GA Family Group Sheet for Sterling Tucker HIGGINS Family

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SUBMITTED BY: Judith Jones DAVIS
e-mail: JudyJDavis@aol.com
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HUSBAND: Sterling Tucker HIGGINS
Birthdate: 3 August 1801 Laurens County, South Carolina
date and place of marriage: abt. 1823 Laurens County, South Carolina
other marriages: Harriett Duke BEAVERS, Mrs. ,
married 20 October 1836 Butts County, Georgia
military service:
Death date: 12 February 1878 Chambers County, Alabama
father: William HIGGINS
mother: Nancy ASHLEY
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WIFE: Mary W. TODD
Birthdate: abt 1800 South Carolina
date and place of marriage: abt 1823 Laurens County, South Carolina
other marriages:
Death date: bef 1836 Georgia
mother's father: John TODD
mother's mother: Elizabeth SPENCER
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children of Mary W. TODD
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CHILD 1: John Henry HIGGINS
Birthdate: 11 October 1824 Laurens County, South Carolina
married: Sarah Elizabeth BEAVERS
date and place of marriage: 24 February 1843 Butts County, Georgia
other marriages:
Death date: 10 November 1900 Chambers County, Alabama
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CHILD 2: William W. HIGGINS
Birthdate: 1828 Laurens County, South Carolina
married: Martha A. HIGGINS
date and place of marriage: 11 October 1853 Chambers County, Alabama
other marriages:
Death date: 24 December 1887 Cohutta, Georgia
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CHILD 3: Robert J. HIGGINS
Birthdate: 1830 South Carolina or Georgia
married: Martha J. {DISMAKE ?}
date and place of marriage: abt 1860
other marriages:
Death date:
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CHILD 4: Simeon Greer HIGGINS
Birthdate: 18 September 1831 Butts County, Georgia
married: Henrietta Caroline WHATLEY
date and place of marriage: 22 August 1857 Troupe County, Georgia
other marriages: Winnie Gammell, married 8 July 1900 Chambers County,
Alabama
Death date: 9 January 1907 Chambers County, Alabama
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CHILD 5: Sterling Tucker HIGGINS
Birthdate: May 1834 Butts County, Georgia
married:
date and place of marriage:
other marriages:
Death date: 7 August 1904 Chambers County, Alabama
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children of Harriett Duke Beavers, Mrs.
Born 19 March 1806 Morgan County, Georgia
Died 27 September 1883 Chambers County, Alabama
Father, Henry DUKE
Mother, Sarah PEARLMAN
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CHILD 6: Permilia Ann HIGGINS
Birthdate: 25 June 1840 Butts County, Georgia
married: William Crosby Mc INTOSH
date and place of marriage: 14 February 1857 Troupe County, Georgia
other marriages:
Death date: 14 September 1881
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CHILD 7: Joseph Lucius HIGGINS
Birthdate: 26 September 1842 Butts County, Georgia
married: Dorothy A. CARLISLE
date and place of marriage: 11 January 1866 Chambers County, Alabama
other marriages:
Death date: 28 April 1905 Chambers County, Alabama
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CHILD 8: Benjamin Weakley HIGGINS
Birthdate: 1 December 1844 Butts County, Georgia
married: Emma Garrett WHATLEY
date and place of marriage: abt 1868
other marriages: Sallie J. unknown
Death date: 18 October 1903 Chambers County, Alabama
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CHILD 9: Mary Jane HIGGINS
Birthdate: 1 April 1847 Chambers County, Alabama
married: Hiram Davis PEARSON
date and place of marriage: 2 January 1868 Chambers County, Alabama
other marriages:
Death date: 16 February 1893 Chambers County, Alabama
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SOURCES:
1829 Laurens Co, SC census, 1830, 1840 Butts Co, Ga census,
1850-1870 Chambers Co, Ala census, info from Linda Higgins Brewer, Elaine
Oakes, Bonnie Higgins Schrader, Higgins Family Cem in Chambers Co, Ala,
"Tap Roots", various county deed and marriage records
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NOTES:
Sterlings's name is also found spelled Starling, he was named for
his aunt Levenia Higgins' husband, Starling Tucker, of Laurens Co, SC
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