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Laura Gertrude HIGDON was born on Oct 19, 1859. Parents: Eleazer HIGDON and Melissa Flovilla BLEVINS.

Spouse: John DAVIS.


Laura Jane HIGDON was born on Apr 7, 1868 in Macon County, North Carolina. She died on Jan 25, 1950 in Macon County, North Carolina. She was buried in Macon County, North Carolina - Sugarfork Baptist Church Cemetery.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1870 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 77, Ellijay Twsp
- Age 2, living with parents
- Born in North Carolina
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1880 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 63, Ellijay Twsp
- Age 12, single, living with parents
- Attended school in census year
- Can read, cannot write
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina Parents: Joseph Huffman HIGDON and Margaret Matilda BERRY.

Spouse: John Henry FULTON. John Henry FULTON and Laura Jane HIGDON were married on Jan 3, 1900 in Macon County, North Carolina.

MARRIAGE NOTES:
General Index and Revised Marriage Register for Macon County, North Carolina, From 1828 thru 1942 "Woman", page 163, located at the Macon County Courthouse:
- Date of Marriage was 1-3-1900. Higdon, Jane, age 30 to Fulton, John H., age 33. Held at home of Jas. Higdon. Performed or recorded by W. R. Rickman, minister. Witnessed by J. F. Slagle, W. H. Higdon, and C. A. Fulton.

Children were: Robert Joseph McKinley "Mack" FULTON, Living, Mary Matilda FULTON, Myrtle Cynthia FULTON.


Living. Parents: James Dean HIGDON and Living.

Spouse: Living. Children were: Living, Living.


Living. Parents: Theodore Warner "Ted" HIGDON and Pearl Geniva COGGINS.


Leangel "Lee" HIGDON was born about 1834 in Macon County, North Carolina.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1850 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 217
- Age 16, living with parents
- Born in Macon County, North Carolina
- Attended school in census year Parents: John HIGDON and Susan "Sarah" QUEEN.


Leanna Bell "Anner" HIGDON was born on May 2, 1883 in Jackson County, North Carolina. She died on Jan 31, 1964. Parents: William H. HIGDON and Harriet Rebecca WOODARD.

Spouse: John Thomas RIDLEY. John Thomas RIDLEY and Leanna Bell "Anner" HIGDON were married on Nov 2, 1902. Children were: Living.


Living. Parents: Americus "Mack" HIGDON and Cordelia Liza "Delia" LOUDERMILK.


Leo Alexander HIGDON was born on Jun 30, 1911. He died on Mar 22, 1948. He was buried in Macon County, North Carolina - Sugarfork Baptist Church Cemetery. Parents: Leonard Huffman HIGDON and Mary Jane MATHIS.


Leona Frances HIGDON was born on Mar 5, 1911. She died on Mar 6, 1978 in Macon County, North Carolina. Her Social Security Number was 242-06-4424. Parents: Major F. HIGDON and Mary Belle CUNNINGHAM.

Spouse: Cecil Curtis HOLLAND. Cecil Curtis HOLLAND and Leona Frances HIGDON were married on Dec 25, 1927 in Macon County, North Carolina.

MARRIAGE NOTES:
General Index and Revised Marriage Register for Macon County, North Carolina, From 1828 thru 1942 "Woman", page 164, located at the Macon County Courthouse:
- Date of Marriage was 12-25-1927. Higdon, Leona age 16 to Holland, Cecil, age 22. Held at home J. Cunningham. Performed or recorded by W. T. Tilson, J. P.. Witnessed by B. M. Holland, John Cunningham, and Major Higdon.

Children were: Living, Living, Living, Living, Living, Living, Living, Living.


Leonard HIGDON I was born between 1738 and 1740 in Charles County, Maryland. He died before Jan 17, 1775 in Anson County, North Carolina.

Spouse: Mary UNKNOWN. Children were: John HIGDON, Thomas HIGDON, Leonard HIGDON II, Anna HIGDON.


Leonard HIGDON II was born about 1760 in Rowan County, North Carolina. He died on Sep 11, 1837 in Macon County, North Carolina.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1830 Macon County, North Carolina census (abstract):
- Page 29
- Given name was "Lennerd"
- 0 males age 0-4
- 0 males age 5-9
- 1 males age 10-14 (Thomas)
- 1 males age 15-19 (_____)
- 2 males age 20-29 (_____, _____)
- 0 males age 30-39
- 0 males age 40-49
- 0 males age 50-59
- 1 males age 60-69 (*Leonard*)
- 0 males age 70-79
- 0 males age 80-89
- 0 males age 90-99
- 0 males age 100+
- 0 females age 0-4
- 0 females age 5-9
- 0 females age 10-14
- 1 females age 15-19 (Margaret)
- 1 females age 20-29 (_____)
- 0 females age 30-39
- 0 females age 40-49
- 1 females age 50-59 (Susannah)
- 0 females age 60-69
- 0 females age 70-79
- 0 females age 80-89
- 0 females age 90-99
- 0 females age 100+
- 0 slaves
- 0 free colored persons
- 0 others Parents: Leonard HIGDON I and Mary UNKNOWN.

Spouse: Susannah HARRIS. Leonard HIGDON II and Susannah HARRIS were married on Mar 31, 1791 in Rutherford County, North Carolina. Children were: Leonard HIGDON III, Nancy HIGDON, Jane HIGDON, John HIGDON, Samuel HIGDON, David HIGDON, Jemima HIGDON, Judia HIGDON, Margaret "Peggy" HIGDON, Thomas HIGDON.


Leonard HIGDON III was born about 1795 in Burke County, North Carolina.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1830 Macon County, North Carolina census (abstract):
- Page 3
- 1 males age 0-4 (Leonard IV)
- 2 males age 5-9 (Samuel, Thomas)
- 2 males age 10-14 (William H., Eleazor)
- 0 males age 15-19
- 0 males age 20-29
- 1 males age 30-39 (*Leonard Jr.*)
- 0 males age 40-49
- 0 males age 50-59
- 0 males age 60-69
- 0 males age 70-79
- 0 males age 80-89
- 0 males age 90-99
- 0 males age 100+
- 1 females age 0-4 (Nancy)
- 0 females age 5-9
- 0 females age 10-14
- 0 females age 15-19
- 0 females age 20-29
- 1 females age 30-39 (Eva)
- 0 females age 40-49
- 0 females age 50-59
- 0 females age 60-69
- 0 females age 70-79
- 0 females age 80-89
- 0 females age 90-99
- 0 females age 100+
- 0 slaves
- 0 free colored persons
- 0 others
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1860 Fannin County, Georgia (abstract):
- HH # 386
- Age 66, living in household of step-son William Davis and daughter Catherine
- Was blind
- Born in North Carolina Parents: Leonard HIGDON II and Susannah HARRIS.

Spouse: Eva HUFFMAN. Leonard HIGDON III and Eva HUFFMAN were married on Dec 12, 1815 in Burke County, North Carolina. Children were: William Huffman HIGDON, Eleazer HIGDON, Samuel HIGDON, Thomas HIGDON, Nancy HIGDON, Leonard HIGDON IV, Mary "Mattie" HIGDON, Catherine "Kate" HIGDON, Americus "Mack" HIGDON.


Leonard HIGDON IV was born on May 10, 1828 in Macon County, North Carolina. He died on Sep 29, 1918 in Fannin County, Georgia. He was buried in Fannin County, Georgia - Mt. Moriah Cemetery.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1830 Macon County, North Carolina census (abstract):
- Page 3
- Age 0-4, living in household of father Leonard Higdon Parents: Leonard HIGDON III and Eva HUFFMAN.

Spouse: Mary Ann MCCLURE. Leonard HIGDON IV and Mary Ann MCCLURE were married on Nov 7, 1853. Children were: Samuel Newton HIGDON, Nimrod HIGDON, Harriet HIGDON, Angus HIGDON, Resse Sebastian "Bass" HIGDON, John Spencer HIGDON, William Thomas HIGDON, Julia Adaline HIGDON.


Leonard Abraham HIGDON was born on Jun 13, 1880 in Macon County, North Carolina. He died on Jul 14, 1943 in Burke County, North Carolina. He was buried on Jul 16, 1943 in Macon County, North Carolina - Sugarfork Baptist Church Cemetery. He was a Farm Laborer.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1900 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 4, Ellijay Twsp
- Age 19, single, living with parents
- Born Jun 1880
- Born in North Carolina, father born in North Carolina, mother born in North Carolina
- Occupation was farm laborer
- Attended school in census year for 5 mos
- Can read and write
- Speaks English
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1910 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 27, Ellijay Twsp
- Age 27, single, living with parents
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
- Speaks English
- Occupation was farmer, general farm, own account (sch # 29)
- Can read and write
- Rents farm
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1920 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 113, Sugarfork Twsp
- Age 39, married to Lula living in household of brother inlaw Oscar Corbin
- Can read and write
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
- Speaks English
- Occupation was farm laborer, wage earner
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1930 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 37, Ellijay Twsp
- Owned farm free of mortgage
- Age 49, married to Lula S.. Age at first marriage was 33
- Able to read and write
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
- Speaks English
- Occupation was farmer, truck farm, own account
- Not a veteran
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Obituary from The Franklin Press, Macon County, North Carolina, dated July 22, 1943:

Last Rites for Leonard A. Higdon
Leonard A. Higdon, 63, died Wednesday, July 14, at the State Hospital in Morgantown, after an illness of one month.
Mr. Higdon was a life-long resident of the Ellijay section and a member of the Sugarfork Baptist church. In 1913 he married Miss Lula Corbin.
Funeral services were held Friday, July 16, at the Sugarfork Baptist church at 3:15 p.m., with the Rev. Robert Williams officiating. Burial took place in the church cemetery.
He is survived by tow dauthers, Mrs. Sam Bryson of Baltimore and Mrs. Pauline Harbin of Gastonia; one son, Raby, of the U.S. Navy; four sisters, Mrs. Bill Holbrooks and Mrs Jim McDowell of Otto, Mrs Martha Vanhook of Canton and Mrs. Walter Gibson of Franklin, Route 3, and three grandchildren. Parents: William Washington "Big" HIGDON and Lydia Jane MOORE.

