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Matilda Ellen "Tillie" Briggs Bard
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Birth: Oct. 17, 1857
Shirleysburg
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 25, 1941
Mount Union
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA

Daughter of William Hainey BRIGGS and Jane Isabella WILSON. Wife of Alfred A. BARD.

Obituary:
Mrs. Matilda Bard, a highly respected resident of Allenport, died Monday evening, August 25, 1941, at 10 o'clock at the home of her daughter, Mrs. William P. Faust, in Allenport. Mrs. Bard had been ill for some time. Born October 23, 1857, in Germany Valley, she was a daughter of William and Jane (Wilson) Briggs. At the time of death she was aged 83 years, ten months and two days. She was married to Alfred A. Bard in Huntingdon in March, 1885. Mr. Bard preceded her in death. Following their marriage Mr. and Mrs. Bard established a home in Germany Valley, where they spent almost their entire married life. Mrs. Bard was a member of the Methodist church of Shirleysburg. Surviving are the following children: Roy A. Bard, of Mount Union; Orie W. Bard, of Cygnet, Ohio; Mrs. E.J. Hall, of Brockway; Mrs. W.P. Faust, of Allenport; Herman B. Bard, of Newton Hamilton; Mrs. Foster W. Bard, of Germany Valley; Marshal M. Bard, of Mount Union, and Russel D. Bard, at home. There are twenty-five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at the Faust home Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock, in charge of the Rev. George W. Swayne and the Rev. Robert Peterson. Interment will be made in the Germany Valley cemetery by Clark's funeral service. Friends may call at the Faust home after Wednesday noon. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Hainey Briggs (1818 - 1902)
  Jane Isabella Wilson Briggs (1817 - 1883)
 
 Spouse:
  Alfred A. Bard (1859 - 1908)*
 
 Children:
  Roy A. Bard (1886 - 1979)*
  Lorma Isabelle Bard Hall (1887 - 1978)*
  Orie Wesley Bard (1888 - 1963)*
  Dessie Ann Bard Faust (1890 - 1985)*
  Herman Bennet Bard (1892 - 1984)*
  Edna E. Bard Brandt (1894 - 1981)*
  Russel David Bard (1896 - 1937)*
  Marshall McCloyd Bard (1898 - 1948)*
 
 Siblings:
  George Wilson Briggs (1841 - 1900)*
  Elizabeth Jane Briggs Rorer (1843 - 1878)*
  William Alexander Briggs (1846 - 1926)*
  John Henry Briggs (1848 - 1930)*
  Joseph Elliot Briggs (1849 - 1851)*
  Thomas Bennet Briggs (1851 - 1925)*
  Hadessa Ann Briggs Tweed (1853 - 1936)*
  Harriet Glenn Briggs Edelblute (1855 - 1906)*
  Matilda Ellen Briggs Bard (1857 - 1941)
  Bruce Henderson Briggs (1859 - 1947)*
  Brice Blair Briggs (1866 - 1910)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Germany Valley Cemetery
Shirleysburg
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Kathryn Doyle
Record added: May 31, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14466637
Matilda Ellen Tillie <i>Briggs</i> Bard
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Matilda Ellen Tillie <i>Briggs</i> Bard
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Matilda Ellen Tillie <i>Briggs</i> Bard
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