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Wigginton, Charles S.

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Wigginton, Charles S.
March 16, 2007 02:59PM
Kentucky: A History of the State, Battle, Perrin, & Kniffin, 7th ed.,
1887, Carroll Co.

CHARLES S. WIGGINTON, a prominent farmer and stock grower of Carroll
County, was born in Trimble County, Ky., May 24, 1834, and is the
fourth of a family of eight children born to Mason and Martha (Spilman)
Wigginton. Mason Wigginton, a native of Kentucky, was born in 1800 and
died in 1854. Charles S. Wigginton received his education at the
common schools of Trimble County, and by his hard work and economy now
owns 240 acres of fine land lying on the Little Kentucky River, all of
which is well improved. He married Miss Maria Heath, daughter of
William and Nancy (Bolan) Heath, of Kentucky. Three children have
blessed this union: William M., Charles S. and Cornelia B. Mrs. Maria
Wigginton died January 1, 1882, and in 1885 Mr. Wigginton married Miss
Sarah J. Driscal, daughter of Jesse and Jincy Driscal. He and his wife
are members of the Methodist Episcopal Church South. Mr. Wigginton is
a Royal Arch Mason, and a member of the F. & A. M. Politically he is a
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