William J. Higginson architect in NYC
For inclusion in a soon-to-be-published family history book I am seeking information about and contact with the descendants of William J. and Grace Higginson.
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William (born in England abt 1867) was an architect of some renown in NYC during the early 1900s. He and grace had 5 children:
William J. Jr.(b. Jan 1887)married Jessie Pattricke (or variations on spelling)
Clarence H.(5 Jun 1892)He was a veteran of WW1 and served in the NYNG as a Major as late as 1925. Married Margaret Unknown
Grace R.(b. Jan 1895)
Basil Robert(18 April 1900-July 1968)see below
Dorothy M.(abt 1904)
Basil Robert Higginson married Lisette Pawson(b. Apr 1899)
Lisette is my 2nd cousin 2x removed.
Lisette was the daughter of Sgt. Robert Crasto Pawson, NYPD, & Janet Gray.
Basil & Lisette had two children:
Patricia J.(8 Jun 1925-16 Apr 1999 in VA)married Leslie Downes
William J.(24 Aug 1926-June 1981 West Milford NJ)
married, but I don't know his wife's name.