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Elizabeth Briggs (Cooke)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Portsmouth, Newport, RI
Death: Died in Portsmouth, Newport, RI
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Cooke, alias Butcher; John Cooke; Mary Cook (Borden) and Mary Cook
Wife of William Briggs; William Briggs and Daniel Wilcox
Mother of William Briggs; Elizabeth Woodman; Job Briggs and William Briggs
Sister of Sarah Waight; John Cook, Jr.; Mary Manchester; Hannah Wilcox; Martha Sherman and 5 others

Managed by: Tracy Lynn Fitzgerald
Last Updated:

About Elizabeth Briggs

Link to grave http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=44611666

"Vital Record of Rhode, Island, 1636-1850"

http://www.newenglandancestors.org/

New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2002),

Originally "Vital Records of Rhode Island 1636-1850"

James N. Arnold

Narragansett Historical Pub. Co., Providence, RI., 1891

"BRIGGS William, and Elizabeth -----, ---, 1680; v28, p164; Marriage, Little Compton"

(this marraige record appears to have been entered after the fact)

"BRIGGS William, 1650, died May --, 1716; Death, Little Compton"

"BRIGGS Elizabeth (---), his wife, 1653, died Aug. --, 1716; Death, Little Compton"

"Thomas Cooke of Rhode Island"

Jane Fletcher Fiske

Boxford, MA, 1987; p39

"ELIZABETH, b. ca. 1653; m. William Briggs."

"The Genealogical Dictionary of Rhode Island"

John Osborne Austin

Joel Munsell's Sons, Albany, NY: 1887; pp. 23-24; pp. 282-285

"New England Marriages Prior To 1700"

Clarence A. Torrey,

(as found on NEHGS CD-ROM, Boston, 2001)

"BRIGGS, William (1650-1716) & Elizabeth [COOKE]/Elizabeth (COOKE)

BORDEN? (1653-1716+); by 1681; Portsmouth, RI/Little Compton, RI"

http://jrm.phys.ksu.edu/Genealogy/Needham/d0000/I3372.html


	Elizabeth Cook147, F

Birth Date 1653 Birth Place Portsmouth, Newport, RI Death Date 1716 Age: 63 Death Place Little Compton, Newport, RI Burial Place Briggs Cemetery, Little Compton, Newport, RI Father John Cook , M (1630-1691) Mother Mary Borden , F (1633-1690)

Birth: 1653 Portsmouth Newport County Rhode Island, USA Death: Aug., 1716 Little Compton Newport County Rhode Island, USA

Elizabeth Cook Briggs was the daughter of John Cook and Mary Borden Cook.


Family links:

Parents:
 John Cook (1632 - 1691)
 Mary Borden Cook (1633 - 1690)

Spouse:
 William Briggs (1650 - 1716)

Children:
 John Briggs (1685 - 1711)*
 Thomas Briggs (1693 - 1716)*
 Deborah Briggs Carr (1693 - 1773)*
 Job Briggs (1696 - 1727)*

Siblings:
 Mary Cook Manchester (1653 - 1716)*
 Elizabeth Cook Briggs (1653 - 1716)
 Hannah Cook Wilcox (1660 - ____)*
 Thomas Cook (1664 - 1726)*

Birth: 1653 Portsmouth Newport County Rhode Island, USA Death: Aug., 1716 Little Compton Newport County Rhode Island, USA

Elizabeth Cook Briggs was the daughter of John Cook and Mary Borden Cook.


Family links:

Parents:
 John Cook (1632 - 1691)
 Mary Borden Cook (1633 - 1690)

Spouse:
 William Briggs (1650 - 1716)

Children:
 John Briggs (1685 - 1711)*
 Thomas Briggs (1693 - 1716)*
 Deborah Briggs Carr (1693 - 1773)*
 Job Briggs (1696 - 1727)*

Siblings:
 Mary Cook Manchester (1653 - 1716)*
 Elizabeth Cook Briggs (1653 - 1716)
 Hannah Cook Wilcox (1660 - ____)*
 Thomas Cook (1664 - 1726)*
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Inscription: Here lyeth the body of Elizabeth, wife of William Briggs who dyed in August 1716 in ye 63rd year of her age.

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Elizabeth Briggs's Timeline

1653
1653
Portsmouth, Newport, RI
1687
January 11, 1687
Age 34
Bucks County, Pennsylvania, United States
1688
January 11, 1688
Age 35
Little Compton, Newport, Rhode Island, USA
1696
August 3, 1696
Age 43
Little Compton, Newport, RI, USA
1697
1697
Age 44
1716
1716
Age 63
Portsmouth, Newport, RI
1716
Age 63