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I am a Newfoundland Biggin with James Biggin b.1802 settled Daniel's Hr., Newfoundland 1830. He came from Somerset, England. I am in the process of putting together our family tree and can trace to 1802 but not further back. It's interesting to see where the Biggins have settled! sharon.biggin@nf.sympatico.ca

1824 F. R. Begin AKA Joseph Bagin, a private of the Embovud Milita, is granted a lot in the township of Lingwick. Lower Canada Land Grants pp 999-1000

1825 John Biggin, later of 8th Street, Boston, MA., Suffolk Co., is born in Ireland. 1880 Federal Census of Mass. Vol 29, ED 696, Sheet 25, Line 19.

1830 Thomas Biggin, residence in Caraslattery, Baroney of Kilmain, Co. Mayo, voted for John Browne and Denis Browne in Parliamentary Elections. Dolores Hughes and Mary Maloney (Janet Ruddy)

1831 Thomas Biggin, residence in Caraslattery, Baroney of Kilmain, Co. Mayo, voted for John Browne and Denis Browne in Parliamentary Elections. Dolores Hughes and Mary Maloney

Dec.18,1831 James Begin died at Mahone Bay. The Arcadian Recorder.

1832 Julia, later to marry John Biggin of 8th Street, Boston, Ma., is born in Mass 1880 Federal Census of Mass. Vol 29, ED 696, Sheet 25, Line 19.

1837 Charles Begin, later living at 14 4th St. in Fall River, MA. with his wife Selenor, is born in Canada, 1880 census of Mass, Vol 4, ED93, sheet 1, line 38, Soundex B-250.

1840 Patrick Biggin, later of Franklin St., Cambridge, MA, is born in Ireland.1880 Federal Census of Mass. Vol. 19, ED444, Sheet 22, Line 21.

1842 Mary, later to marry Patrick Biggin of Franklin St, Cambridge Ma, is born in Ireland. 1880 Federal Census of Mass. Vol. 19, ED444, Sheet 22, Line 21.

April 5,1855 Frances Begin is born to Frances and Anna Begin of Hanson, Ma. He is a laborer and both are from Ireland. Ma births 91-282

1858 "Owen Biggin laborer h. 12 Fabin". Boston City Dir.

1858 "John Biggin laborer h. 453 Harrison Ave". Boston City Dir.

1858 Mrs. Alice Barbara Begin is born. NS25-23. The Atlantic Canadians 100-1900.

July 31,1858 “Of James Connor (otherwise Biggins), of parish Shrule [co. Mayo], who when last heard from, was in England, about 2 years ago. Information of him will be thankfully received by his friend, Catherine McGruff, care of Mr. P.C. Hall, Medford, MAss.” The Search For Missing Friends.

1859 "Owen Biggin laborer h 453 Harrison Av". Boston City Dir.

Feb.26,1859 “Of James Biggins and family of parish Cloongoaly, county Mayo, who came to this country about 14 years ago. Any information will be thankfully received by his nephew, thomas biggins, No 108, 23rd St., between l and M streets, Washington, DC.” The Search For Missing Friends

1860 "Owen Biggin laborer h 12 Fabin". Boston City Dir.

1860 "John Biggin laborer h Goddard near D". Boston City Dir.

1861 Isabella Begin is born to Charles and Selenor Begin in Canada. 1880 census of Mass, Vol 4, ED93, sheet 1, line 38, Soundex B-250.

July 21,1860 “Of James Beggin, a native of townland Kinturk, parish Newtown [co. Fermanagh], who served 12 years in the English army in the East Indies, wrote from Liverpool on the 16th of Feb. last, stating that he would sail next day in the ship Orant, for America, and has not been heard of since. Any information will be thankfully received by his wife, Elizabeth, Independance, Missouri.” The Search For Missing Friends.

March 24,1861 James Biggin of Goddard St. Boston, Ma dies at 1 day old of infantile, no physician. His parents were John and Julia, both born in Boston. Vol. 149 Page 39, Mass Index to Deaths F-63, M3

1862 Annie Biggin is born to John and Julia Beggin of 8th Street Boston, MA 1880 Federal Census of Mass. Vol 29, ED 696, Sheet 25, Line 19.

1863 Phoebe Begin is born to Charles and Selenor Begin in Canada. 1880 census of Mass, Vol 4, ED93, sheet 1, line 38, Soundex B-250.

1864 Mass vital records lists the birth of Margaret Begin of Holyoke, Ma. 169-15

1864 Mary F. is born to Patrick and Mary Biggin of Franklin St. Cambridge, Middlesex Co., Ma. 1880 Federal Census of Mass. Vol. 19, ED444, Sheet 22, Line 21.

Nov.24,1864 Timothy Begin, age 24 of Cambridge, a laborer born in Ireland, wed Margaret Joy age 28 of Cambridge, His parents were Patrick and Bridget Begin, her parents were Thomas P. and Julia Joy. By M. P. Daugherty, Pastor of St. Peter's Church. Mass Marriages F63 M3

 1865 Margaret T. Biggin is born to Patrick and Mary Biggin of Franklin St. Cambridge, Middlesex Co., Ma. 1880 Federal Census of Mass. Vol. 19, ED444, Sheet 22, Line 21.

1865 Sarah Begin is born to Charles and Selenor Begin in Mass. 1880 census of Mass, Vol 4, ED93, sheet 1, line 38, Soundex B-250.

Oct.19,1865 Patrick Begin, born to Owen Begin and Rosey Clerkin at Tullyvin, Co. Cavan, Ireland. 1984 IGI.

 Aug.11,1866 Margaret Begin is born to Patrick and Mary Begin of Cambridge, Ma. Patrick is a currier and both are from Ireland. Ma vital rec. births, vol.187 page 123.

1867 Ann Marie Begin is born in Lun. Co. Nova Scotia Volume 89, page 593.

1867 Gearge Henry Begin is born in Lun. Co. Nova Scotia Volume 91, page 650.

1868 Johanna Begin is born to Charles and Selenor Begin in RI. 1880 census of Mass, Vol 4, ED93, sheet 1, line 38, Soundex B-250.

1869 Bridget F. Biggin is born to Patrick and Mary Biggin of Franklin St. Cambridge, Middlesex Co., Ma. 1880 Federal Census of Mass. Vol. 19, ED444, Sheet 22, Line 21.

March 8,1869 Bridget Delia Began is born to Patrick and Mary Begin of Cambridge Ma. He is a currier and both are from Ireland. Ma vital rec., births 1866-1870, vol. 215, page 114.

1871 Napoline Charles Alphonse Begin is born in Richmond Co. Nova Scotia. Volume 127, Page 231.

1871 Benjamin Begin, a sailmaker, was living in Mahone Bay, Lunenberg Township. NS4-162. The Atlantic Canadians 1600-1900.

 1872 Ellie L. Begin is born in Lun. Co. Nova Scotia. Volume 210, page 172.

1872 Emma Begin is born to Charles and Selenor Begin in Mass. 1880 census of Mass, Vol 4, ED93, sheet 1, line 38, Soundex B-250.

 Dec.1873 The birth of William Begin later recorded in the Census of June 1900>	William Begin, born Dec. 1873 in Canada [eng] is recorded living as a border at the home of Francis Costin in Boston. 1900 Federal Census of Mass. Soundex Index

1874 John Fredrick Gearge Begin is born in Richmond Co. Nova Scotia. Volume 184, page 9.

 1874 Susan E. Begin is born in Lun. Co. Nova Scotia Volume 311, page 183.

1874 Patrick J. Biggin is born to Patrick and Mary Biggin of Franklin St. Cambridge, Middlesex Co., Ma. 1880 Federal Census of Mass. Vol. 19, ED444, Sheet 22, Line 21.

