Asa Clark Briggs and Mary Ann Noyes

Mary Ann Noyes, the daughter of James Noyes and Rebecca Russell, b. 1813 Jan 16 in Ontario, Wayne, New York, married Asa Clark Briggs. They appear, from the census, to have had 5 children: James F., Jane F., Asa, John and Abbie. For some reason we’ve no photos of Mary Ann, but we do have […]

James Noyes and Rebecca Russell

“James Noyes was a circuit rider and clergyman. He preached in several New England states. He also preached among the Indians in Canada and Michigan during his later life. He was one of the first Methodist ministers in Michigan according to his youngest daughter, Eliza Ann, and was a great student of history.” SOURCE: Noyes […]

Family Record of James Noyes and Rebecca Russell Noyes

Courtesy of Nancy Benton Family Record of James and Rebecca Noyes. James Noyes was born Nov 17 1771 Died Oct 13 1835 Rebecca Noyes was born Aug 5 1773 Died March 27 1853 James Noyes Jr. was born Sept 14 1793 Elizabeth was born Dec 16 1795. Died July George W. was born Sept 7 […]