Myers
Higgins

(Anything in this particular type of [ ] is my opinion.)




On January 8, 1894, Elizabeth Theresa Higgins and James Alfred Taylor are married by Father Mickle in Northampton County, Virginia.

The county records read:



Elizabeth Higgins's early life is sketchy. Her family knows only a few details as follows:
There is an Elizabeth Ann Myers called Lillie Higgins in the records of St. Peter's Orphanage:
I have chosen as a possible relation, Charles Higgins, as best fitting this information because:


1910 Federal Census

709 Washington Street, 52nd? District, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, S.D. Delaware, E.D. 91, p. 175, 709-203-203, April 22, 1910


Charles J. Higgins dies April 25, 1906 at the Southern Branch, National Home for D.V.S., Hampton, Virginia.



1900 Federal Census

510 Travel, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, S.D. 27, E.D. 12, 510-38-45, June 4, 1900 709 Washington Street, 5th Ward, Wilmington, Wilmington Hundred, New Castle County, Delaware, 709-63-69, June 2, 1900

Wilmington City Directory 1889, p. 430


1880 Federal Census

Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, S.D. 16, E.D. 71, page 3, _-29-30, June 1, 1880 Ring Street, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, S.D. 16, E.D. 14, ?-280-366, June 9, 1880

1870 Federal Census

Wilmington, Section Division 25, New Castle County, Delaware, 1579-1612, June 22, 1870
Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, page 220, 383-1616, Post Office Wilmington, Delaware, June 22, 1870



Charles J. Higgins enlists March 13, 1865 in Wilmington, Delaware and serves in the Eighth Regiment of the Delaware Infantry.

He receives an honorable discharge July 12, 1865 at Mummins? Hill, Virginia.




Charles Higgins and Charlotte Myers marry October 9, 1864 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.



1860 Federal Census

Christiana Hundred, New Castle County, Delaware, p. 97, 719-713, June 29, 1860 Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, page 7, 344-360, June 7, 1860
In the same dwelling but given as a different family (361):

1850 Federal Census

South Ward Kensington, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, p. 430, 382-463, August 1, 1850 Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, page 6, 75-81, July 9, 1850

1840 Federal Census

Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware


Other Sources:

TOP

INDEX

E-mail Me

"
Search billions of records on Ancestry.com