William Abner Briggs

Male 1856 - 1932  (75 years)


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  • Name William Abner Briggs 
    Born 8 Sep 1856  Canandaigua, Ontario Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Aug 1932  Moundsville,Marshall Co., West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Woodlawn Cemetery, Canandaigua, Ontario Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • ONTARIO COUNTY TIMES JOURNAL September 2, 1932 PAGE 4 COL 1
      BRIGGS - The death of William Abner Briggs, formerly of Canandaigua, occurred at his home in Moundsville, W. Virginia Saturday. Mr. Briggs was born in Canandaigua town September 8, 1856 the son of Elihu E. and Emeline Reed Briggs. On January 10, 1877 he married Mary Jane Ferrin who died in 1907. In 1909 he married Priscilla Jane Cunningham of Viola W. Virginia. Besides his widow he leaves three children, Roy A. Briggs of Shortsville, Mrs. Adah J. Carter and Charles F. Briggs of this city, 8 grand children, a brother Elnathan Briggs of E. Bloomfield, a half brother Louis Briggs, and a half sister, Mrs. Ina Fogarty of this city. Funeral services were held from the home of his daughter Mrs. T. S. Carter, Adelaide Avenue, Tues. PM. Interred in Woodlawn Cemetery.
    Person ID I2270  OurNorthernRoots
    Last Modified 25 May 2013 

    Father Enoch Elihu Briggs,   b. 25 Sep 1835, Bristol, Ontario Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1905, Bristol, Ontario Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Emeline Reed,   b. 11 Aug 1837, Bristol, Ontario Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1869, Bristol, Ontario Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
    Married 1854 
    Family ID F8709  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Jane Ferrin,   b. Aug 1860, West Bloomfield, Ontario Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1907, Canandaigua, Ontario Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Married 10 Jan 1877 
    Children 
    +1. Roy Allison Briggs,   b. 22 Apr 1879, Richmond, Ontario Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Ada Jane Briggs,   b. Jun 1884
    +3. Charles Ferrin Briggs,   b. 13 Feb 1893, Canandaigua, Ontario Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1953  (Age 59 years)
    Family ID F8718  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Priscilla Jane Cunningam,   b. Abt 1860, West Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1909 
    Family ID F8719  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Sep 1856 - Canandaigua, Ontario Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Aug 1932 - Moundsville,Marshall Co., West Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Woodlawn Cemetery, Canandaigua, Ontario Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
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