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Dennis Lambart Higgins

Born: 26th September 1847
Died: 6th May 1943

From collection of Rev. Stephen Bazlinton

Intro, Biographical Information, Notes etc:

Born 26th September 1847 in Turvey, Bedfordshire, England.
 6 May 1943 in Muswell Hill, London, England.
Buried:  East Finchley Cemetery, London Borough of Barnet, Greater London.
 Theodosia Isabella Tredcroft - July 1851 ~ 13th July 1924 
​​​​​​​Married 22nd November 1870 in Kensington, London.
Charles Francis (Henzell)
Theodosia Kathleen
Alexander George (Marshall)
Margery Blanche (March)
Harold Dennis (Hambelton)
Eva Charlotte (Yorke-Long)
Ralph Lambart
Henry Usticke Maximilian (Zahniser)
Bertha harriet (Burgess)
Norah Isabel
Julia Sophia
Olive Frances (Richards)


Nick Fleet said ...
Dennis Lambart Higgins (1847-1943)
Friday, Feb 10, 2017 : 19:15
Rodger said ...
I presume this is the same DLH frequently found in Bible readings with FE Raven?
Sunday, Feb 12, 2017 : 00:08
Tom said ...
Yep; and the same one who seemed to be involved in every controversy at the time. (His sisters were the ones who precipitated the split in Reading with CES.)
Monday, Feb 13, 2017 : 11:39
Jonathan said ...
He and his brother seem to have been cricketers in their day...
Monday, Feb 13, 2017 : 14:14
Tom said ...
Thanks for spotting that Jonathan, and the two interesting local newspaper reports I've added! Seems DLH's father was not among the Brethren then, so he and his sister's must have come through their own choices.
Monday, Feb 13, 2017 : 21:02
Tom said ...
I notice in that cricket game he played in, Gentlemen of Buckinghamshire vs Gentlemen of Warrickshire; DLH sadly was out for a duck, but on the opposing team was a John Earle Reynolds Raven .. wonder if any relation of FER or just a coincidence!
Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017 : 00:08
Michael Schneider said ...

In G.V. Wigram's NPC entry, Higgins is called Wigram's nephew:

I've been wondering how exactly Higgins and Wigram were related, and here is what I've come up with:

Saturday, Sep 12, 2020 : 08:26

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