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Scott Albion Briggs

Scott Albion Briggs

Male 1926 - 2018  (91 years)

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  • Name Scott Albion Briggs 
    Born 27 Oct 1926  Madison, Somerset County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    MILF
    Occupation sailor, US Navy  [3
    Residence 16 Apr 1930  Madison, Somerset County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 3 Apr 1940  New Sharon, Franklin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • living with his mother’s parents
    _MILT
    • Coast Guard Reserve at Bath in World War II.
    Died 1 Apr 2018  Scarborough, Cumberland County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Scott Albion Briggs, 91
      WINDHAM - Scott Albion Briggs, 91, passed away on Easter Sunday, April 1, 2018, at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough.
      He was born on Oct. 27, 1926, in Madison, and honorably served two tours in the United States Navy during World War II. During much of his time in the Navy, he was the ship's barber and later opened his own barber shop.
      He married Delola Goltz in Minnesota, and they had one child, Jeffrey Scott Briggs. Scott and Delola divorced, and he later married Virginia Moody in South Portland. Together, they shared 48 years of marriage.
      In his later years, he proudly worked for Verrill Dana Law Firm in Portland until he retired in 1995.
      His gentle spirit will be missed by all who knew him.
      The family wishes to express their sincere appreciation to the staff of Gosnell Memorial Hospice House, Maine Medical Center and the Maine Veterans' Home in Scarborough for the loving care Scott received.
      Scott is survived by his wife, Virginia; son, Jeffrey and his wife, Laura; sister, Dorothy "Dottie" Libby; brother, Richard Greenstreet; four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews.
      A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 19 at 1 p.m., at the First Baptist Church, 879 Sawyer St., South Portland. Pastor Dr. Peter Hasbrouck officiating. Burial with military honors will follow in Madison, Maine at 5 p.m.
      Arrangements are under the direction of the
      Conroy-Tully Walker South Portland Chapel
      , 1024 Broadway, South Portland. To view Scott's memorial page, or to share an online condolence, please visit www.ConroyTullyWalker.com.
    Person ID I60  Reed
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2019 

    Father Albion Ezra Briggs,   b. 22 Nov 1898, Winthrop, Kennebec County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1936, Togus, Kennebec County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Mother Audrey R. Scott,   b. 8 Feb 1905,   d. Oct 1995  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 31 Oct 1922  Berlin, Coos County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Documents
    Albion Briggs and Audrey Scott
    Albion Briggs and Audrey Scott
    marriage record
    Family ID F293  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Virginia Moody 
    Family ID F307  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Living 
    Children 
     1. Living
    Last Modified 27 Nov 2016 
    Family ID F3981  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Oct 1926 - Madison, Somerset County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 16 Apr 1930 - Madison, Somerset County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 3 Apr 1940 - New Sharon, Franklin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Apr 2018 - Scarborough, Cumberland County, Maine Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Scott Albion Briggs
    Scott Albion Briggs
    obituary photo

  • Sources 
    1. [S6] Portland Press Herald obituary.

    2. [S769] Descendants of Bejamin C. Durgin, 1775-1954, Bernice E. Durgin, (Brunswick, Maine, Russell A. French), p. 22.

    3. [S912] “Virginia Marriage Records, 1936-2014”, file number 28917.

    4. [S703] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), ED 13-46, Sheet 10B, Dwelling 237, Family 266, Albion E. Briggs household.

    5. [S947] 1940 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), ED 4-20, Sheet 1B, Dwelling 17, Guy L. Scott household.

    6. [S42] Maine Marriages, 1892-1996, Ancestry.com, (The Generations Network, Inc., Provo, UT, USA, 2003).

    7. [S646] “New Hampshire Marriage And Divorce Records, 1659-1947”.