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BRIGHAM (Soundex B625) — See also BIGHAM, BREAM, BREEM, BREM, BRIDGHAM, BRIGHAMS, BRIM, BRINGHAM, BRYAM, FEIGHAM, HIGHAM, VALLANDIGHAM.

  BRIGHAM: See also George Weston Anderson — Guy Winfred Bailey — Jacob Bedtelyon — Chauncey Wells Brownell — Dorr Clayton Casto II — Charles Sumner Chase — Harrie Brigham Chase — John Davis — Addison S. McClure — Daniel Needham — Daniel Needham — Brigham Thomas Phelps — Brigham Henry Roberts — Brigham Russell — Brigham Young — Brigham H. Young — Brigham Young
  Brigham, Adolphus — of Livonia Township (now Livonia), Wayne County, Mich. Supervisor of Livonia Township, Michigan, 1835. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, Asa (1790-1844) — of Austin, Travis County, Tex. Born in Massachusetts, 1790. Delegate to Texas Republic Republic constitutional convention from District of Brazoria, 1836; signer, Texas Declaration of Independence, 1836; treasurer of Texas Republic, 1836; mayor of Austin, Tex., 1842-43. Died in Washington, Washington County, Tex., July 3, 1844 (age about 54 years). Original interment at Washington-on-the-Brazos State Park, Washington, Tex.; reinterment at Washington Cemetery, Washington, Tex.
  Brigham, C. D. — of Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania state auditor general, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, Cephas — of Coventry, Tolland County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Coventry, 1825, 1829. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, Clement H. (born c.1874) — of Granby, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Springfield, Hampden County, Mass., about 1874. Republican. Insurance agent; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Granby, 1921-22. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, Dan F. — of Coventry, Tolland County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Coventry, 1830. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, David — of Madison, Dane County, Wis. Whig. Postmaster at Madison, Wis., 1841-42. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, David — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Texas 16th District, 2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Brigham, Ebenezer (1789-1861) — of Dane County, Wis. Born in 1789. Member of Wisconsin territorial legislature, 1840. Died in 1861 (age about 72 years). Interment at Forest Hill Cemetery, Madison, Wis.
  Brigham, Edwin L. — of Suffield, Hartford County, Conn. First selectman of Suffield, Connecticut, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, Elbert Sidney (1877-1962) — also known as Elbert S. Brigham — of St. Albans, Franklin County, Vt. Born in St. Albans, Franklin County, Vt., October 19, 1877. Republican. Banker; insurance executive; Vermont commissioner of agriculture, 1913-24; U.S. Representative from Vermont 1st District, 1925-31; delegate to Republican National Convention from Vermont, 1936 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Congregationalist. Member, Sons of the American Revolution; Grange; Delta Kappa Epsilon; Phi Beta Kappa; Freemasons; Knights of Pythias; Rotary. Died in St. Albans, Franklin County, Vt., July 5, 1962 (age 84 years, 259 days). Interment at St. Albans Bay Cemetery, St. Albans, Vt.
  Relatives: Son of Sanford Josiah Brigham and Sarah Jane (Bronson) Brigham; married, October 2, 1906, to Anna Hazen.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Brigham, Eldridge G. — of Monroe, Monroe County, Mich. Mayor of Monroe, Mich., 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, Elijah (1751-1816) — of Massachusetts. Born in Westborough (part now in Northborough), Worcester County, Mass., July 7, 1751. Merchant; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1791-93; common pleas court judge in Massachusetts, 1795-1811; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1796, 1798, 1801-05, 1807-10; member of Massachusetts Governor's Council, 1799-1800, 1806; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1811-16 (10th District 1811-13, at-large 1813-15, 12th District 1815-16); died in office 1816. Died in Washington, D.C., February 22, 1816 (age 64 years, 230 days). Interment at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Brigham, Elisha — of Willington, Tolland County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Willington, 1823. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, Elizabeth A. — of Oneonta, Otsego County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, Elmer R. — of Goodland, Newton County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, Frank D. — of Brandon Township, Oakland County, Mich. Supervisor of Brandon Township, Michigan, 1951-55. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, Harold — of Kent County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state house of representatives from Kent County 3rd District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, Helen A. — of Goshen, Sullivan County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Goshen, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Brigham, Henry A. — of Watervliet, Albany County, N.Y.; West Troy (now Watervliet), Albany County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Albany County 4th District, 1848; delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, Herbert F. — of Vermont. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Vermont 1st District, 1898. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, J. — of Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, Joel S. — of Sandusky, Erie County, Ohio. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Ohio, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, Lester E. — of Goshen, Sullivan County, N.H. Republican. Candidate in primary for New Hampshire state senate 8th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, Lewis Alexander (1831-1885) — also known as Lewis A. Brigham — of Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J. Born in New York Mills, Oneida County, N.Y., January 2, 1831. Republican. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Hudson County, 1877; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 7th District, 1879-81. Died, from pneumonia, in Jersey City, Hudson County, N.J., February 19, 1885 (age 54 years, 48 days). Interment at Old Bergen Church Cemetery, Jersey City, N.J.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Brigham, Mavor (1806-1897) — of Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Born May 16, 1806. Builder; mayor of Toledo, Ohio, 1853. Died in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio, January 8, 1897 (age 90 years, 237 days). Interment at Forest Cemetery, Toledo, Ohio.
  Brigham, Norman — of Mansfield, Tolland County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Mansfield, 1820, 1827. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, Origen S. — of West Troy (now Watervliet), Albany County, N.Y. Postmaster at West Troy, N.Y., 1849-51. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, Orville F. — of Maine. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Maine 1st District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, Paul (1746-1824) — of Norwich, Windsor County, Vt. Born in Coventry, Tolland County, Conn., January 6, 1746. Presidential Elector for Vermont, 1792; Lieutenant Governor of Vermont, 1796-1813, 1815-20; Governor of Vermont, 1797. Died in Norwich, Windsor County, Vt., June 15, 1824 (age 78 years, 161 days). Interment at Fairview Cemetery, Norwich, Vt.
  Brigham, Robert — of Pennsylvania. People's candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania at-large, 1900. Burial location unknown.
Roy H. Brigham Brigham, Roy H. (1888-1967) — of Battle Creek, Calhoun County, Mich. Born in Lawrence, Van Buren County, Mich., August 27, 1888. Republican. Member of Michigan state house of representatives from Calhoun County 1st District, 1949-64; defeated in primary, 1964. Methodist. Member, Odd Fellows. Died in 1967 (age about 78 years). Interment at Memorial Park Cemetery, Battle Creek, Mich.
  Relatives: Son of Adelbert Brigham and Vinnie (Lanphear) Brigham; married 1909 to Carrie P. Lane (1885-1944); married, November 1, 1945, to Clara Niergarth.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Image source: Michigan Manual 1957-58
  Brigham, Russell E. — of Oneonta, Otsego County, N.Y. Mayor of Oneonta, N.Y., 1942-43; appointed 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, Sidney H. — of Lawrence, Essex County, Mass. Republican. Postmaster at Lawrence, Mass., 1898-1902. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, Spafford — of Willington, Tolland County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Willington, 1822. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, Stephen — of Mansfield, Tolland County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Mansfield, 1821, 1824, 1826, 1835. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, Thomas H. — of Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1964 (delegation chair). Still living as of 1964.
  Brigham, W. S. — of Wauseon, Fulton County, Ohio. Postmaster at Wauseon, Ohio, 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, William — of Boston, Suffolk County, Mass. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Brigham, William M. — of Marlborough, Middlesex County, Mass. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Twenty-First Middlesex District, 1905. Burial location unknown.


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