Husband: Elisha B. Higgins (1)
Born: 17 Jul 1793 in Onslow, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada
Married: 24 Jul 1815 in Onslow, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada
Died: 1877 in Wallace, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada
Father: Philip Higgins
Mother: Mary Crowell
Wife: Mary O'Brien (2)
Born: 24 Oct 1794 in Onslow, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada
Died: before 1861
01 (M): Robert O'Brien Higgins (3 4)
Born: 15 Sep 1826 in Onslow, Colchester, NS, Canada
Died: 30 Apr 1910 in Tatamagouche, Colchester, NS, Canada (5)
Spouses: Elizabeth Stevens
Additional Information

Elisha B. Higgins:


Elisha and Mary had at least 9 children.

  1. Neil Weatherbee; Gatineau, Quebec, Canada, 23 Oct 2006 Email.
  2. Ibid., 23 Oct 2006 Email.
  3. Gene Jane's Road Map to Colchester Families (
  4. Jane (Currie) Wile, Descendants of Anthony and Jemima Elliott, p. 21.
  5. Ibid.

    Turo Daily News - May 9, 1910 - "Robery Higgins died April 30 at Tatamagouche - Mr. Robert Higigns at the great age of 84 years, died at Tatamagouche on Saturday April 30. He left six children in his immediate family. There are three sons, Charles in Boston, and George and Barney at home; and three daughters, Mrs. E. McCallum, Truro; Mrs. Leander Weatherbee at home, and Mrs. Annie C. Phinney, Boston.
    The funeral took place on May 2, at two o'clock p.m., from the home residence, conducted by the Rev. Mr. Ingram. At the grave the members of the Orange Order ha charge, and interment was made at the Tatamagouche Mountain cemetery, with Orange honors."

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