Rev John Higginson

Claybrooke Magna, Harborough District, Leicestershire, England
Death 9 Dec 1708 (aged 92)
Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Plot Simon Bradshaw Tomb
Memorial ID 54906489 · View Source
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JOHN, 1st known child of Rev. Francis & Anne (Herbert) Higginson, was baptized at Claybrooke, Leicestershire, 31 August 1616. He married (1) by 1646 Sarah Whitfield, daughter of Rev. Henry and Dorothy (Sheafe) Whitfield. He married (2) after 1676 Mary (Blakeman) Atwater, daughter of Rev. Adam and Jane (_____) Blakeman and widow of Joshua Atwater.
Source: Anderson's Great Migration Begins.

See The NEHG Register, Fall 2018, V 172, pps 355-6, Addition and Correction: His two eldest sons were not twins and were baptized in Claybrooke in 1616 and 1617.

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