Benjamin Briggs Jr1

M, #10240, b. 25 September 1723, d. 6 October 1799
Father*Benjamin Briggs2 b. 5 May 1695, d. 25 Nov 1759
Mother*Susannah Spencer2 b. 4 Mar 1697
ChartsPedigree - mother Sarah Gertrude "Sally" Jones
Birth*25 September 1723 Benjamin Briggs Jr was born on 25 September 1723 at Kent Co., Rhode Island.1 
Marriage*7 June 1747 He married Theodosia Sweet, daughter of Capt Henry Sweet and Susannah (__________), on 7 June 1747 at East Greenwich, Kent Co., Rhode Island.1,2 
Death*6 October 1799 Benjamin Briggs Jr died on 6 October 1799 at Burlington Flats, Otsego Co., New York, at age 76.3 
Burial* He was buried at Holdredge District Cemetery, Burlington, Otsego Co., New York.3 
Relationships5th great-grandfather of David Lee Bassett
3rd great-grandfather of Mabel May Covey


Theodosia Sweet b. 30 Oct 1727
Last Edited7 Mar 2015


  1. [S1872] Rhode Island Vital Extracts 1636-1899 on Ancestry.
  2. [S1873] Briggs Family Genealogy website, e-mail address.
  3. [S1901] Find A Grave, Memorial# 112185385.