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Alfred Milo Brigham[1]

Male 1828 - 1864  (35 years)  Submit Photo / DocumentSubmit Photo / Document


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  • Name Alfred Milo Brigham 
    Born 21 Oct 1828  Natick, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1860 
    1860 Brigham 4.
    1860 Brigham 4.
    1860 US census, Natick, Middlesex, Massachusetts, Family Number 1227, Brigham.
    Library book: History of the Brigham Family 710 
    Military Service Civil War, Union Army Find all individuals with events at this location 
    He entered the Union Army in the fall of 1862 as a Corporal in the 39th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment. In September 1863 he took an examination and was commissioned lieutenant in the 4th Regiment Infantry U. S. Colored Troops. His first service was in Maryland and northern Virginia. After joining the Colored Regiments he served under General B. F. Butler on the Virginia Peninsula. He was hospitalized for a short time late in 1863, owing to a leg wound received when one of his soldiers accidentally discharged a musket. He was mortally wounded on June 15, 1864 in the attack on the Confederate lines near Petersburg. 
    Alfred Milo Brigham Service.
    Alfred Milo Brigham Service.
    Alfred Milo Brigham Service, widow's declaration for Army pension.
    Occupation Alfred was shoe manufacturer in Natick, and held town offices. He was Postmaster for 16 years. 
    Died 15 Jun 1864  Petersburg, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Siblings 5 siblings 
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    Person ID I929  Nagel
    Last Modified 29 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 Caroline Damon,   b. 12 Apr 1828, Wayland, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1892, Auburn, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Children 
     1. Walter Damon Brigham,   b. 4 Sep 1853, Natick, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1913, Macon, Bibb, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)  [Birth]
     2. Nathaniel Maynard Brigham,   b. 8 Mar 1856, Saxonville, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1915  (Age 59 years)  [Birth]
     3. Helen Sophia Brigham,   b. 28 Dec 1858, Natick, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    Family ID F435  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart