1671 William Briggs

Born: about 1671 at Portsmouth, Newport County, RI Died: Nov. 23, 1751 at Little Compton, Newport County, RI His father was 1650 William Briggs. His mother was 1653 Elizabeth Cooke. He was married June 10, 1708 to Elizabeth Forbes in Little Compton, Newport County, Rhode Island. She was born 1683 in Little Compton. Her father was William Forbes and her mother was Martha Pabodie. Her family name may have been "Fobes" but "Forbes" is more likely. Genealogy HOME Search Tool