John Prescott Bigelow (1797 - 1872)

John was born on August 25, 1797 in Groton, Massachusetts. His father's name was Timothy Bigelow.

In 1849, elected to be the Twelfth Mayor of Boston.

John passed away on July 4, 1872. He was laid to rest in the Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Massachusetts.



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  • Mayors of Boston 1914
  • pg. 21
  • Find-A-Grave
  • (2003-05-27): pg. 7500107

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