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George Edwin BRIGGS  

Born: 24 MAY 1816 in Athens Bradford Co. PA
Died: 17 JUN 1881 in Kirby, Josephine Co. OR
   Born    Married    Died
Children with Caroline WHALING
George Henry BRIGGS Born: 9 JUN 1839
Port Gibson, NY
Died: 5 SEP 1913
Kerby, Josephine Co. OR
Julia Melissa BRIGGS Born: 18 JAN 1843
Port Gibson, NY
Died: 26 JUN 1874
Kerby, Josephine Co. OR
Harriet BRIGGS Born: 22 JUN 1845
Port Gibson, NY
Died: 9 MAY 1872
Kerby, Josephine Co. OR
Elizabeth BRIGGS Born: 25 JUL 1848
Port Gibson, NY
Died: 30 AUG 1933
Kerby, Josephine Co OR
David Winfred BRIGGS Born: 22 JUN 1855
Ft. Briggs,Josephine Co. OR
Died: 1 JUN 1913
Kerby, Josephine Co. OR
Caroline BRIGGS Born: 22 DEC 1856
Kerby, Josephine Co. OR
Died: 23 MAR 1903
Kerby. Josephine Co. OR
Notes: Built a stockade where neighbors took refuge during the Indian Wars of 1855-1856. George E. went west first in about 1850. The family followed in 1852-53 and finally settled in Waldo, Josephine Co., OR. George E. and a partner had a packing company that carried goods betwaeen California and Oregon. See also notes on his mother, Lyvia`s page. Information from Michael and Elizabeth Werner

George Edwin BRIGGS
24 MAY 1816 - 17 JUN 1881
1790 - 9 SEP 1839
1 OCT 1791 - 26 SEP 1871

William BRIGGS
1765 -
Elizabeth BONE

22 JUN 1737 - 1798
1738 - 1812


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