Mrs. Mary Cones Higgins.She married Albert Melvin BURT on 14 March 1849. She was born 13 April 1824; died 4 January 1899 aged 75.She was the widow of Jesse Higgins, the son of John and Frances Q. Higgins of Montgomery Co., KY and Franklin Co., IN. Jesse Higgins and Mary Cones were married on 26 January 1844 in Rush Co., IN and had two children: Sarah Elizabeth b. 1845 and Jessie Ann b. Dec 1844 d. before 8 Oct.1845.Jesse Higgins died on 8 October 1845.
Mary Coons was, probably, the daughter of Solomon Koon and Sussannah Moore.
Mary Coons BURT was my Great-Grandmother.I am attempting to document the true heros of my family, the women.It is almost impossible to find the women that made this family and country so great.