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William Higgins

M, b. June 28, 1818, d. June 26, 1893

Family: Bridget Sullivan (b. 1823, d. June 16, 1886)

Biography

  • Birth: William Higgins was born on June 28, 1818 in Ireland.
  • Marriage: He and Bridget Sullivan were married.
  • Death: William Higgins died on June 26, 1893, at age 74, in Cincinnati, Hamilton Co, Ohio.
  • Note: William Higgins who formerly lived for many years about two miles north of this city died at his home in Cincinnati Monday morning at 79 years. The remains were brought here yesterday and interred in the Catholic cemetery. Deceased was the father of Mrs. Joseph Saddler and Mrs. James Hester of this city.

    From a North Vernon newspaper, June 28, 1893.

Bridget Sullivan

F, b. 1823, d. June 16, 1886

Family: William Higgins (b. June 28, 1818, d. June 26, 1893)

Biography

  • Birth: Bridget Sullivan was born in 1823 in Ireland.
  • Marriage: She and William Higgins were married.
  • Death: Bridget Sullivan died on June 16, 1886, at age ~63, in North Vernon, Jennings Co, Indiana.
  • Note: Died on Wednesday evening, June 16, 1886, Mrs. Higgins, aged 62. Mrs. Higgins had lived here (Cross Roads) a long time and was highly esteemed by all her neighbors. Her remains were interred in the Catholic Cemetery at North Vernon on Thursday.

    North Vernon Plain Dealer, 6/23/1886


    Mrs. Bridget Higgins who lived about 1 1/2 miles north of town died Wednesday of jaundice at the age of 61 years. The remains were buried in the catholic cemetery.

    From a North Vernon newspaper, June 22, 1886.

Bridget Higgins

F, b. May 9, 1848, d. March 18, 1915

Parents

Family: Joseph D Sadler (b. January 17, 1847, d. February 15, 1935)

Biography

  • Birth: Bridget Higgins was born on May 9, 1848 in Ireland.
  • Marriage: She and Joseph D Sadler were married.
  • Death: Bridget Higgins died on March 18, 1915, at age 66, in North Vernon, Jennings Co, Indiana.

Joseph D Sadler

M, b. January 17, 1847, d. February 15, 1935

Family: Bridget Higgins (b. May 9, 1848, d. March 18, 1915)

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph D Sadler was born on January 17, 1847 in Germany.
  • Marriage: He and Bridget Higgins were married.
  • Death: Joseph D Sadler died on February 15, 1935, at age 88, in North Vernon, Jennings Co, Indiana.

Mary Ellen Higgins

F, b. March 20, 1851, d. May 4, 1928

Parents

Family: James Edward Hester (b. August 31, 1852, d. November 8, 1918)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary Ellen Higgins was born on March 20, 1851 in North Vernon, Jennings Co, Indiana.
  • Marriage: She and James Edward Hester were married.
  • Death: Mary Ellen Higgins died on May 4, 1928, at age 77, in North Vernon, Jennings Co, Indiana.

James Edward Hester

M, b. August 31, 1852, d. November 8, 1918

Family: Mary Ellen Higgins (b. March 20, 1851, d. May 4, 1928)

Biography

  • Birth: James Edward Hester was born on August 31, 1852 in Ohio.
  • Marriage: He and Mary Ellen Higgins were married.
  • Death: James Edward Hester died on November 8, 1918, at age 66, in Cincinnati, Hamilton Co, Ohio.

Margaret A Higgins

F, b. June 29, 1853, d. November 16, 1920

Parents

Family: John Cahill (b. May 1845, d. March 10, 1931)

Biography

  • Birth: Margaret A Higgins was born on June 29, 1853 in North Vernon, Jennings Co, Indiana.
  • Marriage: She and John Cahill were married.
  • Death: Margaret A Higgins died on November 16, 1920, at age 67, in Kentucky.

John Cahill

M, b. May 1845, d. March 10, 1931

Family: Margaret A Higgins (b. June 29, 1853, d. November 16, 1920)

Biography

  • Birth: John Cahill was born in May 1845 in Ireland.
  • Marriage: He and Margaret A Higgins were married.
  • Death: John Cahill died on March 10, 1931, at age 85, in Kentucky.

Nora (Sister Mary Rose) Higgins

F, b. August 4, 1854, d. March 9, 1939

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Nora (Sister Mary Rose) Higgins was born on August 4, 1854 in North Vernon, Jennings Co, Indiana.
  • Death: She died on March 9, 1939, at age 84, in Burlington, DesMoines Co, Iowa.
  • Occupation: She was a Franciscan Sister.

Jane Mildred Higgins

F, b. October 29, 1857, d. January 18, 1925

Parents

Family: Theodore William Wittler (b. February 19, 1856, d. September 9, 1915)

Biography

  • Birth: Jane Mildred Higgins was born on October 29, 1857 in North Vernon, Jennings Co, Indiana.
  • Marriage: She and Theodore William Wittler were married.
  • Death: Jane Mildred Higgins died on January 18, 1925, at age 67, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co, California.

Theodore William Wittler

M, b. February 19, 1856, d. September 9, 1915

Family: Jane Mildred Higgins (b. October 29, 1857, d. January 18, 1925)

Biography

  • Birth: Theodore William Wittler was born on February 19, 1856 in Reading, Ohio.
  • Marriage: He and Jane Mildred Higgins were married.
  • Death: Theodore William Wittler died on September 9, 1915, at age 59, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co, California.

