Frederick Holman Briggs1

M, #85292, b. 22 December 1921, d. 13 October 1965
FatherMervin Clifton Briggs1 b. 17 Jul 1890, d. 25 Jan 1971
MotherMarguerite Holman1 b. Feb 1895
Relationship8th cousin 1 time removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited26 Feb 2011
Birth*Frederick Holman Briggs was born on 22 December 1921.1 
He was the son of Mervin Clifton Briggs and Marguerite Holman.1 
Marriage*Frederick Holman Briggs married Winifred Reed Decastro.1 
Death*Frederick Holman Briggs died on 13 October 1965, at age 43.1 

Family: Frederick Holman Briggs and Winifred Reed Decastro

Citations

  1. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.

George Briggs1

M, #74176, b. 1756, d. 1790
FatherRichard Briggs b. 1735, d. 1790
MotherSusannah Baker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Note*DAR #68260: George Briggs (1756-90) was a private in Capt. SimeonMartin's company, Lippett's Rhode Island regiment. He was born in NorthKingston, R.I; died in Brookfield, N.Y. 
Note*Husband's father Richard Briggs; Wifes father Edward Dyre. (VR.) 
Birth*George Briggs was born in 1756 in North Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island
He was the son of Richard Briggs and Susannah Baker
Marriage*George Briggs married Frances Dyer, daughter of Edward Dyer , Capt. and Elizabeth Ann Fish, on 10 February 1777. In North Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island.2,3 
Death*George Briggs died in 1790, in Brookfield, New York

Child of George Briggs and Frances Dyer

Citations

  1. [S1398] , vol.69:92, Daughters of the American Revolution Lineage Books, 152 vols., online Ancestry.com. Previously published in hard copy (Provo, Utah, U.S.A.: The Generations Network, Inc.). Hereinafter cited as "Daughters of the American Revolution Lineage Books."
  2. [S1411] James N. Arnold, Vital Records of Rhode Island 1636-1850, Births, Marriages & Deaths Vol.5, Washington & Bristol Counties (Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.A.: Narragansett Hist. Pub. Co., 1894), 19. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Rhode Island 1636-1850.
  3. [S1756] Family History Resource File LDS, "Vital Records Index - North America, 1631-1888" (Salt Lake City, Utah). . Hereinafter cited as "Vital Records Index - North America 1631-1888."

George W. Briggs1

M, #79482
Last Edited12 Dec 2002

Citations

  1. [S1488] Adin Ballou, Ellaborate History and Genealogy of the Ballous in America (Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.A.: E. L. Freeman & Co., 1888), 341. Hereinafter cited as Ellaborate History and Genealogy of the Ballous.

Greta Dove Briggs1

F, #109050, b. 24 December 1917, d. 1983
FatherRoy Scott Briggs1
MotherClara Ferne Thomas1
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Descendants of John Drake & Christiana Billet
Descendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Descendants of Hugh Hull & Elinor
Descendants of Marcus Palmer & Nancy Ann Slocum
Descendants of William White & Susanna Jackson
Last Edited23 Oct 2018
Name-ComGreta Dove Briggs is commonly known as Greta Briggs.2 
Birth*She was born on 24 December 1917 in Lindsay, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada; The informant for this Late Registration of Birth was Greta herself, dated 10 January 1978, at Hartland, Carleton County, New brunswick.1,2 
She was the daughter of Roy Scott Briggs and Clara Ferne Thomas.1 
Marriage*Greta Dove Briggs married Ralph Wallace Drake, son of Kenneth Barrie Drake and Estella Maud Wallace, on 16 September 1939. In bride's home, Lindsay, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada. They were married by license, #32594. Ralph was 21 years old, a bachelor, farmer, Baptist, living in Avondale, Carleton County. Greta was 21 years old, a spinster, teacher, Baptist, living in Lindsay, carleton County.3,2 
Living*Greta Dove Briggs and Ralph Wallace Drake were living in Avondale, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada, in 1978.1 
Death*Greta Dove Briggs died in 1983.2 
(Interred) BurialShe was buried in the plot of Kenneth Drake, in United Baptist Church Cemetery, Waterville, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada, 46.28343,-67.60758.
Inscription: Kenneth B. Drake / 1876 - 1937 / DRAKE
Back:Ralph W. Drake / 1917 - 1998 / His Wife / Greta D. Briggs / 1917 - 1983.4,5

