William B. Higgason

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William B. Higgason

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Hanover County, Virginia
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas C. Higgason and Nancy Ann Higgason (White)
Husband of Sarah Ann Higgason (Herron)
Father of Martha A. Emmert (Higgason) and Samuel J. Higgason

Managed by: Robert Fahey
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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.

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William B. Higgason's Timeline

1795
1795
Hanover County, Virginia
1831
1831
Age 36
1849
January 25, 1849
Age 54
Montgomery County, Indiana
1858
May 4, 1858
Age 63