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Amanda Melvina BRIGGS Anderson
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Birth: Apr. 13, 1841
Somerset County
Maine, USA
Death: Dec. 31, 1898
Siloam Springs
Benton County
Arkansas, USA

1. Amanda Melvina Briggs-1 was born on Apr 13, 1841 in Briggs Hill, Somerset County, ME. She died on Dec 27, 1898 in Siloam Springs, AR. She married David Anderson on Jul 03, 1861 in Rochelle, Ogle County, Illinois. He was born on Mar 04, 1841 in Wallpole Island, Town of Sombra, Canada West. He died on Oct 13, 1902 in Siloam Springs, AR.

Notes for Amanda Melvina Briggs:

At the age of five moved with parents and a neighbor family from Briggs Hill to Grand Detour, Illinois, the trip being made by covered wagons. The Briggs family eventually settled on the Briggs homestead in Willow Creek Twp., Lee County, Illinois, about seven miles northeast of Paw Paw. She and her family resided at Shell Rock, Iowa for many years and about the year 1895, moved to Siloam Springs, Ark., where she departed this life, the immediate cause of death being pneumonia.

Children of Amanda Melvina Briggs and David Anderson are:

1. George Sylvester ANDERSON b. 18 Sep 1862 in IL, d. 03 Mar 1929.

2. Elizabeth A. ANDERSON Bass, b. 11 Mar 1864 in IL, d. 28 May 1932 in Santa Barbara, CA.

3. Ulysses Grant ANDERSON, b. 16 Nov 1865 in IL, d. 17 Oct 1875 in Shell Rock, IA

4. Martha Melvina ANDERSON Thorp, b. 30 Nov 1867 in IL, d. 03 Jan 1932 in Los Angeles, CA

5. Delcino May "Della" ANDERSON Fenno, b 23 Aug 1870 in Norwood Prairie, IL, d. Sep 1939 in Los Angeles, CA

6. Ida Luella ANDERSON Dale, b. .4 Jul 1873, d. after 01 Apr 1940 in CA.
Family links: 
  Adin Briggs (1798 - 1853)
  Susanna Cottle Briggs (1803 - 1865)
  David Anderson (1841 - 1902)
  George Sylvester Anderson (1862 - 1929)*
  Elizabeth A Anderson Bass (1864 - 1932)*
  Ulysses G Anderson (1865 - 1875)*
  Martha Melvina Anderson Thorp (1867 - 1934)*
  Della Anderson Fenno (1870 - 1939)*
  Ida Luella Dale Anderson Squires (1873 - 1941)*
  Abigail Briggs Ellis (1827 - 1907)*
  Adin Briggs (1828 - 1884)*
  Susan Cottle Briggs Goodwin (1830 - 1906)*
  Miriam Briggs Cramer (1834 - 1909)*
  John B Briggs (1836 - 1926)*
  Sophia A. Briggs Bennett (1838 - ____)*
  Amanda Melvina BRIGGS Anderson (1841 - 1898)
  George Sylvester Briggs (1843 - 1894)*
*Calculated relationship
Oak Hill Cemetery
Siloam Springs
Benton County
Arkansas, USA
Plot: Block 3, Lot 30, Space unk
Created by: Susie Thompson
Record added: Sep 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 96671351
Amanda Melvina <i>BRIGGS</i> Anderson
Added by: Susie Thompson
Amanda Melvina <i>BRIGGS</i> Anderson
Added by: Missy Long Adams
Amanda Melvina <i>BRIGGS</i> Anderson
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