Family: Greta Dove Briggs and Ralph Wallace Drake

Citations

  1. [S12816] Late Registration of Birth, Province of New Brunswick, Canada, Greta Dove Briggs, digital copy of original document PANB microfilm F24970, Code 1917-800346 (filed 14 April 1978), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  2. [S12815] Cemetery Marker, Waterville United Baptist Cemetery, Lower Waterville, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada. Ralph W. Drake & Greta D. Briggs, tombstone inscription & photograph; read by David A. Walker.
  3. [S12817] Official Notice of Marriage, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada, Ralph Wallace Drake & Greta Dove Briggs marriage, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F20013, Code B4/1939, Number 15499.
  4. [S12812] Certificate of Registration of Death, Province of New Brunswick, digital copy of original document PANB microfilm F19337, Volume 108, Registration Number 11752 (filed 29 June 1937), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. Hereinafter cited as Death Certificate.
  5. [S13270] Cemetery marker, United Baptist Cemetery, Waterville, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada. His son Ralph Drake & wife Greta Briggs Kenneth B. Drake, tombstone inscription & photograph; read by David A. Walker, 12 May 2018.

Hannah Briggs

F, #74391, b. 1 May 1676, d. 13 February 1718/19
FatherThomas Briggs d. 12 Jun 1720
MotherMary Fisher d. c 1717
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited1 Nov 2006
Birth*Hannah Briggs was born on 1 May 1676 in Portsmouth, Newport County, Rhode Island
She was the daughter of Thomas Briggs and Mary Fisher
Marriage*Hannah Briggs married William Dyer, son of Charles Dyer and Mary Lippet, before 1705. 
Death*Hannah Briggs died on 13 February 1718/19, at age 42, in Newport, Rhode Island; she was murdered by her husband. See death memo for William Dyer.1 

Children of Hannah Briggs and William Dyer

Citations

  1. [S2484] Index of Obituaries 1704-1800, Boston News-Letter Index of Obituaries 1704-1800, Boston, Massachusetts. Hereinafter cited as Boston News-Letter Index of Obituaries 1704-1800.

Hannah Briggs1

F, #88763, b. circa 1868
FatherNathaniel Briggs1 b. Sep 1725, d. c 1800
MotherSarah Cory1 b. 16 Jun 1734
Relationship3rd cousin 6 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited28 Mar 2003
Birth*Hannah Briggs was born circa 1868 in Tiverton, Newport County, Rhode Island.1 
She was the daughter of Nathaniel Briggs and Sarah Cory.1 

Citations

  1. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.

Harold Holman Briggs1

M, #44795, b. 22 October 1908
FatherThomas Burnes Briggs1
MotherMary Ella Dobson1
Last Edited26 Jan 2002
Occupation*Harold Holman Briggs was fisherman.2,1 
Birth*He was born on 22 October 1908 in Spence, New Brunswick.2,1 
He was the son of Thomas Burnes Briggs and Mary Ella Dobson.1 
Marriage*Harold Holman Briggs married Hannah Scott Fields, daughter of Stephen Alfred Fields and Effie Rebecca Scott, on 30 December 1931.1 

Family: Harold Holman Briggs and Hannah Scott Fields

Citations

  1. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S866] Doris Muncey Haslam, The Wrights of Bedeque, Prince Edward Island, a Loyalist Family, 2 vols (Summerside, Prince Edward Island: privately published, 1978), V.1, p.584, QUAY 1. Hereinafter cited as The Wrights of Bedeque, Prince Edward Island, a Loyalist Family.

Harriet L. Briggs1

F, #80601, b. 8 February 1836
FatherPhilip Briggs b. 17 Jun 1800, d. 2 Dec 1857
MotherLydia S. Dyer b. 10 Apr 1806, d. 16 Sep 1903
Relationship6th cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Birth*Harriet L. Briggs was born on 8 February 1836 in Clarendon Rutland, Vermont
She was the daughter of Philip Briggs and Lydia S. Dyer
Marriage*Harriet L. Briggs married George Crossman on 1 November 1855.1 

Children of Harriet L. Briggs and George Crossman

Citations

  1. [S1423] C. C. Olin, A Complete Record of the John Olin Family (Indianapolis: Baker-Randolph Co., Printers, 1893), 80. Hereinafter cited as A Complete Record of the John Olin Family.

Hattie Briggs1

F, #85296, b. February 1892
FatherWager Weeden Briggs1 b. Sep 1860
MotherElla Almira Soule1 b. 3 Nov 1860, d. 19 Jan 1916
Relationship7th cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited26 Feb 2011
Birth*Hattie Briggs was born in February 1892.1 
She was the daughter of Wager Weeden Briggs and Ella Almira Soule.1 
Marriage*Hattie Briggs married Edward Bliss.1 

Family: Hattie Briggs and Edward Bliss

Citations

  1. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.

Jacob Briggs1

M, #65566
Last Edited24 Jan 2002
Marriage*Jacob Briggs married an unknown person.  

Child of Jacob Briggs

Citations

  1. [S1067] Allan Lee Tieman, "Allan Lee Tieman, compiled records" (Blue Island, Illinois). . Hereinafter cited as "Allan Lee Tieman, compiled records."

Josephine M. Briggs1

F, #80607, b. 7 May 1838, d. 31 May 1888
FatherPhilip Briggs b. 17 Jun 1800, d. 2 Dec 1857
MotherLydia S. Dyer b. 10 Apr 1806, d. 16 Sep 1903
Relationship6th cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Birth*Josephine M. Briggs was born on 7 May 1838 in Clarendon Rutland, Vermont
She was the daughter of Philip Briggs and Lydia S. Dyer
Marriage*Josephine M. Briggs married Jesse L. Billings on 7 November 1860.1 
Death*Josephine M. Briggs died on 31 May 1888, at age 50, in Rutland, Vermont

Children of Josephine M. Briggs and Jesse L. Billings

Citations

  1. [S1423] C. C. Olin, A Complete Record of the John Olin Family (Indianapolis: Baker-Randolph Co., Printers, 1893), 80. Hereinafter cited as A Complete Record of the John Olin Family.

Leila Briggs1

F, #89420, b. circa 1910
FatherErnest Leon Briggs1 b. 22 Mar 1889, d. 8 Oct 1974
MotherMabel A Wells1 b. 9 May 1891, d. 3 Aug 1977
Relationship8th cousin 1 time removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited26 Feb 2011
Birth*Leila Briggs was born circa 1910.1 
She was the daughter of Ernest Leon Briggs and Mabel A Wells.1 
Marriage*Leila Briggs married Ed Lake.1 

Family: Leila Briggs and Ed Lake

Citations

  1. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.

Louantha Briggs1

F, #87739, b. circa 1857, d. before 1900
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Descendants of Sir Reginald de Courtenay
Descendants of John Drake & Christiana Billet
Descendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Descendants of Geoffery de Mandeville & Rohese de Vere
Descendants of Thomas Saint Leger
Descendants of William White & Susanna Jackson
Last Edited3 Mar 2007
Birth*Louantha Briggs was born circa 1857 in Simonds Parish, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 
Marriage*She married John Calvin Corey, son of Gardner Corey and Susannah Burnham, circa 1881.1 
Death*Louantha Briggs died before 1900.1 

Children of Louantha Briggs and John Calvin Corey

Citations

  1. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.

Lucy Briggs1

F, #82232, b. 4 June 1764, d. October 1845
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited28 Mar 2003
Birth*Lucy Briggs was born on 4 June 1764 in East Greenwich, Kent County, Rhode Island.1 
Marriage*She married Benjamin Corey, son of Thomas Cory and Elizabeth Briggs, on 6 May 1782. In East Greenwich, Kent County, Rhode Island.1 
Death*Lucy Briggs died in October 1845, at age 81, in East Greenwich, Kent County, Rhode Island.1 

Children of Lucy Briggs and Benjamin Corey

Citations

  1. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.

Lydia D. Briggs1

F, #80619, b. 27 July 1842, d. after 1893
FatherPhilip Briggs b. 17 Jun 1800, d. 2 Dec 1857
MotherLydia S. Dyer b. 10 Apr 1806, d. 16 Sep 1903
Relationship6th cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Note*Unmarried; lives on the farm with her mother, who is now in her 87th year(1893). This Dyer farm has been in the family for over 100 years. Mrs.Lydia D. Briggs was born there. (Olin.doc.) 
Birth*Lydia D. Briggs was born on 27 July 1842 in Clarendon Rutland, Vermont
She was the daughter of Philip Briggs and Lydia S. Dyer
Death*Lydia D. Briggs died after 1893. 

Citations

  1. [S1423] C. C. Olin, A Complete Record of the John Olin Family (Indianapolis: Baker-Randolph Co., Printers, 1893), 80. Hereinafter cited as A Complete Record of the John Olin Family.

Malcolm Paul Briggs

M, #24619
Last Edited9 Apr 2018
Marriage*Malcolm Paul Briggs married Elizabeth Perley Bridges

Family: Malcolm Paul Briggs and Elizabeth Perley Bridges

Mary A. Briggs1

F, #80612, b. 13 August 1840
FatherPhilip Briggs b. 17 Jun 1800, d. 2 Dec 1857
MotherLydia S. Dyer b. 10 Apr 1806, d. 16 Sep 1903
Relationship6th cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Birth*Mary A. Briggs was born on 13 August 1840 in Clarendon Rutland, Vermont
She was the daughter of Philip Briggs and Lydia S. Dyer
Marriage*Mary A. Briggs married Aretus Newton on 31 May 1859.1 

Children of Mary A. Briggs and Aretus Newton

Citations

  1. [S1423] C. C. Olin, A Complete Record of the John Olin Family (Indianapolis: Baker-Randolph Co., Printers, 1893), 80. Hereinafter cited as A Complete Record of the John Olin Family.

