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Laura Ella Briggs

Female 1864 - 1950  (85 years)


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  • Name Laura Ella Briggs 
    Born 27 Aug 1864  Athens County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 1950 
    Person ID I83  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 24 May 2005 

    Father William Howard BRIGGS,   b. 19 Apr 1834, Belmont County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1906, Athens, Athens, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Olive PARKER,   b. 25 Jun 1834, Athens County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1903, Athens, Athens, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 2 Jan 1856  Athens County, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 

    • 1860 Alexander Twp, Athens co, 30 July House 1182, family 1241
      William, 25, farmer, $400, OH
      Olive, 25, OH
      Geo H, 3, OH1
      1860, Athens Co, OH, Alexander Twp

      1870 Gallia Co House #124, Fam #124
      William Briggs, 35, works on farm, OH
      Olive, 34, Keeps house, OH
      George H, 13, Works on farm, OH
      Edward J, 7, OH
      Laura E, 6, OH
      Theodocia Parker, 76, infirm, Conn

      1880 Gallia Co, Cheshire Twp #145-149
      William Briggs, 46, farmer, OH, PA, PA
      Olive, 47, wife, OH, __, NY
      Edward J, 17
      Laura E, 15
      Charley E, 6

      1880 Census Place: Cheshire, Gallia, Ohio Page 260C
      William BRIGGS Self M M W 46 OH
      Occ: Farmer Fa: PA Mo: PA
      Olive BRIGGS Wife F M W 47 OH
      Occ: Keeping House Fa: --- Mo: NY
      Edward J. BRIGGS Son M S W 17 OH
      Occ: Farm Laborer Fa: OH Mo: OH
      Laura E. BRIGGS Dau F S W 15 OH
      Fa: OH Mo: OH
      Charley E. BRIGGS Son M S W 6 OH
      Fa: OH Mo: OH

      1900 Athens, Athens co
      William, 66, Ap 1834, teamster, OH, PA, PA
      Olive, 65, July 1834, OH, NY, __
      Number of children: 4, 4 alive
      Both can read, write and speak English, rent home
    Family ID F139  Group Sheet

    Family Henry Cleveland Cameron,   b. 1860,   d. 1939  (Age 79 years) 
    Married Nov 1887 
    Notes 
    • 1910 Ohio Athens, Athens 0008
      Henry C Cameron, Husband, W, 45, Ohio
      00690910 0055
      Wife Ella, 40, Ohio
      Daughter, Gertrude, 21, Ohio
      Daughter, Olive 18, Ohio
      Son, Carlos 12, Ohio
    Children 
     1. Gertrude Cameron,   b. Abt 1888/9, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Olive Cameron,   b. Abt 1892, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Carlos Cameron,   b. Abt 1897/8, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID F363  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
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  • Photos
    Briggs Family: George & Annie Coughenour Briggs and Henry & Laura Briggs Cameron
    Briggs Family: George & Annie Coughenour Briggs and Henry & Laura Briggs Cameron

  • Sources 
    1. [S18] Marriage Records, Athens Co, OH.