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Sarah Higginson (Savage)

Also Known As: "Mary"
Birthplace: Boston, Middlesex , Massachusetts
Death: Died in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Maj. Thomas Savage and Mary Stoddard
Wife of Capt. John Higginson
Mother of Mary Lindall; John Higginson, III; Margaret Higginson; Nathaniel Higginson; Sarah Higginson and 1 other
Sister of Samuel Savage; Richard Savage; Zechariah Savage; Ebenezer Savage; Benjamin Savage and 1 other
Half sister of John Savage; Habijah Savage; Thomas Savage Jr.; Hannah Sylvester; Ephraim Savage and 3 others

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About Sarah Higginson


  • Savage: "HIGGINSON, JOHN, Salem, eldest s. of the preced. m. 9 Oct. 1672, Sarah, d. of Thomas Savage of Boston, not (as in Geneal. Reg. VII. 18, told), eldest, but seventh ch. had Mary, b. at Boston, 27 or 28 Sept. 1673, the same hour with her cous. Thomas Thacher; John, 20 Aug. 1675, who was not (as Geneal. Reg. V. 48 calls him), H. C. 1717, but f. of that gr. (by his first w. Hannah Gardner); Thomas, 16 Dec. 1677; Nathaniel, 1 Apr. 1680; Sarah, 1 June 1682; Elizabeth 3 Oct. 1684; and Margaret, 10 Nov. 1686, wh. d. in few. mos.; was selectman, rep. 1689, and of the counc. 1700-19 and d. 23 Mar. 1720."


  1. Descendants of the Reverend Francis Higginson, first "teacher" in the Massachusetts Bay colony of Salem, Massachusetts and author of "New-Englands plantation" (1630)  by Thomas Wentworth Higginson. Published 1910 by Priv. print. in [Cambridge? Mass.] . Written in English.  


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Sarah Higginson's Timeline

June 25, 1653
Boston, Middlesex , Massachusetts
October 9, 1672
Age 19
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
September 27, 1673
Age 20
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
August 20, 1675
Age 22
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, United States
December 23, 1677
Age 24
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
April 1, 1680
Age 26
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
June 1, 1682
Age 28
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
November 10, 1686
Age 33
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
June 26, 1713
Age 60
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts