Milton S. Briry

17 May 1825–2 August 1899 (Age 74)
Bowdoinham, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States

The Life of Milton S.

When Milton S. Briry was born on 17 May 1825, in Bowdoinham, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States, his father, Joseph Briry, was 32 and his mother, Mary Story, was 31. He married Susannah Philbrook Higgins on 13 December 1855. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States in 1880. He died on 2 August 1899, at the age of 74, and was buried in Bath, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Milton S. Briry
1825–1899
Susannah Philbrook Higgins
1830–1916
Marriage: 13 December 1855
Ernest Milton Briry
1857–1877
Edward Everett Briry
1858–1939
Mary Ellen Briry
1863–1939
John Franklin Briry
1865–1941
William Storey Briry
1870–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 December 1855
children

(5)

    Ernest Milton Briry

    Male1857–1877Male

    Edward Everett Briry

    Male1858–1939Male

    Mary Ellen Briry

    Female1863–1939Female

    John Franklin Briry

    Male1865–1941Male

    William Storey Briry

    Male1870–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Briry

    Male1793–1843Male

    Mary Story

    Female1794–1889Female

siblings

(2)

    Male1825–1899Male

    Amanda Olive Briry

    Female1827–1912Female

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 5

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1832 · Calais Branch is Chartered

Age 7

The State of Maine chartered the Calais Railway in 1832, one of the first railway charters to be granted by the state. Construction was very long, as the project was reorganized, abandoned, transferred to other companies, and extended several times. It was finally completed in 1898.
1846

Age 21

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • Milton S Briry, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Milton in entry for William Story Briry and Ettie May Morrill, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"
  • Milton S. Briry in entry for William S. Briry and Ettie M. Morrill, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"

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