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Major Lee Higgs (1879 - 1948)

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Major Lee Higgs
Born in Kentuckymap
Husband of — married in Webster Co.,
Died in Webster Co.,
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Date: MAY 1948
Place: Shady Grove Cemetery, Webster Co., KY.


Note: @NI05746@
@NI05746@ NOTE1880 United States Federal Census Record
about Major L. Higgs
Name: Major L. Higgs
Age: 7
Estimated birth year: <1873>
Birthplace: Kentucky
Relationship to head-of-household: Son
Home in 1880: Cairo, Henderson, Kentucky
Marital status: Single
Race: White
Gender: Male
Father's name: Thomas Higgs
Father's birthplace: TN
Mother's name: Sarah Higgs
Mother's birthplace: TN
1900 census, Henderson Co., KY., Coyden, Dist. 53, enum. in household ofFrank Higgs, as brother.
1910 census, Webster Co., KY.
Kentucky 1910 Miracode Index Record
about Major T Higgs
Name: Major T Higgs
Birthplace: Kentucky
County: Webster
Relatives: Wife Gertrude 19, Kentucky
Son Lea NR, Kentucky
Enumeration District: 0131
Visit: 0146
Color: W
Age: 24
World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Record
about Major Higgs
Name: Major Higgs
City: Not Stated
County: Webster
State: Kentucky
Birth Date: 1878
Race: White
Roll: 1653847
DraftBoard: 0
NOTE: Stated on draft reg. card that he did not know his month or day ofbirth.
1920 census, Webster Co., KY., Dixon Twp.
1930 census, Webster Co., KY., Dist. 2.
Kentucky Death Index, 1911-2000 Record
about Lee Higgs
Name: Lee Higgs
Death Date: 8 May , 1948
Death Place: Webster
Age: 072
Residence: Webster
Volume: 23
Certificate: 11203
Major L. Higgs Dies Saturday
Major Lee Higgs, 72, died at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at his home near Dixonfollowing an illness of several months.
Survivors are the wife, Gertrude; five sons, Lee, of Evansville, Gasteland George of Henderson, Frank and John W., near Dixon; two daughters,Mrs. Forest Stone and Mrs. Stonewall Price, Dixon; one brother, FrankHiggs, of Corydon; and 15 grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday in the General Baptist churchin Poole, with the Rev. E.Y. Laslie officiating.
burial was in Shady Grove cemetery at Poole.
The Journal-Enterprise
Providence, Kentucky
Thursday, May 13, 1948
used with permission

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