Appendix – Notable List 

  •  General Sir George Wentworth Alexander Higginson GCB, GCVO (1826-1927) British Crimean War hero
  • Torri Higginson (b.1969) award winning Canadian stage and film actress
  • Lyall Higginson, Canadian Cardiologist and former Chief of Staff of the University of Ottawa Heart Institute
  • Thomas Wentworth Higginson (1823-1911) American author, abolitionist, and soldier
  • William J. Higginson (1938-2008) American poet, translator, and author
  • James Macaulay Higginson (1805-1885) British Governor of Antigua from 1847 to 1850
  • Henry Lee Higginson (1834-1919) American banker and philanthropist and founder of the Boston Symphony Orchestra 

 Appendix – Settler List 

 17th Century Settlers 

  •  Anne, Charles, Frances, John, Mary, Neophytus, Samuel, Pheophilus, Timothy Higginson, who all settled in Salem, Massachusetts in 1629
  • John Higginson, who landed in New England in 1629
  • Francis Higginson, who arrived in Salem, Mass in 1629
  • Humfrey Higginson, aged 28, arrived in Virginia in 1635
  • Humphrey Higginson settled in Virginia in 1635
  • Ann Higginson, aged 25, arrived in Virginia in 1635
  • Eliza Higginson, who landed in Virginia in 1637
  • Christo Higginson, who arrived in Virginia in 1642
  • Peter Higginson, who landed in Virginia in 1642
  • Robert Higginson, who landed in Virginia in 1649
  • George Higginson, who landed in Maryland in 1652
  • Margaret Higginson settled in Barbados with her husband and servants in 1679

 18th Century Settlers 

  •  Abbigal Higginson, who landed in Virginia in 1701
  • Stewart Higginson, who landed in Mississippi in 1798 

 19th Century Settlers 

  •  Charles Higginson, who landed in New York, NY in 1834
  • Henry Higginson arrived in Adelaide aboard the ship “Calphurnia” in 1849
  • Sarah Higginson arrived in Adelaide aboard the ship “Calphurnia” in 1849
  • W Higginson, who landed in San Francisco, Cal in 1850 • James Higginson arrived in Auckland aboard the ship “Phoenix” in 1860
  • John Higginson arrived in Auckland aboard the ship “Portland” in 1864
  • James Higginson arrived in Auckland aboard the ship “Owen Glendowner” in 1864
  • Amelia Higginson arrived in Auckland aboard the ship “Owen Glendowner” in 1864
  • William Higginson arrived in Auckland aboard the ship “Owen Glendowner” in 1864
  • James Higginson arrived in Auckland aboard the ship “Owen Glendowner” in 1864
  • Betsy Higginson arrived in Auckland aboard the ship “Owen Glendowner” in 1864
  • Anna Higginson arrived in Auckland aboard the ship “Owen Glendowner” in 1864
  • Selina Higginson arrived in Auckland aboard the ship “Owen Glendowner” in 1864
  • Thomas Higginson arrived in Auckland aboard the ship “Owen Glendowner” in 1864
  • Nicholas Higginson arrived in Auckland aboard the ship “Owen Glendowner” in 1864
  • Richard Higginson arrived in Auckland aboard the ship “Owen Glendowner” in 1864
  • Mary Higginson arrived in Auckland aboard the ship “Owen Glendowner” in 1864
  • Thomas Higginson, who arrived in Washington County, Pa in 1886 
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