(17) Clifton M. Briggs
Born: 18Feb1904 in Middlebury Township, PA. Son of Charles W. Briggs and Mary Rosalie (May) Smith.
Married: Dorothy R. Palmer (06Apr1909-21Apr2003) on 21Jun1930. Daughter of Harry N. Palmer and Lulu Shaw of Middlebury Township.
Children: (1st) Lois Janet (b. 01Apr1931), (2nd) Charles Harry (b. 20Nov1932), (3rd) Larry Smith (b. 18Mar1936).
Clifton was a farmer and lived on his farm on Monkey Run Road in Middlebury Township from about the age 2 until his death. He raised dairy cattle and sheep. He served as tax collector, constable, and assessor of Middlebury Township, PA. Also he was a director for the Grange Mutual Fire Insurance Company. Dorothy graduated from Mansfield Normal School and taught elementary school before marriage.
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