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 
    _FSFTID KGST-K21 
    _FSLINK 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.
      Digger - Tasmanian Pioneer Index 1803-1899

      Surname: HIGGS
      Given Names: JOSEPH HUBERT
      Event: Birth
      Father/Spouse Surname: JOSHUA
      Mother/Spouse Given Names: WHITE ANN
      Day: 01
      Month: 6
      Year: 1856
      Age:
      Sex: M
      Spouse Age:
      Spouse Sex:
      Registration Place: LAUNCESTON
      Registration Number: 827/1856
      Reference: RGD 33

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

      Surname: HIGGS
      Given Names: Josh Hubert
      Father: Higgs Joshua
      Mother: Annie  WHITE
      Death Place: CFIELD
      Age: 68
      Age Code:
      Year: 1924
      Reg Number: 8984
      Event: D

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

      Surname: HIGGS
      Given Names: JOSEPH HUBERT
      Event: Marriage
      Father/Spouse Surname: GILBERT
      Mother/Spouse Given Names: HENRIETTA HILLARIA E
      Day: 16
      Month: 8
      Year: 1881
      Age: 25
      Sex: M
      Spouse Age: 21
      Spouse Sex: F
      Registration Place: DELORAINE
      Registration Number: 457/1881
      Reference: RGD 37

    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.
      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.

      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.
      Digger - Pioneer Index. Victoria 1836-1888

      Surname: HIGGS
      Given Names: Joseph Hubert
      Event: M
      Spouse Surname/Father: WALKLATE
      Spouse Gvn Names/Mother: Emma Louise
      Age:
      Sex: M
      Birth Place: TAS
      Death Place:
      Year: 1886
      Reg Number: 5965
      Denomination:
      Parish:
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