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 Tolbert P Higgins

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Tolbert P Higgins

Birth
Rush County, Indiana, USA
Death
12 Oct 1928 (aged 88)
Salina, Saline County, Kansas, USA
Burial
Cedar, Smith County, Kansas, USA
Plot
Section 3, Lot 19
Memorial ID
33326478 View Source

U.S., Headstone Applications for Military Veterans
Name: Tolbert Higgins Death Date: 12 Oct 1928
Cemetery: Cedarville Cemetery Location: Cedar, Kansas

Source: U.S. National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers
State: Kansas County: Leavenworth City: Leavenworth
Branch: Western Branch Year Admitted : 1905
(Pension Certificate # 549430)
Enlisted April 3, 1862 as a Private in Company "F" 2nd Missouri Cavalry. Discharged April 17, 1865 at Chattanooga, Tennessee.
Personal Information from his soldier's home file:
Born Missouri, Ruddy complexion, dark hair, 5 foot 10 inches tall, Protestant religion. Can read and write. Farmer by occupation.
married. Wife's name Sarah Ann Higgins, residence Seymour, Indiana.
his daughter, Mrs. Narci Handley. Grayson, Missouri.

Source: Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Union Soldiers Who Served in Organizations From the State of Missouri. (NARA)
Tolbert Higgins joined and enrolled for duty, at age 21, on April 1, 1862 at Huntersville, Missouri. Mustered into Company "F" 2nd Missouri Cavalry Regiment (Merrill's Horse) for 3 years service. On Jul/Aug 1862 roll he is absent on detached duty in the field. On July - December 1863 rolls is listed a orderly (Daily Duty) at Regimental Headquarters. On Jan/Feb 1865 roll shows him absent on detached service at Duval's Bluff, Arkansas since November 7, 1864.
Was mustered out April 17, 1865 at Chattanooga, Tennessee due to expiration of service.
Personal Information from his file:
Age 21, 5 foot 10 inches tall, Ruddy Complexion, Hazel Eyes, Brown Hair, Born Davis County, Missouri. By occupation a farmer.

Civil War pension records show Talbert Higgins received an invalid's pension February 23.1887 for his service in Company "F" 2 Missouri Cavalry. It states he enlisted April 1,1862 and was discharged April 17, 1865. (Other service noted in Company "I" 1st Missouri Militia Cavalry). The file notes his date of death as October 12,1928 at Salina Kansas.
Info provided by: Michael Higgins (#48257096)

U.S., Headstone Applications for Military Veterans
Name: Tolbert Higgins Death Date: 12 Oct 1928
Cemetery: Cedarville Cemetery Location: Cedar, Kansas

Source: U.S. National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers
State: Kansas County: Leavenworth City: Leavenworth
Branch: Western Branch Year Admitted : 1905
(Pension Certificate # 549430)
Enlisted April 3, 1862 as a Private in Company "F" 2nd Missouri Cavalry. Discharged April 17, 1865 at Chattanooga, Tennessee.
Personal Information from his soldier's home file:
Born Missouri, Ruddy complexion, dark hair, 5 foot 10 inches tall, Protestant religion. Can read and write. Farmer by occupation.
married. Wife's name Sarah Ann Higgins, residence Seymour, Indiana.
his daughter, Mrs. Narci Handley. Grayson, Missouri.

Source: Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Union Soldiers Who Served in Organizations From the State of Missouri. (NARA)
Tolbert Higgins joined and enrolled for duty, at age 21, on April 1, 1862 at Huntersville, Missouri. Mustered into Company "F" 2nd Missouri Cavalry Regiment (Merrill's Horse) for 3 years service. On Jul/Aug 1862 roll he is absent on detached duty in the field. On July - December 1863 rolls is listed a orderly (Daily Duty) at Regimental Headquarters. On Jan/Feb 1865 roll shows him absent on detached service at Duval's Bluff, Arkansas since November 7, 1864.
Was mustered out April 17, 1865 at Chattanooga, Tennessee due to expiration of service.
Personal Information from his file:
Age 21, 5 foot 10 inches tall, Ruddy Complexion, Hazel Eyes, Brown Hair, Born Davis County, Missouri. By occupation a farmer.

Civil War pension records show Talbert Higgins received an invalid's pension February 23.1887 for his service in Company "F" 2 Missouri Cavalry. It states he enlisted April 1,1862 and was discharged April 17, 1865. (Other service noted in Company "I" 1st Missouri Militia Cavalry). The file notes his date of death as October 12,1928 at Salina Kansas.
Info provided by: Michael Higgins (#48257096)


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