Sarah Mary Heywood1

F, b. 1884, d. 1969
  • Sarah Mary Heywood was born in 1884. She was the daughter of Joseph William Heywood and Elizabeth Wade.1,2
  • At the age of 18 years, Sarah Mary Heywood married Robert Simpson, son of James (Derry) Simpson and Jane Dunn Unknown, in 1902 in Queensland.1,3
  • Sarah Mary Heywood and Robert Simpson appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1903 living at Highfields Road. Robert was a labourer.4
  • In 1965,her husband, Robert Simpson died in Queensland.1,5
  • Sarah Mary Heywood died in 1969 in Queensland.1,2

Citations

  1. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Headstone Inscription.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1969     C3117     Sarah Mary     Simpson;     Joseph William Heywood ;     Elizabeth Wade.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1902     C495     Robert     Simpson;     Sarah Mary     Heywood.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Cabarlah 1903.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1965     C4691     Robert     Simpson     ;James Simpson      ;Jane Dunn.

Unknown Hibard1

M, b. circa 1905

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Deaths 2003/21094     Hibbard      Mildred Susannah ;     10 April 1905.

Gertrude Hibbert1

F, b. 1891, d. 1982
  • Gertrude Hibbert was born in 1891. She was the daughter of William Hibbert and Mary.2
  • At the age of 25 years, Gertrude Hibbert married Sidney Barwood Davies, son of James Oliver Davies and Emma Adeline Brown, on 5 January 1916 in South Brisbane. Their marriage was reporrted in The Queensland Figaro- " MARRIAGES. Jan. 5th.-Miss Gertrude Hibbert, second daughter of the late Mr. William Hibbert and Mrs. Hibbert, South Brisbane, to Mr. Sidney Barwood Davies, third son of Mr. and Mrs. J. O. Davies, Cooyar; at the residence of the bride's mother; by the Rev. J. B. Galloway.1,3
  • Gertrude Hibbert and Sidney Barwood Davies appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1930 living at Eagle Vale, Thornville. Sidney was a farmer.4
  • In 1959,her husband, Sidney Barwood Davies died in Queensland.5
  • Gertrude Hibbert died in 1982 in Queensland.6,7

Citations

  1. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, Queensland Figaro (Brisbane, Qld. : 1901 - 1936) Saturday 22 January 1916 p 9 Family Notices.
  2. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Courier-Mail Saturday 1 August 1942 Page 5.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1916     B18032     Gertrude     Hibbert;     Sidney Barwood     Davies.
  4. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crows Nest 1930.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death1959     C1145     Sidney Barwood     Davies;     James Oliver ;     Emma Adeline Brown.
  6. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1982     57942     Gertrude     Davies;     William ;     Mary Hibbert.

Muriel Norma Hibell1

F, b. 29 November 1911, d. 6 June 2000

Murial Norma Cresswell (nee Hibell) 1911-2000. Thanks to Yvonne
  • Muriel Norma Hibell was born on 29 November 1911 in Martin, New Zealand.1,2
  • At the age of 24 years, 7 months and 22 days, Muriel Norma Hibell married John Gordon Best Cresswell, son of Frank Cresswell and Maria Best, on 21 July 1936 in Palmerston North, New Zealand.1
  • On 7 June 1978,her husband, John Gordon Best Cresswell died in Palmerston North, New Zealand, at age 65. He was a dairy farmer of 12 Goodwin Crescent.1,3,4
  • Muriel Norma Hibell died on 6 June 2000 in Palmeston North Public Hospital, New Zealand, at age 88. She was a widow of 12 Goodwin Crescent at the time of her death.2
  • She was buried in Kelvin Grove Cemetery & Crematorium.4

Citations

  1. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 2000/11649 Cresswell Muriel Norma ; 29 November 1911.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1978/33524 Cresswell John Gordon Best; 30 August 1912.
  4. Palmeston North City Council, NZ, online http://www.pncc.govt.nz/ServicesAndFacilities/…

Eliza Jane Hicks1

F

Children of Eliza Jane Hicks and Canon Richard Roberts Eva

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, 1891/C8464 Eva     Oswald Francis St.David Richard Roberts Eliza Jane Hicks.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, 1887/C7128 Eva Irene Beatrice Richard Roberts     Eliza Jane Hicks.

Elizabeth Morris (Morry) Hiddleston1,2

F, b. 1901, d. 10 January 1972
  • Elizabeth Morris (Morry) Hiddleston was born in 1901.
  • At the age of 20 years, Elizabeth Morris (Morry) Hiddleston married George Albert French, son of George French and Elizabeth Jane Bentley, on 19 February 1921 in Wilston, Brisbane, Queensland.
  • On 6 July 1931,her husband, George Albert French died in the General Hospital, Toowoomba, Queensland, at age 38. George was taking part in a Light Horse display at the Millmerran Show Grounds when he fell from his horse sustaining head injuries. He was transported to the Toowoomba General Hospital but did not regain consciousness.3,4
  • Elizabeth Morris (Morry) Hiddleston married Unknown Bennett circa 1940.2
  • Elizabeth Morris (Morry) Hiddleston died on 10 January 1972.2
  • She was buried on 1 February 1972 in Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery. She is buried with her first husband, George Albert FRENCH.3,2

Citations

  1. Alan Taber, Jan, 2000.
  2. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  3. Interview, Joan Rogers, 14/2/2000.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1931/C3091 George Albert French; George Albert; Elizabeth Jane Bentley.

Alice M Higgins1

F, b. circa 1885
  • Alice M Higgins was born circa 1885.1
  • Alice M Higgins married James A Lynch in 1905 in Gundagai, New South Wales.1,2

Child of Alice M Higgins and James A Lynch

Citations

  1. Certificate, Frank Norfolk Werner & Edna Aileen Lyncy marriage of 28/12/1935.
  2. NSW Births Deaths & Marriages Index, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory/search.htm, Marriages 6929/1905 LYNCH JAMES A ; HIGGINS ALICE M ; GUNDAGAI.

Emily May Higgins1

F, b. circa 1885

Child of Emily May Higgins and William James Todhunter

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Births 1909/19364     William James Todhunter;     William James;     Emily May Higgins.

Female Higgins1,2

F, b. 1853
  • Female Higgins was born in 1853 in Nelson, New Zealand.1
  • She was the daughter of Selina Higgins.1

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1853/466     Higgins      Unamed Female      Nelson.
  2. Helen Jennings, "E-mail - re Charles Eyles," e-mail to Audrey, 4 October 2012.

Hannah Higgins1

F

Child of Hannah Higgins and Job Osborne

Citations

  1. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm, Osborne Family.

Hannah Higgins1,2

F, b. 1824
  • Hannah Higgins was born in 1824 in Merriott, Somerset.1
  • At the age of 27 years, Hannah Higgins married Job Osborne, son of Job Osborne and Susanna Osborne, on 29 April 1851 in Merriott, Somerset. Job is shown as a 24 year old bachelor, a gardener of Lower Street, father Job Osborne gardener. Hannah is shown as a 27 year old spinster domestic of Lower Street, father William Higgens of Lower Street. Witnesses to the marriage were Joseph Goodland and Alfred Raindle.1,2
  • Hannah Higgins and Job Osborne appeared on the census of 7 April 1861 in Lower Street, Merriott, Somerset. Job is shown as a 32 year old gardener, born Merriott living with his wife Hannah, 34 born Somerset, and their children Louisa 9, Joseph 7 and William 3 all scholars born Merriott.3
  • Hannah Higgins and Job Osborne appeared on the census of 2 April 1871 in Lower Street, Merriott. Job is shown as a 42 year old market gardener born Merriott, living with his wife Hannah 45 born Merriott, and their children:Joseph 17, home; William 13, home; and Emma 8, scholar. All the children were born in Merriott.1

Children of Hannah Higgins and Job Osborne

Citations

  1. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm, 1871 Census Osborne Family.
  2. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm, Marriages Osborne Family.
  3. Merriott Family Genealogy - Sue Osborne, online http://www.merriottfamiliesgenealogy.net/index.htm, 1861 Census Osborne Family.

Peter Higgins1

M, b. 25 December 1804, d. 12 December 1847
  • Peter Higgins was baptized on 25 December 1804 in Baltonsborough, Somerset.1
  • At the age of 22 years and 1 day, Peter Higgins married Mary Slade on 26 December 1826 in Baltonsborough, Somerset, England. They had three children, Sydney, Angelina and Rhoda.1
  • Peter Higgins and Mary Slade immigrated to Nelson, New Zealand, on 24 September 1841. Mary 48, and 36 year old Peter,'s children Sydney 15, Angelina 14, and Rhoda 10 travelled with them on the Mary Ann along with Mary's grandaughter Selina Gill/Higgins aged 6. Also on board were Daniel Eyles and his family.1,2
  • Peter Higgins died on 12 December 1847 at age 42. He was killed while felling a tree on his property at Spring Grove.1

Citations

  1. All Aboard the Mary Ann, online http://www.genealogy.ianskipworth.com/pdf/gillsnet.pdf
  2. Passenger Lists to Nelson, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ourstuff/…

Selina Higgins1

F, b. February 1836, d. 20 September 1906
  • Selina Higgins was baptized in February 1836 in Baltonsborough, Somerset, England, as Selina GILL, but later took on the name of Selina Higgins after her mother's marriage to Peter Higgins.1
  • She was the daughter of Jemima Gill.1
  • Selina Higgins immigrated on 24 September 1841 to Nelson, New Zealand, with Mary Slade and Peter Higgins. Mary 48, and 36 year old Peter,'s children Sydney 15, Angelina 14, and Rhoda 10 travelled with them on the Mary Ann along with Mary's grandaughter Selina Gill/Higgins aged 6. Also on board were Daniel Eyles and his family.1,2
  • About 1859 Selina Higgins began living with Charles Eyles in Blenheim, New Zealand. Selina was the granddaughter of Mary Higgins, the second wife of Charles's father Daniel. She lived just across the road from Charles and Mary Ann with her grandmother. Selina was 23 and Charles in his late 30's.
    Charles left his wife Mary Ann in Richmond and went to live in Blenheim with Selina and the children. Selina gave birth to their first child, Cecilia, in February 1860, just over three months after Mary Ann had given birth to Charles Samuel Eyles late October 1859. All of the children of the relationship are registered in Blenheim Courthouse under the name of EYLES, the name by which they were known.3
  • On 5 April 1886,her partner, Charles Eyles died in Grovetown, Marlborough, New Zealand, at age 65. His death certificate showed he died of cellulitus of the scalp and exhaustion. His living children were listed as Walter 28, Elizabeth 37, Harriet 35, Charlotte 33, Esther 30. His children by Selina were not recorded.4,5,6,7
  • At the age of 56 years and 3 months, Selina Higgins married James Lees on 12 May 1892 in Presbyterian Manse, Blenheim, New Zealand.8,9
  • In July 1905,her husband, James Lees died.10
  • Selina Higgins died on 20 September 1906 at age 70. She died of vavulvar heart disease.8,11
  • She was buried on 22 September 1906 in Okamo Cemetery.8,10

