Marconi Radio School, New York City, during WWI
Graduated LL.B. from Dalhousie University, Halifax Nova Scotia
On 4th April 1948, he married Miss Edith Frances Courage Sadler in Ottawa.
Hugh Huggins was employed as Hansard reporter for the federal government of Canada.
Mr. Huggins was well known as a gifted organist, who played at All Saints' Church in Ottawa, and gave recitals in the region.
Hugh Marshall Mackenzie Huggins died at Ottawa on the 27th January 1984, in his eighty-sixth year. His body was interred in Beechwood Cemetery, Ottawa.
↑ Province of Nova Scotia (Canada). Application for Registration of Birth. Under the Vital Statistics Act, Chap. 20, R.S. 1923. Affidavits submitted for the birth of Hugh Marshall Mackenzie Huggins, 23 October 1898, 29-1/2 Tower Road, Halifax; son of William Hugh Huggins and Alena Crosby Mary Artz. Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management. Archival ref. book 1904, pg. 70302241, no. 2241. Digital images online at novascotiagenealogy.com (accessed and transcribed by Alison Kilpatrick, 2008-08-30).
↑U.S. Border Crossings from Canada to U.S., 1895–1960. Manifest: Port of Newport, Vermont, 9-27-1916 [27 September 1916]. Hugh Marshall Huggins, age 16 years, male, student; born at Halifax, N.S.; nationality: Canadian; race: English; reads; speaks English; money shown: $200; last permanent residence: Ottawa, Canada; destination: Plymouth, New Hampshire; passage paid by self; ever in U.S. – no; relative or friend: Holderness School; description: 5ft 5in, fair complexion, light hair, blue eyes; name and address of nearest relative or friend in country whence alien came: Fr [Father] W.H. Huggins, Ottawa, Ont.; C.P.R. 212; admitted. Original record: The National Archives at Washington, D.C.; Washington, D.C.; Manifests of Alien Arrivals at Newport, Vermont, ca. 1906-June 1924; Record Group Title: Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, 1787 - 2004; Record Group Number: 85; Series Number: A3402; Roll Number: 004. Digital image online at ancestry.ca (accessed by Alison Kilpatrick by subscription, 2008-08-31).
↑U.S. Border Crossings from Canada to U.S., 1895–1960. “List or Manifest of Alien Passengers Applying for Admission.” Extract: No. 25. Hugh Marshall Huggins, age 16, male, single, Student, reads and writes, nationality: Canadian, race or people English; last permanent residence: Ottawa, Ont., Canada; name and address of nearest relative or friend in country when alien came: Father W.H. Huggins; destination: Plymouth, New Hampshire; passage paid by self, money on hand: $200; where going to join: Holderness School, Plymouth, N.H.; description: 5ft 5in, fair complexion, light hair, blue eyes; place of birth: Halifax, Canada; seaport of landing: Newport, Vermont; date of landing: 27 September 1916, name of RR: CP 212, date of examination: 27 September 1916. Original record: The National Archives at Washington, D.C.; Washington, D.C.; Manifests of Passengers Arriving at St. Albans, VT, District through Canadian Pacific and Atlantic Ports, 1895-1954; Record Group Title: Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, 1787 - 2004; Record Group Number: 85; Series Number: M1464; Roll Number: 320. Digital image online at ancestry.ca (accessed by subscription, and transcribed by Alison Kilpatrick, 2008-08-31).
↑The Ottawa Citizen (Ottawa, Ontario), 13 September 1919 (pg. 23). Note re: Hugh Huggins, son of W.H. Huggins, K.C., return to school at Trinity College, Hartford, Connecticut. Digital image online at newspapers.com (accessed by subscription, and transcribed by Alison Kilpatrick, 2019-06-21).
↑The Ottawa Citizen (Ottawa, Ontario), 18 September 1920 (pg. 27). Note re: Hugh Huggins, son of W.H. Huggins, K.C., return to school at New Hampshire College, Durham, New Hampshire. Digital image online at newspapers.com (accessed by subscription, and transcribed by Alison Kilpatrick, 2019-06-21).
↑U.S. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917–1918. Hugh Marshall Huggins, serial no. 3188, order no. 1323. Original record: United States, Selective Service System. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. Archival ref. Registration State: New York; Registration County: New York; Roll: 1786815; Draft Board: 154. Digital image online at ancestry.ca (accessed by subscription, and transcribed by Alison Kilpatrick, 2008-08-31).
↑ 7.07.1 Cahill, Barry, Laurence DeWolfe, Murray Alary, Elizabeth A. Chard, and Lois Yorke. The Blue Banner; Presbyterian Church of Saint David and Presbyterian Witness in Halifax. Citing Hugh Marshall MacKenzie Huggins, “a law student at Dalhousie and gifted amateur keyboardist.” (pg. 172) McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2008.
↑The Ottawa Journal (Ottawa, Ontario), 7 April 1948 (pg. 26). Marriage notice “HUGGINS–SADLER.—On Saturday, April 3, 1948, at 11.30 a.m. at the Church of the Ascension, by Rev. A.E.L. Caulfeild, Edith, daughter of Mr. Edgar Sadler and the late Mrs. Sadler, to Hugh Marshall Huggins, son of Mrs. Alena Huggins and the late Mr. Huggins, all of Ottawa.” Digital image online at newspapers.com (accessed by Alison Kilpatrick, 2014-03-24).
↑ S.C., compiler of the “Courage Family Tree.” Online at www.ancestry.ca (accessed 2017-08-22), by permission; e-mail dated 22nd August 2018. ☛ Please note that the name of the compiler has been obscured only to protect the compiler’s privacy. We are very grateful to this individual for this contribution of personal knowledge of Mr. Huggins’ family. ~Kilpatrick-1128 (2019-06-21).
↑ Government of Canada. The Dominion Elections Act. Finally Revised Urban List of Electors. Electoral District of Ottawa East, City of Ottawa. Urban Polling Division No. 6. Extract: “Concord Street: No. 108 Huggins, Hugh M., reporter (1); 108 Huggins, Mrs. Hugh M. (2); 108 Sadler, Edgar H., student (3); 108 Sadler, Edgar J., retired (4).” Original record: Original data: Voters Lists, Federal Elections, 1935–1980. R1003-6-3-E (RG113-B). Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Digital image online at ancestry.ca (accessed by Alison Kilpatrick by subscription, 2019-06-21).
↑ Beechwood Cemetery, Otttawa, Ontario. Interment Records. Hugh Huggins; born at Halifax, Nova Scotia; late residence: 15 Oakland Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario; occupation: not given; age at death: 85 years; date of death: 27 January 1984; date of interment: 1 February 1984; place of interment: section 21, lot 3; funeral director: Vetch-Draper, Ltd.; informants: [Private], and Edith Huggins. Beechwood cemetery ref. Interment no. 57497. Transcript by the Ottawa Genealogical Society; obtained by e-mail, A. Kilpatrick, 2009-01-16.
Arborealis: William Hugh Huggins, LL.B., K.C., and family