Susanna Higgins

11 March 1849–
Dover, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Susanna

When Susanna Higgins was born on 11 March 1849, in Dover, Kent, England, United Kingdom, her father, Samuel Higgins, was 31 and her mother, Charlotte Frost, was 31. She married Edward Joyce on 1 January 1871, in Dover, Kent, England, United Kingdom.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Edward Joyce
1843–
Susanna Higgins
1849–
Marriage: 1 January 1871

Spouse and Children

    Edward Joyce

    Male1843–Male

    Female1849–Female

MARRIAGE
1 January 1871
Dover, Kent, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Higgins

    Male1817–1894Male

    Female1818–1879Female

siblings

(6)

    James Samuel Higgins

    Male1843–Male

    Charlotte Higgins

    Female1847–Female

    Female1849–Female

    Male1853–1949Male

    George Henry Higgins

    Male1856–Male

+1 More Child

World Events (7)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 5

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 31

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 35

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

1 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hUiginn ‘descendant of Uiginn’, a byname meaning ‘viking’, ‘searover’ (from Old Norse víkingr).2 Irish: variant of Hagan .3 English: patronymic from the medieval personal name Higgin, a pet form of Hick .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Susannah Higgins in entry for Edward Joyce, "England, Kent, Canterbury Parish Registers, 1538-1986"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Susanna Higgens - Government record: Census record: birth: 11 March 1849; Dover, Kent, England
  • Susanna Higgens, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.