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Col George Harlan Briscoe
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Birth: Jun. 20, 1788
Lincoln County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Dec. 5, 1847
Huntsville
Schuyler County
Illinois, USA


George was the third of eight children born to Jeremiah and Elizabeth (Harlan) Briscoe. He was a Farmer. He married Eliza Kennedy Ewing November 1, 1814 at Danville, Boyle Co., KY. He fought in the War with Mexico and the War of 1812.

George Harlan Briscoe Lt, Capt James Barbour's Co Lt Col Joshua Barbee's Regt KY MIL. served Aug 28,1812-Mar 17,1813.

Source: fold3.com pension application by Eliza K Ewing Briscoe. WC3934 blw 39813 80 50,14873 80 55.

George is the son of Revolutionary War soldier Jeremiah Briscoe Pvt VA, served in Capt Simon Kenton's Co Lincoln Co Mil 1782 under command of Col George Rogers Clark. Jeremiah was born ca l760 VA, bef 13 Jan 1827 Mercer Co KY he married Elizabeth Harlan Ca 1762-1827.



George and Eliza had six children, they are:

John L (1815-1842)
Jeremiah (1816-1842)
Leticia Ann (1821-1843)
Sarah Elizabeth (1823-1883)
Phebe W Bacon (1823-1900)
Mary (1824-1891)

Sarah Elizabeth and Phebe were twins.


 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Eliza Kennedy Ewing Briscoe (1790 - 1873)
 
 Children:
  John L. Briscoe (1815 - 1842)*
  Jeremiah Briscoe (1816 - 1842)*
  Phebe W Briscoe Bacon (1823 - 1900)*
  Sarah Elizabeth Briscoe Bryant (1823 - 1883)*
  Mary Briscoe Mead (1824 - 1891)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Huntsville Cemetery
Huntsville
Schuyler County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Sprague
Record added: Jul 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73552293
 


- Sprague
 Added: Aug. 26, 2011
 
 
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