Edgefield Ancestors

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  • ID: I3320
  • Name: John Briggs
  • Surname: Briggs
  • Given Name: John
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 15 Oct 1838 in ,Edgefield, South Carolina 1 2 3 4
  • Death: 13 Jan 1914 5 6 7 8
  • Burial: 14 Jan 1914 , Edgefield, South Carolina 9 10 7
  • Ancestral File #: 1NZC-M92
  • _UID: E1903570189E544BBD57783A7CD521BC5F93
  • Census: 1880 Meriwether, Edgefield, South Carolina 11
  • Change Date: 20 Mar 2005 at 17:33:46



    Marriage 1 Ellie E Getzen b: 19 Jun 1845 in , Edgefield, South Carolina
    • Married: 15 Oct 1868 12 13 14
    Children
    1. Has No Children George Briggs b: 1869 in ,Edgefield, South Carolina
    2. Has Children Sallie Getzen Briggs b: 12 Oct 1871 in ,Edgefield, South Carolina
    3. Has No Children J L Briggs b: 1875 in ,Edgefield, South Carolina
    4. Has No Children Thomas Jefferson Briggs b: 1878 in ,Edgefield, South Carolina
    5. Has Children Mary Ellen Briggs b: 6 Jun 1880 in ,Edgefield, South Carolina
    6. Has No Children William Traylor Briggs b: 1885 in ,Edgefield, South Carolina

    Sources:
    1. Repository:
        Name: Greenville County Library, Main (Hughes) Branch
        25 Heritage Green Place
        Greenville, SC 29601-2034
        www.greenvillelibrary.org

      Title: Edgefield Death Notices and Cemetery Records
      Author: Carlee T. McClendon
      Publication: Columbia, SC, The Hive Press, PO Box 1841, Columbia SC
      Page: page 220
    2. Repository:
        Name: Dennis P. Quarles
        Simpsonville, SC 29681

      Title: Edgefield County Cemeteries, Volume III
      Publication: Old Edgefield District Genealolgical Society, PO Box 546, Edgefield, SC 29824
      Page: page 142
      Text: John Briggs, born October 15, 1838, died January 13, 1914
      Date: 2000
    3. Repository:
        Name: Family History Library
        Salt Lake City, Utah 84150 USA

      Title: Ancestral File (R)
      Author: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
      Publication: Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998
    4. Repository:
        Name: Family History Library
        Salt Lake City, Utah 84150 USA

      Title: 1880 United States Census
      Author: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
      Publication: Copyright (c) 2000, 2002 FamilySearch (TM) Internet Genealogy Service, March 20, 2005
      Page: FHL Film 1255228; National Archives Film T9-1228; Page 229B
    5. Repository:
        Name: Greenville County Library, Main (Hughes) Branch
        25 Heritage Green Place
        Greenville, SC 29601-2034
        www.greenvillelibrary.org

      Title: Edgefield Death Notices and Cemetery Records
      Author: Carlee T. McClendon
      Publication: Columbia, SC, The Hive Press, PO Box 1841, Columbia SC
      Page: page 220
      Note: different year of death than in source 2
      Text: tombstone: died January 13, 1914
    6. Repository:
        Name: Dennis P. Quarles
        Simpsonville, SC 29681

      Title: Edgefield County Cemeteries, Volume III
      Publication: Old Edgefield District Genealolgical Society, PO Box 546, Edgefield, SC 29824
      Page: page 142
      Note: different year of death than in source 1
      Text: John Briggs, born October 15, 1838, died January 13, 1914
      Date: 2000
    7. Repository:
        Name: www.augustachronicle.com

      Title: Obituaries in the Augusta Chronicle
      Publication: The Augusta Chronicle, Augusta, GA
      Page: page 10A
      Text: died at 11:30 a m January 13, 1914, John Briggs, aged 76. Burial at Hardy's, noon, January 14, 1914. Survived by his wife, Ellie Briggs, four boys and two girls, George Briggs, J L Briggs, T L Briggs, Dr W T Briggs, Mrs R B Dorn and Mrs E B Mathis.
      Date: 14 Jan 1914
    8. Repository:
        Name: www.augustachronicle.com

      Title: Obituaries in the Augusta Chronicle
      Publication: The Augusta Chronicle, Augusta, GA
      Page: page 7A
      Text: His brother, William H Briggs, also of Edgefield, was buried last Saturday. was 76 years old and had lived practically all his life in the vicinity of his home.
      Date: 14 Jan 1914
    9. Repository:
        Name: Greenville County Library, Main (Hughes) Branch
        25 Heritage Green Place
        Greenville, SC 29601-2034
        www.greenvillelibrary.org

