Wife: Elizabeth Stevens (4)
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."
Revised: November 26, 2016