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Enos Briggs (1746 - 1819)

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Enos Briggs
Born in Pembroke, Plymouth, Massachusetts Baymap
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Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Died in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 18 Sep 2016
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Categories: Pembroke, Massachusetts | Salem, Massachusetts.

Biography

Master Shipbuilder. Probably most famous was the frigate Essex from the War of 1812. Constructed more than 50 vessels from 1791-1817. Served during the Revolutionary War.

m. Sarah Thomas

Sources


  • "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VQ6C-P6D : 4 December 2014), Enos Briggs in entry for Judith Briggs, 28 Aug 1786; citing PEMBROKE,PLYMOUTH,MASSACHUSETTS, ; FHL microfilm 0873752 IT 1.
  • "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VQ6C-PBH : 4 December 2014), Enos Briggs in entry for Polly Briggs, 01 Mar 1789; citing PEMBROKE,PLYMOUTH,MASSACHUSETTS, ; FHL microfilm 0873752 IT 1.
  • "Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FHM7-L2H : 10 December 2014), Enos Briggs, 09 Oct 1819; citing Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, reference Vol A pg 35; FHL microfilm 877,448.
  • "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N75Y-C4V : 10 December 2014), Enos Briggs in entry for Sally Bott, 09 Apr 1856; citing Salem, Massachusetts, 128, State Archives, Boston; FHL microfilm 960,172.
  • Briggs, Vernon L. ;History and Genealogy of the Briggs Family 1254-1938 (Charles E. Goodspeed & Co. Boston 1938);vol. I, p. 270, 380-9
  • William Cutter; Genealogical and Personal Memoirs Relating to the Families of Boston and Eastern Massachusetts, Volume III, p. 1606-1609


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