Adella A. "Della" HIGDON1,2

HAIRSTON.org ID#8029, b. July 1857, d. 12 October 1932
Father*Robert Daniel HIGDON1 b. a 1815
Mother*Lettie M HEARNE1 b. 1808
Birth*Adella A. "Della" HIGDON was born in July 1857 in Alabama.1,2,3 
She was the daughter of Robert Daniel HIGDON and Lettie M HEARNE.1 
Census 1860Adella A. "Della" HIGDON appeared on the 1860 census of Robert Daniel HIGDON on 18 July 1860 in Northern Division, Talladega County, Alabama; R. D. Hegden 50 , L. 50 female, J. 18 male, D. R. 12 male, S. 5 female, D. 3 female. Living next to Robert is F. Blankenship 24, E. Blankenship 20 and A. O. Blankenship 7/12.1

Census 1870Adella A. "Della" HIGDON appeared on the 1870 census of Robert Daniel HIGDON on 14 June 1870 in Ward 2, Jackson Parish, Louisiana; R D Higdon 56, L M 56, A A 13 Female, E Blankenship 31 Female (born Georgia - this could be Caroline from 1850 census), M. Blankenship (12 female born Alabama), J Blankenship (8 male born Alabama). The 8 year old J. Blankenship may be the 18 year old John Blankenship that married Sena Higdon in 1879.4

Marriage*Adella A. "Della" HIGDON married William Crawford HART about 1877.3 
Census 1900Adella A. "Della" HIGDON appeared on the 1900 census of William Crawford HART on 2 June 1900 in District 114, Police Jury Ward 2, Winn Parish, Louisiana.3

 
Death*Adella A. "Della" HIGDON died on 12 October 1932 at age 75.2 
Burial*She was buried in Delhi Masonic Cemetery, Richland Parish, Louisiana.2 

Family

William Crawford HART b. Jun 1856, d. 19 Nov 1931

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S1860] 1860 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
  2. [S48] Find A Grave Website with Photo - only listings with photos of grave markers that are contemporary to the deceased individuals death are acceptable for genealogical proof.
  3. [S1900] 1900 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
  4. [S1870] 1870 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
Last Edited19 Oct 2022