Elsie Rigg1,2,3

F, b. 22 April 1891, d. 15 May 1945
Elsie Rigg Donnithorne (picture provided by Kris Donnithorne Riera)
FatherWilliam Robert Rigg1,4,5,6,7 b. 17 Feb 1863, d. 24 May 1917
MotherMargaret Agnes Rodgers1,8,9,10,11 b. 29 Jan 1866, d. 13 May 1915
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsThomas Rigg Descendancy Chart
           Elsie Rigg was born on 22 April 1891 at 74 Prince Street, Dalton-in-Furness, England..1,12,13,14,15
     Elsie Rigg appears as Elsie Rigg, age 9, in the census of 1901 at Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England,in the household of William Robert Rigg as his daughter along with Margaret Agnes Rodgers, Agnes Ruth Rigg, Ann Edith Rigg, Doris Jane Rigg and Harry H. Rigg.2 Elsie Rigg resided in 1901 at 89 Chapel Street, Dalton-In-Furness, England, with her parents and siblings Agnes, Ann, Doris, and Harry.2 She immigrated in 1903 to New York, New York, with her parents and siblings Agnes, Ann, Doris, and Harry.16
     Elsie Rigg appears as Elsie Rigg, age 19, in the census of 29 April 1910 at Negaunee, Marquette, Michigan,in the household of William Robert Rigg as his daughter along with Margaret Agnes Rodgers, Agnes Ruth Rigg, Ann Edith Rigg, Doris Jane Rigg and Harry H. Rigg.3 Elsie Rigg resided in April 1910 at Merry Street, Negaunee, with her parents and siblings Agnes, Ann, Doris, and Harry.3
     Elsie Rigg married Clarence Harold Donnithorne on 11 October 1915 at St. John's Church, Negaunee, Marquette County, Michigan, Elsie's sister, Edith, was a witness along with Ralph Marlette.17,18,19
     Elsie Rigg died on 15 May 1945 at Grand Rapids, Michigan, at age 54.20

Family

Clarence Harold Donnithorne b. 23 Aug 1893, d. 14 Aug 1984
Child

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1901Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, EnglandElsie Rigg appears as Elsie Rigg, age 9, in the census of 1901 at Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England,in the household of William Robert Rigg as his daughter along with Margaret Agnes Rodgers, Agnes Ruth Rigg, Ann Edith Rigg, Doris Jane Rigg and Harry H. Rigg.2
1910Negaunee, Marquette, MichiganElsie Rigg appears as Elsie Rigg, age 19, in the census of 29 April 1910 at Negaunee, Marquette, Michigan,in the household of William Robert Rigg as his daughter along with Margaret Agnes Rodgers, Agnes Ruth Rigg, Ann Edith Rigg, Doris Jane Rigg and Harry H. Rigg.3

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
190189 Chapel Street, Dalton-In-Furness, EnglandElsie Rigg resided in 1901 at 89 Chapel Street, Dalton-In-Furness, England, with her parents and siblings Agnes, Ann, Doris, and Harry.2
April 1910Merry Street, NegauneeShe resided in April 1910 at Merry Street, Negaunee, with her parents and siblings Agnes, Ann, Doris, and Harry.3

Citations

  1. [S844] Elsie Rigg, Birth Certificate Number 144, copy provided by Kris Riera (12 June 1891).
  2. [S512] 1901 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll unknown cd7.
  3. [S1176] William Rigg, 1910 United States Federal Census, Marquette, Michigan, population schedule, Negaunee, ED 196, sheet 12B, dwelling 191, family 210.
  4. [S512] 1901 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll shows daughter of William R. Rigg as Elsie Rigg.
  5. [S1176] William Rigg, 1910 United States Federal Census, Marquette, Michigan, population schedule, Negaunee, ED 196, sheet 12B, dwelling 191, family 210, shows the daughter of William Rigg as Elsie Rigg.
  6. [S847] Clarence Donnithorne and Elsie Rigg's Marriage Certificate: shows bride's father as Wm. Robert Rigg.
  7. [S997] Family Search Website, online www.pilot.familysearch.org, Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925; Elsie Rigg; shows the bride's father as Wm. R. Rigg.
  8. [S512] 1901 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll shows daughter of Margaret Rigg as Elsie Rigg.
  9. [S1176] William Rigg, 1910 United States Federal Census, Marquette, Michigan, population schedule, Negaunee, ED 196, sheet 12B, dwelling 191, family 210, shows the daughter of Margaret Rigg as Elsie Rigg.
  10. [S847] Clarence Donnithorne and Elsie Rigg's Marriage Certificate: shows bride's mother as Margaret Agnes Rodgers.
  11. [S997] Family Search Website, online www.pilot.familysearch.org, Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925; Elsie Rigg; shows the bride's mother as Margaret A. Rodgers.
  12. [S512] 1901 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll shows age 9 and birthplace as Dalton-In-Furness.
  13. [S1176] William Rigg, 1910 United States Federal Census, Marquette, Michigan, population schedule, Negaunee, ED 196, sheet 12B, dwelling 191, family 210, shows age 19 and birthplace as England.
  14. [S847] Clarence Donnithorne and Elsie Rigg's Marriage Certificate: shows bride's age as 24 and birthplace was England.
  15. [S997] Family Search Website, online www.pilot.familysearch.org, Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925; Elsie Rigg; shows birthdate as 1891 and birthplace as England.
  16. [S1176] William Rigg, 1910 United States Federal Census, Marquette, Michigan, population schedule, Negaunee, ED 196, sheet 12B, dwelling 191, family 210, shows date of immigration as 1903.
  17. [S847] Clarence Donnithorne and Elsie Rigg's Marriage Certificate: File Date 8 October 1915; copy provided by Kris Riera.
  18. [S997] Family Search Website, online www.pilot.familysearch.org, Clarence H. Donnithorne; spouse: Elsie Rigg; Film Number: 2342711; Digital GS Number: 4209293; Image Number 329; Reference Number: item 3 page 432, rn 275.
  19. [S231] The Donnithorne Rigg Family Tree, online www.ancestry.com, shows Clarence's spouse and marriage place and date.
  20. [S231] The Donnithorne Rigg Family Tree, online www.ancestry.com, shows Elsie's death date and place.
  21. [S231] The Donnithorne Rigg Family Tree, online www.ancestry.com.