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Lillie Mae Marti Briggs
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Birth: Oct. 12, 1870
Illinois, USA
Death: Sep. 21, 1944
Merced County
California, USA

Lillie's spelled her name many ways over the years including Lili, Lily and Lilly.
Lillie came to California with her adult children, first settling in Tracy, CA and later in Winton with her son Benjamin. Lillie was widowed prior to 1920 in Nebraska. Her husband was Levi Briggs born in 1857. Lillie and Levi had 8 children together. All of them came west with her except her daughter Nellie who died in 1922 in Nebraska. Nellie's son Gerald Henderson appears on the 1930 census, in Lillie's household at 9 years of age.
Lillie's grandchildren remembered her fondly and told their own grandchildren colorful stories, about her living near them when they were growing up.
Lillie and Levi's children were; Nellie, Ellen, Arthur, Benjamin, Vernon, Harold, Clifford and Murel(Merle). 
Family links: 
  Levi Briggs (1857 - 1929)*
  Nelle Belle Briggs Henderson (1887 - 1922)*
  Benjamin Franklin Briggs (1897 - 1939)*
*Calculated relationship
Winton Cemetery
Merced County
California, USA
Created by: Carol (Daniel) League
Record added: Oct 10, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42924658
Lillie Mae <i>Marti</i> Briggs
Added by: Carol (Daniel) League
Lillie Mae <i>Marti</i> Briggs
Added by: Travis Waller
Lillie Mae <i>Marti</i> Briggs
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