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www.childers-shepherd.org, 2 Mar 2011
Thomas Briggs   +    Jane Wilson                                              John Shepherd + Dorothy Jones
1788    -     1844               1805    -    1860
Surry NC      Yancey NC     Holsten TN    Yancey NC
                            
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William K. Briggs            +    Elizabeth Lovada Shepherd
27 Nov 1827  -   1 Jun 1905                      m. 1850                 8 Mar 1836       -      18 Aug 1913
Madison Co NC       Madison Co NC                                          now Yancey NC             Madison Co NC        
                                                                      
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Emma Ann Briggs (Elbert Young), 1851 - ?
                              Martha Theresa Briggs (John A. Briggs), 1852 - 1937
                              Harriet C. Briggs (Elbert Ray), 1854 - 1892
                              Columbus Harrison Briggs, 1855 - 1860
                              Gaither C. Briggs (Rosa Hines), 1857 - ?
                              Malissa Calidonia Briggs (Bellow Honeycutt), 1859 - ?
                              John Wilson Briggs (Sarah Sparkes), 1860 - 1941
                              Wesley M. Briggs (Sue Ramsey), 1863 - 1932
                              Mary "Polly" Briggs, 1865 - ?
                              Mattie Loduskia Theodocia Briggs (Joe McInturf), 1868 - ?
                              Sheridan C. Briggs (Sallie Pickney Carter), 1870 - 1939
                              Waighstill L. Briggs, 1871 - ?
                              Attica L. Briggs (H. H. Briggs), 1872 - ?
                              Augusta Briggs, 1873 - ? "drowned in a flash flood"

Sources: U. S. Census records 1860, 1870, 1880;
     Pauline Shepherd Chandler, "John and Dorothy (Jones) Shepherd",
HOBC,
      Vol II (Doris Cline Ward, Editor), 1987, p. 335;
    Ancestry.com's OneWorldTree
from Ancestry.com
posted by kathyhi99.