Hi Electra, Could John BRIGGS have been my William BRIGGS, Sr. father? William BRIGGS was born about 1617 of Boston, Suffolk, MA married about 1641 Mary UNKNOWN maiden name, and he died 16 June 1687 in Lyme, New London, CT.His wife, Mary, was born about 1620 of Boston, Suffolk, MA, and died in 6 Feb. 1687 in Lyme, New London, CT.
Children born either in Boston, Suffolk, MA, or Higham, Plymouth, MA, were: ~Hannah BRIGGS, b. 28 Aug. 1642, m. 1660 in CT Wolston BROCKWAY, and she diedFeb. 1687 in CT; ~William BRIGGS, Jr., b. 1652, d. 1728?; ~George BRIGGS, b. 1650, d. 1728?; ~Peter BRIGGS, b. 2 Aug. 1646; and ~John BRIGGS, b. 20 Dec. 1646 and d. 18 July 1697