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Ella Rhoads Higginson
Birth: 1861
Death: Dec. 27, 1940

Poet. Born in Council Grove, Kansas, in 1888 moved to Bellingham, Washington, where she and her husband opened a drug store on Elk Street. She wrote and published poetry and short stories in national journals including McClures, Harper's Monthly, and Colliers. Her best known work, a poem entitled "Four Leaf Clover," was first published by West Shore Magazine in 1890. In June 1931, she was made poet laureate of Washington State. She died in Bellingham, Washington in 1940. (bio by: Ron Buchinski) 
 
Burial:
Bayview Cemetery
Bellingham
Whatcom County
Washington, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Ron Buchinski
Record added: Aug 31, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9393426
Ella <i>Rhoads</i> Higginson
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Ella <i>Rhoads</i> Higginson
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Ella <i>Rhoads</i> Higginson
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- John P. Birosak
 Added: Sep. 25, 2013
Thank you for your lovely poems. My dad was your paperboy in the 1930's. He loved your work.
- Leslie Wilco
 Added: Aug. 29, 2011
GODSPEED DEAR ELLA. NO MORE TREMBLING.YOU HAVE AWOKEN ON THE OTHER SIDE.
- Jeannie
 Added: Jan. 9, 2011
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