      Title: Edgefield Death Notices and Cemetery Records
      Author: Carlee T. McClendon
      Publication: Columbia, SC, The Hive Press, PO Box 1841, Columbia SC
      Page: page 220
      Text: buried at Big Stevens Creek Baptist Church
    10. Repository:
        Name: Dennis P. Quarles
        Simpsonville, SC 29681

      Title: Edgefield County Cemeteries, Volume III
      Publication: Old Edgefield District Genealolgical Society, PO Box 546, Edgefield, SC 29824
      Page: page 142
      Text: Big Stevens Creek
      Date: 2000
    11. Repository:
        Name: Family History Library
        Salt Lake City, Utah 84150 USA

      Title: 1880 United States Census
      Author: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
      Publication: Copyright (c) 2000, 2002 FamilySearch (TM) Internet Genealogy Service, March 20, 2005
      Page: FHL Film 1255228; National Archives Film T9-1228; Page 229B
      Text: Extract: 1880 United States Census
      Census Place: Meriwether, Edgefield, South Carolina
      Source: FHL Film 1255228; National Archives Film T9-1228; Page 229B
      Household:
      Rel Sex Marr Race Age Birthplace
      John BRIGGS
      Self Male M W 41 SC
      Occ: Farming Fa: SC Mo: SC
      E. E. BRIGGS
      Wife Female M W 35 SC
      Occ: Keeping House Fa: SC Mo: SC
      George BRIGGS
      Son Male S W 11 SC
      Occ: At Home Fa: SC Mo: SC
      Sallie BRIGGS
      Dau Female S W 9 SC
      Occ: At Home Fa: SC Mo: SC
      J. L. BRIGGS
      Son Male S W 5 SC
      Occ: At Home Fa: SC Mo: SC
      T. J. BRIGGS
      Son Male S W 2 SC
      Occ: At Home Fa: SC Mo: SC
      BRIGGS
      Dau Female S W 1M SC
      Fa: SC Mo: SC
    12. Repository:
        Name: Dennis P. Quarles
        Simpsonville, SC 29681

      Title: Edgefield Marriage Records
      Author: Carlee T. McClendon
      Publication: The R L Bryan Co, Columbia SC , 1970
      Note:
      marriage records from the late 18th century up through 1870. Sources used:
      A. N. (Annals of Newberry by John Chapman)
      C. H. (Chapman's History of Edgefield County by John Chapman)
      E. A. (Edgefield Advertiser Newspaper (established Feb 11, 1836)
      E. A. D. N. (Edgefield Advertiser Death Notice)
      F. B. (Family Bible)
      F. R. (Family Record)
      G. M. (Greenville Mountaineer Newspaper)
      M. B. (Marriage Bond)
      P. G. (Published genealogy)
      P. H. (Published history)
      P. R. (Published records)
      T. I. (Tombstone Inscription)
      Page: page 20
      Text: John Briggs and Ellie E. Getzen, married October 15, 1868 by Reverend S. P. Getzen (Edgefield Advertiser)
      Date: 1868
    13. Repository:
        Name: Dennis P. Quarles
        Simpsonville, SC 29681

      Title: Edgefield Marriage Records
      Author: Carlee T. McClendon
      Publication: The R L Bryan Co, Columbia SC , 1970
      Note:
      marriage records from the late 18th century up through 1870. Sources used:
      A. N. (Annals of Newberry by John Chapman)
      C. H. (Chapman's History of Edgefield County by John Chapman)
      E. A. (Edgefield Advertiser Newspaper (established Feb 11, 1836)
      E. A. D. N. (Edgefield Advertiser Death Notice)
      F. B. (Family Bible)
      F. R. (Family Record)
      G. M. (Greenville Mountaineer Newspaper)
      M. B. (Marriage Bond)
      P. G. (Published genealogy)
      P. H. (Published history)
      P. R. (Published records)
      T. I. (Tombstone Inscription)
      Page: page 20
      Text: married by Rev S P Getzen (Edgefield Advertiser)
    14. Repository:
        Name: Greenville County Library, Main (Hughes) Branch
        25 Heritage Green Place
        Greenville, SC 29601-2034
        www.greenvillelibrary.org

      Title: Edgefield Death Notices and Cemetery Records
      Author: Carlee T. McClendon
      Publication: Columbia, SC, The Hive Press, PO Box 1841, Columbia SC
      Page: page 220
      Text: grave says wife of John Briggs
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