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.

Stephen Higginson1

M, b. 4 August 1803, d. 13 July 1804
     Stephen Higginson was born on 4 August 1803.1 He was the son of Stephen Higginson Jr. and Martha Salisbury.1 Stephen Higginson died on 13 July 1804.1

Citations

  1. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 28.

Hon. Stephen Higginson1

M, b. 28 October 1743, d. 22 November 1828
     Hon. Stephen Higginson was born on 28 October 1743 in Salem, Massachusetts, (28 November in Higginson and Cabot).2,3,4,5 He was the son of Judge Stephen Higginson and Elizabeth Cabot.3 A descendant of the Rev. Francis Higginson (1588-1630). He became a merchant and a shipmaster, and accumulated a considerable fortune. In 1774 he visited England, and whilst there appeared by request at the House of Commons to express his opinion as to the Revolutionary feeling in Massachusetts. He was a delegate to the Continental congress, 1782-83; and navy agent at Boston, 1797-1801. He was active in the suppression of Shays's rebellion, holding the rank of lieutenant-colonel of the regiment sent from Boston for that purpose. He published Examination of Jay's Treaty by Cato (1795); and numerous essays.6 Hon. Stephen Higginson married firstly Susanna Cleveland, daughter of Rev. Aaron Cleveland and Susanna Porter, on 1 October 1763 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.1 Hon. Stephen Higginson married Elizabeth Perkins, daughter of James Perkins and Joanna Mascarene, on 18 June 1789 in Boston.1 Hon. Stephen Higginson married thirdly Sarah Perkins, daughter of James Perkins, on 3 September 1792 in Boston, Massachusetts, (sister of his previous wife).1 Hon. Stephen Higginson died on 22 November 1828 in Boston at the age of 85.2,6

Children of Hon. Stephen Higginson and Susanna Cleveland

Child of Hon. Stephen Higginson and Sarah Perkins

Citations

  1. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 21.
  2. [S25] Samuel Sewall, Diary of Samuel Sewall (1973 ed.), p. 1080.
  3. [S18] Various editors, Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans, v. 5, p.243.
  4. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 16.
  5. [S472] L. Vernon Briggs, Cabot family, p. 43.
  6. [S18] Various editors, Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans, v.5, p.243.
  7. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.
  8. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 22.

Judge Stephen Higginson1

M, b. 31 July 1716, d. 12 October 1761
     Judge Stephen Higginson was born on 31 July 1716 in Salem, Massachusetts.2 He was the son of Capt. John Higginson and Margaret Sewall.2 Judge Stephen Higginson married Elizabeth Cabot, daughter of John Cabot and Anne Orne, on 22 April 1743 in Salem.2,3 Judge Stephen Higginson died on 12 October 1761 suddenly in Newbury, Massachusetts, at the age of 45.2,3,4 Stephen Higginson was one of the most influential merchants of Salem. He held the principal offices in the town, was Justice of the Court of Common Pleas and a representative. He was actively interested in the establishment of the Social Library, which in 1810 was purchased by the proprietors of the Salem Athenaeum.3

Children of Judge Stephen Higginson and Elizabeth Cabot

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. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 16.
  4. [S472] L. Vernon Briggs, Cabot family, p. 43.
  5. [S18] Various editors, Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans, v. 5, p.243.
  6. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 22.
  7. [S125] Robert Moody & Vincent, Verle Delano Sherman, Mayflower Families, p. 23.
  8. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 23.

Stephen Higginson Jr.1

M, b. 20 November 1770, d. 20 February 1834
     Stephen Higginson Jr. was born on 20 November 1770 in Salem, Massachusetts.2 He was the son of Hon. Stephen Higginson and Susanna Cleveland.1 Stephen Higginson Jr. married firstly Martha Salisbury, daughter of Deacon Samuel S. Salisbury and Elizabeth Sewall, on 7 August 1794 in Boston, Massachusetts.3,2 Stephen Higginson Jr. married secondly Louisa Storrow, daughter of Capt. Thomas Storrow and Anne Appleton, on 14 February 1805 in Boston, Massachusetts.2 Stephen Higginson Jr. died on 20 February 1834 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, at the age of 63.2

Children of Stephen Higginson Jr. and Martha Salisbury

Child of Stephen Higginson Jr. and Louisa Storrow

Citations

  1. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.
  2. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 28.
  3. [S102] Annie Haven Thwing, Inhabitants of the Town of Boston, 53416.
  4. [S69] Unknown author, The Pickering Genealogy, p. 385.
  5. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 29.

Susan Cleveland Higginson1

F, b. 20 April 1783
     Susan Cleveland Higginson was born on 20 April 1783.1 She was the daughter of Hon. Stephen Higginson and Susanna Cleveland.1

Citations

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

Susan Cleveland Higginson1

F, b. 1 March 1800, d. September 1801
     Susan Cleveland Higginson was born on 1 March 1800.1 She was the daughter of Stephen Higginson Jr. and Martha Salisbury.1 Susan Cleveland Higginson died in September 1801 at the age of 1.1

Citations

  1. [S157] Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Descendants of Francis Higginson, p. 28.

Major A.T. Hill1

M
     Major A.T. Hill was the son of Shuldham Samuel Crawford Hill.1

Citations

  1. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.

Aaron Hill1

M
     Aaron Hill married Hannah Quincy, daughter of Samuel Quincy and Hannah Hill, on 24 November 1785 the service was performed by the Rev. Oliver Everet.2

Citations

  1. [S103] Waldo Chamberlain Sprague, Genealogies of Braintree, 3989R.
  2. [S149] American Ancestors, , Marriages in Boston, 1700-1809.

Abraham Hill1

M
     Abraham Hill married Mary Mitchell, daughter of John Mitchell and Lydia Sewall, on 1 July 1773.1

Citations

  1. [S106] Maine Families in 1790, Vol. 1 p. 206.

Beatrice Hill1

F
     Beatrice Hill was the daughter of William Hill.1 Beatrice Hill married William Bulkeley of Woore.1

Child of Beatrice Hill and William Bulkeley of Woore

Citations

  1. [S288] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta ancestry, p. 146.

Clement Hill1

M, b. 1670, d. 1743
     Clement Hill was born in 1670.1 He married Ann Darnall, daughter of Col. Henry Darnall I of Portland Manor and Elinor Hatton.1 Clement Hill died in 1743.1

Citations

  1. [S382] Ronald Hoffman, Dear Papa, Dear Charley, Appendix I, Chart F. p. 1540.

Derek Robert Adrian Hill1

M, b. 21 October 1946, d. 14 September 2011
     Derek Robert Adrian Hill was born on 21 October 1946 in Pont Rouge, Québec.1 He was the son of Graham Hope Sewell Hill and Gwynneth Elsie Smyth.1 Derek Robert Adrian Hill married Marlene Bédard, daughter of Albert Bédard and Brigitte Germain, on 3 January 1975. In 1995 he was farming at Pont Rouge.1 Derek Robert Adrian Hill died on 14 September 2011 in Pont Rouge, Québec, at the age of 64.

Citations

  1. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.

Emma Hill1

F, d. 15 April 1900
     Emma Hill was the daughter of James Haydock Hill.1 Emma Hill married Rev. Henry Tindal, son of Thomas Tindal and Mary Anne Uhtoff, on 29 November 1855 in Elmley Castle, Worcestershire.2 Emma Hill died on 15 April 1900 in Frankton, Newton Abbot.3

Child of Emma Hill and Rev. Henry Tindal

Citations

  1. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 480.
  2. [S205] Newspaper, The Morning Chronicle, December 4, 1855.
  3. [S205] Newspaper, The Standard, April 19, 1900.
  4. [S82] John Bernard Burke, Colonial Gentry, p. 478.

Evalina Hill1

F
     Evalina Hill married Hartley Gove.

Child of Evalina Hill and Hartley Gove

Citations

  1. [S216] Anon, Graduates of Bowdoin College, p. 428.

Gary Shuldam Graham Hill1

M, b. 6 December 1944, d. 10 March 1975
     Gary Shuldam Graham Hill was born on 6 December 1944 in Pont-Rouge.1 He was the son of Graham Hope Sewell Hill and Gwynneth Elsie Smyth.1 Gary Shuldam Graham Hill died on 10 March 1975 in Pont-Rouge at the age of 30.

Citations

  1. [S5] William Darcy McKeough, McKeough Family Tree.