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Jacob & Alice Higdon Family Bible
from New Harbour, Trinity Bay

This "old" Bible (printed 1908) is currently in the possession of Keith Brown, Newfoundland.
Bible was given to me by my Aunt Elva Higdon, wife of Raymond Leslie Higdon.

It contains entries from 1916 to 1958.



Births & Deaths

Jacob Higdon died Oct 19, 1951 age 70 years

John Higdon died Feb 3 1948 age 68 years

Children of Jacob and Alice Higdon

Isaac Stanley Higdon killed in Scotland April 26, 1941 age 27 years
Ethel Jane Higdon died May 10, 1930

Ruby Doris Higdon born March 28, 1926
Raymond Leslie Higdon born Jan 23, 1928

Sarah Higdon died August 25, 1916 age 48 years
Joseph Higdon died Jan 23 , 1925

Brother Sam died Sept 29, 1958

[Notes: Joseph and Sarah Higdon were parents of Jacob Higdon. Brother Sam was Samuel Symes a brother of Alice Higdon nee Symes wife of Jacob Higdon, The Symes Family lived in New Harbour, Hermitage Bay, Newfoundland.

Jacob and Alice Higdon had a total of 12 children but all births were not entered in this Bible or some pages are missing.

John Higdon who died Feb 3 1948 at age 68 was a brother to Jacob Higdon.

[Keith Brown]


Contributed by Keith Brown (2008 11)

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