Geneva C Higgins

12 December 1906–14 September 1980 (Age 73)
Aline, Alfalfa, Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Geneva C

When Geneva C Higgins was born on 12 December 1906, in Aline, Alfalfa, Oklahoma, United States, her father, Franklin Martin Higgins, was 39 and her mother, Ellamina Elizabeth Frey, was 34. She married Hugo Fredrick Peltzer about 1942, in Colorado, United States. She lived in Covington, Garfield, Oklahoma, United States in 1920. She died on 14 September 1980, in Longview, Cowlitz, Washington, United States, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Hugo Fredrick Peltzer
Geneva C Higgins
Marriage: about 1942

Spouse and Children

    Hugo Fredrick Peltzer



about 1942
Colorado, United States

Parents and Siblings





    Effie Higgins


    George F. Higgins


    Lilla Higgins


+5 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Oklahoma is the 46th state.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Age 21

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Geneva C Higgins in household of Frank M Higgins, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Geneva C Higgins in household of Franklin M Higgins, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Geneva Peltzer in entry for Hugo Fredrick Peltzer, "Colorado, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"

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