Mary Elizabeth Higgs

Female27 February 1893–December 1986

Brief Life History of Mary Elizabeth

When Mary Elizabeth Higgs was born on 27 February 1893, in London, Ontario, Canada West, British Colonial America, her father, Reuben Higgs, was 35 and her mother, Ann Paisley, was 28. She lived in Middlesex, Ontario, Canada for about 10 years. She died in December 1986, at the age of 93.

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Family Time Line

Reuben Higgs
Ann Paisley
William Thomas Manley Higgs
John Wesley Higgs
Mary Elizabeth Higgs
Albert Higgs
Frederick Higgs
James Gordon Higgs
George Wilfred Higgs
Reuben Leroy Higgs
Clarence " Ernest" Higgs

Sources (4)

  • Mary E Higgs in household of Reuben Higgs, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Mary Elizabeth Higgs - Government record: birth: 27 February 1893; London Twp, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada
  • Mary Elizabeth Higgs, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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Siblings (9)

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World Events (5)

1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 13

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.

1934 · Dionne Quintuplets Born

Age 41

Born on May 28, 1934, the Dionne quintuplets were the first set of quintuplets to survive infancy. The five girls were born two months prematuare and months later were taken from their parents by the Red Cross. In the 1940s they were returned to their family.

1943 · Conservative Party Wins Ontario Election

Age 50

George A. Drew was the leader of the Progressive Conservative Party. In 1943, they won the Ontario election.

Name Meaning


variant of Hicks with voicing of -k-.

variant of Higg, itself from Middle English Higge (a pet form of Hugh), with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. Compare Higson .

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

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