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
Elizabeth Cleveland Bartee
Marriage: 21 February 1906
Ralph Herbert Briggs
Irene Ellen Briggs
Blanche Elizabeth Briggs
Gladwin Howard Briggs

Spouse and Children


    Elizabeth Cleveland Bartee


21 February 1906
Osage, Kansas, United States


    Ralph Herbert Briggs


    Irene Ellen Briggs


    Blanche Elizabeth Briggs



Parents and Siblings



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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.

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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