Dr. Francis John Higginson1

M, b. 6 May 1806, d. 11 August 1870
     Dr. Francis John Higginson was born on 6 May 1806 in Boston, Massachusetts.2 He was the son of Stephen Higginson Jr. and Louisa Storrow.3 Dr. Francis John Higginson married Susan Cleveland Channing on 21 June 1831 in Cambridge, Massachusetts.2 Dr. Francis John Higginson died on 11 August 1870 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, at the age of 64.2

Child of Dr. Francis John Higginson and Susan Cleveland Channing

Citations

  1. [S205] Newspaper, The Boston Daily Atlas, (Boston, MA) Saturday, November 15, 1856.
  2. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 33.
  3. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 29.

George Higginson1

M, b. 19 July 1779
     George Higginson was born on 19 July 1779.1 He was the son of Hon. Stephen Higginson and Susanna Cleveland.1

Citations

  1. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 22.

George Higginson1

M, b. 18 September 1804, d. 27 April 1889
     George Higginson was born on 18 September 1804 in Boston, Massachusetts.2 He married Mary Cabot Lee, daughter of Henry Lee and Mary Jackson, on 1 November 1832.2 George Higginson died on 27 April 1889 in Boston, Massachusetts, at the age of 84.3

Children of George Higginson and Mary Cabot Lee

Citations

  1. [S182] Elizabeth Cabot & James Jackson Putnam Putnam, Jackson ancestors and descendants, p. 32.
  2. [S83] NEHGR, Vol. 76 p. 208.
  3. [S83] NEHGR, Vol. 76 p. 209.

George Higginson1

M, b. 6 August 1833, d. 19 June 1921
      A farmer of Stockbridge, Berkshire, Massachusetts.1 George Higginson was born on 6 August 1833 in New York City.1 He was the son of George Higginson and Mary Cabot Lee.1 George Higginson married Elizabeth Hazzard Barker.1 George Higginson died on 19 June 1921 in Stockbridge at the age of 87.1

Children of George Higginson and Elizabeth Hazzard Barker

Citations

  1. [S83] NEHGR, Vol. 76 p. 209.
  2. [S107] 1880 US Census, Stockbridge, Berkshire, Massachusetts.

George Higginson1

M, b. circa 1865
     George Higginson was born circa 1865 in Massachusetts.1 He was the son of George Higginson and Elizabeth Hazzard Barker.1

Citations

  1. [S107] 1880 US Census, Stockbridge, Berkshire, Massachusetts.

Henry Higginson1

M, b. 5 February 1781
     Henry Higginson was born on 5 February 1781.1 He was the son of Hon. Stephen Higginson and Susanna Cleveland.1

Citations

  1. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 22.

Major Henry Lee Higginson1

M, b. 17 November 1834, d. 14 November 1919
     Major Henry Lee Higginson. Businessman, philanthropist and founder of the Boston Symphony Orchestra. He was born on 17 November 1834 in New York City.1 He was the son of George Higginson and Mary Cabot Lee.1 Major Henry Lee Higginson married Ida Agassiz, daughter of Professor Jean Louis Rodolphe Agassiz and Cécile Braun, on 5 December 1863.1 Major Henry Lee Higginson died on 14 November 1919 in Boston, Massachusetts, at the age of 84.1

Children of Major Henry Lee Higginson and Ida Agassiz

Citations

  1. [S83] NEHGR, Vol. 76 p. 209.

James Perkins Higginson1

M, b. 24 August 1791
     James Perkins Higginson was baptised on 24 August 1791.1 He was the son of Hon. Stephen Higginson and Sarah Perkins.1

Citations

  1. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 22.

Jeanette B. Higginson1

F, b. circa 1869
     Jeanette B. Higginson was born circa 1869 in Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of George Higginson and Elizabeth Hazzard Barker.1

Citations

  1. [S107] 1880 US Census, Stockbridge, Berkshire, Massachusetts.

John Higginson1

M, b. 10 January 1697/98, d. 15 July 1744
     John Higginson was born on 10 January 1697/98 in Salem, Massachusetts.1,2 He was the son of Capt. John Higginson and Hannah Gardner.1 John Higginson graduated in 1717 from Harvard. At Salem he was a Justice of the Peace and County Registrar, he also commanded a company.3 He married firstly Ruth Boardman, daughter of Andrew Boardman and Elizabeth Trusedale, on 4 December 1719 at Cambridge, Massachusetts.1,4 John Higginson married secondly Esther Cabot, daughter of John Cabot and Anne Orne, on 28 April 1732 at Salem, Massachusetts.3,4 John Higginson died on 15 July 1744 in Salem, Massachusetts, at the age of 46.1,4

Children of John Higginson and Ruth Boardman

Citations

  1. [S41] Leverett Saltonstall, Ancestry and Descendants of Sir Richard Saltonstall., p. 194 pedigree.
  2. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 13.
  3. [S83] NEHGR, Vol. 5, p. 48.
  4. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 15.
  5. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 16.