Mavis Ella Briggs1

F, #89423, b. circa 1914
FatherErnest Leon Briggs1 b. 22 Mar 1889, d. 8 Oct 1974
MotherMabel A Wells1 b. 9 May 1891, d. 3 Aug 1977
Relationship8th cousin 1 time removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited28 Mar 2003
Birth*Mavis Ella Briggs was born circa 1914.1 
She was the daughter of Ernest Leon Briggs and Mabel A Wells.1 

Citations

  1. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.

Mehitable Briggs1,2,3

F, #45752, b. 1803
ChartsDescendants of Humphrey de Bohun
Descendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Descendants of Sir Reginald de Courtenay
Descendants of John Drake & Christiana Billet
Descendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Descendants of Hugh Hull & Elinor
Descendants of Geoffery de Mandeville & Rohese de Vere
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Descendants of Thomas Saint Leger
Descendants of William White & Susanna Jackson
Last Edited25 Mar 2015
Name Variation Mehitable Briggs is also known as Mehetable Briggs.3 
Birth*She was born in 1803.3,1 
Marriage*She married Ebenezer Wiggins, son of Jacob F. Wiggins Esq. and Elizabeth Ruth Slocum, on 7 February 1822.1,3 
Living*Mehitable Briggs was living in the Parish of Waterborough, Queens County, New Brunswick, in 1881; she was living with her son Gilbert and family, as recorded in the 1881 census.4 
LivingShe was living in the Parish of Waterborough, Queens County, New Brunswick, in 1891; she was living with her daughter in-law Margaret (son Gilbert was now deceased) and family, as recorded in the 1891 census.5 

Children of Mehitable Briggs and Ebenezer Wiggins

Citations

  1. [S7214] New Brunswick Genealogical Society, First Familes, online http://nbgs.ca/firstfamilies/. Hereinafter cited as NBGS - First Families.
  2. [S1858] Al B. Cory, compiler, Corys of America, Ancestors and Descendants, 2nd Edition, Vol. II (self published, 1994). Hereinafter cited as Corys of America, Ancestors and Descendants.
  3. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.
  4. [S2129] Census 1881: Parish of Waterborough, Gilbert Wiggins (Family 36), 1881, Microfilm, C-13181. Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
  5. [S2130] Census 1891: Parish of Waterborough, Margaret Wiggins (household 60), 1891, Microfilm, NAC T6303. Library & Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St., Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
  6. [S9911] Correspondence with Evan Muxen, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).

Mervin Clifton Briggs1

M, #85288, b. 17 July 1890, d. 25 January 1971
FatherWager Weeden Briggs1 b. Sep 1860
MotherElla Almira Soule1 b. 3 Nov 1860, d. 19 Jan 1916
Relationship7th cousin 2 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited26 Feb 2011
Birth*Mervin Clifton Briggs was born on 17 July 1890.1 
He was the son of Wager Weeden Briggs and Ella Almira Soule.1 
Marriage*Mervin Clifton Briggs married Marguerite Holman.1 
Death*Mervin Clifton Briggs died on 25 January 1971, at age 80.1 

Child of Mervin Clifton Briggs and Marguerite Holman

Citations

  1. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.

Minerva A. Briggs1

F, #80622, b. 30 September 1852
FatherPhilip Briggs b. 17 Jun 1800, d. 2 Dec 1857
MotherLydia S. Dyer b. 10 Apr 1806, d. 16 Sep 1903
Relationship6th cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Note*No children (1893.) 
Birth*Minerva A. Briggs was born on 30 September 1852. 
She was the daughter of Philip Briggs and Lydia S. Dyer
Marriage*Minerva A. Briggs married Stephen B. Round on 7 October 1874. In Clarendon, Rutland County, Vermont.1 

Family: Minerva A. Briggs and Stephen B. Round

Citations

  1. [S1423] C. C. Olin, A Complete Record of the John Olin Family (Indianapolis: Baker-Randolph Co., Printers, 1893), 80. Hereinafter cited as A Complete Record of the John Olin Family.

Nancy Briggs1

F, #65565
FatherJacob Briggs
Last Edited18 May 2011
Nancy Briggs was the daughter of Jacob Briggs
Marriage*Nancy Briggs married Tom Stetson, son of Thomas Stetson and Mary Hall

Children of Nancy Briggs and Tom Stetson

Citations

  1. [S1067] Allan Lee Tieman, "Allan Lee Tieman, compiled records" (Blue Island, Illinois). . Hereinafter cited as "Allan Lee Tieman, compiled records."

Nathaniel Briggs1

M, #82090, b. September 1725, d. circa 1800
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker (#1)
Descendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker (#2)
Last Edited28 Mar 2003
Birth*Nathaniel Briggs was born in September 1725.1 
Marriage*He married Sarah Cory, daughter of Philip Cory and Hannah Gray, on 23 August 1761.1 
Marriage*Nathaniel Briggs married Mary Cory, daughter of Philip Cory and Hannah Gray, circa 1766. In Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island.1 
Death*Nathaniel Briggs died circa 1800.1 

Children of Nathaniel Briggs and Sarah Cory

Family: Nathaniel Briggs and Mary Cory

Citations

  1. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.

Nathaniel Briggs1

M, #82285
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited28 Mar 2003
Marriage*Nathaniel Briggs married Sarah Cory, daughter of William Cory and Mary Macumber, on 23 August 1761. In Portsmouth, Newport County, Rhode Island.1 

Family: Nathaniel Briggs and Sarah Cory

Citations

  1. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.

Nathaniel Briggs1

M, #88762, b. circa 1866
FatherNathaniel Briggs1 b. Sep 1725, d. c 1800
MotherSarah Cory1 b. 16 Jun 1734
Relationship3rd cousin 6 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited28 Mar 2003
Birth*Nathaniel Briggs was born circa 1866 in Tiverton, Newport County, Rhode Island.1 
He was the son of Nathaniel Briggs and Sarah Cory.1 

Citations

  1. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.

Oscar Briggs

M, #14009
Last Edited16 Apr 2001

Child of Oscar Briggs and Laura M. Kirkpatrick

Permassa Briggs1

F, #1657, b. 11 August 1799, d. 26 January 1870
ChartsDescendants of Humphrey de Bohun
Descendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Descendants of Sir Reginald de Courtenay
Descendants of John Drake & Christiana Billet
Descendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Descendants of Hugh Hull & Elinor
Descendants of Geoffery de Mandeville & Rohese de Vere
Descendants of Geoffrey IV Plantagenet
Descendants of Thomas Saint Leger
Descendants of William White & Susanna Jackson
Last Edited18 Apr 2017
Birth*Permassa Briggs was born on 11 August 1799.2 
Marriage*She married Jacob Wiggins Jr., son of Jacob F. Wiggins Esq. and Elizabeth Ruth Slocum, on 4 January 1815.1 
AltMarr*An alternate marriage date and place are on 3 January 1816.1 
Death*Permassa Briggs died on 26 January 1870, at age 70.2 
Burial*She was buried in St. Luke's Anglican Church Cemetery, Youngs Cove Road, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada.
Inscription: In memory of / Permasa / wife of the late / Jacob Wiggins / Died / 26th Jan. 1870 / Aged 71 years.3

Tombstone, Permassa (Briggs) Wiggins (1799-1870). St. Luke's Anglican Church Cemetery, Youngs Cove Road, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada.

Children of Permassa Briggs and Jacob Wiggins Jr.

Citations

  1. [S7214] New Brunswick Genealogical Society, First Familes, online http://nbgs.ca/firstfamilies/. Hereinafter cited as NBGS - First Families.
  2. [S1234] Kathy Sheehan, Family records, Personal files.
  3. [S11866] St. Luke's Anglican Church Cemetery, Youngs Cove Road, Queens County, New Brunswick. Permassa (Briggs) Wiggins, Tombstone inscription; recorded by David A. Walker, 6 July 2004.

Peter Briggs1

M, #74653, b. after 1764
FatherRobert Briggs b. 9 Apr 1732, d. 13 Mar 1809
MotherBarbara Randall
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Birth*Peter Briggs was born after 1764. 
He was the son of Robert Briggs and Barbara Randall

Children of Peter Briggs and Abigail Dyer

Citations

  1. [S1371] Bertha Williams Anthony, Roger Williams of Providence, Rhode Island (: Mrs. C. W. Bertha Williams Anthony, 1949), 178. Hereinafter cited as Roger Williams of Providence, R.I.

Philip Briggs1,2

M, #74213, b. 17 June 1800, d. 2 December 1857
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Birth*Philip Briggs was born on 17 June 1800 in Clarendon, Rutland County, Vermont
Marriage*He married Lydia S. Dyer, daughter of Daniel Dyer and Susannah Olin, on 6 October 1834. In Clarendon, Rutland County, Vermont.2 
Death*Philip Briggs died on 2 December 1857, at age 57, in Topeka, Kansas.2 

Children of Philip Briggs and Lydia S. Dyer

Citations

  1. [S1365] Robert Glenn Thurtle, Pedigrees of Descendants of Colonial Clergy (Maryland, U.S.A.: Society of the Descendants of Colonial Clergy- Hagerstown Printing Co., 1976). Hereinafter cited as Pedigrees of Descendants of Colonial Clergy.
  2. [S1423] C. C. Olin, A Complete Record of the John Olin Family (Indianapolis: Baker-Randolph Co., Printers, 1893), 80. Hereinafter cited as A Complete Record of the John Olin Family.

Philip Briggs1

M, #84689, b. 6 May 1762
FatherNathaniel Briggs1 b. Sep 1725, d. c 1800
MotherSarah Cory1 b. 16 Jun 1734
Relationship3rd cousin 6 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited28 Mar 2003
Birth*Philip Briggs was born on 6 May 1762 in Tiverton, Newport County, Rhode Island.1 
He was the son of Nathaniel Briggs and Sarah Cory.1 

Citations

  1. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.

Phoebe Briggs1

F, #81907, b. 1810, d. 1900
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited26 Feb 2011
Birth*Phoebe Briggs was born in 1810 in New York.1 
Marriage*She married Arnold Cory, son of Thomas Cory and Martha.1 
Death*Phoebe Briggs died in 1900, in New York.1 

Children of Phoebe Briggs and Arnold Cory

Citations

  1. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.

Rebecca Briggs1

F, #76726
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Descendants of Hugh Hull & Elinor
Last Edited15 Jun 2004
Marriage*Rebecca Briggs married Ebenezer Slocum, son of Ebenezer Slocum and Bathsheba Hull, in 1778.1 

Family: Rebecca Briggs and Ebenezer Slocum

Citations

  1. [S2164] The Hull Family in America, Charles H. Weygant, compiler, (Bartlesville, Oklahoma: The Hull Family Association, 1913), 281. Hereinafter cited as The Hull Family in America.

Reginald I. Briggs

M, #14008, b. 7 May 1894, d. 1 November 1936
FatherOscar Briggs
MotherLaura M. Kirkpatrick
Last Edited16 Apr 2001
Birth*Reginald I. Briggs was born on 7 May 1894 in Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
He was the son of Oscar Briggs and Laura M. Kirkpatrick
Marriage*Reginald I. Briggs married Goldie Bell Schurman, daughter of John Charles Schurman and Emma Kelley, on 29 November 1919. In Watertown, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
Death*Reginald I. Briggs died on 1 November 1936, at age 42, in West Newton, Massachusetts, U.S.A.

Family: Reginald I. Briggs and Goldie Bell Schurman

Richard Briggs1

M, #76525, b. 1735, d. 1790
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Note*DAR #68260: Richard Briggs (1735-90) served as private in ColonelElliott's regiment of Rhode Island artillery. He was born in NorthKingston; died in East Greenwich, R.I. 
Birth*Richard Briggs was born in 1735 in North Kingston, Washington County, Rhode Island
Marriage*He married Susannah Baker in 1755. 
Death*Richard Briggs died in 1790, in East Greenwich, Rhode Island

Child of Richard Briggs and Susannah Baker

Citations

  1. [S1398] , vol.69:92, Daughters of the American Revolution Lineage Books, 152 vols., online Ancestry.com. Previously published in hard copy (Provo, Utah, U.S.A.: The Generations Network, Inc.). Hereinafter cited as "Daughters of the American Revolution Lineage Books."

Robert Briggs1

M, #81168, b. 9 April 1732, d. 13 March 1809
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Note*Son of Robert & Hannah. 
Birth*Robert Briggs was born on 9 April 1732.1 
Marriage*He married Barbara Randall on 2 September 1764.1 
Death*Robert Briggs died on 13 March 1809, at age 76.1 

Child of Robert Briggs and Barbara Randall

Citations

  1. [S1371] Bertha Williams Anthony, Roger Williams of Providence, Rhode Island (: Mrs. C. W. Bertha Williams Anthony, 1949), 178. Hereinafter cited as Roger Williams of Providence, R.I.

Roy Scott Briggs1

M, #109051
Last Edited5 Mar 2018
Birth*Roy Scott Briggs was born in Lindsay, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada.1 
Name-ComHe is commonly known as Roy Briggs.2 
Marriage*He married Clara Ferne Thomas.1 

Child of Roy Scott Briggs and Clara Ferne Thomas

Citations

  1. [S12816] Late Registration of Birth, Province of New Brunswick, Canada, Greta Dove Briggs, digital copy of original document PANB microfilm F24970, Code 1917-800346 (filed 14 April 1978), Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada.
  2. [S12817] Official Notice of Marriage, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada, Ralph Wallace Drake & Greta Dove Briggs marriage, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F20013, Code B4/1939, Number 15499.

