Samuel Briggs

1856–7 December 1930 (Age 74)
Heywood, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Briggs was born in 1856, in Heywood, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, James Briggs, was 27 and his mother, Mary Wild, was 26. He married Hannah Lindsey Kershaw on 8 July 1888, in Heywood, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. He lived in Castleton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1881 and Heap, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1891. He died on 7 December 1930, in Heywood, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Briggs
1856–1930
Hannah Lindsey Kershaw
1855–1931
Marriage: 8 July 1888

Spouse and Children

    Male1856–1930Male

    Hannah Lindsey Kershaw

    Female1855–1931Female

MARRIAGE
8 July 1888
Heywood, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (7)

1859 · Lancashire Rifle Volunteers

Age 3

The Lancashire Rifle Volunteers started in the eighteenth century. Those that fought in the militia were selected by ballot. They were formed because of threat due to the Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic War.
1878 · Bacup Natural History Society

Age 22

The Bacup Natural History Society was established in 1878 in Lancashire. It holds a collection of over 4,000 photos, slides, and documents. It holds many different artifacts from military to fossils.
1884

Age 28

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

Northern English form of Bridge , from Old Norse bryggja.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Samuel Briggs, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Samuel Briggs in household of James Briggs, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Samuel Briggs in household of James Briggs, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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