Child of Selina Higgins

Children of Selina Higgins and Charles Eyles

Citations

  1. All Aboard the Mary Ann, online http://www.genealogy.ianskipworth.com/pdf/gillsnet.pdf
  2. Passenger Lists to Nelson, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ourstuff/…
  3. Dorothy Perkins, "The Eyles & Gillis Settlers, 1636-1987."
  4. Genes Reunited, online http://www.genesreunited.com.au, Graeme Adams - message.
  5. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Deaths 1886/2907 Eyles Charles; 66years.
  6. New Zealand Paul Jones, Compiled Records - Transcript of Official NZ Records, Death 1886/2907; 5/4/1886; Eyles Charles; 66Y; Wairau 789.
  7. Genes Reunited, online http://www.genesreunited.com.au, Ruth Mullins Site.
  8. Helen Jennings, "E-mail - re Charles Eyles," e-mail to Audrey, 4 October 2012.
  9. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriage 1892/1228     Selina      Higgins      ;James      Lees.
  10. Marlborough District Council, online http://www.marlborough.govt.nz/Services/Cemeteries
  11. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Death 1906/8085     Lees ;     Selina ;     71Y.
  12. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Birth 1853/466     Higgins      Unamed Female      Nelson.
  13. Tracing Adam, online http://tracingadam.7doves.com/

Ann Daisy Louisa Higginson1

F, b. 1899, d. 1975

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1899/C3439     Ann Daisy Louisa     Higginson;     Charles Alfred;     Louisa Julia Blinco.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1918/C1613     Higginson     Ann Daisy Louisa;     Grunwald     Carl.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1975     B63113     Ann Daisy Louisa     Grunwald;     Charles Alfred Higginson ;     Louisa Julia Blinco.

Charles Alfred Higginson1

M, b. 1869, d. 25 April 1928
  • Charles Alfred Higginson was born in 1869. He was the son of Frank Claud HIGGINSON and Harriet LAWSON.1,2
  • At the age of 22 years, Charles Alfred Higginson married Louisa Julia Blinco, daughter of Alfred William Blinco and Marion Dinah Langton, on 15 November 1891 in Toowoomba, Queensland.1,3
  • Charles Alfred Higginson died on 25 April 1928 in Queensland.2,4
  • He was buried on 26 April 1928 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.4

Children of Charles Alfred Higginson and Louisa Julia Blinco

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1891/C665     Higginson     Charles Alfred;     Blinco     Louisa Julia.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1928/C2142     Charles Alfred     Higginson;     Frank Claude Higginson;     Harriett Lawson.
  3. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  4. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.
  5. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1956/C5738     William Edward     Higginson;     Charles Alfred;     Louisa Julia Blinco.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1894/C3537     Henry     Higginsonl     Charles Alfredl     Louisa Julia Blinco.
  7. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1899/C3439     Ann Daisy Louisa     Higginson;     Charles Alfred;     Louisa Julia Blinco.
  8. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1908/C11270     Frank Claud     Higginson;     Charles Alfred;     Louisa Julia.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1912/C13499     Lilian Violet Ada     Higginson;     Charles Alfred;     Louisa Julia Blencoe.

Charles Edward Alexander Higginson1

M, b. 15 April 1917, d. 19 July 2000

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  2. Conversation, Mum, 16 Jul 2013.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs sub div Crows Nest 1943-1949.
  4. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crow's Nest Cemetery.

Frank Claud Higginson1

M, b. 16 November 1908, d. 1 June 1974
  • Frank Claud Higginson was born on 16 November 1908 in Toowoomba, Queensland.1,2
  • He was the son of Charles Alfred Higginson and Louisa Julia Blinco.1
  • Frank Claud Higginson was the pilot of the plane in which John Charles (Jack) White and Eliza Ann (Ann) Barton crashed on their honeymoon flight in July 1931. Their marriage got off to a rocky start as reported in The Sydney Morning Herald on 23 July - AEROPLANE HITS TREE.
    Newly-married Couple Injured.
    BRISBANE, Wednesday
    Misfortune befell a bride and bridegroom at Crow's Nest (at the racecourse) to-day, when the aeroplane in which they were travelling hit a tree when taking off and turned over. Mr. and Mrs. White, the newly-married couple, received cuts on their faces and heads and suffered from shock. Pilot Higginson received cuts on the face. The machine was badly damaged.3,4

  • At the age of 30 years and 7 days, Frank Claud Higginson married Constance Mary McGovern, daughter of John Michael (Jack) McGovern and Maria (Mary) Vandersee, on 23 November 1938 in Toowoomba.2
  • Frank Claud Higginson enlisted in the RAAF. He gave his next of kin as his wife Constance. He was discharged on 25 Apr 1945 with the rank of Wing Commander in the 7th Aircraft Depot.5
  • Frank Claud Higginson died on 1 June 1974 in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 65.2,6
  • He was cremated in Mt Thompson Crematorium.2

