When Lillie Lodemy Higgins was born on 11 January 1878, in Wilkes, North Carolina, United States, her father, John Ashley Hicks, was 30 and her mother, Mary L Higgins, was 22. She had at least 1 son with James Madison Canter. She lived in Wilkesboro Township, Wilkes, North Carolina, United States in 1900 and Wilkesboro, Wilkes, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years. She died on 11 November 1933, in Morganton Township, Burke, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Wilkes, North Carolina, United States.
Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hUiginn ‘descendant of Uiginn’, a byname meaning ‘viking, sea-rover’ (from Old Norse víkingr). Compare McGuigan .
English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): variant of Higgin, itself either a Lancashire variant of Huggin (from a pet form of Hugh ), or a variant of Hickin (from a pet form of Richard ), with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. See Hick and compare Higson .