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Charles Nutt, Heirs of Dr. Samuel and Mary (Ball) Brigham (Worcester, MA: the author, n.d.)

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Dr. Samuel Brigham married Feb. 17, 1789, at Northboro, Mass. Mary Ball. He died June 24, 1830, aged 74 years; his wife died 1852. Their children:

1 i. Stephen B. Brigham,
2 ii. Mary Mahan Brigham,
3 iii. Jonas B. Brigham,
4 iv. Samuel Brigham,
5 v. Lydia L. (Brigham) Whitney,
6 vi. Sophia (Brigham) Whitney,
7 vii. Ann G. (Brigham) Whitney, [sic: should be Wheeler.--RLW] [Ann Gott Brigham married Amos Wheeler, her second husband, on January 6, 1852 in Berlin, Worcester, Massachusetts.--frankegenealogist@gmail.com]
8 viii. Son died in infancy.
9 ix. Rowena (Brigham) Whitney, died before her mother; mentioned below.
10 x. Sally (Brigham) Eager, died before her mother; mentioned below.
11 xi. Theresa (Brigham) Flagg, died before her mother, leaving two daughters;
11a 1 Mrs. John M. Sargent
11b 2 Mrs. Francis A. Davidson.

9 ROWENA BRIGHAM, married Timothy Whitney, Jr., of Boylston, Jan. 7, 1808. She died July 17, 1839, aged fifty years. Their children:

12 i. Theresa Whitney, born Aug. 14, 1808; died Aug. 13, 1810.
13 ii. Mary Whitney, born Nov. 30, 1809; married Feb. 24, 1829, Timothy Hastings.
14 iii. Theresa Whitney, born Feb. 19, 1811; married May 21, 1816 [sic May 23, 1836] Lyman Maynard.

[Two pages missing.--RLW] [These pages do survive in the copy of this book at the New England Genealogical Historic Society Library. -- frankegenealogist@gmail.com]

15 iii. Rowena Whitney, born March 7, 1813.
16 iv. Amos Whitney, born February 28, 1815; died in Worcester.
17 v. Emily Whitney, born January 19, 1817; m. ----- [Hiram] Lawrence [on June 19, 1851].
18 vi. Dorothy Whitney, born September 19, 1818.
19 vii. Lucy Whitney, born December 8, 1820.
20 viii. William Whitney, born April 5, 1823; married Ruth Crossman.
21 ix. Daniel Whitney, born June 22, 1825; died unmarried in Worcester.
22 x. Sarah Whitney, born at Northborough October 22, 1827; m. Samuel Elliott.
23 xi. Catherine Elizabeth Whitney, born October 29, 1829, in Northborough.
24 xii. Harriet Newhall Whitney, born at Northborough June 22, 1834.
25 xiii. Samuel Mason Whitney, born at Northborough June 29, 1836; died July 24, 1836.

10 SALLY BRIGHAM, m. Benjamin EAGER

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SCHEDULE A
HEIRS OF MARY (BALL) BRIGHAM
Share. No. Paid. Name.
1-10 1 Sept. 7, 1854, Stephen B. Brigham.
1-10 3 Sept. 12, " Jonas B. Brigham.
1-10 4 Sept. 21, " Samuel Brigham.
1-10 2 Sept. 12, " Mary Mahan.
1-10 5 Sept. 25, " Lydia L. Whitney.
1-10 6 Oct. 2, " Sophia Whitney.
1-10 7 Oct. 18, " Ann G. Wheeler
1-20 11a Sept. 22, " John M. Sargent, son-in-law of Theresa Flagg.
1-20 11b Oct. 20, " Francis A. Davidson, son-in-law of Theresa Flagg.
1-110 13 Oct. 2, " Timothy Hastings, husband of Mary Hastings.
1-110 19 Oct. 9, " Lucy Whitney.
1-110 15 Oct. 9, " Rowena Whitney.
1-110 14 Oct. 9, " Lyman Maynard, husband of Theresa (Brigham). [sic: should be Theresa (Whitney).--RLW]
1-110 22 Oct. 13, " Samuel M. Elliott, husband of Sarah (Brigham). [sic: should be Sarah (Whitney).--RLW]
1-110 18 Oct. 14, " Dorothy Whitney.
1-110 17 Dec. 15, " Emily Lawrence.
1-110 16 Jan. 18, 1855, Amos Whitney.
1-110 21 Feb. 1, 1855, Daniel Whitney.
1-110 29 Feb. 23, 1855, Elizabeth G. Cornish.
1-110 24 Feb. 13, 1856, Harriet N. Whitney.
1-110 20 June 5, 1858, Wm. Whitney, paid to his father, Timothy Whitney.
1-110 26 unpaid Mary Eager.
1-110 27   " Nahum Brigham Eager.
1-110 30   " Benjamin Eager.
1-110 31   " John Wm. Eager.
1-110 32   " Lewis Eager.
1-110 33   " Sarah Ann Eager.
1-110 34   " Martha Ann Eager.

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1-110 36 unpaid Joseph Thaxter Eager.
1-110 37   " Almira Lee Eager.
1-110 38   " Adaline Eager.

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