|Birth: ||Mar. 6, 1904|
|Death: ||Jun. 2, 1940|
Death Summons Frederick Briggs
Frederick Benjamin Briggs, 36, a native of Fresno and a son of Herbert F. Briggs, former police judge and former assistant district attorney, was found dead in his room in the LeRoy Hotel at 910 H Street yesterday morning.
The coroner's office said Briggs' death apparently was due to a heart attack. His body was found by Walter Barry, a janitor at the hotel.
Briggs was born in Fresno, and in addition to his father, is survived by a brother, Hubert Briggs, and a sister, Mrs. Mary Burks.
Funeral rites are planned for Wednesday at 2 P.M. in the chapel of the Lisle Funeral Home, to be followed by cremation.
~ Fresno Bee Republican, 3 Jun 1940
1920 (Jan 12) US Census, Fresno, Fresno, CA:
Herbert F. Briggs, 47, b VT, parents NY, judge - police court.
Edna, wife, 39, b CA, fthr KY, mthr TX.
Frederick, son, 15, b CA.
Herbert, son, 12, b CA.
Mary, dtr, 10, b CA.
California Death Index
Name: Fredrick B Briggs
Birth: 6 Mar 1904, California
Death: 2 Jun 1940, Fresno Co
Mother's Maiden Name: Williams
Father's Surname: Briggs
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: Linda Applegate Brown
Record added: Jan 02, 2011
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