|Birth: ||Sep. 25, 1868|
|Death: ||Dec. 21, 1941|
Son of Benjamin Varner Brisbin and Tabitha (Peters) Brisbin
Husband of (1) Clarissa Agnes (Lindenmuth) Brisbin
Father of her children: Homer Nathaniel Brisbin, Guyer Benjamin Brisbin, Clarissa Agnes (Brisbin) Yarnell.
Husband of (2) Mary Elizabeth (Keatley)(Sensor) Brisbin
Father of her children Margaret (Brisbin) Calderwood, Flora Tabitha (Brisbin) Budd, George Lawrence Brisbin, Samuel Samson Brisbin
Stepfather of Mary Elizabeth's son William Thomas Sensor
Husband of (3) Anna (Thomas)(Hendricks) Brisbin
Obituary reprinted from the Centre Democrat, 25 December,
Lawrence P. Brisbin, well known retired Pennsylvania Railroad carpenter, died at his home in Tyrone on Sunday afternoon, December 21, 1941, following an illness of 18 weeks from a heart condition. Mr. Brisbin was born September 26, 1866, at Unionville, Centre County, a son of Benjamin and Tobitha Peters Brisbin. He was three times married, first to Agnes Lindemuth, then to Mrs. Mary Sensor, both deceased, and the third time at Williamsport on January 17, 1924, to Miss Anna Thomas, who survives. Mr. Brisbin had been a resident of Tyrone for 43 years. In addition to his wife he is survived by these children to the first marriage: Guy Brisbin, Homer Brisbin and Mrs. H. A. Yarnell, Tyrone; to the second wife, Mrs. Margaret Calderwood and Samuel Brisbin, Tyrone; one step-son, William T. Sensor, Juniata; 30 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren and a sister, Mrs. John Glenn, State College.
Transcriber's note: The tombstone of Lawrence P. Brisbin, at Oak Ridge Cemetery, Centre Co., cites his birth year as 1868, yet his obituary states he was born in 1866. There is also confusion regarding Lawrence's birthplace, as the PA Delayed Birth Certificate of his daughter, Clarissa Agnes, cites his birthplace as Des Moines, IA, while his obituary cites it as Unionville.
Marriage announcement from the Daily News (Huntingdon,PA), 19 Jan 1925 - Lawrence P. Brisbin and his third wife, Anna Thomas
Miss Anna Thomas Hendricks of Lock Haven was united in marriage Saturday with Lawrence Peters Brisbin of Tyrone. The marriage ceremony was performed by the Reverend Theodore Berk of Williamsport...The ceremony was performed in the private office of the Prothonotary of Lycoming County in Williamsport. The groom, who is better known among his friends here as "Barney Brisbin", is the foreman of carpenters on the Tyrone Division of the PRR. Mr. and Mrs. Brisbin will reside in Tyrone.
Benjamin Varner Brisbin (1832 - 1902)
Tobitha Peters Brisbin (1840 - 1924)
Clarissa Agnes Lindenmuth Brisbin (1868 - 1891)*
Mary Elizabeth Keatley Brisbin (1864 - 1916)*
Anna Thomas Brisbin (1884 - 1969)*
Homer Nathaniel Brisbin (1890 - 1961)*
Clarissa Agnes Brisbin Yarnell (1891 - 1973)*
Flora Tabitha Brisbin Budd (1894 - 1935)*
Margaret H Brisbin Calderwood (1895 - 1967)*
George Lawrence Brisbin (1899 - 1904)*
Alvirda B Brisbin Weaver (1864 - 1939)*
Lawrence Peters Brisbin (1868 - 1941)
Mary Brisbin Glenn (1876 - 1962)*
Oak Ridge Cemetery
Created by: djd
Record added: May 24, 2010
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