William Winbigler

M, b. 1821, d. 1852
     William was born in 1821 in Mohican Township, Wayne County, Ohio. He was the son of Richard Winbigler and Elizabeth Jane Harget. In 1846 Mohican Township became a part of Ashland County. William married Maria Ridgely, daughter of Westall Ridgely and Elizabeth Heim, on 31 August 1843 in Crawford County, Ohio.1 William and Maria had two sons; James [10/00/1844-5/22/1919][m. 1880 Mary Craig] & Henry [1848]. William is a teamster. 21 October 1850, William and his wife, Maria, were listed on the U.S. Federal Census in Mohican Township, Ashland County, Ohio. Enumerated in this household were William Winbigler [24 Ohio], Maria [25 Ohio], James [6 Ohio] & Henry [2 Ohio]. William is working as a teamster.2 William departed this life in 1852 in Mohican Township at age 31 years.


Maria Ridgely b. 1820


  1. [S336] Carl E. Shumaker, Marriages of Crawford County, Ohio 1831-1997.
  2. [S674] 1850 United States Federal Census: Mohican Township, Ashland County, Ohio - Sheet none shown, Line 32. - transcribed by Larry & Kathy McCurdy.