Spouse: Lula S. CORBIN. Leonard Abraham HIGDON and Lula S. CORBIN were married on Nov 9, 1913 in Macon County, North Carolina.

MARRIAGE NOTES:
General Index and Revised Marriage Register for Macon County, North Carolina, From 1828 thru 1942 "Man", page 164, located at the Macon County Courthouse:
- Date of Marriage was 11-9-1913. Higdon, L. A., age 33 to Corbin, Lula, age 21. Held in Franklin, N. C. Performed or recorded by J. R. Pendegrass, minister. Witnessed by C. G. Hill, Jessie Franks, and C. L. Pendegrass.

Children were: Living, Mattie Pauline "Polly" HIGDON, Corbin Robie "Raby" HIGDON.


Leonard H. HIGDON was born on May 12, 1915 in Macon County, North Carolina. He died about 1988. He was buried in Jackson County, North Carolina - Fairview Memorial Gardens.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
Index to Vital Statistics, Births, A to Z, From 1913 Through 1941, Macon County, N. C., page 74, located at the Macon County Courthouse:
- Date of Birth was 5-12-1915. Higdon, Lenard, female, white. Place of Birth was Ellijay, Macon County, N. C. Father was Len H. Higdon. Mother was Jane Mathis. Parents: Leonard Huffman HIGDON and Mary Jane MATHIS.

Spouse: Living.


Leonard Huffman HIGDON was born on Oct 28, 1880 in North Carolina. He died on Jul 16, 1936 in Macon County, North Carolina. He was buried in Macon County, North Carolina - Sugarfork Baptist Church Cemetery.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1900 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 3, Ellijay Twsp
- Age 19, single, living with parents
- Born Oct 1880
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
- Occupation was farm laborer
- Attended school in census year for 5 mos
- Can read and write
- Speaks English
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1910 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 2, Ellijay Twsp
- Given name was "Len H."
- Age 29, married (1st) to Jane for 5 yrs
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
- Speaks English
- Occupation was farmer, general farm, own account (sch # 3)
- Can read and write
- Rents farm
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Index to Vital Statistics, Deaths, A to Z, From 1913 Through 1978, Macon County, N. C., page 75, located at the Macon County Courthouse:
- Date of death was 7-16-1936. Higdon, Lenard H., male, white. Location of death was Ellijay, Macon County, N. C. Father was Sam Higdon. Mother was Harrett Berry. Parents: Samuel Alexander HIGDON and Harriet Matilda BERRY.

Spouse: Maude BRYSON. Children were: Olivia HIGDON, Spencer HIGDON.

Spouse: Mary Jane MATHIS. Leonard Huffman HIGDON and Mary Jane MATHIS were married about 1905. Children were: Living, Living, Leo Alexander HIGDON, Louise HIGDON, Leonard H. HIGDON.


Lescar HIGDON was born on Feb 25, 1901 in Macon County, North Carolina. He died on Jul 29, 1919 in Jackson County, North Carolina. He was buried in Macon County, North Carolina - Sugarfork Baptist Church Cemetery. Parents: John Samuel "Sam" HIGDON and Nola Angeline CABE.


Leslie Bragg HIGDON was born on Oct 26, 1896 in Macon County, North Carolina. He lived in Macon County, North Carolina about Feb 1938. He lived in Buncombe County, North Carolina about Mar 1958. He died on Jul 15, 1959 in Buncombe County, North Carolina. He was buried on Jul 18, 1959 in Buncombe County, North Carolina - Green Hills Cemetery.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1900 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- Age 3, born Oct 1896, single, living with parents
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1910 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 1, Sugarfork Twsp
- Age 13, single, living with father and stepmother Lula
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
- Speaks English
- Can read and write
- Attended school in census year
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Obituary from The Franklin Press, Macon County, North Carolina, dated July 23, 1959:

L. B. Higdon, Maconian, Dies At 62
A Macon County native, Leslie Bragg Higdon, died Wednesday night of last week in an Asheville hospital at the age of 62.
A number of friends and relatives from here attended his funeralservices Saturday morning athe the Dunn and Williams Funeral Home Chapel in Asheville. The Rev. R. A. Grant and the Rev. Opyle Brown officiated and burial was in the Green Hills Cemetery.
Mr. Higdon was born in the Higdonville community.
Surviving are the widow, Mrs. Annie Higdon; a daughter, Mrs. Richard Sluder, of Asheville; tow sisters, Mrs. Nathan Smith, of Raleigh, and Mrs. Columbus Wilson, of Greenville; 10 brothers, Major, A. R., John, Lefferts, Sam, Grayson, and Ted Higdon, all of this county, Charles and Paul Higdon, both of North Brookfield, Mass., and Thomas B. Higdon, of Asheville; and his stepmother, Mrs. T. B. Higdon, of Franklin. Parents: Thomas Bragg HIGDON and Martha Frances "Pattie" RICH.

Spouse: Living. Children were: Living.


Letishia J. "Tishie" HIGDON was born on Jun 19, 1878 in Macon County, North Carolina. She died on Dec 4, 1957 in Macon County, North Carolina. She was buried on Dec 6, 1957 in Macon County, North Carolina - Sugarfork Baptist Church Cemetery. She was a member of the Sugarfork Baptist Church.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1900 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 1, Ellijay Twsp
- Given name was "Tishie J."
- Age 21, single, living with grandfather William H. Higdon
- Born Jun 1878
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
- Occupation was housekeeper
- Can read and write
- Speaks English
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1910 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 8, Ellijay Twsp
- Given name was "Tishie"
- Age 34, married 6 years, living with parents (spouse not listed)
- Mother of 2 children, 2 living
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
- Speaks English
- Can read and write
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Obituary from The Franklin Press, Macon County, North Carolina, dated December 12, 1957:
Death Claims Mrs. Berry, Maconian

Mrs. Tishie Higdon Berry, a Macon native and widow of William Alexander Berry, died December 4 at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Woodrow Teague on Franklin, Route 2.
Funeral services for Mrs. Berry, 79, were conducted Dec. 6 at the Sugarfork Baptist Church, of which she was a member. Officiating were the Rev. Bill Sorrells, the Rev. Paul Sorrells, and the Rev. Glenn Anderson. Burial was in the church cemetery.
Daughter of the late Joshia and Mrs. Annie Coggins Higdon, she was born June 18, 1878. She was married Dec. 25, 1902 to Mr. Berry, who died Dec. 2, 1956. In addition to her daughter, Mrs. Berry is survived by three sons, Wade of Enfield, Charles of Boonesville, Ky. and W.W. Berry of Franklin, Route 5; a brother, W.R. Higdon, of Route 4; and two sisters, Mrs. Lee Dills and Mrs. Eva Corbin, both of Route 5, 23 grandchildren and eight grand-children.
Grandsons served as pallbearers. Parents: Joshua A. HIGDON and Louisa Annie "Lou" COGGINS.

Spouse: William Alexander BERRY. William Alexander BERRY and Letishia J. "Tishie" HIGDON were married on Dec 24, 1902 in Macon County, North Carolina.

MARRIAGE NOTES:
General Index and Revised Marriage Register for Macon County, North Carolina, From 1828 thru 1942 "Woman", page 163, located at the Macon County Courthouse:
- Date of Marriage was 12-24-1902. Higdon, T. J., age 24 to Berry, W. A., age 24. Held at home of J. A. Higdon. Performed or recorded by W. L. Higdon, J. P. Witnessed by W. R. Bulgin, J. S. Higdon, and L. H. Higdon.

Children were: Wade Hampton BERRY, Charles Josuah BERRY, William Wymer "Dude" BERRY, Living.


Lewis Lefferts HIGDON was born on Mar 22, 1907 in Macon County, North Carolina. He lived in Macon County, North Carolina about Feb 1938. He died on Jan 21, 1998. He was buried in Macon County, North Carolina - Holly Springs Baptist Church (Jennings) Cemetery. His Social Security Number was 242-12-0965.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1910 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 1, Sugarfork Twsp
- Age ?, single, living with parents
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
- Speaks English Parents: Thomas Bragg HIGDON and Lula SHEPHERD.

Spouse: Ila Edith ELLIOTT. Lewis Lefferts HIGDON and Ila Edith ELLIOTT were married on Dec 21, 1929. Children were: Living, Living.


Lillie Jane HIGDON was born on Feb 11, 1882 in Macon County, North Carolina. She died on Apr 26, 1975 in Macon County, North Carolina. She was buried in Macon County, North Carolina - Sugarfork Baptist Church Cemetery. Her Social Security Number was 244-82-8980.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1900 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 2, Ellijay Twsp
- Age 18, single, living with parents
- Born Feb 1882
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
- Attened school in census year for 3 mos
- Can read and write
- Speaks English Parents: Samuel Alexander HIGDON and Harriet Matilda BERRY.

Spouse: Charles Washington CRAWFORD. Charles Washington CRAWFORD and Lillie Jane HIGDON were married on Oct 10, 1909 in Macon County, North Carolina.

MARRIAGE NOTES:
General Index and Revised Marriage Register for Macon County, North Carolina, From 1828 thru 1942 "Woman", page 163, located at the Macon County Courthouse:
- Date of Marriage was 10-10-1909. Higdon, Lillie, age 26 to Crawford, C. W., age 26. Held in Higdonville, N. C. Performed or recorded by J. R. Pendegrass, minister. Witnessed by T. B. Higdon, W. L. Higdon, and D. W. Love.

Children were: William Gerdine CRAWFORD Sr., Living.


Photo Lillie Maxine HIGDON was born on Mar 14, 1924 in Macon County, North Carolina. She died on Mar 13, 2002. She was buried in Macon County, North Carolina - Higdonville Baptist Church Cemetery.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
Index to Vital Statistics, Births, A to Z, From 1913 Through 1941, Macon County, N. C., page 75, located at the Macon County Courthouse:
- Date of Birth was 3-14-1924. Higdon, Lillie Maxine, female, white. Place of Birth was Ellijay, Macon County, N. C. Father was Weaver Alexander Higdon. Mother was Carrie Myrtle Bryson. Parents: Alexander Weaver HIGDON and Carrie Myrtle BRYSON.

Spouse: Rufus Blair "Pete" PRICE. Rufus Blair "Pete" PRICE and Lillie Maxine HIGDON were married on Jan 31, 1942 in York County, South Carolina.