Ruth Amelia Briggs1

F, #44055, b. 18 May 1899
FatherThomas Burnes Briggs1
MotherMary Ella Dobson1
Last Edited26 Jan 2002
Birth*Ruth Amelia Briggs was born on 18 May 1899 in Spence Settlement, New Brunswick.2,1 
She was the daughter of Thomas Burnes Briggs and Mary Ella Dobson.1 
Marriage*Ruth Amelia Briggs married Ernest William Crawford, son of Renwick James Crawford and Hannah Jane Fields, on 26 June 1918.2,1 

Family: Ruth Amelia Briggs and Ernest William Crawford

Citations

  1. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S866] Doris Muncey Haslam, The Wrights of Bedeque, Prince Edward Island, a Loyalist Family, 2 vols (Summerside, Prince Edward Island: privately published, 1978), V.1, p.573, QUAY 1. Hereinafter cited as The Wrights of Bedeque, Prince Edward Island, a Loyalist Family.

Sarah Briggs1

F, #82229, b. 1 November 1754, d. after 1845
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited28 Mar 2003
Birth*Sarah Briggs was born on 1 November 1754 in East Greenwich, Kent County, Rhode Island.1 
Marriage*She married Joseph Corey, son of Thomas Cory and Elizabeth Briggs, on 19 February 1778. In East Greenwich, Kent County, Rhode Island.1 
Death*Sarah Briggs died after 1845, in East Greenwich, Kent County, Rhode Island.1 

Children of Sarah Briggs and Joseph Corey

Citations

  1. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.

Sarah E. Briggs

F, #19509
Last Edited16 Apr 2001

Child of Sarah E. Briggs and William Stonehouse

Susan Briggs1

F, #81131
FatherPeter Briggs b. a 1764
MotherAbigail Dyer b. a 1762
Relationship4th cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Susan Briggs was the daughter of Peter Briggs and Abigail Dyer

Citations

  1. [S1371] Bertha Williams Anthony, Roger Williams of Providence, Rhode Island (: Mrs. C. W. Bertha Williams Anthony, 1949), 178. Hereinafter cited as Roger Williams of Providence, R.I.

Susannah Olin Briggs1,2

F, #76404, b. 20 August 1845
FatherPhilip Briggs b. 17 Jun 1800, d. 2 Dec 1857
MotherLydia S. Dyer b. 10 Apr 1806, d. 16 Sep 1903
Relationship6th cousin 4 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Note*She bore him four children: Infant, b February 21, 1865; lived but a fewdays. (Olin.doc.) 
Birth*Susannah Olin Briggs was born on 20 August 1845 in Clarendon Rutland, Vermont
She was the daughter of Philip Briggs and Lydia S. Dyer
Marriage*Susannah Olin Briggs married Charles Ewing on 2 May 1864.2 

Children of Susannah Olin Briggs and Charles Ewing

Citations

  1. [S1398] , 307, Daughters of the American Revolution Lineage Books, 152 vols., online Ancestry.com. Previously published in hard copy (Provo, Utah, U.S.A.: The Generations Network, Inc.). Hereinafter cited as "Daughters of the American Revolution Lineage Books."
  2. [S1423] C. C. Olin, A Complete Record of the John Olin Family (Indianapolis: Baker-Randolph Co., Printers, 1893), 80. Hereinafter cited as A Complete Record of the John Olin Family.

Thomas Briggs1

M, #74430, d. 12 June 1720
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
Note*Son of John Briggs. 
Death*Thomas Briggs died on 12 June 1720. 

Child of Thomas Briggs and Mary Fisher

Citations

  1. [S1349] John Osborne Austin, Genealogical Dictionary of Rhode Island (Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.: Gen. Publishing Co. Inc., reprinted 1978, 1887). Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Dictionary of Rhode Island.

Thomas Burnes Briggs1

M, #44056
Last Edited26 Jan 2002
Marriage*Thomas Burnes Briggs married Mary Ella Dobson on 11 April 1885.2,1 

Children of Thomas Burnes Briggs and Mary Ella Dobson

Citations

  1. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S788] Marriage Register, Westmorland Co., NB 1790-1856, : E-037-7620, p.308, QUAY 2. Hereinafter cited as Marriage Register, Westmorland Co., NB 1790-1856.

Violinda Briggs1

F, #109125
Last Edited13 Mar 2018
Marriage*Violinda Briggs married Howard Cameron.1 

Child of Violinda Briggs and Howard Cameron

Citations

  1. [S12841] Marriage Registration, Carleton County, New Brunswick, Canada, John Drake & Delia Maud Cameron marriage, 8 Jany. 1898, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, York County, New Brunswick, Canada. PANB microfilm F15585, Code B4/1898, Number 1501.

