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Brice Blair Briggs
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Birth: Aug. 27, 1866
Death: Oct. 15, 1910

Son of William Hainey BRIGGS and Jane Isabella WILSON. Married to Elizabeth Martha SHIELDS 27 Aug 1891 at Shirleysburg, Huntingdon Co., PA. Father of Edith G. Markley, Frederick F., Blair Brice, Sherman S. and Eva A. Kurtz.
Obituary:
Brice Blair Briggs, well known to our people in this section died at his home in Bellwood on Saturday last from typhoid fever. He was a stout, robust man, an engineer for many years on the Bellwood Division of the P.R.R. He was the son of William and Isabelle Wilson Briggs, early citizens of Germany Valley. He was married to Lizzie Shields. With his wife, five children survive: Edith, Blair, Fred, Sherman and Eva, all at home. Deceased was a member of the Eagles, also Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers, which organizations officiated at his funeral. Services were held at him home on Sunday by Rev. A. Davidson, of the U.B. church. The remains were brought to Mt. Union on Monday morning and taken to the Germany Valley Stone Church were services were again held by Rev. Davidson and Rev. Culver. Interment in the Germany Valley Cemetery.
Mt. Union Times
Mount Union, Huntingdon Co., PA
21 Oct 1910 
 
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 Parents:
  William Hainey Briggs (1818 - 1902)
  Jane Isabella Wilson Briggs (1817 - 1883)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Martha Shields Briggs (1870 - 1949)*
 
 Children:
  Edith G. Briggs Markley (1892 - 1977)*
  Frederick F. Briggs (1894 - 1974)*
  Blair Brice Briggs (1895 - 1953)*
  Sherman S. Briggs (1901 - 1988)*
  Eva Agnes Briggs Kurtz (1905 - 2002)*
 
 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
 
Burial:
Germany Valley Cemetery
Shirleysburg
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Kathryn Doyle
Record added: Jun 11, 2006
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Brice Blair Briggs
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Brice Blair Briggs
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Brice Blair Briggs
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