William B. Higgason
|Birthplace:||Hanover County, Virginia|
|Place of Burial:||Adair Cemetery, Media, Henderson County, Illinois|
|Managed by:||Robert Fahey|
Historical records matching William B. Higgason
About William B. Higgason
WILLIAM B. HIGGASON was born in 1795 in Hanover County. Virginia and died May 4, 1858. He lived there and in Kentucky, Indiana and Illinois. On Feb. 24, 1824 in Nelson County, Kentucky he married SARAH “Sally” ANN HERRON, born in 1805 at Simpsons Creek, Nelson County, daughter of Samuel Herron and Alice Combs, and died July 4, 1858. William and Sally are buried in Adair Cemetery, Henderson Co., Ill. Notice the line of progression: Virginia, Kentucky, Indiana and Illinois are contiguous and move steadily westward.
Children of WILLIAM HIGGASON and SARA HERRON are:
i. Ann Eliza Higgason, b. July 21, 1826 Kentucky, d. May 20, 1902, m. Jacob Robins.
ii. William Thomas Higgason b. Sept. 4, 1829 Greene Co., KY, m. Martha Evans
iii. Samuel J. Higgason b. 1831, Montgomery County, Indiana, d. 1895.
iv. Nancy W. Higgason b: Oct. 1832 Montgomery Co., IN, d. March 14, 1900, m. Milton D. Hopper, b: bef. Sep 1831, d. March 25, 1865.
v. Francis Marion Higgason, b. Feb. 11, 1834 Montgomery Co., IN, d. 1915, m. Mary Jane Thorn, b. 1835, d. 1881.
vi. Albert B. Higgason b. 1838 Indiana.
vii. Mary E. Higgason b. 1840 Indiana.
viii. Beverly R. Higgason b. 1842 Indiana.
ix James H. Higgason b. 1844 Indiana.
x. Martha A. Higgason b. Jan. 25, 1849 Montgomery Co., IN, m. Thomas B. Emmert.