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William BRIGGS  

Born: 1650 in Portsmouth, Little Compton, RI
Died: 12 MAY 1715 in Little Compton, RI
Buried:

Children With Elizabeth COOK, Married: 1680
Susanna BRIGGS Born: 9 APR 1681
Compton, RI
Died: 1744
John BRIGGS Born: 13 NOV 1685
Died: 21 JAN 1712
William BRIGGS Born: 11 JAN 1688
Died: 1763
Elizabeth BRIGGS Born: 27 DEC 1689
Died: 1763
Thomas BRIGGS Born: 5 SEP 1693
Died: 23 MAR 1716
Deborah BRIGGS Born: 5 SEP 1693
Died: NOV 1773
Job BRIGGS Born: 3 AUG 1696
Portsmouth, RI
Died: 28 FEB 1739
Little Compton, RI
 
Notes: Was a member of Captain Peleg Sanford`s horse troop, 10 Aug. 1667.

He was made freeman, 30 Apr 1672.

His will, dated 3 Apr 1716, and proved 2 July 1716, his wife Elizabeth and son Job being executors. Overseers, Robert Dennis, John Woodman and Benjamin Head. He left to his son Job his dwelling house and all household stuff and farm, to William the land north of a certain line, and Job the south side; to Job the cattle, sheep, horses,hogs, and money in the house where he dwelleth, orchard, etc; to daughter Susanna DENNIS the house and land occupied by Thomas Waite; to daughter Deborah HEAD, 20 £; to daughter Elizabeth WOODMAN, 100£; to son William 30£, featherbed, table and gun; and to wife ten£ per annum, to be paid by Job, and her choice of rooms, use of household staff and maintenance for her four servants.
From Family History of Central NY, Vo; III, Central New York Family Histories, Page 1366. Children as listed on his home page are from this record, alsoHis father John deeded to him and his wife Mary, on 11 Mar 1679, a quarter of a share (35 acres) in Dartmouth.
Was a member of Captain Peleg Sanford`s horse troop, 10 Aug. 1667. He was made freeman, 30 Apr 1672. His will, dated 3 Apr 1716, and proved 2 July 1716, his wife Elizabeth and son Job being executors. He left to his son Job his dwelling house and farm, to William the land north of a certain line, and Job the south side; to Job the livestock; to daughter Susanna the house and land occupied by Thomas Waite; to daughter Deborah Head, 20 pounds; to daughter Elizabeth WOODMAN, 100 pounds; to son William 30 pounds and some hpusehold goods; and to wife ten pounds per annum, to be paid by Job, and her choice of rooms, use of household staff and maintenance for her four servants.
From Family History of Central NY, Vo; III, Central New York Family Histories, Page 1366. Children as listed on his home page are from this record, also
 
William BRIGGS
1650 - 12 MAY 1715
John BRIGGS
1609 - BEF 16 NOV 1690
Sarah CORNELL
1623 - 1661


Henrie BRIGGS
1574 - 4 AUG 1625
Mary HINCKES
12 DEC 1581 - 1615
Thomas CORNELL
24 MAR 1594 - 8 FEB 1656
Rebecca BRIGGS
25 OCT 1600 - 8 FEB 1673





Thomas BRIGGS
1546 - 1593
Elizabeth MOUNTEYN
1554 - 1618
John HINCKES
1540 - 1581
Elizabeth MYTAR
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George CORNELL
ABT 1565 - 22 JUN 1631
Susan CASSE
ABT 1570 -
Henrie BRIGGS
1574 - 4 AUG 1625
Mary HINCKES
12 DEC 1581 - 1615


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