Wilson Family Project

Simeon Loren Briggs

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Born 21 JUN 1835 in Mansfield, Bristol County, Massachusetts
Census 1870 in Bryon Township, Kent County, Michigan 2
Census 1880 in Byron, Kent County, Michigan 3
Census 1900 in Fruitport Township, Muskegon County, Michigan 4
Died 26 OCT 1926 in Boyne Falls, Charlevoix County, Michigan
Buried in Boyne Valley Cemetery


  1. Mary Electa Terrell
    Daughter of Andrew Jackson Terrell and Sarah Blake

    Married 8 FEB 1858 in Michigan 5

    Children of Simeon Loren and Mary Electa

    1. Alvada E. Briggs
    2. Emma B. Briggs
    3. Arthur E. Briggs
    4. Iva Gertrude Briggs
    5. Sarah L. Briggs
    6. Charles H. Briggs


  1. American Civil War Soldiers
    Name: Simeon Briggs ,
    Enlistment Date: 26 Sep 1864
    Enlistment Place: Byron, Michigan
    Side Served: Union
    State Served: Michigan
    Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 26 September 1864 at the age o f 28.
    Enlisted in Company E, 14th Infantry Regiment Michigan on 30 Sep 1864.
    Discharged from Company E, 14th Infantry Regiment Michigan on 12 Jun 186 5 at Washington, DC.
    Sources: 10
  2. 1870 US Census
  3. 1880 US Census
  4. 1900 US Census
  5. LDS