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Lida Higgs

Lida Higgs[1]

Female 1898 - 1974  (75 years)

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  • Name Lida Higgs 
    Born 30 Nov 1898  Van Buren, Crawford Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Census 25 Jun 1900  Van Buren, Crawford Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 5 May 1910  DeQueen, Sevier Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 11 Sep 1913  Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    moved from DeQueen, Arkansas to Idabel, Oklahoma 
    Misc 20 Nov 1913  Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    was bit by a dog 
    • While playing with some companions and a dog, at the home of J.B. Isbell Sunday afternoon, Lida Higgs was bitten by the dog. The wound is not thought to be serious.
    Misc Jan 1914  Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    attended a party 
    • Monday evening, Mrs. W. H. Thompson, assisted by Miss Hattie Bell Isbell, entertained in honor of her son, Lewis, and a number of young people attended. The evening was spent in entertaining games. Harry Love, standing highest in the prize awarding contest, received a beautiful box of stationery. Elegant refreshments were served. Among those present were Misses Mary Lee Dewitt, Noreen Ellers, Mabel Smith, Augustine McCrary, Gladys Fulmer, Kate Isbell, and Lida Higgs and Masters Cecil Baxter, Sandlin Ball, Barton McClendon, Harry Love, and Edgar Freeman.
    Misc 25 Jun 1914  Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    leaving for Nashville, Arkansas to visit family and friends 
    Misc 11 Mar 1915  Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    participated in a school debate 
    • From "School Notes", The library society hosted a debate on the proposition "Resolved, that women should have suffrage in Oklahoma." Lida Higgs argued for the negative.
    Misc 29 Jul 1915  Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    visited family in Texarkana 
    • J.W. Higgs and daughter Miss Lyda Higgs are visiting at Texarkana.
    Misc 19 Aug 1915  Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    returned from a three week visit in Arkansas 
    • Miss Lida Higgs arrived home today from a three weeks visit to points in Arkansas.
    Census 6 Jan 1920  Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Occupation 6 Jan 1920  Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    teacher 
    Residence 1924  Dallas, Dallas Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Address:
    4808 Junius 
    Misc 27 Mar 1924  Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    returns to Dallas after a visit to her mother 
    • Mrs. Griff Lee returns to Dallas after visiting her mother Mrs. J.W. Higgs.
    Census 8 Apr 1930  Clinton, Hinds Co., Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Address:
    Leah St. 
    Residence 1 Apr 1935  Anguilla, Sharkey Co., Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    Census 30 Apr 1940  Anguilla, Sharkey Co., Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    Died 1 Sep 1974  Rolling Fork, Sharkey Co., Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried Clinton, Hinds Co., Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Address:
    Clinton Cemetery 
    Person ID I3535  Scott Dickson's Family
    Last Modified 27 Dec 2015 

    Father John William Higgs,   b. 7 Apr 1859, Magnolia, Columbia Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1918, Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Mother Eliza Johnson (Lida) Cason,   b. 24 Jun 1868, Carrollton, Pickens Co., Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1941, Dallas, Dallas Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 3 Mar 1889  Arkadelphia, Clark Co., Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    Family ID F258  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Griff Calicutt Lee,   b. 30 Jul 1896, Courtland, Panola Co., Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1939, Gulfport, Harrison Co., Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married 24 Jun 1923  Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location  [16, 19
    Children 
     1. Griff Calicutt Lee, Jr.,   b. 17 Aug 1926, Jackson, Hinds Co., Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 2018, New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    Last Modified 1 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F259  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Nov 1898 - Van Buren, Crawford Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 25 Jun 1900 - Van Buren, Crawford Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 5 May 1910 - DeQueen, Sevier Co., Arkansas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - moved from DeQueen, Arkansas to Idabel, Oklahoma - 11 Sep 1913 - Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMisc - was bit by a dog - 20 Nov 1913 - Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMisc - attended a party - Jan 1914 - Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMisc - leaving for Nashville, Arkansas to visit family and friends - 25 Jun 1914 - Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMisc - participated in a school debate - 11 Mar 1915 - Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMisc - visited family in Texarkana - 29 Jul 1915 - Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMisc - returned from a three week visit in Arkansas - 19 Aug 1915 - Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 6 Jan 1920 - Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - teacher - 6 Jan 1920 - Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Jun 1923 - Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Address:
    4808 Junius - 1924 - Dallas, Dallas Co., Texas
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMisc - returns to Dallas after a visit to her mother - 27 Mar 1924 - Idabel, McCurtain Co., Oklahoma Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Address:
    Leah St. - 8 Apr 1930 - Clinton, Hinds Co., Mississippi
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Apr 1935 - Anguilla, Sharkey Co., Mississippi Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 30 Apr 1940 - Anguilla, Sharkey Co., Mississippi Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Sep 1974 - Rolling Fork, Sharkey Co., Mississippi Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Clinton Cemetery - - Clinton, Hinds Co., Mississippi
    Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    Higgs Sisters
    Higgs Sisters
    Lida, Faver, Bettie, and Tom
    Lida, Faver, Bettie, and Tom
    Lida Higgs
    Lida Higgs

  • Notes 
    • The 1900 census records Lida's name as Lida Cason Higgs.

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  • Sources 
    1. [S136] Griff C. Lee Jr Scott Dickson 29 March 1993 6353 C.

    2. [S641] Find A Grave, 25 November 2014; Lida Higgs Lee; Lida Higgs Lee; 70161393; helping hands 7.

    3. [S604] SSDI - Ancestry, 23 December 2014; Lida Lee; 428-50-8965; Mississippi (Before 1951).

    4. [S591] 1900 US Federal Census, Crawford Co, AR, Van Buren; ED 63; sheet 7A; dwelling 363, family 366; JW Higgs.

    5. [S573] 1910 US Federal Census, Sevier Co, AR, Bear Creek Twp, DeQueen; ED 171; sheet 17B; dwelling 291, family 301; John W. Higgs.

    6. [S981] McCurtain Democrat Record, Local and Personal; 11 September 1913; Held on Microfilm at the Oklahoma Historical Society, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

    7. [S981] McCurtain Democrat Record, Local and Personal; 20 November 1913; Held on Microfilm at the Oklahoma Historical Society, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

    8. [S981] McCurtain Democrat Record, Local and Personal; January 1914; Held on Microfilm at the Oklahoma Historical Society, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

    9. [S981] McCurtain Democrat Record, Local and Personal; 25 June 1914; Held on Microfilm at the Oklahoma Historical Society, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

    10. [S981] McCurtain Democrat Record, School Notes; 11 March 1915; Held on Microfilm at the Oklahoma Historical Society, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

    11. [S981] McCurtain Democrat Record, Local and Personal; 29 July 1915; Held on Microfilm at the Oklahoma Historical Society, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

    12. [S981] McCurtain Democrat Record, Local and Personal; 19 August 1915; Held on Microfilm at the Oklahoma Historical Society, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

    13. [S716] 1920 US Federal Census, McCurtain Co., OK, Idabel; ED 157; sheet 9 A; dwelling 164, family 180, ; Lida Higgs.

    14. [S688] U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989, 23 December 2014; Griff Lee, 1924 Dallas, Texas.

    15. [S981] McCurtain Democrat Record, Local and Personal; 27 March 1924; Held on Microfilm at the Oklahoma Historical Society, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

    16. [S941] 1930 US Federal Census, Hinds Co., MS, Clinton; ED 25-41; Sheet 5-B; Dwelling 101, Family 117; Griff C Lee.

    17. [S944] 1940 US Federal Census, Sharkey Co., MS, Anguilla; ED 63-6; Sheet 1-B; Dwelling 21; Lida H. Higgs.

    18. [S606] Arkansas County Marriages Index - 1837-1957, 11 August 2012; Lida Cason to J. W. Higgs.

    19. [S1069] Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1890-1995, 27 March 2017; Griff C Lee to Lida Higgs, 24 Jun 1923, Idabel, McCurtain Co.


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