John Higginson1

M, b. 1 September 1760, d. 22 December 1762
     John Higginson was born on 1 September 1760 in Salem, Massachusetts.1 He was the son of Lt. Col. John Higginson and Mehitable Robie.1 John Higginson died on 22 December 1762 at the age of 2.1

Citations

  1. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 19.

John Higginson1

M, b. 15 January 1765
     John Higginson was born on 15 January 1765 in Salem ?, Massachusetts.1 He was the son of Hon. Stephen Higginson and Susanna Cleveland.1

Citations

  1. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 21.

John Higginson1

M, b. 30 April 1746, d. August 1750
     John Higginson was born on 30 April 1746 in Salem, Massachusetts.1,2 He was the son of Judge Stephen Higginson and Elizabeth Cabot.1 John Higginson died in August 1750 at the age of 4.1

Citations

  1. [S472] L. Vernon Briggs, Cabot family, p. 43.
  2. [S89] Website Family Search (https://familysearch.org) "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915."

John Higginson1

M, b. 1752
     John Higginson was born in 1752.1 He was the son of Judge Stephen Higginson and Elizabeth Cabot.1

Citations

  1. [S472] L. Vernon Briggs, Cabot family, p. 43.

Capt. John Higginson1

M, b. 20 August 1675, d. 26 April 1718
     Capt. John Higginson was born on 20 August 1675 in Salem, Massachusetts.2,1 He was a a merchant of Salem.2 He was the son of Col. John Higginson and Sarah Savage.2 Capt. John Higginson married Hannah Gardner on 13 September 1695 in Salem (or 1 September).3,1 Capt. John Higginson married Margaret Sewall, daughter of Major Stephen Sewall and Margaret Mitchell, on 11 November 1714 his second wife.4,5 Capt. John Higginson died on 26 April 1718 in Salem at the age of 42.2

Children of Capt. John Higginson and Hannah Gardner

Children of Capt. John Higginson and Margaret Sewall

Citations

  1. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 13.
  2. [S25] Samuel Sewall, Diary of Samuel Sewall (1973 ed.), p. 1080.
  3. [S41] Leverett Saltonstall, Ancestry and Descendants of Sir Richard Saltonstall., p. 194 pedigree.
  4. [S24] Sarah Elizabeth Titcomb, Early New England People, p. 228.
  5. [S89] Website Family Search (https://familysearch.org) "FHL Number 761209+."
  6. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, The Sewall genealogy, p. 69.
  7. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, The Sewall genealogy, p. 72.

Col. John Higginson1

M, b. 1646, d. 23 March 1719
     Col. John Higginson was born in 1646 in Guildford, Connecticut.2 He was the son of Rev. John Higginson and Sarah Whitfield.3 Col. John Higginson married Sarah Savage, daughter of Major Thomas Savage and Mary Symmes, on 9 October 1672 in Massachusetts (recorded at Salem).1,2 Col. John Higginson died on 23 March 1719 in Salem, Massachusetts.2

Child of Col. John Higginson and Sarah Savage

Citations

  1. [S25] Samuel Sewall, Diary of Samuel Sewall (1973 ed.), p. 1080.
  2. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 8.
  3. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 6.

Lt. Col. John Higginson1

M, b. 11 October 1720, d. 23 September 1774
     Lt. Col. John Higginson was born on 11 October 1720 in Salem, Massachusetts.2 He was the son of John Higginson and Ruth Boardman.3 Lt. Col. John Higginson married Mehitable Robie, daughter of Thomas Robie and Mehitable Sewall, on 29 December 1755 as his third wife.4 Lt. Col. John Higginson died on 23 September 1774 in Salem, Massachusetts, at the age of 53.2

Children of Lt. Col. John Higginson and Mehitable Robie

Citations

  1. [S25] Samuel Sewall, Diary of Samuel Sewall (1973 ed.), p. 1081.
  2. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 19.
  3. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 16.
  4. [S25] Samuel Sewall, Diary of Samuel Sewall (1973 ed.), p. 1082.
  5. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 20.

Rev. John Higginson1

M, b. 1616, d. 1708
      Of Salem, Massachusetts. Rev. John Higginson was born in 1616.1 He married Mary Blackman, daughter of Rev. Adam Blackman, in 1676.1 Rev. John Higginson died in 1708.1

Citations

  1. [S282] Francis Atwater, Atwater, p. 426.

Rev. John Higginson1

M, b. 6 August 1616, d. 9 December 1708
     Rev. John Higginson was baptised on 6 August 1616 at Leicestershire.1 He was the son of Rev. Francis Higginson and Anne Herbert.2,3 Rev. John Higginson married firstly Sarah Whitfield, daughter of Rev. Henry Whitfield and Dorothy Sheafe, in Guilford, Connecticut.1 Rev. John Higginson died on 9 December 1708 in Guilford, Connecticut, at the age of 92.1

Child of Rev. John Higginson and Sarah Whitfield

Citations

  1. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 6.
  2. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 1.
  3. [S21] Various editors, Dictionary of National Biography, Higginson, Francis (bap. 1586/7, d. 1630).

