George C. Higgins

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George C. Higgins
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Mayor of Lynn, Massachusetts
In office
Preceded by George D. Hart
Succeeded by Asa T. Newhall
Member of the
Massachusetts House of Representatives
Nineteenth Essex District[1]
Member of the
Lynn, Massachusetts
Common Council[1]
In office
Personal details
Born November 19, 1845[1]
Orleans, Massachusetts
Died August 15, 1933(1933-08-15) (aged 87)
Middleboro, Massachusetts
Political party Republican[1]
Spouse(s) Ellen S. Irving
Military service
Allegiance United States of America
Service/branch Union Army
Years of service 1864
Unit Company D 8th
Massachusetts Infantry Regiment
Battles/wars American Civil War

George Cleaveland Higgins (November 19, 1845 – August 15, 1933) was a Massachusetts politician who served as a Lynn, Massachusetts, city councilor, a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives and as the 22nd Mayor of Lynn, Massachusetts.

Higgins was born in Orleans, Massachusetts on November 19, 1845. In 1862 Higgins moved to Lynn, Massachusetts.[1] He died in 1933.[2]


  1. ^ a b c d e Bridgman, Arthur Milnor (1894), A Souvenir of Massachusetts legislators Vol. III, Brockton, Ma: A. M. Bridgman, p. 142. 
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Political offices
Preceded by
George D. Hart
Mayor of Lynn, Massachusetts
Succeeded by
Asa T. Newhall