Wager Weeden Briggs1

M, #85285, b. September 1860
ChartsDescendants of John Cory & Agnis Wauker
Last Edited26 Feb 2011
Birth*Wager Weeden Briggs was born in September 1860.1 
Marriage*He married Ella Almira Soule, daughter of Job Soule and Lydia Cory.1 

Children of Wager Weeden Briggs and Ella Almira Soule

Citations

  1. [S2043] Cory Family Society. This site contains genealogies of several early Corey/Cory families., online http://www.coryfamsoc.com. Hereinafter cited as Cory Family Society.

William Briggs1

M, #81130
FatherPeter Briggs b. a 1764
MotherAbigail Dyer b. a 1762
Relationship4th cousin 5 times removed of David Arthur Walker
ChartsDescendants of William Dyer & Mary Barrett
Last Edited12 Dec 2002
William Briggs was the son of Peter Briggs and Abigail Dyer

Citations

  1. [S1371] Bertha Williams Anthony, Roger Williams of Providence, Rhode Island (: Mrs. C. W. Bertha Williams Anthony, 1949), 178. Hereinafter cited as Roger Williams of Providence, R.I.

William Parker Briggs1

M, #44060, b. 20 October 1890, d. 29 October 1980
FatherThomas Burnes Briggs1
MotherMary Ella Dobson1
Last Edited5 Jan 2007
Occupation*William Parker Briggs was a farmer and fisherman.2,1 
Birth*He was born on 20 October 1890 in Spence Settlement, New Brunswick.3,1 
He was the son of Thomas Burnes Briggs and Mary Ella Dobson.1 
Marriage*William Parker Briggs married Margaret Grace Crawford, daughter of Renwick James Crawford and Hannah Jane Fields, on 4 November 1914.3,1 
Death*William Parker Briggs died on 29 October 1980, at age 90.4,1 

Family: William Parker Briggs and Margaret Grace Crawford

Citations

  1. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada).
  2. [S866] Doris Muncey Haslam, The Wrights of Bedeque, Prince Edward Island, a Loyalist Family, 2 vols (Summerside, Prince Edward Island: privately published, 1978), V.1, p.573. Hereinafter cited as The Wrights of Bedeque, Prince Edward Island, a Loyalist Family.
  3. [S866] Doris Muncey Haslam, The Wrights of Bedeque, Prince Edward Island, a Loyalist Family, 2 vols (Summerside, Prince Edward Island: privately published, 1978), V.1, p.573, QUAY 1. Hereinafter cited as The Wrights of Bedeque, Prince Edward Island, a Loyalist Family.
  4. [S373] Correspondence with Gary Leighton Townshend, Personal Archives of David Arthur Walker, (Edwards, Ontario, Canada), GEDCOM received 11 Dec 1999, QUAY 1.

Mary Louise Brigham

F, #15480
ChartsDescendants of David Walker & Margaret Hetherington
Last Edited29 Jul 2020
Birth*Mary Louise Brigham was born in Walpole, New Hamsphire.1 
MarriageShe married Arthur Henry Lloyd Heffel, son of Samuel James Heffel and Henrietta Schurman, in 1914. He later changed his surname to his foster-parents' surname and was known as Lloyd Schurman, later changing it to Sherman at the time of the First World War.2 

Children of Mary Louise Brigham and Arthur Henry Lloyd Heffel

Citations

  1. [S362] Harold Cairns, Electronic Family File, Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island.
  2. [S129] Ross Graves, William Schurman Loyalist of Bedeque Prince Edward Island and His Descendants, Vols. 1 & 2 (Summerside: M.F. Schurman Co. Ltd., 1973), page 304, 487. Hereinafter cited as William Schurman Loyalist of Bedeque.

Joan Bright1

F, #92155
ChartsDescendants of Richard le Fort
Descendants of Geoffery de Mandeville & Rohese de Vere
Last Edited16 May 2003
Marriage*Joan Bright married Henry Fortescue of Wimpstone, son of Thomas Fortescue of Wimpstone and Florence Bonville.1 

Child of Joan Bright and Henry Fortescue of Wimpstone

Citations

  1. [S2048] Lord Clermont Thomas Fortescue, A History of the Family of Fortescue in all its Branches (n.p.: n.pub., First Edition 1869, Second Edition 1880). Hereinafter cited as A History of the Family of Fortescue in all its Branches.

Katharin Bright1

F, #94303, b. circa 1505
Relationship12th great-grandmother of David Arthur Walker
ChartsAncestors of David Arthur Walker
Last Edited20 Sep 2006
Birth*Katharin Bright was born circa 1505 in Maidstone, Lincolnshire, England.1 
Marriage*She married Robert Atwater , Esq.1 

Child of Katharin Bright and Robert Atwater , Esq.

Citations

  1. [S2298] LDS, online www.familysearch.org. (Salt Lake City), downloaded v.4.19.