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Charles Eber Briggs

Male 1873 - 1953  (79 years)


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  • Name Charles Eber Briggs 
    Born 13 Dec 1873  Cheshire Township, Gallia County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 1953 
    Notes 
    • 1900 census Athens, Athen co, OH
      347-376
      Charles Briggs, Dec1873, 26, mar 4yrs, all OH
      Carrie, dec 1876, 23, Mar 4yrs, all OHio, 2 births, 2 alive
      Dallas, son, June 1896, 3
      Larie, dau, Aug 1899
      He was a grocery clerk, both could read, write adn speak English (she Hooper)
    Person ID I84  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2006 

    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  [3
    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 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 Carrie Alvira Hooper,   b. Dec 1876,   d. 1948  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Notes 

    • 1900 Athens, Athens co - Charles is a grocery clerk, both can read, write and speak English
      Briggs, Charles, 23, Dec 1873, M, 4, O,O,O
      Carrie, Dec 1876, 23, M, 4, 2, 2, O,O,O
      Dallas, son, June 1896, 3, Single
      Larie, dau, Aug 1899

      1910 Prec 5, Dist 12, Athens, OH # 206-213 all born OH OH OH
      Briggs, Charles 36 m1- 13y miner - coal mine
      Carrie 33 m1- 13y 4-3 children
      Dallas son 12
      Laura da 10
      Albert son 7
      Elizabeth aunt 56 wd janitress - church [Hooper?]
      -214
      Suveri, Homer 28 m1- 3y miner - coal mine
      Lucile 29 m1- 3y 0-0 child

      1920 Athens Dist 8, Athens, OH # 120-141 146 Union St
      Briggs, Charles 46 none
      Carrie 43 none
      Dallas son 22 s apprentice machine shop
      Lora da 20 s saleswoman dry goods
      Albert son 16 s trapper
      Elizabeth da 5 s

      1930 Athens dist 5, Athens, OH # 179 all OH OH OH
      Briggs, Sarah 53 M age 20
      Lora da 29 S saleslady - drygoolds store
      Albert son 26 s baker - bake shop
      Elizabeth da 15 S

      1930 Nimishillen dist 86, Stark, Ohio
      Briggs, Dallas A employee, 32 S OH OH OH
    Children 
     1. Dallas Alba Briggs,   b. 1 Jun 1897, Alexander Township, Athens, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1984  (Age 87 years)
     2. Lora Mae Briggs,   b. Aug 1899,   d. 1980  (Age ~ 80 years)
     3. Albert Merwin Briggs,   b. 1903,   d. 1975  (Age 72 years)
     4. baby Briggs,   b. 1907,   d. 1907, died at 2 days Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     5. Elizabeth Margaret Briggs,   b. 1914,   d. 1994  (Age 80 years)
    Family ID F364  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1205] Census.

    2. [S1180] Birth Records, Gallia County, Ohio, USA.

    3. [S18] Marriage Records, Athens Co, OH.