Mathias Higgins

M, b. February 24, 1861, d. November 4, 1919

Parents

Family: Mary Elizabeth Lamb (b. March 25, 1869, d. March 7, 1954)

Biography

  • Birth: Mathias Higgins was born on February 24, 1861 in North Vernon, Jennings Co, Indiana.
  • Marriage: He and Mary Elizabeth Lamb were married.
  • Death: Mathias Higgins died on November 4, 1919, at age 58, in Kentucky.

Mary Elizabeth Lamb

F, b. March 25, 1869, d. March 7, 1954

Family: Mathias Higgins (b. February 24, 1861, d. November 4, 1919)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary Elizabeth Lamb was born on March 25, 1869 in Washington, Davis Co, Indiana.
  • Marriage: She and Mathias Higgins were married.
  • Death: Mary Elizabeth Lamb died on March 7, 1954, at age 84, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co, California.

Edward Augustine Higgins

M, b. February 20, 1866, d. March 12, 1953

Parents

Family: Elizabeth Catherine Haley (b. August 10, 1873, d. December 3, 1954)

Biography

  • Birth: Edward Augustine Higgins was born on February 20, 1866 in North Vernon, Jennings Co, Indiana.
  • Marriage: He and Elizabeth Catherine Haley were married.
  • Death: Edward Augustine Higgins died on March 12, 1953, at age 87, in Indiana.

Elizabeth Catherine Haley

F, b. August 10, 1873, d. December 3, 1954

Family: Edward Augustine Higgins (b. February 20, 1866, d. March 12, 1953)

Biography

  • Birth: Elizabeth Catherine Haley was born on August 10, 1873 in Indiana.
  • Marriage: She and Edward Augustine Higgins were married.
  • Death: Elizabeth Catherine Haley died on December 3, 1954, at age 81, in Indiana.

Edward Ferdinand Higgins

M, b. February 14, 1893, d. August 6, 1971

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Edward Ferdinand Higgins was born on February 14, 1893 in Racine, Racine Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on August 6, 1971, at age 78, in Winter Park, Orange Co, Florida.

Joseph Edward Higgins

M, b. April 3, 1900, d. July 20, 1959

Parents

Family: Nellie A Norton (b. January 5, 1901, d. September 23, 1979)

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph Edward Higgins was born on April 3, 1900 in Racine, Racine Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Nellie A Norton were married.
  • Death: Joseph Edward Higgins died on July 20, 1959, at age 59, in Oak Creek, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.

Nellie A Norton

F, b. January 5, 1901, d. September 23, 1979

Family: Joseph Edward Higgins (b. April 3, 1900, d. July 20, 1959)

Biography

  • Birth: Nellie A Norton was born on January 5, 1901 in Racine, Racine Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Joseph Edward Higgins were married.
  • Death: Nellie A Norton died on September 23, 1979, at age 78, in Racine, Racine Co, Wisconsin.

Albert Thomas Higgins

M, b. April 17, 1902, d. August 18, 1999

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Albert Thomas Higgins was born on April 17, 1902 in Racine, Racine Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on August 18, 1999, at age 97, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.

John Joseph Higgins

M, b. June 14, 1905, d. May 13, 1967

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: John Joseph Higgins was born on June 14, 1905.
  • Death: He died on May 13, 1967, at age 61.
  • Ordination: He was ordained in Jesuit Priest.

Margaret Mary Higgins

F, b. May 19, 1907, d. January 17, 1994

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Margaret Mary Higgins was born on May 19, 1907 in Racine, Racine Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on January 17, 1994, at age 86, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.

Virginia Higgins

F, b. May 14, 1909, d. October 24, 2002

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Virginia Higgins was born on May 14, 1909.
  • Death: She died on October 24, 2002, at age 93.

Laurence C Smith

M, b. circa 1835

Family: Katy Peterson (b. circa 1835)

Biography

  • Birth: Laurence C Smith was born circa 1835.
  • Marriage: He and Katy Peterson were married.

Katy Peterson

F, b. circa 1835

Family: Laurence C Smith (b. circa 1835)

Biography

  • Birth: Katy Peterson was born circa 1835.
  • Marriage: She and Laurence C Smith were married.

Ferdinand August Seidel

M, b. 1845, d. November 11, 1899

Family: Zenobia Miller (b. August 23, 1851, d. June 24, 1930)

Biography

  • Birth: Ferdinand August Seidel was born in 1845 in Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.
  • Marriage: He and Zenobia Miller were married in 1872.
  • Death: Ferdinand August Seidel died on November 11, 1899, at age ~54, in Racine, Racine Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Racine Daily Journal, November 11, 1899
    Ferdinand Seidel, an old resident of Racine, died this morning at his home No. 1237 Schiller street, of spinal trouble, aged 54 years. Deceased was born in Germany and came to Racine in 1881 and lived here up to the time of his death. He was a man of kindly disposition an dheld in the highest respect by neighbors and friends. He was a member of the St. Joseph society and of the Racine Wagon & Carriage Company Benevolent association. A wife and six children, three daughters and three sons, survive to mourn the death of a kind father and indulgent husband. The funeral will take place on Tuesday morning at 8 o'clock from the house and 2:30 from the Holy Name church.
  • Immigration: He immigrated in 1881.