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Leonard C. Briggs and Margaret E. Ace of Hemlock NY

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Margaret E. Ace and Leonard C. Briggs of Hemlock NY circa 1940.

Courtesy of Ann Briggs Brown.



Leonard C. Briggs of Hemlock NY circa 1980.

Courtesy of Ann Briggs Brown.



Margaret E. Ace Briggs of Hemlock NY circa 1965.

Courtesy of Ann Briggs Brown.



Leonard C. Briggs of Hemlock NY circa 1920. The youngest son of Charles A. and Lulu Harder Briggs.

Courtesy of Ann Briggs Brown.

The Family of Leonard Charles Briggs and Margaret Emeline Ace Briggs




birth place

death place

Leonard C. Briggs


1912 - 18 January 1988

Richmond NY

Hemlock NY

Margaret E. Ace Briggs


16 January 1909 - 7 January 1971

Meshoppen PA

Hemlock NY



Unknown date



Ann M. Briggs


1941 -

Hemlock NY


Jean A. Briggs


15 June 1943 - 26 May 2016

Hemlock NY

New York City NY





The Parents of Leonard C. Briggs

Charles A. Briggs and Lulu A. Harder Briggs

The Parents of Margaret E. Ace Briggs

Arthur S. Ace and Stella C. Scott Ace

Briggs Family Tree

Harder Family Tree

Ace Family Tree


Scott Family Tree

The Obituary of Leonard C. Briggs

1912 - 18 January 1988

From Unknown Newspaper

Leonard C. Briggs, 75 year of 5168 Marrowback Rd., Hemlock, died Jan. 18 1988 at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester.

He was born in Livonia on July 5, 1912 the son of Charles and Lulu Harder Briggs.

His wife Margaret died Jan. 7, 1971. Prior to his retirement he owned and operated the Briggs Tire Co. in Livonia. He also operated the family farm for many years. Leonard attended the Hemlock Baptist Church.

He is survived by his daughters and sons-in-law, Ann and William Brown of Hemlock and Jean and James Michaels of Rhinebeck, NY; two grandchildren, Gary and Dana Brown; his brothers and sisters-in-law, Ira and Mary Briggs and Burnell and Pauline Briggs of Hemlock; nieces and nephews.

Friends called Tuesday at the Brown-Drowne Funeral Home, Livonia. Funeral services were held Wednesday at the Hemlock Baptist Church with Pator Al Milroy officiating. Burial, Harder Cemetery.

Friends wishing may make memorial contributions to the Livonia Ambulance Fund or the Kidney Foundation, 1501 East Ave., Rochester, NY 14610.

The Obituary of Margaret E. Ace Briggs

16 January 1909 - 7 January 1971

From the Livonia Gazette, 14 January 1971

Mrs. Margaret Ace Briggs, 61, formerly of Marrowback Rd., Livonia, died Thursday Jan. 7, 1971 in Rochester.

Mrs. Briggs was born Jan. 16, 1909 in Meshoppen, Pa., the daughter of Arthur and Stella Scott Ace.

She had been ill several years. Before her illness she was a public school teacher and taught second grade in the Honeoye Central School System. Mrs. Briggs was a member of the Livonia United Church of Christ.

She leaves her husband, Leonard; two daughters, Mrs. William (Ann) Brown of Livonia and Miss Jean Briggs of New York City; four brothers Leon Ace of Florida, Elmer of Wayland, Ora of Lima and Harold of California; two sisters, Mrs. Edna Mallaber of Mt. Morris and Mrs. Mabel Coykendall of Hemlock; two grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.

Services were held Sunday at 2:30 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home, Livonia.

The Rev. Joseph Shaw officiated.

Burial was in Harder Cemetery, Livonia.

The Burial of Leonard C. Briggs

Harder Cemetery in Hemlock NY

The Burial of Margaret E. Ace Briggs

Harder Cemetery in Hemlock NY

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