MARRIAGE NOTES:
General Index and Revised Marriage Register for Macon County, North Carolina, From 1828 thru 1942 "Woman", page 164, located at the Macon County Courthouse:
- Date of Marriage was 1-31-1942. Higdon, Eva C., age 25, to Keener, Isaac, age 27. Held at home of Mrs. Jos. Higdon. Performed or recorded by J. R. Pendegrass, minister. Witnessed by W. L. Higdon, Oscar Keener, and Mrs. Mac. Higdon.

Children were: Living.


Living. Parents: William Caswell HIGDON and Helen POTTS.


Living. Parents: Earl Dills HIGDON Sr. and Living.

Spouse: Living. Children were: Living, Living.


Living. Parents: James Leonard HIGDON and Lovada STRAIN.

Spouse: Living. Children were: Living.


Logan HIGDON was born on Aug 4, 1897 in Macon County, North Carolina. He died on Nov 15, 1900 in Macon County, North Carolina. He was buried in Macon County, North Carolina - Sugarfork Baptist Church Cemetery.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1900 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 61, Franklin Precinct # 2
- Age 3, single, living with parents
- Born Aug 1897
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
- Speaks English Parents: John Samuel "Sam" HIGDON and Nola Angeline CABE.


Lola Ethel Jane HIGDON was born on Oct 15, 1896 in Jackson County, North Carolina. She died on Apr 21, 1989. She was buried in Jackson County, North Carolina - East Fork Cemetery. Parents: Columbus Christopher HIGDON and Violet Jane WILSON.


Living. Parents: Samuel Willard HIGDON and Stella Denver COGGINS.


Louise HIGDON was born on Apr 4, 1912 in Macon County, North Carolina. She died on Nov 13, 1993. Parents: Leonard Huffman HIGDON and Mary Jane MATHIS.

Spouse: William Bartlett CRAWFORD Sr.. Children were: William Bartlett CRAWFORD Jr., Leonard Douglas CRAWFORD Sr., Living, Living.


Lovin B. HIGDON was born on Apr 30, 1895 in Macon County, North Carolina. She died on Nov 21, 1899 in Macon County, North Carolina. She was buried in Macon County, North Carolina - Sugarfork Baptist Church Cemetery. Parents: Samuel Alexander HIGDON and Harriet Matilda BERRY.


Living. Parents: Leonard Huffman HIGDON and Mary Jane MATHIS.


Lydia J. HIGDON was born on Apr 27, 1872 in Macon County, North Carolina. She died on Mar 24, 1932 in Jackson County, North Carolina. She was buried in Jackson County, North Carolina - Stillwell Cemetery (Webster).

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1880 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 62, Ellijay Twsp
- Age 7, single, living with parents
- Born in North Carolina, father born in North Carolina, mother born in North Carolina
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1910 Jackson County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 154, Webster Twsp
- Age 32, married (1st) to Joseph H. Allison for 5 years
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
- Speaks English
- Can read and write
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1920 Jackson County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 11, Webster Twsp
- Age 47, married to Joe Allison
- Can read, can write
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
- Speaks English
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1930 Jackson County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 67, Webster Twsp
- Given name was "Lyddie"
- Age 57, married to Joseph H. Allison. Age at first marriage was 33
- Able to read and write
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
- Speaks English Parents: William Washington "Big" HIGDON and Lydia Jane MOORE.

Spouse: Joesph H. ALLISON. Joesph H. ALLISON and Lydia J. HIGDON were married about 1905. Children were: Lewis ALLISON, Living, Roy Mont ALLISON, Living, Andrew B. ALLISON.


Lyman Clayton HIGDON Sr. was born on Apr 15, 1898 in Macon County, North Carolina. He died on Oct 26, 1972 in Macon County, North Carolina. He was buried in Macon County, North Carolina - Woodlawn Cemetery. His Social Security Number was 238-07-6485.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1900 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 157, Ellijay Twsp
- Age 2, single, living with parents
- Born Apr 1898
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
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1910 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 25, Ellijay Twsp
- Age 12, single, living with parents
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in South Carolina
- Speaks English
- Can read and write
- Attended school in census year
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Index to Vital Statistics, Deaths, A to Z, From 1913 Through 1978, Macon County, N. C., page 75, located at the Macon County Courthouse:
- Date of death was 10-26-1972. Higdon, Lyman Clayton, male, white. Location of death was Franklin, Macon County, N. C. Father was William L. Higdon. Mother was Emma McDowell. Parents: William Logan HIGDON Sr. and Emma Osborne MCDOWELL.

Spouse: Frances Cumi MOODY. Lyman Clayton HIGDON Sr. and Frances Cumi MOODY were married on Jul 23, 1921 in Macon County, North Carolina.

MARRIAGE NOTES:
General Index and Revised Marriage Register for Macon County, North Carolina, From 1828 thru 1942 "Man", page 165, located at the Macon County Courthouse:
- Date of Marriage was 7-23-1921. Higdon, L. C. age 23 to Moody, Francis C. age 23. Held in Franklin, North Car. Performed or recorded by L. B. Hayes, minister. Witnessed by Amy Harrison and Lawrence Ramsey.
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Macon County, North Carolina Marriages 1829-1939 by James E. Wooley, page 62:
- Date of Marriage was 7-23-1921. Higdon, L. C. age 23 to Moody, Francis C. age 23. Performed or recorded by L. B. Hayes, M. G.

