Bio: Briggs, Edgar (1881)


Surnames: Briggs, Eldridge, Garnett

----Source: History of Northern Wisconsin (Eau Claire County, Wis.) 1881, page 343

EDGAR BRIGGS, sawyer N. W. L. Co., was born in St. Lawrence Co., N.Y., Dec. 12, 1851. His parents, Ambrose and Ann (Eldridge) Briggs were an old New York State family. Came to Wisconsin in the Fall of 1873, and engaged with Porter & Moon, now the N. W. L. Co., and has remained with them since. Married in Eau Claire, April 8, 1876, to Miss Addie Garnett. Has one son, Dwight Briggs. Is a member of the Chippewa Lodge, No. 140, I. O. O. F., and also of the Temple of Honor.



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