Thomas Highs

about 1720–
Leigh, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

Thomas Highs was born about 1720, in Leigh, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. He married Sarah Moss on 23 February 1747, in Leigh, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom.

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Thomas Highs
1720–
Sarah Moss
1725–1747
Marriage: 23 February 1747

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 February 1747
Leigh, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

World Events (3)

1815

Age 95

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 103

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1825 · Museum of Lancashire

Age 105

The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Hick .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (1)

  • Thomas Highs, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"

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