Herbert Briggs

14 November 1882–10 January 1959 (Age 76)
Fairfax Township, Osage, Kansas, United States

The Life of Herbert

When Herbert Briggs was born on 14 November 1882, in Fairfax Township, Osage, Kansas, United States, his father, Hiram Thomas Briggs, was 51 and his mother, Laura M. Briggs, was 41. He married Elizabeth Cleveland Bartee on 21 February 1906, in Osage, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in East Chain, Martin, Minnesota, United States in 1910. He died on 10 January 1959, in Fairmont, Martin, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Herbert Briggs
1882–1959
Elizabeth Cleveland Bartee
1885–1966
Marriage: 21 February 1906
Ralph Herbert Briggs
1906–1995
Irene Ellen Briggs
1912–
Blanche Elizabeth Briggs
1919–
Gladwin Howard Briggs
1924–2001

Spouse and Children

    Male1882–1959Male

    Elizabeth Cleveland Bartee

    Female1885–1966Female

MARRIAGE
21 February 1906
Osage, Kansas, United States
children

(4)

    Ralph Herbert Briggs

    Male1906–1995Male

    Irene Ellen Briggs

    Female1912–Female

    Blanche Elizabeth Briggs

    Female1919–Female

    Male1924–2001Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1884 · Iron Mining starts in Minnesota

Age 2

After discovering iron ore in the Vermilion Range in North-East of Minnesota, iron mining companies began to come to the area and caused an economic boom to the area of Duluth and to the state as a whole.
1886

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 21

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

Northern English form of Bridge , from Old Norse bryggja.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Hubert Briggs, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Herbert Briggs, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Herbert Briggs, "United States Census, 1910"

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