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Sarah Higginson (Savage)

Also Known As: "Mary"
Birthdate: (60)
Birthplace: Boston, Middlesex , Massachusetts
Death: June 26, 1713 (60)
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; John Savage and 3 others
Half sister of Habijah Savage; Thomas Savage Jr.; Hannah Sylvester; Capt. Ephraim Savage; Mary Thacher and 2 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
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