Hope you can get this as your posts were quite old.
My mothers father was Victor Briggs, his father was Edmund Hawthorne Briggs born in Virginia, 1884. Died 1943 and buried in New Jersey. My poppy ( Victor ) also had a brother named Edmund Hawthorn Briggs married Dot Wells as well as other siblings.
I would love to hear any info you may have as we may just be related. I may also be able to give you more info as well.