Capt. Elisha Riggs

Capt. Elisha Riggs

Male 1742 - 1777  (34 years)

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  • Name Elisha Riggs 
    Title Capt. 
    Born 4 Oct 1742  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Jun 1777  [2, 3
    Person ID I6865  mytree
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2018 

    Father John Riggs,   b. 13 Dec 1687, Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1762, Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Davis,   b. 9 Jan 1702, Davidsonville, Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1768, Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 16 Jan 1721  St Anne's Church, Annapolis, Anne Arundel, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F2779  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Delilah Holland 
    Married Between 1763 and 1772 
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2018 
    Family ID F2777  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Carolina Welsh,   b. Abt 1755,   d. Feb 1788  (Age ~ 33 years) 
    Married Between 1771 and 1772 
    Children 
     1. Ann Riggs,   b. 1772  [natural]
     2. John Hammond Riggs,   b. 5 Mar 1773  [natural]
     3. James Riggs,   b. 14 Jan 1775, Hagerstown, Washington, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1861, Barnesville, Belmont, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [natural]
    +4. Mary Hammond Riggs,   b. 23 May 1776,   d. 10 May 1829  (Age 52 years)  [natural]
     5. Sarah Riggs,   b. Aft 17 May 1777,   d. 22 Oct 1795  (Age < 17 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2018 
    Family ID F2778  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S137] The Riggs Family of Maryland, John Beverley Riggs, (Name: Baltimore, MD 1939;), p57.

    2. [S166] The founders of Anne Arundel and Howard counties, Maryland, J. D. Warfield, (Name: Heritage Books; Date: 1905;), p357.

    3. [S137] The Riggs Family of Maryland, John Beverley Riggs, (Name: Baltimore, MD 1939;), p398.


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