Christopher Higson1

ID #2461, (19 Jun 1851-26 Sep 1937)
  • Last Edited: 2018-03-11

Family: Emily Miles (c 1852-19 Apr 1930)

Timeline

19 Jun 1851Christopher Higson was born at Rusholme, Lancashire.2
Jul 1851His birth was registered in Ardwick, Chorlton R.D., England, in the 1851 JAS quarter.3
12 Oct 1856He was baptized at Cathedral, Manchester, Lancashire.
Son of William & Elizabeth Higson; Abode: Rusholme; Father's occupation: Labourer.2
7 Apr 1861He appeared as son in the 1861 census in the household of Elizabeth Davenport at Midway, Rusholme, Lancashire.
Age 9 , Scholar , born Levenshulme, Lancs.4
Dec 1866The death of his father, William Higson, was registered in Chorlton, Manchester, Lancashire.5
19 Sep 1875Christopher Higson married Emily Miles, daughter of John Miles, at St Thomas, Heaton Chapel, Heaton Norris, Lancashire.
Christopher, 22, bachelor, Fireman, Heaton Norris, Father:William Higson, Labourer
Emily, 22, spinster, servant, Heaton Norris; Father: John Miles, Labourer
Witnesses: George Jones, Emily Cantrell.6
17 Nov 1875His son John William Higson was born at Levenshulme, Lancashire.7
24 Jan 1881His daughter Florence Higson was born at Gorton, Lancashire.8,9
1885His daughter Minnie Higson was born at Gorton, Lancashire.9
1889His son Joseph Higson was born at Stockport, Cheshire.9
1892His son Christopher Higson was born at Stockport, Cheshire.9
1897His daughter Edna Emma Higson was born at Stockport, Cheshire.9
2 Apr 1911Christopher Higson was recorded as Head of Household in the 1911 census at 29, Shaw Heath, Edgeley, Stockport, Cheshire.
Age 58 , married , Invalid , born Levenshulme, Lancashire.
Household included:- Emma Higson, John William Higson, Florence Higson, Minnie Higson, Joseph Higson, Christopher Higson and Edna Emma Higson.9
21 Apr 1920His son Joseph Higson died at Stockport, Cheshire.10
19 Apr 1930His wife, Emily Miles, died.
26 Sep 1937Christopher Higson died at 29, Shaw Heath, Edgeley, Stockport, Cheshire.11
Sep 1937Christopher Higson's death was registered in Stockport R.D., England; 1937 JAS quarter , age 86.12
13 Oct 1937Probate - Christopher Higson of 29 Shaw Heath, Edgeley, Stockport, died 26 September 1937. Probate at Chester to Florence Higson, spinsters, Edna Emma Higson. Effects £153 18s 10d.11

Citations

  1. [S16] Census, 1861, images & transcriptions.
  2. [S478] Parish Records - Manchester, Cathedral.
  3. [S182] GRO/FreeBMD & Lancashire BMD.
  4. [S16] Census, 1861, images & transcriptions RG9/2875 F? P30.
  5. [S180] Free BMD.
  6. [S2014] Parish Records - Heaton Norris, St Thomas.
  7. [S666] Parish Records.
  8. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  9. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions RG14/21396.
  10. [S457] Memorial Inscriptions - Stockport Cemetery.
  11. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  12. [S180] Free BMD.
  13. [S327] Parish Records.

John William Higson1

ID #2463, (17 Nov 1875-)
  • Last Edited: 2019-02-24

Timeline

17 Nov 1875John William Higson was born at Levenshulme, Lancashire.2
30 Apr 1876He was baptized at St Peter, Levenshulme, Lancashire.
John William, child of Christopher & Emma Higson; Abode: Levenshulme; Father's Occupation: Fireman.2
2 Apr 1911He appeared as son in the 1911 census in the household of Christopher Higson at 29, Shaw Heath, Edgeley, Stockport, Cheshire.
Age 35 , Single , Labourer, fitters, locomotive , born Levenshulme, Lancashire.1

Citations

  1. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions RG14/21396.
  2. [S666] Parish Records.

Florence Higson1

ID #2464, (24 Jan 1881-22 Aug 1966)
  • Last Edited: 2019-02-24

Timeline

24 Jan 1881Florence Higson was born at Gorton, Lancashire.2,3
5 Mar 1882She was baptized at St Mark, Gorton, Lancashire.
Child of Christopher & Emma Higson; Abode: W.Gorton; Father's occupation: Railway driver.1
2 Apr 1911She appeared as Daughter in the 1911 census in the household of Christopher Higson at 29, Shaw Heath, Edgeley, Stockport, Cheshire.
Age 28 , Single , Mill Hand, weaver, Cotton , born Gorton, Lancashire.3
19 Apr 1930Her mother, Emily Miles, died.
26 Sep 1937Her father, Christopher Higson, died at 29, Shaw Heath, Edgeley, Stockport, Cheshire.4
13 Oct 1937Florence Higson was an executrix of Christopher Higson's estate.4
Sep 1939Florence Higson appeared on the 1939 register at 29, Shaw Heath, Edgeley, Stockport, Cheshire. Single; Wool Frame Tenter.
Also present Edna Emma Higson.2
22 Aug 1966Florence Higson died.

Memorials

  • There is a memorial to Florence Higson at Stockport Crematorium, Stockport, Cheshire, BB 20
    Emma, Beloved wife of Christopher Higson who died April 19th 1930
    Joseph the Beloved son of Christopher and Emma Higson who passed away April 21st 1920 aged 30 years
    Florence, beloved daughter of the above fell asleep Aug 22nd 1966 aged 86 years
    Also Edna Emma died March 17th 1971 age 74 years. A beloved daughter.5

Citations

  1. [S327] Parish Records.
  2. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  3. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions RG14/21396.
  4. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  5. [S953] Find-a-Grave.

Minnie Higson1

ID #2465, (1885-)
  • Last Edited: 2016-07-09

Timeline

1885Minnie Higson was born at Gorton, Lancashire.1
2 Apr 1911She appeared as Daughter in the 1911 census in the household of Christopher Higson at 29, Shaw Heath, Edgeley, Stockport, Cheshire.
Age 26 , Single , Mill Hand, weaver, Cotton , born Gorton, Lancashire.1

Citations

  1. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions RG14/21396.

Joseph Higson1

ID #2466, (1889-21 Apr 1920)
  • Last Edited: 2017-12-16

Timeline

1889Joseph Higson was born at Stockport, Cheshire.1
2 Apr 1911He appeared as son in the 1911 census in the household of Christopher Higson at 29, Shaw Heath, Edgeley, Stockport, Cheshire.
Age 22 , Single , Warehouseman ***sion , born Stockport, Cheshire.1
21 Apr 1920Joseph Higson died at Stockport, Cheshire.2
Apr 1920Joseph Higson's death was registered in Stockport Second, Stockport R.D., England; 1920 AMJ quarter , age 30.3

Memorials

  • There is a memorial to Joseph Higson at Stockport Crematorium, Stockport, Cheshire, BB 20
    Emma, Beloved wife of Christopher Higson who died April 19th 1930
    Joseph the Beloved son of Christopher and Emma Higson who passed away April 21st 1920 aged 30 years
    Florence, beloved daughter of the above fell asleep Aug 22nd 1966 aged 86 years
    Also Edna Emma died March 17th 1971 age 74 years. A beloved daughter.4

Citations

  1. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions RG14/21396.
  2. [S457] Memorial Inscriptions - Stockport Cemetery.
  3. [S181] GRO/Free & Cheshire BMD : 1920 AMJ Stockport second 8a82 ST2/19/94.
  4. [S953] Find-a-Grave.

Christopher Higson1

ID #2467, (1892-)
  • Last Edited: 2016-07-09

Timeline

1892Christopher Higson was born at Stockport, Cheshire.1
2 Apr 1911He appeared as son in the 1911 census in the household of Christopher Higson at 29, Shaw Heath, Edgeley, Stockport, Cheshire.
Age 19 , Single , General Labourer , born Stockport, Cheshire.1

Citations

  1. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions RG14/21396.

Edna Emma Higson1

ID #2468, (1897-17 Mar 1971)
  • Last Edited: 2019-02-24

Timeline

1897Edna Emma Higson was born at Stockport, Cheshire.1
2 Apr 1911She appeared as Daughter in the 1911 census in the household of Christopher Higson at 29, Shaw Heath, Edgeley, Stockport, Cheshire.
Age 14 , Mill Hand, Learner, Cotton , born Stockport, Cheshire.1
19 Apr 1930Her mother, Emily Miles, died.
26 Sep 1937Her father, Christopher Higson, died at 29, Shaw Heath, Edgeley, Stockport, Cheshire.2
13 Oct 1937Edna Emma Higson was an executrix of Christopher Higson's estate.2
Sep 1939Edna Emma Higson appeared on the 1939 register in the household of Florence Higson at 29, Shaw Heath, Edgeley, Stockport, Cheshire.3
17 Mar 1971Edna Emma Higson died.

Memorials

  • There is a memorial to Edna Emma Higson at Stockport Crematorium, Stockport, Cheshire, BB 20
    Emma, Beloved wife of Christopher Higson who died April 19th 1930
    Joseph the Beloved son of Christopher and Emma Higson who passed away April 21st 1920 aged 30 years
    Florence, beloved daughter of the above fell asleep Aug 22nd 1966 aged 86 years
    Also Edna Emma died March 17th 1971 age 74 years. A beloved daughter.4

Citations

  1. [S21] Census, 1911, images & transcriptions RG14/21396.
  2. [S99] National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), England & Wales, 1858-1995.
  3. [S150] Register of British Population - September 1939.
  4. [S953] Find-a-Grave.