According to "A Partial List of the Descendants of John Briggs of Newport, R.I." compiled by Samuel Briggs (ci. 1877), 'Emily, b. 8 Nov. 1844, m. Alonzo Fogle' (note different spelling) was a daughter of Peter Briggs, of Fordham, NY, and Sarah Bussing. Other children of Peter and Sarah were Mary, John B. (b. 6 Dec. 1826), Sarah Ann, Peter, Edward (1), William H., Elizabeth, Walter, Edward (2), Jane, Matilda and Benjamin. Dates of birth of the children ranged from 1825 through 1851.