127th New York Infantry
"The Monitors"
David Biggs
1847 - 1872
Company D
Born: March 19, 1847, Flatlands, Brooklyn, NY 
Date of Death: December 18, 1872 Brooklyn, NY
Burial Location: Canarsie Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY

Enlistment Date: January 21, 1864, at Brooklyn, to serve 3 years
Mustered In: January 21, 1864
Rank: Private
Description: 5 Feet 5 Inches Tall, Blue Eyes, Brown Hair, Light Complexion
Subsequent Service: Transferred to Co. C 54th NY Infantry June 22, 1865

Wife’s Name: Caroline
Birth Date: 1852
Date of Death: 1939

Father’s Name: John Biggs
Mother’s Maiden Name: Abagail Daves

Children:Davietta Born August 11, 1872Died March 17, 1950

Occupations: Pre War: Fisherman

Last Pension Rate: Bounties of $20and $60 paid by town and county respectively

Sources:
Report of the Adjutant General New York
127th New York Volunteers By Franklin McGrath
Email descendant Baron Yankowitz.
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