Joel Higby was born 30 October 1805 in New York, United States to Sylvester David Higby (1773-1850) and Esther Hine (1773-1845) and died 9 August 1860 Elba Center, Knox County, Illinois, United States of unspecified causes. He married Harriet Putnam (1813-1904) 14 June 1832 in Ellery, Chautauqua County, New York, United States.
|Offspring of Joel Higby and Harriet Putnam (1813-1904)|
|Homer H Higby (1835-1899)|
|Florence Harriet Higby (1851-1925)|
|Marlen D Higby (1857-1867)|