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. *** 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. *** HIGGINS-DOANE