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George Ball Brigham, Jr

George Ball Brigham, Jr

Male 1818 - 1891  (72 years)  Submit Photo / DocumentSubmit Photo / Document


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  • Name George Ball Brigham 
    Suffix Jr 
    Born 5 Oct 1818  Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Library book: History of the Brigham Family 703 
    Occupation For 50 years the leading boot and shoe manufacturer of Westborough, he employed two or three hundred people. In 1843, he entered the grocery and produce business in Boston; 1849-'57 was supt. of Newton's Shoe Factory, also in the lumber business; 1858, manufacturer of shoes, later taking in his sons John and Horace under the firm name of George B. Brigham & Sons. Held town offices and was Representative, 1887; was chosen one of the Committee for publishing the town history; very active in the Baptist Church. 
    Died 27 Jan 1891  Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    George Ball Brigham Jr Death Record
    George Ball Brigham Jr Death Record
    George Ball Brigham Jr Death Record
    Buried Pine Grove Cemetery, Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Brigham, Barr Headstone
    Brigham, Barr Headstone
    Brigham, Barr Headstone
    George Ball Brigham Jr Headstone
    George Ball Brigham Jr Headstone
    George Ball Brigham Jr Headstone
    Siblings 5 siblings 
    Person ID I2167  Nagel
    Last Modified 16 Feb 2016 

    Father George Ball Brigham,   b. 23 Jan 1793, Waterford, Oxford, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1842, Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Nelly Fay,   b. 2 Apr 1789, Southborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1840, Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 1815 
    Family ID F646  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Caroline Jones Leland,   b. 10 Oct 1818, Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1858, Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 10 Apr 1844 
    Children 
     1. Ella Lucile Brigham,   b. 18 Jan 1845, Sherborn, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1858, Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 13 years)  [Birth]
     2. Atherton Fontenelle Brigham,   b. 16 Oct 1846, Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1852, Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)  [Birth]
    +3. Carrie Georgiana Brigham,   b. 14 Dec 1853, Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1935  (Age 81 years)  [Birth]
    +4. John Leland Brigham,   b. 11 Sep 1855, Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1934, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  [Birth]
     5. George Bickford Brigham,   b. 8 Oct 1856, Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1943, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)  [Birth]
     6. Bertram Fay Brigham,   b. 7 Feb 1858, Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1909, Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)  [Birth]
    Family ID F1727  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Phipps Homer,   b. 25 Feb 1838, Hopkinton, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1925  (Age 87 years) 
    Children 
     1. Frank Fontanelle Brigham,   b. 15 Oct 1859, Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1903, Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)  [Birth]
     2. Horace Eugene Brigham,   b. 27 Aug 1862, Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1917, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)  [Birth]
     3. Lillie Josephine Brigham,   b. 26 Sep 1864, Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1941  (Age 76 years)  [Birth]
     4. Marion Homer Brigham,   b. 27 Aug 1867, Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1945, Pine Grove Cemetery, Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [Birth]
    +5. Ernest Phipps Brigham,   b. 14 Jul 1871, Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1933, Westborough, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)  [Birth]
    Family ID F1728  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart