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Elizabeth Foster Briery-LaDu
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Birth: Jul. 20, 1840
Ohio County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Apr. 2, 1925
Yuba County
California, USA

Elizabeth Foster d/o William Foster and 1/wife Mandana Townsend of New York City, NY., Wheeling, West Virginia (then Virginia) Hamilton Co., Ohio and Oquawka, Henderson Co., IL. She married 8 Dec.1859 Oquawka, IL. to Clement F. Briery of Gardiner, Kennebec Co., Maine son of Thomas Briery and 1/wife Nancy Towne. They had 3 children: Ida Eudor Briery, Ada Lucy Briery, and "Bill" William Joseph Briery. Children born in Oquawka, Illinois and Wausau, Marathon Co., Wisconsin.
Clement F. Briery soldier for Union from State of Illinois. Suffered head injury during war and possibly precipitated his leaving family in Wausau, WI., in 1878 and never returning to wife and children. Elizabeth obtained divorce and remarried to Edgar E. LaDu 28 Oct. 1883 Marathon Co., WI., becoming his 2nd wife. He was early settler of Mosinee, Marathon Co., WI. They later divorced 31 Aug., 1899 Wausau, WI., and Elizabeth LaDu moves to California living in Hammonton, Yuba Co., CA. and Sutter, Sutter Co., CA. with son William J. Briery.
She is buried in Pauper's Grave in Sutter, CA.
1. Ida Eudor Briery m. Orlando Starkey Lemma
2. Ada Lucy Briery m. Franklin Seth McCullock/McCullough
3. "Bill" William Joseph Briery m. late in life in Santa Clara
Co., CA. to Josephine ---?

Death certificate is under 1st husbands name of Briery. 
Family links: 
  William Foster (1817 - 1879)
  Mandana Townsend Foster (1818 - 1857)
  Clement Finney Briery (1831 - 1888)*
  Edgar Eugene La Du (1833 - 1913)*
  Ida Eudora Briery Lemma (1862 - 1942)*
  Ada Lucy Briery McCulloch (1866 - 1908)*
  William Joseph Briery (1877 - 1947)*
  Edwin Ruthvan Foster (1838 - 1899)*
  Elizabeth Foster Briery-LaDu (1840 - 1925)
  Mary Matilda Foster Smith (1842 - 1922)*
  Sophia Foster Warren (1847 - 1935)*
  Carrie Foster Briggs (1849 - 1936)*
  George T Foster (1860 - 1936)**
  Cora Ann Foster Herrick (1862 - 1933)**
  Viola Captola Foster LaDow (1864 - 1946)**
  Olie May Foster Mickle (1866 - 1901)**
  Frank Freeman Foster (1869 - 1928)**
  Hattie M. Foster Gray (1871 - 1941)**
  Sarah Hazel Foster McCrickett (1874 - 1953)**
  Lucy J. Foster Stearnes (1876 - 1914)**
  William H Brown (1879 - 1953)**
*Calculated relationship
Sutter Cemetery
Sutter County
California, USA
Plot: Paupers Grave
Created by: Diane L. Teague Webb
Record added: Dec 31, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82770167
Elizabeth <i>Foster</i> Briery-LaDu
Added by: Diane L. Teague Webb
Elizabeth <i>Foster</i> Briery-LaDu
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