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Martha Briggs

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Hopeful, Fishkill, Duchess, New York
Death: Died in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA
Place of Burial: Salt Lake City Cemetery., Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Jonathan Briggs and Abigail Briggs
Wife of Gerritt Petersen Burnett
Mother of Jane Ann Alger; Emma Louise Swaner; Ellen Burnett; James Edmond Burnett; Sophie Adaline Burnett and 2 others
Sister of Rebecca Jane Briggs; Mariah Briggs; Phoebe Briggs; Thomas Briggs; Caleb Briggs and 1 other

Managed by: Eldon Clark (C)
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About Martha Briggs

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel, 1847–1868 James McGaw Company (1852)

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Birth: Jan. 16, 1815 Fishkill Dutchess County New York, USA

Death: Sep. 2, 1857 Salt Lake City Salt Lake County Utah, USA

Daughter of Jonathan Briggs and Abigail Van Tassel

Married Gerrett Peterson Burnett, about 1834, Fishkill, Dutchess, New York

Children - James Edmund Burnett, Sophia Adaline Burnett, Jane Ann Burnett, Emma Louisa Burnett, Sarah Elizabeth Burnett, Ellen Burnett, Harriet Burnett, Joseph Gerrett Burnett


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Spouse:
  • Gerrett Peterson Burnett (1811 - 1884)*
Children:
  • Jane Ann Burnett Alger (1840 - 1934)*
  • Emma Louise Burnett Swaner (1844 - 1913)*


Burial: Salt Lake City Cemetery Salt Lake City Salt Lake County Utah, USA Plot: B_5_9_4EE2

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Martha Briggs's Timeline

1815
January 16, 1815
Hopeful, Fishkill, Duchess, New York
1834
1834
Age 18
Fishkill, Dutchess, New York, USA
1835
November 17, 1835
Age 20
Fishkill, Duchess, New York
1838
July 15, 1838
Age 23
Troy, Rensselaer, New York
1840
June 28, 1840
Age 25
Poughkeepsie, Dutchess, New York, USA
1844
November 1, 1844
Age 29
New York City, New York, New York, USA
1848
March 1848
Age 33
New York City, New York, New York
1850
June 16, 1850
Age 35
St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri
1853
September 13, 1853
Age 38
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah
1857
March 3, 1857
Age 42