Orlando Wood Briggs born in Schenectady, NY on 4 August 1839. Died 9 Feb 1921; buried in Brookside Cemetery; Gilbetsville, NY. Son of Oliver Darling Briggs -24 Oct 1811 to 31 Mar 1843. Oliver buried in Duanesburg, NY. Mother was: Lucy Ann Baldwin Briggs; born: CT abt 1818; died 23 Dec 1864. Orlando's sisters were: Phoebe Briggs Davis and Melissa Briggs Mallery. Orlando was in the G.A.R. in Unadilla, NY; CC Seiver Post; #124-Assistant Commander.