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Elizabeth Jane Briggs Rorer
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Birth: Nov. 27, 1843
Death: Feb. 13, 1878

Elizabeth Jane was the eldest daughter of William Hainey BRIGGS and Jane Isabella WILSON. She was married to Samuel RORER, son of Isaac and Mary, on 23 February 1870. Samuel and Elizabeth were the parents of one daughter, Anna Blanche RORER, who married Charles L. HOFFMAN. Elizabeth died at the age of 34 of unknown causes. She is buried next to her parents and her brother Joseph Elliot Briggs
 
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 Parents:
  William Hainey Briggs (1818 - 1902)
  Jane Isabella Wilson Briggs (1817 - 1883)
 
 Spouse:
  Samuel Rorer (1849 - 1938)
 
 Children:
  Anna Blanche Rorer Hoffman (1872 - 1927)*
 
 Siblings:
  George Wilson Briggs (1841 - 1900)*
  Elizabeth Jane Briggs Rorer (1843 - 1878)
  William Alexander Briggs (1846 - 1926)*
  John Henry Briggs (1848 - 1930)*
  Joseph Elliot Briggs (1849 - 1851)*
  Thomas Bennet Briggs (1851 - 1925)*
  Hadessa Ann Briggs Tweed (1853 - 1936)*
  Harriet Glenn Briggs Edelblute (1855 - 1906)*
  Matilda Ellen Briggs Bard (1857 - 1941)*
  Bruce Henderson Briggs (1859 - 1947)*
  Brice Blair Briggs (1866 - 1910)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Elizabeth, wife of Samuel Rorer, died Feb. 13, 1878. Aged 32 yrs 2 mo. & 16 days.
 
Note: Elizabeth's gravestone has been reset and no longer lies in the grass. Thank you!
 
Burial:
Germany Valley Cemetery
Shirleysburg
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Briggs family
 
Created by: Kathryn Doyle
Record added: Aug 28, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15537256
Elizabeth Jane <i>Briggs</i> Rorer
Added by: Kathryn Doyle
 
Elizabeth Jane <i>Briggs</i> Rorer
Added by: Kathryn Doyle
 
Elizabeth Jane <i>Briggs</i> Rorer
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