Rev. John Higginson1

M
      Vicar of Claybrooke, Leicestershire.

Child of Rev. John Higginson

Citations

  1. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 1.

Martha Salisbury Higginson1

F, b. 6 June 1801, d. 4 December 1889
     Martha Salisbury Higginson was born on 6 June 1801 in Boston, Massachusetts.1,2 She was the daughter of Stephen Higginson Jr. and Martha Salisbury.1 Martha Salisbury Higginson married Rev. Ichabod Nichols, son of Ichabod Nichols and Lydia Ropes, on 3 May 1833 in Cambridge, Massachusetts.3,2 Martha Salisbury Higginson died on 4 December 1889 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, at the age of 88.1,2

Citations

  1. [S69] Unknown author, The Pickering Genealogy, p. 385.
  2. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 28.
  3. [S69] Unknown author, The Pickering Genealogy, p. 383.

Mary Louisa Higginson1

F, b. 13 April 1832, d. 14 May 1903
     Mary Louisa Higginson was born on 13 April 1832 in Cambridge, Massachusetts.2 She was the daughter of Dr. Francis John Higginson and Susan Cleveland Channing.1,2 Mary Louisa Higginson married Francis Cabot, son of Frederick Cabot and Marianne Cabot, on 12 November 1856 in Brattleboro, Vermont, the marriage was performed by the Rev. Mr. Higginson of Worcester.1,3 Mary Louisa Higginson died on 14 May 1903 in Brookline, Massachusetts, at the age of 71.3

Children of Mary Louisa Higginson and Francis Cabot

Citations

  1. [S205] Newspaper, The Boston Daily Atlas, (Boston, MA) Saturday, November 15, 1856.
  2. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 33.
  3. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 38.
  4. [S205] Newspaper, Boston Daily Advertiser, (Boston, MA) Tuesday, August 25, 1863.
  5. [S83] NEHGR, Vol. 76, p. 214.

Mehitable Higginson1

F, b. 6 April 1759, d. 15 December 1759
     Mehitable Higginson was born on 6 April 1759 in Salem, Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of Lt. Col. John Higginson and Mehitable Robie.1 Mehitable Higginson died on 15 December 1759.1

Citations

  1. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 19.

Mehitable Higginson1

F, b. 26 March 1764, d. 19 July 1846
     Mehitable Higginson was born on 26 March 1764 in Salem, Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of Lt. Col. John Higginson and Mehitable Robie.1 Mehitable Higginson. She was for many years a school teacher in Salem.1 She died on 19 July 1846 at the age of 82.1

Citations

  1. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 20.

Nathaniel Higginson1

M, b. 1 June 1718, d. 1719
     Nathaniel Higginson was baptised on 1 June 1718.1 He was the son of Capt. John Higginson and Margaret Sewall.1 Nathaniel Higginson died in 1719.1

Citations

  1. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 13.

Nathaniel Cabot Higginson1

M, b. 12 February 1768, d. July 1794
     Nathaniel Cabot Higginson was born on 12 February 1768 in Salem ?, Massachusetts.1 He was the son of Hon. Stephen Higginson and Susanna Cleveland.1 Nathaniel Cabot Higginson married Sarah Rhea on 13 October 1792 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.1 Nathaniel Cabot Higginson died in July 1794 in Roseau, Dominica, at the age of 26.1

Citations

  1. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 21.

Sarah Higginson1

F, b. 13 February 1702/3, d. 14 June 1746
     Sarah Higginson was born on 13 February 1702/3 in Salem, Massachusetts.2 She was the daughter of Capt. John Higginson and Hannah Gardner.1 Sarah Higginson married Dr. John Cabot, son of John Cabot and Anne Orne, on 1 December 1732 in Salem, Massachusetts.3 Sarah Higginson died on 14 June 1746 in Salem, Massachusetts, at the age of 43 s.p.3

Citations

  1. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, The Sewall genealogy, p. 72.
  2. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 13.
  3. [S472] L. Vernon Briggs, Cabot family, p. 39.

Sarah Higginson1

F, b. 11 June 1766
     Sarah Higginson was born on 11 June 1766 in Salem ?, Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of Hon. Stephen Higginson and Susanna Cleveland.1

Citations

  1. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 21.

Sarah Higginson1

F, b. 14 January 1744/45, d. 5 May 1772
     Sarah Higginson was born on 14 January 1744/45 in Salem, Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of Judge Stephen Higginson and Elizabeth Cabot.1 Sarah Higginson married Hon. John Lowell LL.D., son of Rev. John Lowell and Sarah Champney, on 3 January 1767 in Salem, Massachusetts.2 Sarah Higginson died on 5 May 1772 in Newburyport, Massachusetts, at the age of 27.1

Citations

  1. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 22.
  2. [S472] L. Vernon Briggs, Cabot family, p. 43.

Smith Higginson1

M
     Smith Higginson was the son of Capt. John Higginson and Hannah Gardner.1

Citations

  1. [S153] Charles Nelson Sinnett, The Sewall genealogy, p. 72.