Mary Agnes Helena Fitzsimonds

24 April 1895–5 August 1953 (Age 58)
Underhill, Chittenden, Vermont, United States

The Life of Mary Agnes Helena

When Mary Agnes Helena Fitzsimonds was born on 24 April 1895, in Underhill, Chittenden, Vermont, United States, her father, James Thomas Fitzsimonds, was 26 and her mother, Mary T. Barrett, was 31. She married Harold William Higgins in 1925, in Underhill, Chittenden, Vermont, United States. She lived in Norfolk, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States for about 10 years. She died on 5 August 1953, at the age of 58, and was buried in Norfolk, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harold William Higgins
1897–1949
Mary Agnes Helena Fitzsimonds
1895–1953
Marriage: 1925

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1925
Underhill, Chittenden, Vermont, United States

Parents and Siblings

    James Thomas Fitzsimonds

    Male1868–1949Male

    Mary T. Barrett

    Female1864–1950Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1900 · First U.S.  Navy Submarine Constructed

Age 5

The USS Holland was the first commissioned submarine. It was named after John Philip Holland. It had been laid down in November of 1896 and launched a year later. It was acquired and commissioned in 1900 and decommissioned five years later. The submarine was finally sold in 1913 and put on display until it was scrapped in 1932.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 17

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Fitzsimmons .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Higgins in household of Harold Higgins, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Helena F Higgins in household of Thomas P Higgins, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary H Fitzsimonds in household of James T Fitzsimonds, "United States Census, 1910"

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