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Captain Ephraim Harris Brigham[1]

Male 1822 - 1877  (54 years)  Submit Photo / DocumentSubmit Photo / Document


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  • Name Ephraim Harris Brigham 
    Prefix Captain 
    Born 26 Sep 1822  Dedham, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military Service The country was still mourning the thousands killed at the battle of Malvern Hill when, on 4 July 1862, President Lincoln shocked the nation by calling for three hundred thousand additional troops. The town of Natick MA was expected to provide one hundred and three men. (enough to staff a company). On 28 July there was a town meeting. United States Senator Henry Wilson, Captain Ephraim H. Brigham, and others addressed the crowd. After a series of town meetings the town of Natick provided one hundred and twenty seven men. Twenty four more than expected.

    Before the war Captain Brigham was Deputy Sheriff of the town of Natick. He was discharged from the army 25 Aug 1862. He went on Disability on 5 Sep 1864. In time of peace he was a Commission merchant. 
    Capt Ephraim H Brigham Service.
    Capt Ephraim H Brigham Service.
    Capt Ephraim H Brigham Service.
    Died 21 Aug 1877 
    Siblings 5 siblings 
    Headstones Submit Headstone Photo Submit Headstone Photo 
    Person ID I678  Nagel
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2014 

    Father Ephraim Brigham,   b. 21 Oct 1799, Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Natick, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Sophia Howe,   b. 15 Mar 1799, Natick, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Natick, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 25 Nov 1821  Natick, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F139  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine Hastings,   b. Millbury, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1881 
    Married 2 Dec 1842  Natick, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Emma A Brigham,   b. Natick, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     2. Edward Harris Brigham,   b. Natick, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Alice Fay Brigham,   b. 7 Oct 1855, Natick, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F288  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart