Robert H Higgins1

ID #19641, (1920-1966)
Biography:
  • Robert H Higgins was born on 30 Jan 1920, in Massachusetts.1,2
  • He appeared on the 1930 Federal Census an unknown place in the household of his parents Robert H Higgins and Grace.1
  • Robert H Higgins appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Harrison, Cumberland County, Maine in the household of his parents Robert H Higgins and Grace.3
  • Robert married and had probably two children.4
  • Robert H Higgins died in May 1966 at age 46.4,2
  • Last Edited: 30 Aug 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S2020] 1930 US Federal Census, Harrison, Cumberland County, Maine, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Robert H Higgins head of household, roll 830, enumeration district 21, page 5A.
  2. [S309] US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index", On-line index database.
  3. [S4052] 1940 US Federal Census, Harrison, Cumberland County, Maine, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Robert H Higgins head of household, roll T627_1474, enumeration district 3-34, page 12B.
  4. [S4050] Eric Higgins, e-mail message to Linda Sargent Reinfeld, received 25 Dec 2012.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Richard Dennison Higgins1,2

ID #19642, (1922-2008)

Family 2: Jean Dennison

Biography:
  • Richard Dennison Higgins was born on 20 Jul 1922, in Arlington, Massachusetts.1,2,3
  • He appeared on the 1930 Federal Census an unknown place in the household of his parents Robert H Higgins and Grace.1
  • Richard Dennison Higgins appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Harrison, Cumberland County, Maine in the household of his parents Robert H Higgins and Grace.4
  • Richard Dennison Higgins enlisted in the military on 4 Oct 1940 in the Marine Corps. He served in the South Pacific during WW II. He was in the Marine Corps after the war, being honorable discharged in 1959 as a gunnery sergeant.3
  • In the early 40s Richard married a woman named Jean.2
  • He married Janice Rae Mclaughlin on Saturday, 30 Oct 1948 in Maine.5
  • Richard and Janice lived in Riverdale, Maryland.6
  • Richard Dennison Higgins married Jean Dennison.3
  • Richard Dennison Higgins died on 31 Mar 2008 in South Paris, Maine, at age 85.2,6
  • An obituary was published in the Sun-Journal, on 2 Apr 2008.3
  • To view the notice, please click here.3
    Richard D. Higgins

    Wednesday, April 2, 2008

    SOUTH PARIS - Richard Denison Higgins, 85, of 3 Market Square, South Paris, died early Monday, March 31, at Market Square Health Care Center.

    He was born in Arlington, Mass., on July 20, 1922, the son of Robert and Grace Belyea Higgins. His parents and older brother, Robert Jr. moved to Dawes Hill, Harrison when he was two years old. He attended Harrison schools and Bridgton High School.

    He enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps on Oct. 4, 1940, serving in the South Pacific area during World War II, and at several Marine Corps posts stateside after the war. He was honorably discharged in 1959, with the rank of gunnery sergeant.

    In 1948, he married Janice Rae McLaughlin of Old Orchard Beach and they had four children. Mrs. Higgins, a registered nurse, died in October 1990. In November 1991, he married Jean D. Whitney of Norway and they have made their home in this area since then.

    He is survived by his widow; his four children, Richard D. Higgins Jr. of Rockville, Md., Cathryn Vazquez of Largo, Fla., Margaret Higgins of Severn, Md., and Bret Higgins of Largo, Fla.; five stepchildren, Elizabeth Gallagher of Woodstock, Anne Whitney of Homer, Alaska, Jonathan Whitney of Harrison, Andrew Whitney of Jakarta, Indonesia, and Jane Riseman of Harrison; and 15 grandchildren.

    printed in the Sun-Journal 2 Ap r 2008
  • Last Edited: 30 Aug 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S2020] 1930 US Federal Census, Harrison, Cumberland County, Maine, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Robert H Higgins head of household, roll 830, enumeration district 21, page 5A.
  2. [S4050] Eric Higgins, e-mail message to Linda Sargent Reinfeld, received 25 Dec 2012.
  3. [S4053] Richard D Higgins, United States Obituary Collection, online database (digitized by Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006) from the Sun-Journal , obituary published 2 Apr 2008.
  4. [S4052] 1940 US Federal Census, Harrison, Cumberland County, Maine, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Robert H Higgins head of household, roll T627_1474, enumeration district 3-34, page 12B.
  5. [S1508] Maine Marriages, 1892-1996, online database, digitized by Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2003 www.ancestry.com. Original publication: Maine State Archives Maine Marriages, 1892-1996 (except 1967 to 1976), .
  6. [S309] US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index", On-line index database.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Janet B Higgins1

