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 b. abt. 1804
  • 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 Rigby2,6,8 b. 18 Aug 1834, d. 8 Jul 1915
  • Baker Aaron Rigby2,6,9 b. 11 Apr 1837, d. 25 Aug 1914
  • Matilda Ann Rigby7,6,10 b. 28 Jan 1840, d. 23 Apr 1919
This person was last edited on4 May 2020


  1. [S457], 1850 United States Census [on-line database and images] (, Penn Township, Jay Co., 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; original data: NARA micropublication M432, Seventh Census of the United States, 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] 1850 United States Census, Penn Township, Jay Co., 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, further cited as Jay Co. Partition Records.
  7. [S1140] Jay County, online ,
  8. [S1025] Hanna Williams, Death Certificates, File No. 88 (1915), Indiana State Department of Health, Indianapolis, Indiana.
  9. [S1025] Baker Aaron Rigby, Death Certificates.
  10. [S1025] Matilda Ann Gray, Death Certificates.