George Sylvester Briggs

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George Sylvester Briggs

  • Birth 10 Dec 1843 Maine, USA
  • Death 25 Mar 1894 Warner, Brown County, South Dakota, USA
  • Burial Warner, Brown County, South Dakota, USA
  • Memorial ID 9606445

Civil War: Enlisted on March 3, 1865 as a Private and mustered into Company I, 15th (Reorganized) Illinois Volunteer Infantry. He was discharged for disability on June 10, 1865. George's residence was Willow Creek Township when he mustered along with an older brother, Adin, and their future brother-in-law, David Anderson. His original discharge document is still held by a family member.

George married Susannah Banning in Reynolds Township, Ogle County on January 29, 1874. They and three children moved in 1882 to Warner, Brown County, Dakota Territory (later South Dakota).


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  • Maintained by: Becky & Steve
  • Originally Created by: Bev
  • Added: 15 Oct 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9606445
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Sylvester Briggs (10 Dec 1843–25 Mar 1894), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9606445, citing Warner Cemetery, Warner, Brown County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Becky & Steve (contributor 47516340) .