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1908/C11270     Frank Claud     Higginson;     Charles Alfred;     Louisa Julia.
  2. Beryl, "re Guy/Ward/Grunwald Families," e-mail to Audrey, 21/06/2014.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1931/C2586     White     John Charles;     Barton     Eliza Ann.
  4. Australian Newspapers beta Trove (National Library of Australia), online http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=, The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 23 July 1931 , Page 9.
  5. WW2 Nominal Roll, online http://www.ww2roll.gov.au, Service Record of Frank Claud Higginson.
  6. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1974     B50776     Frank Claud     Higginson;     Charles Alfred Higginson ;     Louisa Julia Blinco.

Henry Higginson1

M, b. 1894

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1894/C3537     Henry     Higginsonl     Charles Alfredl     Louisa Julia Blinco.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1918/C1611     Higginson     Henry     ;Minhinnett     Mabel robina.

Lillian Violet Ada Higginson1

F, b. 31 July 1912, d. 24 July 2000
  • Lillian Violet Ada Higginson was born on 31 July 1912 in Toowoomba, Queensland.1,2
  • She was the daughter of Charles Alfred Higginson and Louisa Julia Blinco.1
  • At the age of 22 years and 11 days, Lillian Violet Ada Higginson married Robert John Mervan Fry on 11 August 1934 in Closeburn, Brisbane, Queensland.3
  • On 2 July 1973,her husband, Robert John Mervan Fry died in Ipswich, Queensland, at age 60.2,4
  • Lillian Violet Ada Higginson died on 24 July 2000 in Brisbane at age 87.2
  • She was cremated in Mt Thompson Crematorium.2

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1912/C13499     Lilian Violet Ada     Higginson;     Charles Alfred;     Louisa Julia Blencoe.
  2. Beryl, "re Guy/Ward/Grunwald Families," e-mail to Audrey, 21/06/2014.
  3. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1934/B19145     Fry     Robert John Mervan;     Higginson     Lilian Violet Ada.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1973     C4573     Robert John Mervyn     Fry     ;William Thomas Fry      ;Jessie Sprint.

Thelma Higginson1

F, b. 19 November 1915, d. 5 July 2000

Citations

  1. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1934/C1004     Pallister     Archibald     ;Higginson     Thelma Frances.
  3. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs, Sub Div Crow's Nest 1943.

William Edward Higginson1

M, b. 1892, d. 9 October 1956

Children of William Edward Higginson and Ada Neilson

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1956/C5738     William Edward     Higginson;     Charles Alfred;     Louisa Julia Blinco.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Birth 1892/C3762     William Edward     Higginson;     Charles Alfred;     Louisa Julia Blinco.
  3. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php, Crow's Nest Cemetery.
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1912/C3226     Higginson     William Edward;     Neilson     Ada.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs sub div Crows Nest 1930-1949.
  6. Mundia.com, online http://www.mundia.com

Minnie Grace Higgs1

F, b. 1879, d. 1961
  • Minnie Grace Higgs was born in 1879 in New Zealand. May be twin to Zoe Ethel. She never married.1
  • She was the daughter of William Joseph Higgs and Mary Sutton.1
  • Minnie Grace Higgs died in 1961 in New Zealand.2

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Births 1879/6238     Higgs      Minnie Grace      ;Mary     ;William Joseph.
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Deaths 1961/22859     Higgs      Minnie Grace ;     81Y.

Richard Higgs1

M, b. circa 1865

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Births 1888/2314     Agnes      Sutton ;     Richard      Higgs.
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriages 1888/2314     Agnes      Sutton ;     Richard      Higgs.

