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 Rosa May <I>Briggs</I> Tingley

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Rosa May Briggs Tingley

  • Birth 16 May 1851 Marengo, Iowa County, Iowa, USA
  • Death 23 Sep 1879 Jewell, Jewell County, Kansas, USA
  • Burial Jewell, Jewell County, Kansas, USA
  • Memorial ID 39973645

d/o JW & C

Rosa & Leroy Melvin Tingley had three children
Albert Frank Tingley
Elmer Tingley
Clarence Tingley

Catherine Barnes, a daughter of Nathaniel Barnes and Jane (Bundren) Barnes, was married 3 times.
1st to John W Briggs in 1856
2nd to John Wilson George
3rd to Charles M Robinson

She was the mother of Rosa and Belle Briggs.
1860 United States Federal Census
Marengo, Iowa, Iowa

John Briggs 35 (1825) NY - Farmer
Catherne Briggs 24 (1836) IN
Rose M Briggs 3
Anabella Briggs 1
1870 United States Federal Census
Center, Doniphan, Kansas

John W Briggs 51 - Carpenter
Catherine Briggs 37
Rose Briggs 13
Bell Briggs 11
1880 United States Federal Census
Jewell, Jewell, Kansas, USA

J. W. George 58 (1822) SC - Farmer who was sick with "Sunstroke" (according to the Census Image) His father was born in Ireland, his mother in Scotland
Wife: Catherine George 43

John's Step-daughter Belle M. Briggs
A school teacher at 21 years old

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  • Created by: TLC
  • Added: 28 Jul 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 39973645
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Rosa May Briggs Tingley (16 May 1851–23 Sep 1879), Find A Grave Memorial no. 39973645, citing Wallace Cemetery, Jewell, Jewell County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by TLC (contributor 46919197) .