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Seneca O Higgins
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Birth: Nov. 23, 1840
Death: Mar. 22, 1868, At Sea

American Civil War Soldiers

Name: Seneca Higgins
Residence: Orleans, Massachusetts
Occupation: Mariner
Enlistment Date: 9 Dec 1862
Side Served: Union
State Served: Massachusetts
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 9 December 1862 at the age of 22.
Enlisted in Company A, 3rd Heavy Artillery Regiment Massachusetts on 10 Jan 1863.
Enlisted in Navy Regiment U.S. Navy on 15 Apr 1864.
Transferred out of Company A, 3rd Heavy Artillery Regiment Massachusetts on 15 Apr 1864.
Discharged from Navy Regiment U.S. Navy on 31 Jul 1865.
additional information courtesy of Christina11 in the forums.
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Seneca O. Higgins entered the United States Navy as a Seaman. He was promoted on or about February 1, 1865 to Ship's Corporal.

He's credited as serving abroad the following vessels:
USS Ohio
USS Canonicus
USS Massasoit
USS Dumbarton

additional information courtesy of stonewall in the forums.
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HIGGINS-DOANE

Seneca O - Civil War
Albert
Phebe J
Joan
Seneca-father
Phebe - mother
Thomas
Abbie G
Bertha May
Mary Abbie
Albert Osborne
Charles Doane
Adelia Doane
Nellie Doane 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Seneca Higgins (1808 - 1891)
  Phebe Gould Higgins (1811 - 1876)
 
 Spouse:
  Charlotte A Higgins Craig (1840 - 1908)
 
 Siblings:
  Joan Higgins (1834 - 1916)*
  Thomas Higgins (1838 - 1914)*
  Seneca O Higgins (1840 - 1868)
  Albert Higgins (1843 - 1869)*
  Phebe J Higgins (1849 - 1893)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
lost at sea
 
Note: son of Seneca & Phebe Higgins
 
Burial:
Orleans Cemetery
East Orleans
Barnstable County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: ditdit
Record added: May 12, 2010
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Seneca O Higgins
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- JJ Coppinger
 Added: May. 13, 2010

- Stonewall
 Added: May. 12, 2010

- Jen Snoots
 Added: May. 12, 2010
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