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Dr Charles Custer Briggs
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Birth: Oct. 4, 1884
Tell Township
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 20, 1972
Altoona
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA

Son of Francis Shunk BRIGGS and Mary Ellen BRIGGS. Husband of Esther JUSTICE.

Obituary
Dr. C.C. Briggs, Former Altoona Dentist, Dies
Dr. Charles C. Briggs, 87, of 710 Bryant Ave., who retired in 1966 after 52 years of dentistry, died at 4:15 a.m. yesterday, Sept. 20, 1972, in Altoona Hospital, where he was admitted Aug. 2, after an extended illness. He was born Oct. 4, 1884, in Tell Twp., Huntingdon County, a son of Frank S. and Mary E. (Briggs) Briggs, and was united in marriage to Esther Justice on June 27, 1917, in Pittsburgh. Surviving are his wife, a daughter, Mrs. Elizabeth Stuart of Altoona; two grandchildren, and four brothers and sisters, Melvin J. of Lewistown, Oswell of Mount Union and Mrs. Beulah Myers and Mrs. Hazel B. Owen of Altoona. Dr. Briggs graduated from Juniata College and University of Pittsburgh and attended Valparaiso University, Ind. He was also a graduate of Dr. Angle School of Orthodontics in California. Prior to moving to Altoona, Dr. Briggs practiced in Pittsburgh and Indiana. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church, Altoona, and of the Masonic lodges and Jaffa Shrine.
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22 September 1972 
 
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 Parents:
  Francis Shunk Briggs (1845 - 1919)
  Mary Ellen Briggs Briggs (1847 - 1936)
 
 Spouse:
  Esther V. Justice Briggs (1895 - 1979)*
 
 Siblings:
  Margaret Catherine Briggs Seibert (1851 - 1943)*
  Porter Jackson Briggs (1867 - 1932)*
  Matilda Briggs Oppel (1869 - 1955)*
  Oren McLoyd Briggs (1872 - 1963)*
  Erwin Sheridan Briggs (1877 - 1948)*
  Ira David Briggs (1879 - 1961)*
  Oswell Moser Briggs (1882 - 1977)*
  Charles Custer Briggs (1884 - 1972)
  John Melvin Briggs (1889 - 1982)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Union Cemetery
Mount Union
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: .
 
Created by: Kathryn Doyle
Record added: Oct 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78600616
Dr Charles Custer Briggs
Added by: Ronald Singer
 
Dr Charles Custer Briggs
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