Video about life of Teresa Higginson Servant of God (Teacher)
Higginson was born in Holywell, Flintshire, United Kingdom in 1844 where her parents were staying whilst on pilgrimage to the shrine of St. Winefride. Her father Robert Francis Higginson was a Catholic and his wife was a convert. Higginson went to a convent school in Nottingham, and became a schoolteacher at Bootle. During her life Higginson’s hands and feet bled in a way known as stigmata, she went into prayer trances that lasted days.
Higginson died in Chudleigh and was declared a Servant of God.