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William James Higgs (abt. 1904 - 1986)

William James Higgs
Born about in Caulfield, Victoria, Australiamap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 28 Sep 1931 in St. Alban's Anglican Church, Highgate, Western Australia, Australiamap
Descendants descendants
Father of and [private son (1930s - unknown)]
Died in Caulfield South, Victoria, Australiamap
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PARENTS. William James Higgs & Hannah Martha (Grant) Higgs

BIRTH. Abt. 1904, Caulfield, Victoria, Australia

BIRTH. VIC BDM Birth Reg: #1916/1904
Family name HIGGS
Given names William James
Event Birth
Father's name William James
Mother's maiden name Hannah (Grant)
Place of birth CAULFIELD

MARRIAGE. 28 Sep 1931, St. Alban's Anglican Church, Highgate, Western Australia, Australia

MARRIAGE. 28 Sep 1931, Bertha Beckwith, daughter of Joseph Thomas Beckwith & Fanny/Frances Emma (Burton/Bennett) Beckwith

MARRIAGE. WA BDM Marriage Reg: #1038/1931
Family name Beckwith
Given names Bertha
Family name of Spouse Higgs
Given names of Spouse William J
Place of marriage District of Perth

MARRIAGE NOTICE. HIGGS — BECKWITH. — on September 28, at St. Alban's Church, Highgate, by Rev. Alban Marshall, William James, only son of Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Higgs, Caulfleld, Victoria, to Birdie, only daughter of the late Joseph Thomas and Mrs. J. E. Beckwith, Thomas-street, Subiaco.


(1) Josephine Grant Higgs, b. 31 Jul 1932, d. 15 Nov 2014, m. 25 Mar 1953, Richard Altson, son of Josiah Shire Charles John Altson & Claire Audrey (Kilp) Altson
(2) Len Higgs, b. 10 Jul 1935,

Death of Spouse: Abt. 1957, McKinnon, Victoria, Australia

DEATH. 22 Jun 1986, Caulfield South, Victoria, Australia

DEATH. VIC BDM Death Reg: #11661/1986
Family name HIGGS
Given names William James
Event Death
Father's name HIGGS William James
Mother's maiden name Hannah Martha (Grant)
Place of birth Caulfield
Place of death Caulfield South
Age 82
William James HIGGS.
Date of grant: 23 Jul 1986;
Date of death: 22 Jun 1986;
Occupation: Rtd Builder;
Residence: Dingley
File#967/655: VPRS 7591/P12 unit 35, item 967/655


  • Birth: VIC BDM Birth Reg: #1916/1904
  • Marriage: WA BDM Marriage Reg: #1038/1931
  • Death: VIC BDM Death Reg: #11661/1986

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