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John Henry Briggs
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Birth: May 1, 1848
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 13, 1930
Mount Union
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA

Son of William Hainey BRIGGS and Jane Isabella WILSON. Married Catherine Elizabeth YOUTZY 26 November 1872. Father of Eva Hahn, Myra, Jesse and Lloyd.

John Henry Briggs, retired employe of the Virginia Pulp and Paper company, Tyrone, died at Mount Union at 2:40 p.m. Monday, after an illness of four weeks. Mr. Briggs was born in Dublin township, Huntingdon county, May 1, 1848. He was married in 1873 at Mount Union and was a member of the Odd Fellows lodge there and of the First Baptist church at Tyrone, where he lived 35 years. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Elizabeth Briggs, a daughter, Mrs. Charles Hahn, Mount Union, at whose home he died; a son Jesse J. Briggs, Washington, two sisters and a brother: Mrs. Matilda Bard, Mount Union; Mrs. Dessa Tweed, Philadelphia; Bruce H. Briggs, Springville, N.Y. Funeral service will be held Wednesday, 2:30 p.m. at the Gram & Son funeral home, Tyrone, in charge of teh Rev. H.F. King, D.D., assisted by the Rev. A.Z. Myers, Mount Union, who officiated at the wedding. Interment will follow in Grandview cemetery.
The Daily News
Huntingdon, Pennsylvania
Tuesday, January 14, 1930
Page Four
Family links: 
  William Hainey Briggs (1818 - 1902)
  Jane Isabella Wilson Briggs (1817 - 1883)
  Catherine Elizabeth Youtzy Briggs (1848 - 1937)*
  Eva G. Briggs Hahn (1874 - 1967)*
  Myra A. Briggs (1876 - 1879)*
  Lloyd M. Briggs (1877 - 1901)*
  Jesse John Briggs (1882 - 1958)*
  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
John H. 1848-1930, Elizabeth 1848-1937, Lloyd M. 1877-1901 Sergt. Co. L. 8th U.S. Cav
Note: One stone erected for John and Liz and their son Lloyd.
Grandview Cemetery
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Lot 1281
Created by: Kathryn Doyle
Record added: Aug 28, 2006
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John Henry Briggs
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John Henry Briggs
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3rd cousin 3xr
- Cyndi
 Added: Jul. 13, 2014
Rest in peace.
- Kathryn Doyle
 Added: Jun. 11, 2009

- Barbara Hammons Davis, Dalt
 Added: Apr. 10, 2008
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