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Mary Riggs
Date: 1798 - 1870
Remarks: Mary Ann Karrick was the daugther of Joseph Karrick and Rebecca (Ord) Karrick of, Philadelphia. Miss Karrick married Elisha Riggs of, Washington, D.C., a dry goods merchant, banker, and partner of George Peabody. She was his second wife. The couple were the parents of William Henry Riggs, a famous art collector and philanthropist. Mrs. Riggs was the stepmother of George Washington Riggs, founder of the Riggs National Bank of Washington, D.C..