JAMES HENRY HIGGINS
Sumbitted by: Roger Kilgore

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Born: Hamilton County, Tn.        
Age: 25
Enlisted: 31 July 1863       
Description: blue eyes, light hair, fair complexion, 5 ft. 8 in tall
Mustered Out: June 16, 1864 Stevenson, Ala.
Note: James H. Higgins, age 17 enlisted Jan. 9, 1862 in the 36th. Tn. Inf. commanded by Capt. A.K. Alley. Deserted July 1863.
Pension records dtd Sept. 19, 1902: Born April 28, 1843 in Hamilton County, Tn.
Occupation: Gunsmith

Wife: Susan Wright 
Previous Marriages: Susan Bryant abt. 1861 and divorced (No Date)
Elizabeth Childress in 1869 and she is dead.

 Children:                            Born:

Malisey                 June 1,1865
Orfrha                            Feb. 8, 1868 or 7
George A.              in 71                         
John                      in 72                    
James                    in 75                    
James Hase           in 77
Jake                      in 78                    
Wayman               in 79(dead-no date)
William                            1880
Wiley                            1881
Edward                            1883

NOTE:   Pension records were faded and very hard to read.

Death: Aug. 4, 1905
Susanna Higgins died April 5,1920 
Wiley                   

 

 

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