George W. Higgins

Male 1756 - 1820  (63 years)


Personal Information    |    Media    |    Notes    |    Sources    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name George W. Higgins 
    Born 20 Oct 1756  Middletown, Middlesex Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 26 Nov 1756  East Hampton, Middlesex Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 1820  Wabash Co, IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4603  adkinshorton
    Last Modified 3 Feb 2018 

    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  (Age 61 years) 
    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  Middletown, Middlesex Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Family ID F24964  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Patience Mapes,   b. 3 Apr 1757, New Fairfield, Fairfield Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. betw 1820-1823, Edwards Co, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 27 Sep 1777  New Fairfield, Fairfield Co, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    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  (Age 73 years)
    +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  (Age 90 years)
    +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  (Age 68 years)
    +4. Cynthia HIGGINS,   b. 1785,   d. 4 Feb 1828, Wabash Co, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     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  (Age 13 years)
    +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  (Age 70 years)
    +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  (Age 42 years)
    +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  (Age 24 years)
    +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  (Age 77 years)
    Documents
    George W. Higgins & Patience Mapes - Marriage Information
    George W. Higgins & Patience Mapes - Marriage Information
    1810-NY Census, Caneadea, Allegheny, NY
    1810-NY Census, Caneadea, Allegheny, NY
    George W. Higgins & Patience Mapes with children
    1820-IL Census, --, Edwards Co, IL
    1820-IL Census, --, Edwards Co, IL
    George W. Higgins Family
    Last Modified 3 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F24743  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • 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.

  • Sources 
    1. [S16] Connecticut, All Town Birth Records, Pre-1870 (Vital Stats), Middletown, p268.

    2. [S17] Connecticut, Church Record Abstracts, 1630-1920, East Hampton, p117.

    3. [S17] Connecticut, Church Record Abstracts, 1630-1920, East Hampton, p118.

    4. [S18851] 1810 US Census, Caneadea, Allegheny Co, NY.

    5. [S18852] 1820 US Census, Illinois.


Home Page |  What's New |  Most Wanted |  Surnames |  Photos |  Histories |  Documents |  Cemeteries |  Places |  Dates |  Reports |  Sources