Person:Benjamin Higgins (1)

Benjamin Higgins
d.14 MAR 1690/1 Eastham, MA
m. 11 Dec 1634
  1. Jonathan Higgins1637 - after 1711
  2. Benjamin Higgins1640 - 1690/1
  • HBenjamin Higgins1640 - 1690/1
  • WLydia BangsAbt 1642 - Aft 1705/06
m. 24 Dec 1661
  1. Ichabod Higgins1662 -
  2. Richard Higgins1664 - 1732
  3. John Higgins1666 - 1689
  4. Joshua Higgins1668 -
  5. Lydia HigginsBef 1670 -
  6. Isaac Higgins1672 -
  7. Rebecca Higgins1674 - 1675
  8. Samuel Higgins1676/77 -
  9. Benjamin Higgins1681 - Bef 1761
Facts and Events
Name[1] Benjamin Higgins
Gender Male
Birth[1][3] Jun 1640 Plymouth, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
Marriage 24 Dec 1661 Eastham, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United Statesto Lydia Bangs
Death[1][2] 14 MAR 1690/1 Eastham, MA
Reference Number? B17F-VD

HIGGINS: p 50-52 #3 resided on lands which probably belonged to his father at Pochet, now in EastOrleans. Served on a jury that hung three indians, probably innocent, foranother indian's death, an event which led to King Philip's War.

AFN: b. 14 Dec 1661 [wrong]

References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 OneWorldTreeSM.
  2. Abstracts of the Barnstable County, Mass., Probate Records, in Massachusetts Society of Mayflower Descendants. Mayflower Descendant, 12:89.

    "An invintory of ye Estate of Benjamin Higgins of Eastham who deceased on ye 14th of march 1690:91"... dated 19 Jun 1691, sworn to by "Lydia Higgins ye Relict of Benjamin Higgins" 24 Jun 1691.

  3. Vital Records of Eastham and Orleans, in Massachusetts Society of Mayflower Descendants. Mayflower Descendant, 5:23.

    Richard Higinse his Children
    a sonn there [towne of new Plimworth] born allso named Beniamin born in June in the yeere 1640.