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Elanor Lucreta Huff Higman
Birth: Aug. 20, 1832
Death: Nov. 18, 1925

Wife of Isaac N. Higman

PIONEER WOMAN CALLED TO REST – Mrs Eleanor Higman, 93, Probably Oldest of Native Daughters; Her Uncles Famous Judges Here. – Mrs Eleanor F Higman, widow of I N (Isaac Newton) Higman, a pioneer of Tippecanoe County, passed away a 7:10 o’clock Wednesday morning at the home of her son, Francis N Higman, on the North Ninth street road. She had been an invalid for the past three years and death was due to complications. Mrs Higman was the daughter of Mr and Mrs Edmunds Huff and was born August 20, 1832, on the site of the present county farm. Judge Samuel Huff and Judge John Petit, both distinguished jurists, were her uncles. In August 1857, she was united in marriage to I N Higman, who died 52 years ago. Eight children were born to the union, four of whom survive. They are Francis N Higman, with whom she made her home for the past twelve years; Robert E Higman and Perry Higman, and Mrs Anna Lairy, of Hennessy, Oklahoma. She is also survived by twelve grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. The deceased was a member of St Paul’s M E church and was a highly esteemed woman. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Isaac Newton Higman (1832 - 1878)*
 
 Children:
  Robert Edmunds Higman (1858 - 1946)*
  Perry Higman (1862 - 1949)*
  Francis Higman (1863 - 1944)*
  Anna Lucretia Higman Lairy (1867 - 1947)*
  Lillian M. Higman Hurst (1871 - 1899)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Elanor married Josiah Gadgcomb after the death of Isaac N. Higman
 
Burial:
Davis-Higman Cemetery
Lafayette
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Plot: row 4
 
Maintained by: Kim Mikels
Originally Created by: L. A. (Terry)
Record added: Jul 16, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11361680
Elanor Lucreta <i>Huff</i> Higman
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Elanor Lucreta <i>Huff</i> Higman
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Elanor Lucreta <i>Huff</i> Higman
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for great great grandmother
- Gus & Kim
 Added: Jun. 20, 2014
I am the GG Grandaughter of your husband Isaacs cousin, William John Higman. Rest Sweetly.
- Karen Higman-Austin
 Added: Sep. 22, 2011
PIONEER WOMAN CALLED TO REST – Mrs Eleanor Higman, 93, Probably Oldest of Native Daughters; Her Uncles Famous Judges Here. – Mrs Eleanor F Higman, widow of L N Higman, a pioneer of Tippecanoe County, passed away a 7:10 o’clock Wednesday morning at the hom...(Read more)
- Thelma Brooks Morgan
 Added: Jul. 19, 2005
 
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