George W. Higgins

Male 1756 - 1820


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  • Name  George W. Higgins 
    Born  20 Oct 1756  Middletown, Orange Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  1820  Wabash Co, IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I4603  adkinshorton
    Last Modified  29 Jan 2014 

    Father  Israel HIGGINS,   b. 3 Oct 1728, Eastham, Barnstable Co, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 1790, Middle Haddam, Middlesex, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Elizabeth AIKEN,   b. 3 Apr 1733, Eastham, Barnstable Co, MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married  15 Feb 1753 
    Family ID  F24964  Group Sheet

    Family  Patience MAPES,   b. betw 1760-1762, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. betw 1820-1823, Edwards Co, IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  27 Sep 1777  New Fairfield, Fairfield Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    >1. John HIGGINS,   b. 31 Oct 1778, Fairfield Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1852, Wabash Co, IL Find all individuals with events at this location
    >2. William HIGGINS,   b. 14 May 1781, Fairfield Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1871, Edwards Co, IL Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Ransom HIGGINS,   b. 1783, Fairfield Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1851, Edwards Co, IL Find all individuals with events at this location
    >4. Cynthia HIGGINS,   b. 1785,   d. 4 Feb 1828, Wabash Co, IL Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Patience HIGGINS,   b. 1787, Fairfield Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. betw 1790-1800, CT Find all individuals with events at this location
    >6. Eunice HIGGINS,   b. 1788, Fairfield Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1858, Alleghany, Cattaraugus Co, NY Find all individuals with events at this location
    >7. George Willis HIGGINS,   b. 19 Apr 1792, Fairfield Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1835, Wabash Co, IL Find all individuals with events at this location
    >8. Sophia Anna HIGGINS,   b. 29 Jul 1794, Fairfield Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1818, Edwards Co, IL Find all individuals with events at this location
    >9. Nancy HIGGINS,   b. 19 Nov 1797, Fairfield Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1875, Edwards Co, IL Find all individuals with events at this location
    Documents
    1810-NY Census, Caneadea, Allegheny, NY
    1810-NY Census, Caneadea, Allegheny, NY
    1820-IL Census
    1820-IL Census
    Family ID  F24743  Group Sheet

  • Histories
    Combined History of Edwards, Lawrence & Wabash Counties, Illinois - 1883
    Combined History of Edwards, Lawrence & Wabash Counties, Illinois - 1883
    www.archive.org

  • Notes 
    • George Higgins is a D.A.R. certified veteran of the American Revolutionary War, serving for Connecticut: A208113
    • Higgins-Mapes Family Association for George Higgins and daughter Cynthia Higgins and their families.

      Robert Lyle Young's contribution to Higgins Genealogy for ancestors of George Higgins.
      Born October 20, 1756 in Middleton CT and moved to near Allegheny River at Olean, New York in late 1700s. George and his wife were with their son John on the boat trip from NY to IL and he settled in the area of Friendsville, IL where there was a fort built by william Barney.


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