On this BRIGHAM stone are 2 brothers:
Francis S. Brigham
E.[Ellen] Augusta [Leland]Brigham-wife
Gertrude May Brigham-daughter
Sidney A. Brigham
Lois Ella [Shaw] Brigham-wife
Low markers with initials for each.
Source: from ancestry.com contributor "dunford40"
Francis Stevens Brigham
Birth: 9 Mar 1843
Marriage: 28 Jul 1889 - Sherborn, Massachusetts
Death: 27 Nov 1907 - Marlborough, Massachusetts
Spouse: Ellen Augusta Leland
Ellen Augusta Leland
Parents: Eleazer Leland b. 1809 & Zilpah Hastings b. 1806.
Birth: 6 May 1847 Sherborn, MA
Death: 26 Sep 1905 Marlborough, MA
1841 January 28 Birth Record Marlborough, MA for Sidney Augustine Brigham, parents: Curtis & Mary Ann Brigham.
1843 March 9 Birth Record Marlborough, MA for Francis Stevens Brigham, parents: Curtis & Mary Ann Brigham.
[Other children of these parents: Ann Elizabeth Dec. 19, 1829; Curtis Freeman Brigham Oct. 17, 1831; Mary Jane Nov. 16, 1833; James Henry April 11, 1836]
1850 U.S. Census Marlborough, MA. Curtis Brigham age 49 farmer. Wife Mary A. Brigham age 44. Children: Mary J. 16, James H. 14, Adaline S. 12, Sidney A. 9, Francis S. 7, and Abby L. Brigham age 4 years.
1865 Dec. 7 Marriage Record Waymouth, MA. SIDNEY A. BRIGHAM age 24, bootmaker, parents: Curtis Brigham & Mary A. Stevens. Bride is L.[LOIS]ELLA SHAW age 20, parents: John Shaw & Lois White.
1867 Sept. 6 Birth Record Marlborough, MA, MELVILLE STEVENS BRIGHAM to SIDNEY A. BRIGHAM & LOIS ELLA SHAW.
1880 U.S. Census Marlborough, MA. Sidney A. Brigham (39) and wife Lois E. (35) and son Melville (14). Sidney works in a shoe factory.
1889 July 28 Marriage Record, Ashland, MA. "FRANK" S. BRIGHAM age 45, 1st marriage, bootmaker, living in Marlborough, MA, parents: . Bride is ELLEN AUGUSTA LELAND age 41, 1st marriage, living in Sherborn, parents: Eleazar Leland & Zilpah Hastings.
1890 Feb. 25 Birth Record Ashland, MA, GERTRUDE MAY BRIGHAM born to FRANK S. BRIGHAM & E. AUGUSTA LELAND.
1891 April 10 Death Record Ashland, MA, GERTRUDE MAY BRIGHAM, 1 year, 1 month, 16 days old. Died of "heart disease."
1900 U.S. Census - in Quincy, Mass. Sidney A. and Lois E. Brigham are living with Lois' 78 year old widowed mother Lois Shaw. Sidney is an electrician. Sidney and Lois have been married for 35 years and had one child.
1900 U.S. Census Marlborough, MA, 50 Mechanic St. FRANCIS S. BRIGHAM age 57, b. March 1843, works in shoe factory. Wife AUGUSTA E. BRIGHAM, age 53, born May 1847, married 10 years, had 1 child but none living.
1905 Feb. 4 Death Record Hingham, MA, on Ship Street. SIDNEY A. BRIGHAM age 64, married, born in Marlborough, MA, parents: Curtis Brigham (born in Westboro, MA) & Mary A. Stevens (born in Marlborough, MA), occupation electrical business. Informant was his son MELVILLE S. BRIGHAM of Hingham. Sidney died of an embolism, heart disease.
1906 Sept. 26 Death Record Marlborough, MA, 50 Witherbee Street. ELLEN A.[AUGUSTA LELAND] BRIGHAM age 59 years, 4 months, 20 days. Husband is FRANK S. BRIGHAM. Informant: Mrs. Zilpha Peters. Died of aortic & mitral valvular disease, hypertrophy of heart 30 years, passive congestion of lungs, kidneys & stomach.
1907 November 27 Death Record Marlborough, MA. FRANCIS S. BRIGHAM died of delatation of heart at age 64 years, 8 months, 20 days. Lived at 50 Witherbee Street, widower, shoe worker. Informant was his sister-in-law Mrs. Sidney Brigham.
1911 LOIS ELLA SHAW's Death Certificate Record for State of Washington. Very brief info on ancestry.com: Lois Ella Shaw; gender female; spouse Sidney Brigham; child Melville Sidney Brigham.
1951 Sept 18 Death Record MELVILLE SIDNEY BRIGHAM died at age 84 in Seattle, King County, Washington. Parents: SIDNEY BRIGHAM & LOIS ELLA SHAW.
Melville Sidney Brigham was married to CAROLINE LINA WRIGHT & had a son, MELVILLE DEXTER BRIGHAM born Nov. 26, 1894. [Source: ancestry.com family tree of "pdossetti"]
CIVIL WAR RECORD FOR SIDNEY A. BRIGHAM:
Name: Sidney A Brigham
Age at enlistment: 20
Enlistment Date: 29 Jun 1861
Rank at enlistment: Private
State Served: Massachusetts
Was POW?: Yes
Survived the War?: Yes
Service Record: Enlisted in Company F, Massachusetts 13th Infantry Regiment on 16 Jul 1861.Mustered out on 14 Feb 1863.
Birth Date: abt 1841
Sources: Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors and Marines in the Civil WarThe Story of the 13th Massachusetts VolunteersGAR Dept of Massachusetts 1866-1947 (Sargent)
Sidney A. Brigham (1841 - 1905)
Created by: Chris Enright Snyder
Record added: Nov 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62186174