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Levi Higgins
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Birth: May 5, 1835
Chittenden County
Vermont, USA
Death: Mar. 4, 1897
Henry County
Iowa, USA

Civil War Veteran - Union
Residence - Mount Pleasant, Iowa
Enlisted - 2 Oct. 1861, at the age of 26
Enlisted as a Private in Company C, 4th Regiment, Iowa on November 25, 1861.
Promoted to Full Farrier on 1 January 1864
Mustered out on August 8, 1865 at Atlanta, Georgia

Levi married Nancy Gholson in 1866 in Henry County, Iowa. They were the parents of: Charles, John, Carrie, Frederic,
Clarence, Emma, and Irving.

Civil War pension records show Levi received an invalid's pension, starting on October 12, 1885 for his service as Ferrier (person who shoes horses) in Co. "C" 4th Iowa Cavalry. (Contributed by Michael Higgins)

Levi was listed as a blacksmith at Tippecanoe, Henry County, Iowa in the 1880 census.
Family links: 
  Nancy Gholson Higgins (1843 - 1916)*
  Charles Higgins (1868 - 1906)*
  John Higgins (1869 - 1904)*
  Carrie Higgins (1871 - 1878)*
  Fred Higgins (1874 - 1950)*
  Clarence Higgins (1878 - 1881)*
*Calculated relationship
Pleasant Point Cemetery
Henry County
Iowa, USA
Plot: row 1
Maintained by: R . O. Higgins
Originally Created by: Mo & Dave Gates
Record added: Mar 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66868978
Levi Higgins
Added by: DrK
Levi Higgins
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Added by: Mo & Dave Gates
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- R . O. Higgins
 Added: Nov. 2, 2014
Co C 4th Iowa Cavalry. Remember those who served.
- kweaver
 Added: Feb. 2, 2014
With honor and gratitude for Union service.
- Kim S.
 Added: Aug. 9, 2013

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