In case any one else is interested, I have extracted some of the pertinent parts below:
Source: History Morris County New Jersey, Volume II, Lewis Publishing Co., 1914
Nathan L. BRIGGS, ... was born in Wareham, Plymouth county, Massachusetts, January 4, 1845, son of Job M. and Rebecca (HOLMES) BRIGGS, natives of Massachusetts, both of whom are now deceased, his death occurring in Massachusetts and hers in New Jersey after a residence of about two years there. Job M. BRIGGS was a sea captain during the active years of his life. He and his wife were the parents of a large family, three of whom are living at the present time (1913):
· Mrs. Oscar W. MYERS, of Boonton;
· Mrs. Benjamin STANLEY, of Haddleborough, Massachusetts;
· Nathan L., of whom further.
At the age of seventeen years, after completing his education in the public schools of Wareham, Nathan L. BRIGGS came to New Jersey....Mr. BRIGGS married, 1867, Amelia C. Norris, born in Boonton, daughter of James S. and Elvira (CLAUSON) NORRIS, .....
There is quite a bit more about his life on the website.