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Joshua Higgins
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Birth: May 24, 1824
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Mar. 7, 1894
Wetzel County
West Virginia, USA

son of Joshua & Elizabeth Sarah Braman Higgins
husband of Nancy Lowe
husband of Agzillia Conaway
father of 7 children
Civil War. Co. H 14th W. Va.
Headstones Provided for Deceased Union Civil War Veterans, 1879-1903
Name: Joshua Higgins
State of Cemetery: West Virginia
Date of Death: 7 Mar 1894

Source: Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Union Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State of West Virginia (NARA)
Joshua Higgins joined for duty and enrolled on August 16, 1862, at age 37, at Mannington, Virginia for 3 years service. He was mustered into Company "H" 14th Virginia Infantry* on September 1, 1862. He is present on all rolls until the Jul/Aug 1864roll where he is listed as absent, sick in U. S. Hospital at Summit Point W.V.. He was mustered out at Cumberland, Maryland on May 27, 1865.
* This organization subsequently became Company "H" 14th West Virginia Infantry
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Civil War pension records show Joshua Higgins of Company "H" 14th regiment of West Virginia Infantry received an invalid's pension December 9th 1883 and his wife Nancy Higgins received a widows pension April 9th 1896
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1890 Veterans Schedules West Virginia Wetzel Grant Soldier-Rank-Company-Regiment-Date enlisted-Date discharged-length of service
Higgins,Joshua-Pvt-H-14th WV Inf-14 Aug 1862-27 Jun1865-2yrs 10mnth 13dys
Information provided by dzr130 (#48257096)
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 Spouse:
  Alzillia Conaway Higgins (1827 - 1877)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rymer Cemetery
Marion County
West Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Patricia Murphy DiNarda
Record added: Dec 01, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31870647
Joshua Higgins
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Joshua Higgins
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