We remember Albert Higgs

We remember Albert Higgs

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Timeline

Timeline

1880
sibling Mary A Higgs Source:7963951 1880
1883
sibling Emily Higgs Source:7963951 1883
1886
birth Monk Bretton, Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:7963945 Source:7963953 1886
1888
sibling Alice May Higgs Source:7963989 1888
1890
sibling Ada Higgs Source:7963951 1890
1893
sibling Charles Henry Higgs Source:7963945 1893
1895
sibling Ethel Higgs Source:7963945 1895
1897
sibling James Edward Higgs Source:7963989 1897
1901
employment Coal Miner Pony Driver Below Ground Source:7963945 31st March 1901
1901
sibling John Richard Alexander Higgs Source:7963989 1901
1906
children Albert Edward Higgs Source:7963953 1906
1908
children Mary Ann Higgs Source:7963953 1908
1910
children May Higgs Source:7963953 1910
1911
dates Age 25 Source:7963953 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Colliery Contractor Source:7963953 1911
1913
children Sarah A Higgs Source:7964037 1913
1914
service British Army Private 12009 York and Lancaster Regiment 7th (Service) Battalion Source:7963940 August 1914
1914
enlistment Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:7963940 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:7963925 13th September 1915
1915
children Harry Higgs Source:7964037 1915
1918
death Killed in Action Source:7114241 Source:7963932 5th April 1918
1918
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:7963932 1918
1918
children Frederick Higgs Source:7964037 1918
employment Colliery Worker Grimethorpe Colliery Grimethorpe, Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:7963940
marriage Harriet Ellen Ellis Source:7963954
burial Ribemont Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7114241

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Albert
Initials A
Last Name Higgs,
Source 7114241
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
2 Peel Place, Old Mill, Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 1901-03-31
7 Long Row, Monk Bretton, Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 1891-04-05
9 Wortley Street, Barnsley,Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address known 1911-04-02
Union Street, Barnsley, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address known 1918
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 12009 York and Lancaster Regiment 7th (Service) Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
MM British Award/Decoration
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Albert Edward Higgs son 1906
Mary Ann Higgs daughter 1908
May Higgs daughter 1910
Sarah A Higgs daughter 1913
Harry Higgs son 1915
Frederick Higgs son 1918
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elijah Higgs father
Sarah Ann Hattersley mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary A HIggs sister 1880
Emily Higgs sister 1883
Ada Higgs sister 1890
Charles Henry Higgs brother 1893
Ethel Higgs sister 1895
Alice May Higgs sister 1888
James Edward Higgs brother 1897
John Richard Alexander Higgs brother 1901
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Harriet Ellen Ellis wife -

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Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Linda571
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Linda571
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Linda571
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Linda571
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Linda571
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Linda571
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Linda571
Medal Index Cards Transcription Linda571

External Evidence

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Medal Card image from Ancestry Linda571
FreeBMD Linda571
Marriage of Harriet E Higgs Linda571
London Gazette Military Medal Winners Linda571

Multimedia

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York and Lancaster Cap Badge Linda571
Higgs/Ellis children born in Barnsley from FreeBMD Linda571
Composite snip from the London Gazette Linda571
Military Medal Vincent96527
1914-15 Star Vincent96527

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