New Jersey Obituaries - May 18, 1898 - John Higgins

John Higgins, who lived at Oak Shades, between Matawan and Keyport, had a stroke of paralysis on Sunday of last week as he was going down stairs. He fell to the bottom of the flight of steps and received such severe injuries that he died a few hours later. He was seventy years old.

Source: Red Bank Register, Wednesday, May 18, 1898