William Joseph Higgs1

M, b. circa 1850

Children of William Joseph Higgs and Mary Sutton

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Marriages 1878/2716     Mary      Sutton ;     William Joseph      Higgs.
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Births 1879/6238     Higgs      Minnie Grace      ;Mary     ;William Joseph.
  3. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Births 1879/6239     Higgs      Zoe Ethel      ;Mary     ;William Joseph.

Zoe Ethel Higgs1

F, b. 1879, d. 1934
  • Zoe Ethel Higgs was born in 1879 in New Zealand. May be twin to Minnie Grace. Like Minnie she never married.1
  • She was the daughter of William Joseph Higgs and Mary Sutton.1
  • Zoe Ethel Higgs died in 1934 in New Zealand.2

Citations

  1. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Births 1879/6239     Higgs      Zoe Ethel      ;Mary     ;William Joseph.
  2. NZ Births Marriages Deaths, online https://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/home/, Deaths 1934/4031     Higgs      Zoe Ethel      ;54Y.

George Higland1

M, b. March 1881
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census George Higland was living in the household of John Higland and Ann Hockey in Rushy Wood, Haselbury Plunkett, Somerset. John is shown as a 26 year old cow keeper born Chiselborough living with his wife Ann aged 25, born Stoke sub Hamdon and their three sons Walter Henry 7 born Norton sub Hamdon; Thomas William aged 5 born Norton sub Hamdon and George aged 2 weeks born Haselbury. Living with them are his mother in law Frances Hockey aged 59, a widow born Monocute and a glover and sister in law Louisa aged 9 a scholar born Norton sub Hamdon. COMPILERS NOTE: Louisa appears on the census twice.1
  • George Higland was born in March 1881 in Haselbury Plunkett, Somerset.1
  • He was the son of John Higland and Ann Hockey.1

Citations

  1. Census 1881 British, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Search/frameset_search.asp, Family History Library Film      1341575 Public Records Office Reference      RG11
    Piece / Folio 2389 / 95 Page Number      1.

John Higland1

M, b. 1845
  • John Higland was born in 1845 in Chiselborough, Somerset, England.1,2
  • At the age of 23 years, John Higland married Ann Hockey, daughter of John Hockey and Frances Hockey, on 28 January 1868 in Norton Sub Hamdon, Somerset.3
  • John Higland and Ann Hockey appeared on the census of 3 April 1881 in Rushy Wood, Haselbury Plunkett, Somerset. John is shown as a 26 year old cow keeper born Chiselborough living with his wife Ann aged 25, born Stoke sub Hamdon and their three sons Walter Henry 7 born Norton sub Hamdon; Thomas William aged 5 born Norton sub Hamdon and George aged 2 weeks born Haselbury. Living with them are his mother in law Frances Hockey aged 59, a widow born Monocute and a glover and sister in law Louisa aged 9 a scholar born Norton sub Hamdon. COMPILERS NOTE: Louisa appears on the census twice.2

Children of John Higland and Ann Hockey

Citations

  1. Hockey Family History (Ian Hall), online http://www.bedfordpark.net/genealogy/hockey/tree_norton.htm
  2. Census 1881 British, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Search/frameset_search.asp, Family History Library Film      1341575 Public Records Office Reference      RG11
    Piece / Folio 2389 / 95 Page Number      1.
  3. International Genealogy Index, online http://www.familysearch.org/, Submitted by member.

Thomas William Higland1

M, b. 1876
  • Thomas William Higland was born in 1876 in Norton sub Hamdon, Somerset.1
  • He was the son of John Higland and Ann Hockey.1
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Thomas William Higland was living in the household of John Higland and Ann Hockey in Rushy Wood, Haselbury Plunkett, Somerset. John is shown as a 26 year old cow keeper born Chiselborough living with his wife Ann aged 25, born Stoke sub Hamdon and their three sons Walter Henry 7 born Norton sub Hamdon; Thomas William aged 5 born Norton sub Hamdon and George aged 2 weeks born Haselbury. Living with them are his mother in law Frances Hockey aged 59, a widow born Monocute and a glover and sister in law Louisa aged 9 a scholar born Norton sub Hamdon. COMPILERS NOTE: Louisa appears on the census twice.1

Citations

  1. Census 1881 British, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Search/frameset_search.asp, Family History Library Film      1341575 Public Records Office Reference      RG11
    Piece / Folio 2389 / 95 Page Number      1.

Walter Henry Higland1

M, b. 1873
  • Walter Henry Higland was born in 1873.1
  • He was the son of John Higland and Ann Hockey.1
  • At the time of the 3 April 1881 census Walter Henry Higland was living in the household of John Higland and Ann Hockey in Rushy Wood, Haselbury Plunkett, Somerset. John is shown as a 26 year old cow keeper born Chiselborough living with his wife Ann aged 25, born Stoke sub Hamdon and their three sons Walter Henry 7 born Norton sub Hamdon; Thomas William aged 5 born Norton sub Hamdon and George aged 2 weeks born Haselbury. Living with them are his mother in law Frances Hockey aged 59, a widow born Monocute and a glover and sister in law Louisa aged 9 a scholar born Norton sub Hamdon. COMPILERS NOTE: Louisa appears on the census twice.2

Citations

  1. Hockey Family History (Ian Hall), online http://www.bedfordpark.net/genealogy/hockey/tree_norton.htm
  2. Census 1881 British, online http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Search/frameset_search.asp, Family History Library Film      1341575 Public Records Office Reference      RG11
    Piece / Folio 2389 / 95 Page Number      1.

Gladys Mary Hile1

F, b. 1902, d. November 1972
  • Gladys Mary Hile was born in 1902. She was the daughter of John James Hile and Annie Agnes Rooke.1,2,3
  • At the age of 18 years, Gladys Mary Hile married Robert John Gracey, son of John Gracey and Ellen Hurley, in 1920 in Queensland.1,4
  • Gladys Mary Hile and Robert John Gracey appeared on the Electoral Roll between 1925 and 1930 living at Nutgrove. Robert was a carrier and Gladys carried out home duties.5
  • Gladys Mary Hile witnessed the burial of Robert John Gracey on 26 June 1928 in Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery.6
  • Gladys Mary Hile was listed as the next of kin of Robert John Gracey when she enlisted in the Australian Army on 27 June 1941 in Brisbane. He stated he was living at Oakey at the time and gave his next of kin as his wife Grace. He was discharged on 19 Jul 1943 with the rank of Private.7
  • Gladys Mary Hile and Robert John Gracey appeared on the Electoral Roll in 1949 living at Cooyar. Robert was a farmer.8
  • In April 1968,her husband, Robert John Gracey died in Brisbane, Queensland, at age 73.9
  • Gladys Mary Hile died in November 1972 in Brisbane, Queensland.2
  • She was buried on 8 November 1972 in Mt Gravatt Cemetery.3

Children of Gladys Mary Hile and Robert John Gracey

Citations

  1. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1965/B71128 Colin Allenby     Gracey     Robert John Gracey;     Gladys Mary Hill.
  2. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1972/B36927      Gladys Mary     Gracey;     John James Hile     ;Annie Agnes Rooke.
  3. Brisbane City Council Grave Finder, online http://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/BCC:BASE::pc=PC_899
  4. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Marriage 1920/C3799      Gracey     Robert John     Hile     ;Gladys Mary.
  5. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs Sub Div Crow's Nest 1925-1930.
  6. Toowoomba & Drayton Cemetery, online http://ww2.toowoombarc.qld.gov.au/index.php
  7. WW2 Nominal Roll, online http://www.ww2roll.gov.au
  8. Ancestry.com, online http://www.ancestry.com, Div Darling Downs sub div Crows Nest 1949.
  9. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1968/B96340      Robert John     Gracey     ;John Gracey     ;Ellen Hurley.
  10. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1928/C2203      Robert John     Gracey;     Robert John Gracey     ;Gladys Mary.
  11. QLD BDM Index, online http://www.qld.gov.au/law/…, Death 1965/B71128 Colin Allenby     Gracey;     Robert John Gracey;     Gladys Mary Hill.