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Ephraim Allen Briggs

Birth3 JUL 1783
 
Death25 FEB 1861
GraveFEB 1861
Aged: 77.7 years
In 1815 Sylva’s older brother Ephraim Allen Briggs, his wife Sally (Townsend) Briggs and their five children moved to Erie County, traveling from New Salem, Franklin County, Massachusetts, by horse and wagon over four weeks’ time. They settled on a farm at Concord.

Ephraim Allen Briggs, s. of Samuel Briggs and Ruth (Paull) Briggs, b. MA., 1783; d. Concord, Erie County, NY., 2-25-1861; md. New Salem, Franklin County, MA., 1-31-1808, Sally Townsend, d. of Jonathan Townsend and Mary (Haskell) Townsend; she b. New Salem, Franklin County, MA., 6-1-1785; d. Canfield, MN., 6-25-1869.
Children:
1) Mary Elvira Briggs, b. Orange, Franklin County, MA, 5-9-1808; d. Erie County, NY., 4-19-1847; md. Concord, Erie County, NY., William Field.
2) Ephraim Townsend Briggs, b. Orange, Franklin County, MA., 6-8-1810; d. Springville, Erie County, NY., 6-30-1848; md. Jane Flemming, d. of James and Sally (Loomis) Flemming; she b. Collins, NY., 3-27-1823; d. Ashford, West Valley, NY., 5-17-1905; she md. (2) William Field.
3) Sylvia Briggs, b. Orange, Franklin County, MA., 8-5-1811; md. Stary King, s. of Nathan and Polly ( ) King.
4) Thomas Millin Briggs, b. Orange, Franklin County, MA., 3-23-1813; d. La Crosse County, WI., 1-28-1890; md. Phebe C. Spaulding; she b. 1818; d. Holmen, La Crosse County, WI., 1-8-1903.
Children:

Allen Erasmus Briggs, b. Erie County, NY., 4-22-1835; d. New Lisbon, Juneau County, WI., 4-7-1898; md. Concord, Erie County, NY., Frances Augusta Peabody, d. of John Peabody and Louisa (Colburn) Peabody.

George Washington Briggs, b. Erie County, NY., 7-13-1837; d. Hale Township, Trempealeau County, WI., 5-25-1922; md. Erie County, NY., Mary Jane Peabody, d. of John Peabody and Louisa (Colburn) Peabody; she b. Erie County, NY., 11-22-1834; d. Hale Township, Trempealeau County, WI., 6-8-1918.

Morris T. Briggs, b. Springville, Erie County, NY., 12-28-1839; d. Minneapolis, Hennepin County, MN., 10-11-1928; md. Concord, Erie County, NY., Elizabeth Vance; she b. Boston, MA., 3-10-1845.

Adella Arminta Briggs, b. Erie County, NY., 4-15-1843; d. Hale Township, Trempealeau County, WI., 9-29-1917; md. Barnabas Heath, s. of Joel and Margaret (Miller) Heath; he b. 9-2-1846; d. 9-21-1933.

Lafayette T. Briggs, b. Springville, Erie County, NY., 12-25-1845; d. Holland, La Crosse County, WI., 1870; md. Alice Skinner

Sarah Jane “Jennie” Briggs, b. Erie County, NY., 1-30-1849; d. Arcadia Township, Trempealeau County, WI., 8-9-1888; md. Perry Silvester Heath, s. of Joel and Margaret (Miller) Heath.

Chauncey Elbert Briggs, b. Springville, Erie County, NY., 10-5-1852; d. Pray, Park County, MT.; md. New Amsterdam, WI., 1-1-1874, Melissa Almyra Barthalomew.
5) Jonathan Briggs, b. Orange, Franklin County, MA., 2-12-1815; d. Concord, Erie County, NY.; unmarried; teacher.
6) Erasmus Briggs, b. Erie County, NY., 8-13-1818; d. Springville, Erie County, NY., c. 1885; unmarried; teacher; author of History of the Original Town of Concord, Erie County, New York
7) Suel Briggs, b. Concord, Erie County, NY., 4-7-1820; d. Holland, La Crosse County, WI., 3-7-1892; justice of peace, supervisor and assemblyman for La Crosse County, WI.; md. 1846 Phebe Ballou, d. of Levi and Sally (Trevitt) Ballou; she b. Otisco, Onondaga County, NY., 1-11-1827;
8) Sally Briggs, b. Concord, Erie County, NY., 3-17-1823; d. Janesville, Waseca County, MN., 10-14-1909; md. Concord, Erie County, NY., 1841, Orville Sillick Canfield; he b. Concord, Erie County, NY., 3-24-1816; d. Janesville, Waseca County, MN., 5-2-1891.
9) Cinderrella Briggs, b. Erie County, NY., 10-5-1825; d. Springville, Erie County, NY., 1874; md. William Smith; he b. VT., 1802; d. Springville, Erie County, NY., 1870.
10) Christopher Briggs, b. Concord, Erie County, NY., 3-21-1828; d. West Valley, Cattaraugus County, NY., 9-16-1923; md. Jane Colburn, d. of Charles and Sally (Burnap) Colburn; she b. Collins, NY., 3-27-1823; d. Ashford, West Valley, NY., 5-17-1905.
11) Chandler Channing Briggs, b. Concord, Erie County, NY., 7-20-1830; d. Blue Earth, Faribault County, MN., 12-20-1891; md. Concord, Erie County, NY., 10-5-1853, Phebe Jane Woodward; she b. NY., 6-22-1832; d. Fairmont, MN., 12-20-1891
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Birth: Jul. 3, 1783
Berkley
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Feb. 25, 1861
Concord
Erie County
New York, USA

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Children:
Mary Elvira Briggs Field (1808 - 1847)*
Ephraim T Briggs (1810 - 1848)*
Sylvia Briggs King (1811 - 1886)*
Thomas Mellen Briggs (1813 - 1890)*
Jonathan Briggs (1815 - 1900)*
Erasmus Briggs (1818 - 1883)*
Suel B Briggs (1821 - 1893)*
Sally Briggs Canfield (1822 - 1909)*
Cinderella Briggs Smith (1825 - 1874)*
Christopher P Briggs (1828 - 1923)*
Chandler Channing Briggs (1830 - 1906)*

Inscription:
Died 25 Feb 1861 ae 77 years 11 months & 18 days

Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Springville
Erie County
New York, USA
Plot: 3:5:18
Created by: Thomas A Hawkins
Record added: Apr 27, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7392616

Sally Townsend

Birth1 JUN 1785
 
Death26 JUN 1869
 
Canfield, Mahoning Minnesota, USA
Aged: 84.1 years
ChildrenFirst NameBirth DtDeath DtBirth PlaceSpouses
1+

Mary Evira 

9 MAY 180819 APR 1847  MA, Hampshire Co, Orange William Field 
2+

Ephraim Townsend 

8 JUN 181030 JUN 1848  MA, Hampshire Co, Orange Jane Fleming 
3+

Sylvia 

5 AUG 181126 AUG 1886  Stary King 
4+

Thomas Millin 

23 MAR 181328 JAN 1890  MA, Franklin Co, Orange Phebe C Spaulding 
5

Jonathan 

12 FEB 181530 OCT 1900  MA, Franklin Co, Orange  
6

Erasmus 

31 AUG 18181883  NY, Erie Co, Concord  
7

Suel 

7 APR 18207 MAR 1892  NY, Erie Co, Concord Phebe Ballou 
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