ID #19643, (c 1925-bt 1980 - 1985)
Biography:
  • Janet B Higgins was born c 1925, in Massachusetts.1
  • She appeared on the 1930 Federal Census an unknown place in the household of her parents Robert H Higgins and Grace.1
  • Janet B Higgins appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Harrison, Cumberland County, Maine in the household of her parents Robert H Higgins and Grace.2
  • Janet B Higgins married Harold L Davis on Saturday, 14 Feb 1948 in Maine.3
  • Janet B Higgins died bt 1980 - 1985.4
  • Last Edited: 30 Aug 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S2020] 1930 US Federal Census, Harrison, Cumberland County, Maine, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Robert H Higgins head of household, roll 830, enumeration district 21, page 5A.
  2. [S4052] 1940 US Federal Census, Harrison, Cumberland County, Maine, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Robert H Higgins head of household, roll T627_1474, enumeration district 3-34, page 12B.
  3. [S1508] Maine Marriages, 1892-1996, online database, digitized by Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2003 www.ancestry.com. Original publication: Maine State Archives Maine Marriages, 1892-1996 (except 1967 to 1976), .
  4. [S4050] Eric Higgins, e-mail message to Linda Sargent Reinfeld, received 25 Dec 2012.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Myrtle B Higgins1

ID #19644
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 30 Aug 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S2020] 1930 US Federal Census, Harrison, Cumberland County, Maine, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Robert H Higgins head of household, roll 830, enumeration district 21, page 5A.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Theodore R Higgins1,2

ID #19645, (1927-1999)
Biography:
  • Theodore R Higgins was born on 11 Jan 1927, in Harrison, Maine.3,2
  • He appeared on the 1930 Federal Census an unknown place in the household of his parents Robert H Higgins and Grace.1
  • Theodore R Higgins appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Harrison, Cumberland County, Maine in the household of his parents Robert H Higgins and Grace.4
  • Theodore R Higgins married Norma L Bishop on Thursday, 21 Sep 1950 in Maine.5
  • Theodore R Higgins died on 15 May 1999 in Longview, Texas, at age 72.6,2
  • Last Edited: 30 Aug 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S2020] 1930 US Federal Census, Harrison, Cumberland County, Maine, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Robert H Higgins head of household, roll 830, enumeration district 21, page 5A.
  2. [S4050] Eric Higgins, e-mail message to Linda Sargent Reinfeld, received 25 Dec 2012.
  3. [S2020] 1930 US Federal Census, Harrison, Cumberland County, Maine, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Robert H Higgins head of household, roll 830, enumeration district 21, page 5A . Aug 1927 Maine.
  4. [S4052] 1940 US Federal Census, Harrison, Cumberland County, Maine, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Robert H Higgins head of household, roll T627_1474, enumeration district 3-34, page 12B.
  5. [S1508] Maine Marriages, 1892-1996, online database, digitized by Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2003 www.ancestry.com. Original publication: Maine State Archives Maine Marriages, 1892-1996 (except 1967 to 1976), .
  6. [S309] US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index", On-line index database.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Norma L Bishop1

ID #19646, (1931-2013)

Norma Bishop Higgins
Biography:
  • Norma L Bishop was born on 4 Oct 1931, in Portland, Maine.2
  • Parents: Lee and Louisa Bishop.2
  • She graduated from Pennell Institute in Gray, Maine, in 1949.2
  • She married Theodore R Higgins, son of Robert H Higgins and Grace Ellsworth Belyea, on Thursday, 21 Sep 1950 in Maine.1
  • Norma L Bishop was employed by the Pineland Center in New Gloucester, Maine, for 24 years. (Pineland Center in New Gloucester, Maine was established in 1908 to serve as a home for the mentally handicapped of Maine. At the time of its official closing in 1996, Pineland consisted of a 28-building campus and 1600-plus acres. A large part of the acreage consisted of farmland which had at one time been cultivated to sustain the needs of the Center's staff and residents.)2,3
  • She died on 18 Jan 2013 in Gray, Maine, at age 81.4,2
  • Last Edited: 30 Jan 2013