Children were: Lyman Clayton HIGDON Jr., Peggy McDowell HIGDON, Joan Moody HIGDON.


Lyman Clayton HIGDON Jr. was born on Mar 26, 1922 in Macon County, North Carolina. He died on Sep 1, 1942 in Polk County, Tennessee. He was buried in Macon County, North Carolina - Woodlawn Cemetery.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
Index to Vital Statistics, Births, A to Z, From 1913 Through 1941, Macon County, N. C., page 74, located at the Macon County Courthouse:
- Date of Birth was 3-26-1922. Higdon, Lyman Clayton, Jr., male, white. Place of Birth was Franklin, Macon County, N. C. Father was Lyman Clayton Higdon, Sr. Mother was Francis Moody. Parents: Lyman Clayton HIGDON Sr. and Frances Cumi MOODY.


Mack Allen HIGDON Sr. was born on Aug 29, 1914 in Jackson County, North Carolina. He died on Jul 13, 1990. His Social Security Number was 244-01-1872.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
SSDI:
- No last residence listed


Parents: John Samuel "Sam" HIGDON and Laura Magdalene DILLS.

Spouse: Living. Mack Allen HIGDON Sr. and Anne Potts BARNETT were married on Jul 12, 1941 in Danville County, Virginia. Children were: Living, Living.


Living. Parents: Mack Allen HIGDON Sr. and Living.

Spouse: Living.


Living. Parents: John C. HIGDON and Lucy MILLS.

Spouse: Living.


Living. Parents: David HIGDON and Amy FRANKS.


Major F. HIGDON was born on Feb 17, 1890 in Macon County, North Carolina. He lived in Habersham County, Georgia about Feb 1938. He died on Nov 26, 1973 in Macon County, North Carolina. He was buried in Macon County, North Carolina - Sugarfork Baptist Church Cemetery. His Social Security Number was 254-05-8868.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1900 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- Age 10, born Feb 1890, living with parents
- Occupation was farm laborer
- Attended school for 9 mos
- Can read and write
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1910 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 28, Ellijay Twsp
- Age 20, married (1st) to Mary for 0 yrs
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
- Speaks English
- Occupation was farmer, general farm (sch # 30)
- Can read and write
- Rents farm
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Index to Vital Statistics, Deaths, A to Z, From 1913 Through 1978, Macon County, N. C., page 75, located at the Macon County Courthouse:
- Date of death was 11-26-1973. Higdon, Major, male, white. Location of death was Franklin, Macon County, N. C. Father was T. B. Higdon, Sr. Mother was Pattie Rich. Parents: Thomas Bragg HIGDON and Martha Frances "Pattie" RICH.

Spouse: Hazel Ruth LONG. Children were: Living, Living.

Spouse: Mary Belle CUNNINGHAM. Major F. HIGDON and Mary Belle CUNNINGHAM were married on Feb 27, 1910 in Macon County, North Carolina.

MARRIAGE NOTES:
General Index and Revised Marriage Register for Macon County, North Carolina, From 1828 thru 1942 "Man", page 164, located at the Macon County Courthouse:
- Date of Marriage was 2-27-1910. Higdon, Major age 20 to Cunningham, Mary B., age 16. Held at home T. C. Cunningham. Performed or recorded by T. C. King, minister. Witnessed by S. A. Bryson, Pearl Leach, and Sallie Cunningham.

Children were: Leona Frances HIGDON, Pattie Caroline HIGDON, Living, Living.


Male HIGDON was born after 1820. Parents: David HIGDON and Caroline STILES.


Mamie C. HIGDON was born on Dec 30, 1890 in North Carolina. She died on May 21, 1982 in Macon County, North Carolina. Her Social Security Number was 238-06-3879.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1900 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 2, Ellijay Twsp
- Age 9, single, living with parents
- Born Dec 1890
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
- Attended school in census year for 3 mos
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1910 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 4, Ellijay Twsp
- Age 20, single, living with parents
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
- Speaks English
- Can read and write
- Attended school in census year Parents: Samuel Alexander HIGDON and Harriet Matilda BERRY.

Spouse: Samuel J. MURRAY. Samuel J. MURRAY and Mamie C. HIGDON were married on Jun 27, 1920 in Macon County, North Carolina.

MARRIAGE NOTES:
General Index and Revised Marriage Register for Macon County, North Carolina, From 1828 thru 1942 "Woman", page 163, located at the Macon County Courthouse:
- Date of Marriage was 6-27-1920. Higdon, Mamie, age 29, to Murray, S. J., age 30. Held in Cullasaja, N. C. Performed or recorded by Joseph A. Bryson, minister. Witnessed by L. H. Higdon, E. E. Corbin, and Bertha Moore.

Children were: Living, Living, Living, Mamie Lee MURRAY.


Margaret "Peggy" HIGDON was born about 1813 in Burke County, North Carolina.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1830 Macon County, North Carolina census (abstract):
- Page 29
- Age 15-19, living in household of father Leonard Higdon
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1850 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 218
- Age 37, living in household of mother Susan Higdon (spouse not listed)
- Born in Burke County, North Carolina
- Cannot read and write Parents: Leonard HIGDON II and Susannah HARRIS.

