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Family of Ann [Frances] Peters and Stephen Wiggins
Ann [Frances] PETERS (dau. of Thomas PETERS and Susannah [PALMER]) was born abt 1787 in New Brunswick. She died 30 June 1828 in St. John, New Brunswick and was buried in Fernhill Cemetery, St. John, New Brunswick.

Ann [Frances] PETERS married Stephen WIGGINS 21 September 1811 in Fredericton, New Brunswick.

Stephen WIGGINS (probably son of Samuel WIGGINS and Margaret LISTER/LESTER) was born abt 1781. He died 22 May 1863 in St. John, New Brunswick and was buried in Fernhill Cemetery, St. John, New Brunswick. Stephen Wiggins married a second time to Letitia Frances CAMPBELL 11 October 1832 with whom he had at least one son George Campbell WIGGINS (abt 1834 - 1886).

Ann [Frances] PETERS and Stephen WIGGINS had at least the following children:

  1. Frederick Augustus WIGGINS (abt 1813 - abt 1887)
  2. Ann Elizabeth WIGGINS (abt 1828 - ?)

This family can be found in the 1851 St. John, New Brunswick census. Ann and Stephen's marriage announcement in the Royal Gazette 7 October 1811 names her father. Death of Ann noted in the Royal Gazette 8 July 1828. Will of Stephen Wiggins names living children and second wife.

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