Catharine Hoey1

ID #22121, (c May 1868-)
  • Last Edited: 2021-02-14

Timeline

c May 1868Her birth was registered in Bury R.D., England, in the 1868 AMJ quarter. MMN Higson.1

Citations

  1. [S900] Online GRO Index 1868 AMJ Bury 8C 458.

George Alban Hoey1

ID #22122, (c Aug 1869-)
  • Last Edited: 2021-02-14

Timeline

c Aug 1869His birth was registered in Bury R.D., England, in the 1869 JAS quarter. MMN Higson.1
2 Apr 1871George Alban Hoey appeared as Son in the 1871 census in the household of John Joseph Hoey at 29, China Lane, Manchester, Lancashire.
Age 1 , born Heywood, Lancashire.2
3 Apr 1881George Alban Hoey appeared as Son in the 1881 census in the household of John Joseph Hoey at 14, Cemetery Road, Salford, Lancashire.
Age 11 , Scholar , born Heywood, Lancashire.3

Citations

  1. [S900] Online GRO Index 1869 JAS Bury 8C 407.
  2. [S17] Census, 1871, images & transcriptions RG10/4043 F114 P23.
  3. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/3949 F88 Pg31.

Margaret Ellen Butler1

ID #22123, (c Nov 1880-)
  • Last Edited: 2021-02-14

Timeline

c Nov 1880Her birth was registered in Salford R.D., England, in the 1880 OND quarter. MMN Hoey.1
3 Apr 1881Margaret Ellen Butler appeared as Grandaughter in the 1881 census in the household of John Joseph Hoey at 14, Cemetery Road, Salford, Lancashire.
Age 6 m , Pendlebury, Lancashire.2

Citations

  1. [S180] Free BMD : 1880 OND Salford 8D 30.
  2. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/3949 F88 Pg31.

Margaret Agnes Prestwich1

ID #22124, (c May 1890-)
  • Last Edited: 2021-02-16

Timeline

c May 1890Her birth was registered in Salford R.D., England.1
5 Apr 1891Margaret Agnes Prestwich appeared as Grandaughter in the 1891 census in the household of Margaret Hoey at 171, Church Street, Pendlebury, Lancashire.
Age 1 , born Pendlebury, Lancashire.2

Citations

  1. [S900] Online GRO Index 1890 AMJ Salford 8D 19.
  2. [S19] Census, 1891, images & transcriptions RG12/3205 F 28 pg5.

John Richard Higson

ID #22131, (8 Jun 1834-17 Feb 1906)
  • Last Edited: 2021-03-09

Family: Mary Turner (23 May 1833-1925)

Timeline

8 Jun 1834John Richard Higson was born at Heywood, Lancashire.
from baptism register.1
11 Jan 1835He was baptized at St Luke, Heywood, Lancashire.
Son of John and Ellen Higson of Heywood, Saddler.1
c Feb 1857The marriage of John Richard Higson and Mary Turner, daughter of Thomas Turner and Elizabeth Haworth, was registered in Bury R.D., England, in 1857 JFM quarter.2
c May 1859The birth of his daughter Ellen Elizabeth Higson was registered in Bury R.D., England.3
7 Apr 1861John Richard Higson was recorded as Head of Household in the 1861 census at 24, Rochdale Lane, Heap, Heywood, Lancashire.
Age 26 , Married , Saddler , born Heap, Lancashire.
Household included:- Mary Higson and Ellen Elizabeth Higson.4
14 May 1861His son James Henry Higson was born.5
c Feb 1864The birth of his son John Higson was registered in Rochdale R.D., England.6
c Feb 1866The birth of his son Thomas Higson was registered in Rochdale R.D., England.7
c Aug 1868The birth of his son Herbert Higson was registered in Halifax R.D., England.8
2 Apr 1871John Richard Higson was recorded as Head of Household in the 1871 census at 51, Starkey Street, Heywood, Lancashire.
Age 36 , Married , Saddler , born Heywood, Lancashire.
Household included:- Mary Higson, Ellen Elizabeth Higson, James Henry Higson, John Higson, Thomas Higson and Herbert Higson.9
c Feb 1874The birth of his son Harold Turner Higson was registered in Bury R.D., England.10
c Aug 1876The death of his son, John Higson, was registered in Bury R.D., England.11
3 Apr 1881John Richard Higson was recorded as Head of Household in the 1881 census at 16, Starkey Street, Heywood, Lancashire.
Age 46 , Married , Saddler , born Heywood, Lancashire.
Household included:- Mary Higson, James Henry Higson, Thomas Higson and Herbert Higson.12
1885John Richard Higson was on the passenger list of Liguria, to Australia. age 50.
Accompanied by Mary Higson, Thomas Higson, Herbert Higson and Harold Turner Higson.13
1886His daughter, Ellen Elizabeth Higson, married Howard Smith at Victoria, Australia .14
5 Aug 1891His son, James Henry Higson, married Hannah Francess Burgess at St Andrews Cathedral, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia .15
1905His son, Herbert Higson, married Florence Whiteley at Victoria, Australia .16
17 Feb 1906John Richard Higson died at 280, Beaconsfield Parade, South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia .
Age: 71 , Occupation: Retired Manufacturer , Father:John Higson , Mother: Ellen Boocock.17
29 Mar 1906Probate - John Richard Higson of 280 Beaconsfield Parade, South Melbourne, State of Victoria, Retired Manufacturer, died 17 Feb 1906. Probate at Melbourne, Victoria, Australia .

Memorials

  • There is a memorial to John Richard Higson at St Kilda Cemetery, Port Phillip City, Victoria, Australia , John Richard husband of Mary Higson died 17 February 1906, aged 71 years also Mary Higson wife of the above, died 3 May 1925, aged 92 years also Ellen Elizabeth Smith daughter of the above died 5 April 1934, aged 74 years.18

Citations

  1. [S1052] Parish Records - Manchester.
  2. [S180] Free BMD : 1857 JFM Bury 8C 465.
  3. [S900] Online GRO Index 1859 AMJ Bury 8C 381.
  4. [S16] Census, 1861, images & transcriptions RG9/2843 F21 Pg36.
  5. [S2077] USA Passport Application.
  6. [S900] Online GRO Index 1864 JFM Rochdale 8E 14.
  7. [S900] Online GRO Index 1866 JFM Rochdale 8E 16.
  8. [S900] Online GRO Index 1868 JAS Halifax 9A 450.
  9. [S17] Census, 1871, images & transcriptions RG10/3950 F147 Pg22.
  10. [S900] Online GRO Index 1874 JFM Bury 8C 497.
  11. [S900] Online GRO Index 1876 JAS Bury 8C 280.
  12. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/3856 F45 Pg14.
  13. [S385] Passenger List.
  14. [S1298] Victoria BMD Website Reg Number 6665.
  15. [S2078] Australia -Sydney, Anglican Parish registers.
  16. [S1208] Australia BMD Index Victoria, 87.
  17. [S1298] Victoria BMD Website 1906, Victoria, Australia, Index number: 2726.
  18. [S2076] Australia - Victoria Cemetery records, Memorial Inscriptions.

Ellen Elizabeth Higson

ID #22132, (c May 1859-1934)
  • Last Edited: 2021-02-17

Family: Howard Smith

Notes

Married Name: Ellen Elizabeth Smith.

Timeline

c May 1859Her birth was registered in Bury R.D., England, in the 1859 AMJ quarter. MMN Turner.1
7 Apr 1861Ellen Elizabeth Higson appeared as Daughter in the 1861 census in the household of John Richard Higson at 24, Rochdale Lane, Heap, Heywood, Lancashire.
Age 1 , born Heap, Lancashire.2
2 Apr 1871Ellen Elizabeth Higson appeared as Daughter in the 1871 census in the household of John Richard Higson at 51, Starkey Street, Heywood, Lancashire.
Age 11 , Scholar , born Heywood, Lancashire.3
3 Apr 1881Ellen Elizabeth Higson appeared as Niece in the 1881 census in the household of Thomas Dyson at 18, Fleet Street, Bury, Lancashire.
Age 21 , Unm , born Heywood, Lancashire.4
1886Ellen Elizabeth Higson married Howard Smith at Victoria, Australia .
1886.5
17 Feb 1906Her father, John Richard Higson, died at 280, Beaconsfield Parade, South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia .6
1925Her mother, Mary Higson, died at Prahran, Victoria, Australia .7
1934Ellen Elizabeth Smith died at Windsor, Victoria, Australia .
Age: 74, Abode: Wsor (Windsor), Victoria, Father: John Richard Higson, Mother: Mary Turner.8

Memorials

  • There is a memorial to Ellen Elizabeth Smith at St Kilda Cemetery, Port Phillip City, Victoria, Australia , John Richard husband of Mary Higson died 17 February 1906, aged 71 years also Mary Higson wife of the above, died 3 May 1925, aged 92 years also Ellen Elizabeth Smith daughter of the above died 5 April 1934, aged 74 years.9

Citations

  1. [S900] Online GRO Index 1859 AMJ Bury 8C 381.
  2. [S16] Census, 1861, images & transcriptions RG9/2843 F21 Pg36.
  3. [S17] Census, 1871, images & transcriptions RG10/3950 F147 Pg22.
  4. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/3859 F106 Pg29.
  5. [S1298] Victoria BMD Website Reg Number 6665.
  6. [S1298] Victoria BMD Website 1906, Victoria, Australia, Index number: 2726.
  7. [S1298] Victoria BMD Website 1925, Victoria, Reg Number 6973.
  8. [S1298] Victoria BMD Website 1934, Victoria, Reg Number 2743.
  9. [S2076] Australia - Victoria Cemetery records, Memorial Inscriptions.

James Henry Higson

ID #22133, (14 May 1861-3 Oct 1926)
  • Last Edited: 2021-07-23

Family: Hannah Francess Burgess (Aug 1866-)

Timeline

14 May 1861James Henry Higson was born.
from passport application.1
c May 1861His birth was registered in Bury R.D., England, in the 1861 AMJ quarter. MMN Turner.2
2 Apr 1871He appeared as Son in the 1871 census in the household of John Richard Higson at 51, Starkey Street, Heywood, Lancashire.
Age 9 , Scholar , born Heywood, Lancashire.3
3 Apr 1881James Henry Higson appeared as Son in the 1881 census in the household of John Richard Higson at 16, Starkey Street, Heywood, Lancashire.
Age 19 , Unm , Saddler , born Heywood, Lancashire.4
5 Aug 1891James Henry Higson married Hannah Francess Burgess, daughter of Francis George Burgess and Mary Dinan, at St Andrews Cathedral, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia .
James Henry Higson, Bachelor, ( Born) England, Saddler, 30, (Residence) Sydney; Father: John Richard Higson, Saddler; Mother: Mary Turner
Hannah Francess Burgess, Spinster, (Born) N S W, 25, (Residence) Sydney, Father: Francis George Burgess, Grazier; Mother; Mary Dinan
Witnesses: James Edwin Bint, Sarah Ann Bint.5
18 Jul 1894His daughter Sylvia V Higson was born at Australia .6
15 Apr 1902James Henry Higson was on the passenger list of Ito, from Kobe, Japan, to Seattle, Washington, USA.6
17 Feb 1906His father, John Richard Higson, died at 280, Beaconsfield Parade, South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia .7
15 Apr 1910James Henry Higson appeared in the 1910 census at 1124, Alvarado Street, Los Angeles, California, USA, as Roomer, 48, Harness and Saddler; born England (Father:England, Mother:England); Naturalized 1902.8
21 Nov 1919He was naturalized on 21 Nov 1919 at California, USA.6
1924Letters of Administration of the personal estate of James Henry Higson, USA Passport Application.
Born: 14 May 1861, Born: England, Father: John Richard Higson, Born England, Dead, Emmigrated to USA from Yokohama, Japan April 1902, Resided uninterrupted 1902-1924, Los Angeles, California. Naturalized Nov 21 1919 in Los Angeles, Permanent residence: Los Angeles, Occupation: Attorney at Law, Purpose of Appication: Holiday- British Isles, France, Italy, Spain, Constaniople, Egypt, India, China, Hong Kong, Japan.
Point of departure: Montreal Aug 1924.1
1925His mother, Mary Higson, died at Prahran, Victoria, Australia .9
3 Oct 1926James Henry Higson died.
from US Death Index.10
Oct 1926He was buried at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Mausoleum Main floor.11

Citations

  1. [S2077] USA Passport Application.
  2. [S900] Online GRO Index 1861 AMJ Bury 8C 407.
  3. [S17] Census, 1871, images & transcriptions RG10/3950 F147 Pg22.
  4. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/3856 F45 Pg14.
  5. [S2078] Australia -Sydney, Anglican Parish registers.
  6. [S1283] USA Federal Naturalisation Records.
  7. [S1298] Victoria BMD Website 1906, Victoria, Australia, Index number: 2726.
  8. [S2067] USA Federal Census Records.
  9. [S1298] Victoria BMD Website 1925, Victoria, Reg Number 6973.
  10. [S2079] USA California Death Index.
  11. [S953] Find-a-Grave.

Sylvia V Higson1

ID #22134, (18 Jul 1894-)
  • Last Edited: 2021-02-17

Timeline

18 Jul 1894Sylvia V Higson was born at Australia .1

Citations

  1. [S1283] USA Federal Naturalisation Records.

John Higson

ID #22135, (c Feb 1864-c Aug 1876)
  • Last Edited: 2021-02-17

Timeline

c Feb 1864His birth was registered in Rochdale R.D., England, in the 1864 JFM quarter. MMN Turner.1
2 Apr 1871John Higson appeared as Son in the 1871 census in the household of John Richard Higson at 51, Starkey Street, Heywood, Lancashire.
Age 6 , Scholar , born Heywood, Lancashire.2
c Aug 1876John Higson's death was registered in Bury R.D., England; 1876 JAS quarter , age 12.3

Citations

  1. [S900] Online GRO Index 1864 JFM Rochdale 8E 14.
  2. [S17] Census, 1871, images & transcriptions RG10/3950 F147 Pg22.
  3. [S900] Online GRO Index 1876 JAS Bury 8C 280.

Thomas Higson

ID #22136, (c Feb 1866-)
  • Last Edited: 2021-02-17

Timeline

c Feb 1866His birth was registered in Rochdale R.D., England, in the 1866 JFM quarter. MMN Turner.1
2 Apr 1871Thomas Higson appeared as Son in the 1871 census in the household of John Richard Higson at 51, Starkey Street, Heywood, Lancashire.
Age 5 , Scholar , born Heywood, Lancashire.2
3 Apr 1881Thomas Higson appeared as Son in the 1881 census in the household of John Richard Higson at 16, Starkey Street, Heywood, Lancashire.
Age 15 , Scholar , born Castleton, Lancashire.3
1885Thomas Higson was on the passenger list of the ship Liguria, with John Richard Higson. Age: 19, Baker.4

Citations

  1. [S900] Online GRO Index 1866 JFM Rochdale 8E 16.
  2. [S17] Census, 1871, images & transcriptions RG10/3950 F147 Pg22.
  3. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/3856 F45 Pg14.
  4. [S385] Passenger List.

Herbert Higson

ID #22137, (c Aug 1868-26 Jan 1948)
  • Last Edited: 2021-04-02

Family: Florence Whiteley (c 1882-1950)

Timeline

c Aug 1868His birth was registered in Halifax R.D., England, in the 1868 JAS quarter. MMN Turner.1
2 Apr 1871Herbert Higson appeared as Son in the 1871 census in the household of John Richard Higson at 51, Starkey Street, Heywood, Lancashire.
Age 2 , born Halifax, Yorkshire.2
3 Apr 1881Herbert Higson appeared as Son in the 1881 census in the household of John Richard Higson at 16, Starkey Street, Heywood, Lancashire.
Age 12 , born Halifax, Yorkshire.3
1885Herbert Higson was on the passenger list of the ship Liguria, with John Richard Higson. Age:16.4
1905Herbert Higson married Florence Whiteley at Victoria, Australia .5
17 Feb 1906His father, John Richard Higson, died at 280, Beaconsfield Parade, South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia .6
1925His mother, Mary Higson, died at Prahran, Victoria, Australia .7
May 1930Herbert Higson was on the passenger list of Mongolia (P&O S N Co), from Melbourne, to London. Age 61, Wine Foreman.
Accompanied by Florence Higson.4
1943Herbert Higson and Florence Higson were on the 1943 Electoral Register at Heywood, 15, Waiora Rd, Caulfield, Victoria, Australia .
26 Jan 1948Herbert Higson died at Campbellfield, Victoria, Australia .
Age; 79, Abode: Campbellfield, Victoria, Father: John Richard Higson,Mother: Mary Turner, Occupation: Merchant.8,9

Citations

  1. [S900] Online GRO Index 1868 JAS Halifax 9A 450.
  2. [S17] Census, 1871, images & transcriptions RG10/3950 F147 Pg22.
  3. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/3856 F45 Pg14.
  4. [S385] Passenger List.
  5. [S1208] Australia BMD Index Victoria, 87.
  6. [S1298] Victoria BMD Website 1906, Victoria, Australia, Index number: 2726.
  7. [S1298] Victoria BMD Website 1925, Victoria, Reg Number 6973.
  8. [S1208] Australia BMD Index Victoria, 1001.
  9. [S1297] Australia - N.S.W. Index to Deceased Estate Files 1859-1958.

Harold Turner Higson

ID #22138, (c Feb 1874-1956)
  • Last Edited: 2021-02-22

Timeline

c Feb 1874His birth was registered in Bury R.D., England, in the 1874 JFM quarter. MMN Turner.1
3 Apr 1881Harold Turner Higson appeared as Nephew in the 1881 census in the household of Thomas Dyson at 18, Fleet Street, Bury, Lancashire.
Age 7 , born Heywood, Lancashire.2
1885Harold Turner Higson was on the passenger list of the ship Liguria, with John Richard Higson. Age;11.3
17 Feb 1906His father, John Richard Higson, died at 280, Beaconsfield Parade, South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia .4
22 Jan 1908Harold Turner Higson married Elizabeth Minnie Hodgkins at St Matthews, Prahran, Victoria, Australia .
Harold Turner Higson youngest son of Mary and the late John Higson of Parade Middle Park to Elizabeth Minnie only daughter of the late J.P. Hodgkins of Melbourne.5
8 Feb 1911His son Harold Price Higson was born at Prahran, Victoria, Australia .6,7
1925His mother, Mary Higson, died at Prahran, Victoria, Australia .8
1956Harold Turner Higson died at Victoria, Australia .
Age: 75, Father: John Higson, Mother: Mary Turner.9

Citations

  1. [S900] Online GRO Index 1874 JFM Bury 8C 497.
  2. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/3859 F106 Pg29.
  3. [S385] Passenger List.
  4. [S1298] Victoria BMD Website 1906, Victoria, Australia, Index number: 2726.
  5. [S2080] Australia - Victoria newspaper vital notices.
  6. [S1298] Victoria BMD Website No 6211/1911.
  7. [S2082] GENI Family Tree Website; CD.
  8. [S1298] Victoria BMD Website 1925, Victoria, Reg Number 6973.
  9. [S1298] Victoria BMD Website.

Harold Price Higson

ID #22139, (8 Feb 1911-1 Oct 1982)
  • Last Edited: 2021-02-22

Timeline

8 Feb 1911Harold Price Higson was born at Prahran, Victoria, Australia .1,2
1956His father, Harold Turner Higson, died at Victoria, Australia .3
1 Oct 1982Harold Price Higson died at Brighton, Victoria, Australia .4

Citations

  1. [S1298] Victoria BMD Website No 6211/1911.
  2. [S2082] GENI Family Tree Website; CD.
  3. [S1298] Victoria BMD Website.
  4. [S130] Family Search The Shared Family Tree.