zane
      • Asa Biggs b 1822 Porter Co, IN d 1907 Porter Co IN
        • William T. Biggs b 1853 Porter Co, IN d c1920 Porter Co, IN
          • Ulysses S. Biggs b 1877 Porter Co, IN d 1951 Monon, IN

 

 

  • Joseph Henry Biggs m Mary C. Benson - Liz J48 [chadgjohnson AT tx.rr.com]
    • James Thomas b 1867
    • Eleanor Jane Biggs b 7 July 1868 MD, d 13 March 1974 m William J. Bryson
    • Henry Archer b 1871
    • Howard Pierce b 1897

 

 

  • Jonathon Biggs b c1778 Warwick, England d 1846 Kent, England - Cliff Sheets [cliff.sheets AT apachecorp.com]
    • Thomas Biggs b 1815 Inverness, Scotland d 1886 Utah Co, UT
      • Thomas Piercy Biggs b 1859 Provo, UT d 1903 Maricopa Co, AZ
        • Wilford Biggs b 1892 Maricopa Co, AZ d 1949 Maricopa Co, AZ

 

 

  • Elijah Henry Biggs, Sr b c1796 MD - Paul Biggs [plbiggsii AT yahoo.com]
    • Andrew Jackson Biggs
      • Lewis Augustus Biggs
    • Elijah Henry Biggs, Jr

 

 

  • Dr. Reuben Biggs b 03 April 1803 m Katherine Grubb--Lawrence Co, KY - Keevin Biggs [bless AT rtccom.net]
    • James Harvey Biggs b c1830 (Harve) m Martha Jane Belcher (Jane)--
      • Reuben Biggs b 1860, m Laura Ellen Lucas--Carter Co, KY
        • George Biggs b 1888 Carter Co, KY m Myra Mabel Henson, Knox Co, IN

 

 

  • William Biggs - Pam Cooper [cygne1 AT comcast.net]
    • Richard Biggs b c1800 d c1890 Wiltshire, England
      • Esau Biggs b 1849 Gloucester, England d 1892 Fayette Co, WV
        • Joseph Biggs b 1873 Durham, England d 1948 Cleveland, OH

 

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