1874 John Fredrick Gearge Begin is born in Richmond Co. Nova Scotia. Volume 184, page 9.

1874 Susan E. Begin is born in Lun. Co. Nova Scotia Volume 311, page 183.

Jan.1,1874 Robert Biggin from Springfield, a printer born in Glassgow, Scotland to James and Margaret Beggin, wed Jane Murray of Holyoke, born in Glassgow, Scotland to William and Margaret Murray . By Rev. J. R. L. Trask. Mass Marriages F63 M.

1877 Alice Biggin is born to John and Julia Beggin of 8th Street Boston, MA 1880 Fedewral Census of Mass. Vol 29, ED 696, Sheet 25, Line 19.

1877 Mary Jane Begin of Fall River marries. Mass Marriages F63-M3 vol289 page 91.

1877 Mass vital records lists the birth of John M. Beigen of New Bedford, Ma. 286-133

Aug.3,1877 John Biggins (sic) and Mary McKenna sponsor the baptism of Elizabeth Ellen McInnis, born July 27th , to Angus McInnis and Rose McKenna at St. Dunstan's Cathedral in Charlottetown. PP Stephan Phalen. Page 70, reel 2.

1878 John E. Biggin is born to Patrick and Mary Biggin of Franklin St. Cambridge, Middlesex Co., Ma. 1880 Federal Census of Mass. Vol. 19, ED444, Sheet 22, Line 21.

1880 Patrick Biggin,age 40, born in Ireland is recorded living on Franklin St. Cambridge, Middlesex Co. MA with his family; Mary, wife, age 38, born in Ireland; children all born in Ma; Mary F. age 16; Margaret T. age 15, Bridget F. age 11; Patrick J. age 6; and John E. age 2. 1880 Federal Census of Mass. Vol. 19, ED444, Sheet 22, Line 21.

 1884 Mass vital records lists the birth of Mary A. Begen of Lawrence Ma. 349-272

1885 Frederick E. Begin is born. NS25-53. The Atlantic Canadians 1600-1900.

 1888 Helen M. Begin, is born. NS25-61. The Atlantic Canadians 1600-1900.

1890 Mass vital records lists the birth of Louisa A Begin of Chicoppe Ma. 403-465

1890 Mass vital records lists the birth of a female Begin born in Acton, Ma. 404-43

1890 Mass vital records lists the birth of Lena Begen of Lowell, Ma. 404-187

 1890 Mass vital records lists the birth of Jennette A. Beigin of Chelsea Ma. 405-31

1891 Mass vital records lists the birth of Mary Begin of Worcester Ma. 414-573

1891 Begin is in the Surname Index to the 1891 census of Lunnenburg Co, sub-district B-2 Poll District Blockhouse page 48. subdistrict B-8 Poll district Blockhouse 13-25-34. CS88-N64 5823

 1892 Mass vital records lists the birth of Marie A. Begin of Ipswhich, Ma. 421-375

1892 Mass vital records lists the birth of Cyrille A. Begin of Lowell, Ma. 422-192

 1892 Mass vital records lists the birth of Annie Begin of Athol Ma. 423-389

1892 Mass vital records lists the birth of Edwin Begin of Northbridge, Ma. 423-502

1893 Mass vital records lists the birth of Gideon Begin of Ipswich Ma. 430-392

 1893 Edgar Begin of Lawrence, Ma is recorded in Mass vital records of births. 430-400

 1893 Mass vital records lists the birth of Florence Eider Beggin of Dracut, Ma. 431-155

1894 Mass vital records lists the birth of Donella Begin of Lawrence, Ma. 439-419

 1894 Mass vital records lists the birth of John Wilfred Begin of Dracut, Ma. 440-155

1894 Mass vital records lists the birth of Jean B. Begin of Lowell < Ma. 440-251

1894 Anna Maria Begin of Braintree marries. Mass Vital Records, Index to Marriages Vol.443, Page 409.

1894 Aurella C. Begin of Ipswich Marries. Mass Vital Records, Index to Marriages Vol.442, Page 347

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