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Fred Briest[1]

Male 1876 - 1950  (73 years)


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  • Name Fred Briest  [2
    Born 17 May 1876  Oswego, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 May 1950  Pratt's Hollow, Madison, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried 16 May 1950  Pratt's Hollow Cemetery, Pratt's Hollow, Madison, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • 1910 US Census, New York, Madison, Eaton, Adliza Tooke, 73, widow, mother of 1 child 1 living, own income, Jessie Briest 38, married once 2 years, mother of 1 child 1 living, grandson George Briest 32/12, all born NY, Fred Briest 38, married once 2 years, born NY, parents born Germany, farmer

      1920 US Census, New York, Madison, Eaton, Adeliza Took, 83, widow, farmer, sister Mary Spring 79, widow, son-in-law Fred Briest 42, widow, farm laborer, grand son George Briest 11, all born NY

      1930 US Census, New York, Madison, Eaton, Fred H. Briest, owns home valued 950, owns radio, age 52, married age 47, laborer road work, wife Clara B. 29, married age 24, born NY, daughter Cora M. 4-1/12, born NY, son Robert B. 5/12, born NY

      Pratt's Hollow- Fred Briest, 73, maintenance man with the New York State Highway Department for 20 years, and a farmer in his early life died yesterday at his home in this place. He was born in Oswego May 17, 1876, a son of Andrew and Croline Briest. Surviving are his wife, Clara; two sons; two daughters; two brothers, William and Charles Briest of Constantia; one sister, Mrs. Cora Wakeman of Niagara Falls and three grandchildren. Funeral services tomorrow; burial in Pratt's Hollow Cemetery. [3, 4, 5, 6]
    Person ID I19691  Mindrum
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2008 

    Family 1 Jessie Tooke,   b. Nov 1871, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1917  (Age ~ 45 years) 
    Married Abt 1908  [4
    Children 
     1. George A. Briest,   b. 1908,   d. 1941  (Age 33 years)
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2008 
    Family ID F13640  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Clara B.,   b. Abt 1900, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1925  [6
    Children 
     1. Cora M. Briest,   b. 17 Sep 1925, Pratt's Hollow Cemetery, Pratt's Hollow, Madison, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 2008, Oneida, Madison, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     2. Living
     3. Living
     4. Living
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2008 
    Family ID F11349  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S1860] Marjorie Anderson GEDCOM, August, 2003.

    2. [S1861] Records of Alice Kern.

    3. [S3229] Fred Briest obituary, Syracuse Herald Journal, Syracuse, New York, 15 May 1950, www.ancestry.com.

    4. [S3226] 1910 US Census, New York, Madison, Eaton, Enum. Dist. 8, sheet 6A.

    5. [S3227] 1920 US Census, New York, Madison, Eaton, Enum. Dist. 105, sheet 8B.

    6. [S3228] 1930 US Census, New York, Madison, Eaton, Enum. Dist. 27-11, sheet 2A.