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Martha Briggs

Birthdate: (42)
Birthplace: Hopeful, Fishkill, Duchess, New York
Death: September 2, 1857 (42)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA
Place of Burial: 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 8 others
Sister of Caleb Briggs; Rebecca Jane Briggs; Mariah Briggs; Phoebe Briggs; Thomas Briggs and 1 other

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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


Family links:

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
1835
November 17, 1835
Age 20
Fishkill, Duchess, New York
November 17, 1835
Age 20
Fishkill, Dtchss, Ny
1838
July 12, 1838
Age 23
Troy, Rnsllr, Ny
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
November 1, 1844
Age 29
New York City, Kings, New York
1848
March 4, 1848
Age 33
New York City, Ny, Ny