L Naomi Briggs

Female14 November 1861–24 May 1940

Brief Life History of L Naomi

When L Naomi Briggs was born on 14 November 1861, in Shelby, Richland, Ohio, United States, her father, Matthew M Briggs, was 20 and her mother, Sarah L Webb, was 18. She married Curtis Edward Young on 20 November 1883, in Hardin, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Lima, Allen, Ohio, United States in 1920 and Hardin, Ohio, United States in 1935. She died on 24 May 1940, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Inglewood Park Cemetery, Inglewood, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Curtis Edward Young
1856–1925
L Naomi Briggs
1861–1940
Marriage: 20 November 1883
Theodore Briggs Young
1884–1965
Gladys Olive Young
1888–

Sources (22)

  • Naoma L. Briggs, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Naomi Young, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Naomi Briggs, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 November 1883Hardin, Ohio, United States
  • Children (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)

    1863

    Age 2

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1868

    Age 7

    Urbana was incorporated as a city in 1868.

    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

    Age 21

    A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Brigg, with post-medieval excrescent -s, from Middle English brig(g) (Old Norse bryggja), the northern and Scottish word for bridge, for someone who lived by a bridge or who came from any of the places called from the word.

    History: The surname Briggs is found chiefly in West Yorkshire. A family of gentry have held lands at Keighley in West Yorkshire continuously for 500 years. The mathematician Henry Briggs (1561–1631), who invented logarithms, was born in Halifax, Yorkshire, England.

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

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