Joseph Hubert "Hugh" HIGGS

Male 1856 - 1924  (67 years)


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  • Name Joseph Hubert "Hugh" HIGGS 
    Nickname Hugh 
    Born 1 Jun 1856  Launceston, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    FamilySearch ID KGST-K21 
    FamilySearch link https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=KGST-K21 
    Died 1924  Caulfield, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I2506  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 11 Jul 2017 

    Family 1 Henrietta Hillaria E GILBERT,   d. 23 Oct 1885, Deloraine, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 16 Aug 1881  Deloraine, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Norman Gilbert HIGGS,   b. 1 Jul 1882, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1957, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2007 
    Family ID F1354  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Emma Louisa WALKLATE,   b. 3 Dec 1856, Franklin, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1923, Caulfield, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 27 Dec 1886  Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    • HIGGS--WALKLATE.--On the 27th ult., at the Wesleyan Church, Cecil-street, South Melbourne, by the Rev. J. G. Millard, J. H. Higgs, son of J. Higgs, surveyor, Launceston to Emma Louise Walklate, youngest daughter of J. W. Walklate, South Melbourne. [4]
    Children 
     1. Doris Alice HIGGS,   b. 24 Nov 1887, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Hubert Roy HIGGS,   b. 1891, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1893, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     3. Ora Annie HIGGS,   b. 7 May 1893, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Reta Mavis HIGGS,   b. 23 Feb 1896, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Hugh Corderoy HIGGS,   b. 9 Jun 1897, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1919, Plymouth, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)
    Last Modified 11 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F663  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Jun 1856 - Launceston, Tasmania, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 16 Aug 1881 - Deloraine, Tasmania, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Dec 1886 - Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1924 - Caulfield, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S35] Tasmania Pioneer Index 1803-1899, 827/1856.

    2. [S80] Death Index Victoria 1921-1985, (Melbourne, The Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 1998), 1924/ 8984.

    3. [S35] Tasmania Pioneer Index 1803-1899, 457/1881.

    4. [S342] Australian Newspapers, National Library of Australia, 1887 'Family Notices.', The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1956), 8 January, p. 1, viewed 12 February, 2013, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article11585560.

    5. [S15] Pioneer Index Victoria 1836-1888, (Melbourne, The Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 1998), 1886/5965.