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Margaret Worcester Briggs
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Birth: Feb. 24, 1901
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 27, 1993
Carroll County
New Hampshire, USA

Lifelong Swedenborgian & wife of Rev. Horace Briggs, Newtonville, MA, and great granddaughter of Thomas Worchester, DD, Harvard, first minister of the New Jeruslem Church, Boston, Suffolk, MA

A wonderful entusiastic person who loved and lived her beloved Swedenborgian faith whom I had the honor of personally knowing

Father: Rev. William Loring Worcester (B: 16 Aug 1859, Waltham, Middlesex, MA - 18 Nov 1912, Carroll, Intervale, NH; S/o Rev. John Worcester & Elizabeth Callender Pomeroy

Mother: Ethel Burnham of PA D/o William and Emma (Warren) Burnham

Married (09 Sep 1926): Horace Wilkinson Briggs, Minister, Born: 29 Sep 1899, Cranston, Providence, RI - Dec 1976, Oxford, ME) S/o Benjamin F. Briggs & Ada L. Wilkinson

1. Jean Louise, (B: 28 May 1929, Washington, DC) Pierce School, W. Waltham, MA. Chapel Hill School, Waltham, MA. Beaver Country Day School, Chestnut Hill, MA. Vassar College, A.B., 1951. Boston University, MA 1960. Howard University, Ph.D., 1967. Jean spent a number of years living with Eskimos in western, central & eastern Arctic (Alaska and Canada). Author of "Never in Anger: Portrait of an Eskimo Family." Author of a number of articles on Eskimo psychology and related topics;
2. William Worcester (Born: 08 Dec 1930, Washington, DC); Jean Webster (Born: 05 Jan 1935, N. Conway, NH) Pierce Schools, W. Waltham, Mass., Rivers Country Day School, Chestnut Hill, Mass, University of Maine, 1953. Draftsman

Residence (1930): Washington, District Of Columbia

Died: Jan. 27, 1993, Intervale, Carroll, NH
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  Horace Wilkinson Briggs (1899 - 1976)*
*Calculated relationship
Created by: Glenn Ellis
Record added: Jun 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71876914
Margaret <i>Worcester</i> Briggs
Added by: Glenn Ellis
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