Spouse: Male TATHAM. Children were: A. Leander HIGDON.

Spouse: William WALKER. William WALKER and Margaret "Peggy" HIGDON were married on May 4, 1853 in Jackson County, North Carolina.

MARRIAGE NOTES:
Jackson County, North Carolina Marriages, http://www.geocities.com/shahall/marriage.html
- Date of Marriage was 5-4-1853. Walker, William to Higdon, Margaret. Performed or recorded by W. H. Higdon, J. P.

Children were: Thomas WALKER, Joseph WALKER, David Powell WALKER.


Margaret HIGDON was born about 1842 in Macon County, North Carolina.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1850 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 217
- Age 9, living with parents
- Born in Macon County, North Carolina
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1860 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 617
- Age 18, living with parents
- Born in Macon County, North Carolina
- Attended school in census year
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Personal records of Eddie Smith, dated March 1997:
- Ttwin sister Margaret Parents: John HIGDON and Susan "Sarah" QUEEN.


Margaret "Maggie" HIGDON was born on May 10, 1847 in Macon County, North Carolina. She lived in Macon County, North Carolina about 1932. She died on Feb 17, 1934 in Macon County, North Carolina. She was buried on Feb 18, 1934 in Macon County, North Carolina - Sugarfork Baptist Church Cemetery.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1850 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 523
- Age 4, living with parents
- Born in Macon County, North Carolina
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1860 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 32
- Age 13, living with parents
- Born in Macon County, North Carolina
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1870 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 73, Ellijay Twsp
- Age 22, living with parents
- Born in North Carolina
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1880 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 117, Ellijay Twsp
- Age 31, married to James Bryson
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
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1900 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 3, Ellijay Twsp
- Age 53, married to James D. Bryson for 28 yrs
- Born May 1847
- Mother of 9 children, 9 living
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
- Can read and write
- Speaks English
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Obituary from The Franklin Press, Macon County, North Carolina, dated February 22, 1934:

Death claims ages resident
Mrs. Margaret Bryson, 86, Dies After Short Illness
Funeral services for Mrs. Margaret Bryson, aged 86, widow of J.K. Bryson were held Sunday afternoon at Sugarfork Baptist Church, of which she had been a member since girlhood. Mrs. Bryson died early Saturday morning after a short illness at her home in Franklin with Mrs. J.M. Moore.
Born in Jackson County, a daughter of Major W. H. Higdon and Jane Buchanan Higdon, Mrs Bryson moved to Macon with her father's family when she was a young girl. Shortly afterward her older brothers were called to the Confederate Army and she did a man's work in her father's fields, wearing the homespun clothes of the day and shoes fashioned for the family by Major Higdon.
Mrs. Bryson was married in 1871 and was the mother of nine children, six of whom survive; Mrs. R.A. Henry, Ventura, Cal.; Mrs. J.W. Briggs, Albany, Ga.; Mrs. W.A. Collins, Knoxville, Tenn.; J.W. Bryson, Rome, Ga; Rev. J.A. Bryson, Columbia, Mo.; Mrs. John M. Moore, Franklin.
One brother, T.B. Higdon, of Higdonville survives; 26 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
The funeral was conducted by the Rev. E.R. Eller, who was assisted by the Rev. A.S. Solesbee. Pallbearers were Paul Carpenter, Cecil Pendergrass, Robert Blaine, Sam Murrray, Henry Cabe, Cicero Grasty.
Among those attending the funeral were: Mrs. J.W. Briggs, Albany, Ga.; Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Collins, Knoxville, Tenn.; J.W. Bryson, Rome, Ga.; Mrs. J.J. Moore, Lawrenceville, Ga.; Mrs. Paul Kelley, Lawrenceville, Ga.

Parents: William Huffman HIGDON and Eva Jane "Jincy" BUCHANAN.

Spouse: James Kennedy BRYSON. James Kennedy BRYSON and Margaret "Maggie" HIGDON were married on Oct 1, 1871 in Macon County, North Carolina.

MARRIAGE NOTES:
General Index and Revised Marriage Register for Macon County, North Carolina, From 1828 thru 1942 "Woman", page 162, located at the Macon County Courthouse:
- Date of Marriage was 10-1-1871. Higdon, Maggie to Bryson, James K. Performed or recorded by H. H. Elmore, J. P.

Children were: Elizabeth Jane "Jennie" BRYSON, Martha Cordelia "Delia" BRYSON, Eleanor Louvian "Nellie" BRYSON, Mary Eve BRYSON, James William BRYSON, Maggie Adaline "Addie" BRYSON, Ida Elmira BRYSON, Joseph Andrew "Joe" BRYSON, Roberta Harriet BRYSON.


Margaret "Maggie" HIGDON was born on Mar 16, 1880 in Macon County, North Carolina. She died on Jun 23, 1880 in Macon County, North Carolina. She was buried in Macon County, North Carolina - Sugarfork Baptist Church Cemetery.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1880 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 63, Ellijay Twsp
- Given name was "infant". No name assigned
- Age 3/12th, single, living with parents
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina Parents: Joseph Huffman HIGDON and Margaret Matilda BERRY.


