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 Elizabeth C. <I>Van Gorden</I> Briscoe

Elizabeth C. Van Gorden Briscoe

Pike County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 29 Dec 1908 (aged 72)
Pike County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Dingmans Ferry, Pike County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Lot 1 Plot 4
Memorial ID 103782212 · View Source
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Born & Died in Lehman Township. She was the daughter of Moses Van Gorden and Charlotte Newman.

Published in the Pike County Press (Milford, PA)
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Mrs. Elizabeth Van Gorden Briscoe, widow of James D. Briscoe, died at her home in Lehman township on Tuesday morning at 4 o'clock after an illness of several weeks, aged 76 years. About ten days ago Mrs. Briscoe developed pneumonia, which was followed by a stroke of paralysis.

Deceased was born in Lehman township on May 12, 1832, and had always been a resident of that township, here latter years having been passed at the home of her son, Moses V., at Delaware, where she died. Her husband departed this life in May 1895.

She is survived by two son, Moses V. of Delaware, Harry L. of Dingman's Ferry, and one daughter, Mrs. Mary O. Hornbeck of near Branchville, N.J.; also a brother, Thomas N. Van Gorden, of Oshkosh, Wis., and a half-brother, James Easton, of Otisville, N.Y., who is 86 years old.

Mrs. Briscoe was an excellent lady, esteemed and respected by a large circle of friends.

The funeral will be held from the house at 1 p.m. Friday. Internment at Dingman's Ferry.


She was the half-sister of James Easton, Otisville, New York. James Easton was born on January 15, 1824 and died on April 9, 1916. James Easton married Hannah Corwin on Feb. 24, 1849

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 103782212
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Elizabeth C. Van Gorden Briscoe (12 May 1836–29 Dec 1908), Find A Grave Memorial no. 103782212, citing Delaware Cemetery, Dingmans Ferry, Pike County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Nicole (contributor 46773446) .