Sources of Information

  1. [S1508] Maine Marriages, 1892-1996, online database, digitized by Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2003 www.ancestry.com. Original publication: Maine State Archives Maine Marriages, 1892-1996 (except 1967 to 1976), .
  2. [S4115] Norma Higgins, Wilson Funeral Home website Funeral Home website obituary notice ,http://www.wilsonfuneralhome.us/Content/Sidebar/…, viewed Jan 2013.
  3. [S4116] Pineland Farms, a website for a 5,000 acre working farm, with particular interest in its history, http://www.pinelandfarms.org/visitors/history.htm, viewed Jan 2013.
  4. [S4050] Eric Higgins, e-mail message to Linda Sargent Reinfeld, received 26 Jan 2013.
  5. [S4050] Eric Higgins, e-mail message to Linda Sargent Reinfeld, received 25 Dec 2012.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Harold L Davis1

ID #19647

Family: Janet B Higgins b. c 1925, d. bt 1980 - 1985

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 4 Jan 2013

Sources of Information

  1. [S1508] Maine Marriages, 1892-1996, online database, digitized by Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2003 www.ancestry.com. Original publication: Maine State Archives Maine Marriages, 1892-1996 (except 1967 to 1976), .
  2. [S4050] Eric Higgins, e-mail message to Linda Sargent Reinfeld, received 25 Dec 2012.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Janice Rae Mclaughlin1,2

ID #19648, (1926-1990)
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 4 Jan 2013

Sources of Information

  1. [S1508] Maine Marriages, 1892-1996, online database, digitized by Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2003 www.ancestry.com. Original publication: Maine State Archives Maine Marriages, 1892-1996 (except 1967 to 1976), .
  2. [S4053] Richard D Higgins, United States Obituary Collection, online database (digitized by Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006) from the Sun-Journal , obituary published 2 Apr 2008.
  3. [S309] US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index", On-line index database.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Martha Sophia Steele1

ID #19649, (1888-1980)

Family: Edward William Higgins b. May 1891

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 24 Aug 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S4578] Maine Marriage Records, 1713-1937, online database, digitized by Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010 www.ancestry.com. Original publication: Maine State Archives Maine Marriage Records, 1713-1937, Augusta, Maine.
  2. [S309] US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index", On-line index database.
  3. [S4784] 1940 US Federal Census, Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, digital image unknown repository; National Archives micropublication, Edward W Higgins head of household, roll T627_1602, enumeration district 9-37, page 12B.
  4. [S2022] 1930 US Federal Census, Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Edward W Higgins head of household, roll 913, enumation district 167, page 10B.
  5. [S1389] State of Massachusetts, Massachusetts Death Index 1970-2003, Digitized by ancestry.com Operations, 2005. (Original publication: www.ancestry.com Massachusetts Death Index 1970-2003, Boston, MA: Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Health Services).
  6. [S1513] Maine Birth Records, 1621-1922, online database, digitized by Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010 www.ancestry.com. Original publication: Maine State Archives Maine Birth Records, 1621-1922, .

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Edward William Higgins1,2

ID #19650, (1916-1943)
Biography:
  • Edward William Higgins was born on 8 May 1916, in Skowhegan, Maine.2,3
  • He appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts in the household of his parents Edward William Higgins and Martha.1
  • He was a pilot in the Army Air Force during WW II.4
  • Edward William Higgins died on 26 Feb 1943 in China at age 26.4
  • He died in a plane crash while flying supplies 'over the hump' during WW II.4
  • Last Edited: 6 Feb 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S2022] 1930 US Federal Census, Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Edward W Higgins head of household, roll 913, enumation district 167, page 10B.
  2. [S1513] Maine Birth Records, 1621-1922, online database, digitized by Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010 www.ancestry.com. Original publication: Maine State Archives Maine Birth Records, 1621-1922, .
  3. [S2022] 1930 US Federal Census, Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication.
  4. [S4569] Unknown author, family tree titled "One World Tree", ancestry.com, http://search.ancestry.com/oldsearch/rectype/trees/ow, viewed Jun 2013.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Winifred Wilson Higgins1

