Seth Rigby

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ChartsAncestors of Jennie Luene Logan
Seth Rigby, son of Daniel Rigby and Abigail Baker, was born at Shenandoah Valley, Pennsylvania, 1800.1 He died at Penn, Jay Co., Indiana, in 1849, and was buried at West Grove Cemetery, Penn, Jay Co., Indiana.2

Seth married Delilah Gilbert, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), at Columbiana Co., Ohio, 22 July 1824.3,4


Delilah Gilbert
  • Sarah Rigby5,6 b. 1824
  • Harriet Rigby+7,6 b. 1827, d. 26 Jun 1859
  • Aaron B. Rigby2,6 b. 11 Apr 1832, d. 12 Apr 1879
  • Hannah Rigby2,6 b. 1834, d. 1915
  • Baker A. Rigby2,6 b. 11 Apr 1837
  • Matilda Ann Rigby7,6 b. 28 Jan 1840


  1. [S457] United States Census for 1850 [Seventh Census of the United States], Penn Township, Jay County, Indiana, population schedule, sheet 340, dwelling 74, family 74, Seth Rigbey household, age 50, born in Indiana[sic], a farmer with $1000 in real estate, digital image, (; original data: NARA micropublication M432, 1009 rolls, roll #153.
  2. [S1140] Jay County, online,, accessed April 2008. Hereinafter cited as Jay County.
  3. [S1149] Carol Willsey Bell, Columbiana County, Ohio, Marriages, 1800-1870: And Other Evidence of Marriages (Youngstown, Ohio: Bell Books, 1990), 242, further cited as Bell, Columbiana Marriages.
  4. [S23] M. W. Montgomery, History of Jay County (Chicago, Illinois: Church, Goodman & Cushing, 1864), 406, further cited as Montgomery, Jay County.
  5. [S457] US Census for 1850, Penn Township, Jay County, Indiana, pop. sch., sheet 340, dwelling 74, family 74, Seth Rigbey hshld, age 25, born in Ohio.
  6. [S1148] Jay County Courthouse, Portland, Indiana, Partition record, 1850-1872, 1:111-112, FHL microfilm 1750183, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, further cited as Jay Co. Partition Records.
  7. [S1140] Jay County, online ,