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Amelia Earhart

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Amelia Earhart

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    John Higley

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    • 6th Great-grandfather of Amelia Earhart — 9th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 428 
    • Birth Date:
    • 22 Jul 1649 
    • Birth Location:
    • Frimley, Surrey, England 
    • Christening Date:
    • 12 Aug 1649 
    • Christening Location:
    • Frimley, Surrey, England 
    • Death Date:
    • 25 Aug 1714 
    • Death Location:
    • Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut 
    • Burial Date:
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    • Burial Location:
    • Hop Meadow Cemetery, Simsbury, Hartford, Connecticut 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 9 Nov 1671 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut 
  • Additional marriages for John Higley


    • Spouse:
    • Sarah Strong
    • Marriage Date:
    • ABT 1696

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  • Sources for John Higley

    • 3 Gay, Frank B., The Descendants of John Drake of Windsor, Connecticut, Rutland, Vermont: Tuttle Company (1933), 16-17.
    • 4 Johnson, Mary Coffin, The Higleys and their Ancestry: An Old Colonial Family, New York: D. Appleton and Company (1896).
    • 5 Lea, J. Henry, A Genealogy of the Ancestors and Descendants of George Augustus and Louisa (Clap) Trumbull, o f Trumbull Square . . ., Fairhaven, Massachusetts: Printed for the Family (1886), 9.

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