Almira Higby

about 1805–
Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Almira

When Almira Higby was born about 1805, in Middletown, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States, her father, Sylvester David Higby, was 32 and her mother, Esther Hine, was 32.

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World Events (3)


Age 3

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Age 7

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1829 · Farmington Canal Opened

Age 24

Farmington Canal spans 2,476 acres, starting from New Haven, Connecticut, and on to Northampton, Massachusetts. The groundbreaking for the canal was in 1825 and opened in 1829.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Higbee .

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

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