ID #19651, (1923-1949)
Biography:
  • Winifred Wilson Higgins was born on 21 Apr 1923, in Massachusetts.1
  • She appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts in the household of her parents Edward William Higgins and Martha.1
  • Winifred Wilson Higgins died on 2 Nov 1949 at age 26.2
  • Last Edited: 6 Feb 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S2022] 1930 US Federal Census, Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Edward W Higgins head of household, roll 913, enumation district 167, page 10B.
  2. [S4569] Unknown author, family tree titled "One World Tree", ancestry.com, http://search.ancestry.com/oldsearch/rectype/trees/ow, viewed Jun 2013.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Ruth D Higgins1

ID #19652
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 24 Aug 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S2022] 1930 US Federal Census, Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Edward W Higgins head of household, roll 913, enumation district 167, page 10B.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Barbara Higgins1

ID #19653
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 6 Feb 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S2022] 1930 US Federal Census, Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Edward W Higgins head of household, roll 913, enumation district 167, page 10B.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Polly Manley1

ID #19654, (s 1781-)
Biography:
  • Polly Manley was born s 1781.2
  • Last Edited: 9 Jun 2011

Sources of Information

  1. [S1954] Sarah, family tree titled "Manley & Hall Family", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named manley_hall, updated Nov 2007, viewed Jun 2011.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Maurice Manley1

ID #19655, (1794-1795)
Biography:
  • Maurice Manley was born on 12 Sep 1794, in Bridport, Vermont.1
  • He died on 17 Mar 1795 at 6 months and 5 days.1
  • Last Edited: 9 Jun 2011

Sources of Information

  1. [S1954] Sarah, family tree titled "Manley & Hall Family", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named manley_hall, updated Nov 2007, viewed Jun 2011.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Sarah Manley1

ID #19656, (1778-1857)

Family: William Dean b. 29 Jun 1770, d. 28 Apr 1855

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 10 Jun 2011

Sources of Information

  1. [S1954] Sarah, family tree titled "Manley & Hall Family", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named manley_hall, updated Nov 2007, viewed Jun 2011.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


William Dean1

ID #19657, (1770-1855)

Family: Sarah Manley b. 13 Jul 1778, d. 14 Feb 1857

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 21 Sep 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S1954] Sarah, family tree titled "Manley & Hall Family", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named manley_hall, updated Nov 2007, viewed Jun 2011.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Minturn W Dean1

ID #19658, (1808-1880)

Family: Ruth Hinton Beck b. c 1816

Biography:
  • Minturn W Dean was born in 1808, in Vermont.1,2
  • He married Ruth Hinton Beck s 1837.1,3
  • Minturn W Dean and Ruth appeared on the 1860 US Federal Census of West Point, Lee County, Iowa, enumerated 20 Jun 1860, M W was identified as a 'Gentleman'. His real estate was valued at $28,000 with the personal property at $4,500.2
  • Minturn W Dean was a real estate broker.4
  • Minturn W Dean and Ruth appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of San Diego, San Diego County, California, enumerated 27 Jun 1870, estimated real estate value $1,000 and personal estate $500.4
  • Minturn W Dean died in 1880.1
  • Last Edited: 26 Sep 2015

Sources of Information

  1. [S1954] Sarah, family tree titled "Manley & Hall Family", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named manley_hall, updated Nov 2007, viewed Jun 2011.
  2. [S2023] 1860 US Federal Census, West Point, Lee County, Iowa, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, M W Dean head of household, roll M653_330, page 679.
  3. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.
  4. [S2024] 1870 US Federal Census, San Diego, San Diego County, California, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Minturn Dean head of household, roll M593_78, page 493A.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Ruth Hinton Beck1

ID #19659, (c 1816-)

Family: Minturn W Dean b. 1808, d. 1880

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 26 Sep 2015

Sources of Information

  1. [S1954] Sarah, family tree titled "Manley & Hall Family", RootsWeb World Connect, www.rootsweb.com, from database named manley_hall, updated Nov 2007, viewed Jun 2011.
  2. [S2023] 1860 US Federal Census, West Point, Lee County, Iowa, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, M W Dean head of household, roll M653_330, page 679.
  3. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.
  4. [S2024] 1870 US Federal Census, San Diego, San Diego County, California, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Minturn Dean head of household, roll M593_78, page 493A.
  5. [S2024] 1870 US Federal Census, San Diego, San Diego County, California, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Emma Dean1

ID #19660, (c 1839-)
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 9 Jun 2011

Sources of Information

  1. [S2023] 1860 US Federal Census, West Point, Lee County, Iowa, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, M W Dean head of household, roll M653_330, page 679.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.