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Robert Merble Briggs
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Birth: May 25, 1891
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 1, 1935
Clarksburg
Harrison County
West Virginia, USA

Son of Thomas Bennet BRIGGS and Amanda Elizabeth GALLAHER. Husband of Della Mae DEAN.

Obituary:
Huntingdon, April 3 -- Robert M. Briggs, aged 43, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Briggs of Burnt Cabins, died Monday evening in a hospital in Clarksburg, W. Va., following a throat operation two weeks ago. He was an automobile salesman. Besides his wife, who was Miss Della May Dean of Huntingdon, he is survived by six children, Anna, Ruth, Robert, Helen, Dorothy and Richard, all of 1423 Washington street, Huntingdon, also by two brothers, Ira Briggs of Altoona and Jesse Briggs of Burnt Cabins. The body will arrive in Huntingdon this evening and funeral services will be held tomorrow afternoon at 2:30 o'clock. Burial will be made in the Riverview cemetery.
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 Parents:
  Thomas Bennet Briggs (1851 - 1925)
  Amanda Elizabeth Gallaher Briggs (1850 - 1917)
 
 Spouse:
  Della Mae Dean Briggs (1890 - 1971)*
 
 Children:
  Virginia Ruth Briggs Newcombe (1914 - 2004)*
  Robert Watson Briggs (1917 - 1959)*
  Helen M. Briggs Showalter (1920 - 1981)*
  Dorothy Mae Briggs Corbin (1922 - 1959)*
  Richard Thomas Briggs (1926 - 1977)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ira Edward Briggs (1874 - 1941)*
  Mallia B. Briggs Mock (1877 - 1927)*
  Hugh Ferdinand Briggs (1882 - 1912)*
  Jesse William Briggs (1885 - 1961)*
  Robert Merble Briggs (1891 - 1935)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Riverview Cemetery
Huntingdon
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section 16-293
 
Created by: Kathryn Doyle
Record added: Jun 02, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14482523
Robert Merble Briggs
Added by: Kathryn Doyle
 
Robert Merble Briggs
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 Added: Apr. 10, 2008
 
 
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