Living. Parents: Edgar "Ed" HIGDON and Maggie CABE.


Margaret A. "Maggie" HIGDON was born on Apr 21, 1889 in North Carolina. She died on Dec 30, 1942 in North Carolina.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1900 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 7, Ellijay Twsp
- Age 11, single, living with parents
- Born Apr 1889
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
- Can read and write
- Speaks English
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1910 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 8, Ellijay Twsp
- Given name was "Maggie"
- Age 20, single, living with parents
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
- Speaks English
- Can read and write Parents: Joshua A. HIGDON and Louisa Annie "Lou" COGGINS.

Spouse: Charles W. POTTS. Charles W. POTTS and Margaret A. "Maggie" HIGDON were married on Jul 18, 1915 in Macon County, North Carolina.

MARRIAGE NOTES:
General Index and Revised Marriage Register for Macon County, North Carolina, From 1828 thru 1942 "Woman", page 163, located at the Macon County Courthouse:
- Date of Marriage was 7-18-1915. Higdon, Margaret, age 24, to Potts, C. W., age 27. Held in Ellijay Township. Performed or recorded by L. J. Young, minister. Witnessed by J. B. Ammons.

Children were: Living.


Margaret Blanche HIGDON was born on Apr 5, 1899 in Macon County, North Carolina.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1900 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 61, Franklin Precinct # 2
- Age 1, single, living with parents
- Born Apr 1899
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
- Speaks English Parents: John Samuel "Sam" HIGDON and Nola Angeline CABE.

Spouse: William Macon PARRISH. William Macon PARRISH and Margaret Blanche HIGDON were married on Nov 23, 1918 in Macon County, North Carolina. Children were: Living, Living.


Margaret Elizabeth Jane "Peggy" HIGDON was born on Sep 5, 1869 in Macon County, North Carolina. She died on Apr 15, 1940 in Macon County, North Carolina.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1880 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 62, Ellijay Twsp
- Age 9, single, living with parents
- Born in North Carolina, father born in North Carolina, mother born in North Carolina
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1900 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 3, Cartoogechaye Twsp
- Age 29, married to John L. Kinsland for 5 yrs
- Born Sep 1870
- Had 2 children, 1 living
- Born in North Carolina, father born in North Carolina, mother born in North Carolina
- Can read, can write
- Speaks English
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1910 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 27, Franklin Twsp, Part II, E. D. 112
- Lived on Dillsboro Road
- Age 39, married (1st) to John L. Kinsland for 15 years
- Had 5 children, 4 living
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
- Speaks English
- Can read and write
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1920 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 282, Franklin Twsp, ED # 138
- Age 47, married to John L. Kinsland
- Can read and write
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
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1930 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 11, Franklin Township, ED # 8
- Age 57, married to John L. Kinsland. Age at first marriage was 24
- Able to read and write
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
- Speaks English Parents: William Washington "Big" HIGDON and Lydia Jane MOORE.

Spouse: John Leander KINSLAND. John Leander KINSLAND and Margaret Elizabeth Jane "Peggy" HIGDON were married on Jan 9, 1895 in Macon County, North Carolina.

MARRIAGE NOTES:
General Index and Revised Marriage Register for Macon County, North Carolina, From 1828 thru 1942 "Woman", page 162, located at the Macon County Courthouse:
- Date of Marriage was 1-9-1895. Higdon, Margaret, age 24 to Kinsland, John L., age 30. Held at the home of bride's parents. Performed or recorded by G. A. Bartlett, Minister. Witnessed by W. W. Higdon, Robt. Henry, and Jane Higdon.

Children were: Ethel Irene KINSLAND, William Arthur KINSLAND, Roy Abraham KINSLAND, Paul Judson KINSLAND Sr., Pearl KINSLAND.


Margaret Eloise HIGDON was born on Mar 18, 1896 in Macon County, North Carolina. She died on Apr 13, 1982 in Macon County, North Carolina. She was buried in Macon County, North Carolina - Iotla United Methodist Church Cemetery.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
1900 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 157, Ellijay Twsp
- Given name was "Margie"
- Age 4, single, living with parents
- Born Mar 1896
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
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1910 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
- HH # 25, Ellijay Twsp
- Given name was "Margie"
- Age 14, single, living with parents
- Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in South Carolina
- Speaks English
- Can read and write
- Attended school in census year Parents: William Logan HIGDON Sr. and Emma Osborne MCDOWELL.

Spouse: Albert Lyle RAMSEY Sr.. Albert Lyle RAMSEY Sr. and Margaret Eloise HIGDON were married on May 12, 1918 in Macon County, North Carolina.

MARRIAGE NOTES:
General Index and Revised Marriage Register for Macon County, North Carolina, From 1828 thru 1942 "Woman", page 163, located at the Macon County Courthouse:
- Date of Marriage was 5-12-1918. Higdon, Margaret age 22 to Ramsey, Albert L. age 23. Held in home of W. L. Higdon. Performed or recorded by A. W. Jacobs, minister. Witnessed by W. L. Higdon, Emma Higdon, and W. L. Ramsey.

Children were: William Albert RAMSEY, Living, Living.

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