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Lysbeth Grevenraedt1

b. 11 December 1667
  • Lysbeth Grevenraedt was baptized on 11 December 1667 at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York, sponsors Mr. Pieter de Riemer, Lysbeth Grevenraedt.1

Citations

  1. [S1478] "Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols.5- (1874-): 7:125. Lysbeth; parents: Isac Grevenraedt, Marritie Jans.

Margariet Grevenraedt1

b. 11 July 1670
  • Margariet Grevenraedt was baptized on 11 July 1670 at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York, sponsors Jacobus Van de Water, Margareta de Riemer.1

Citations

  1. [S1453] Thomas Grier Evans, editor, Baptisms from 1639 to 1730 in the Reformed Dutch Church, New York, Collections of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, Vol. 2 (New York: Printed for the Society, 1901), page 99. Margariet; parents: Isaac Grevenraet, Marritie Jans. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms RDC New Amsterdam/New York (1639-1730).

Metje Grevenraet1

  • Also known as Mattice Grevenrat.2
  • Metje Grevenraet witnessed the baptism of Elsje Janse Meyer , daughter of Jan Dirckszen Meyer and Catharina Grevenraedt, on 25 February 1663 at Reformed Dutch Church, New Amsterdam, (sponsors Hendrick Van der Wallen, Metje Grevenraet).3
  • Metje Grevenraet witnessed the baptism of Janneken Hendrix Van Feurden , daughter of Hendrick Janszen Van Feurden and Sara Thomas, on 13 January 1669 at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York, (sponsor Metje Grevenraedt).4
  • Metje Grevenraet witnessed the baptism of Sara Watson , daughter of Lucas Watson and Sara, on 16 May 1677 at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York, (witness: Metje Grevenraet).5
  • Metje Grevenraet witnessed the baptism of Lambert Harty , son of Hans Jacobszen Harty and Geertie Lamberts Mol, on 21 November 1683 at Reformed Dutch Church, New York City, New York, (witnesses: Herry Breser, Metje Grevenraedt).6

Citations

  1. [S4466] Hazel Van Dyke Roberts, "Anthony Jansen Van Salee 1607-1676", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 103, pp. 16-28 (1972): 103:27. Hereinafter cited as "Anthony Jansen Van Salee."
  2. [S2516] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on file in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Volume I. 1665-1707), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1892), page 43. Abstracting Lib. 1-2, p. 158. Anthony Jansen. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. I.
  3. [S1478] "Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols.5- (1874-): 6:152. Elsje; parents: Jan Dirckszen Meyer, Tryntie Grevenraet.
  4. [S1478] "Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols.5- (1874-): 7:129. Jannetie; parents: Hendrick Janszen, Saertie Thomas.
  5. [S1453] Thomas Grier Evans, editor, Baptisms from 1639 to 1730 in the Reformed Dutch Church, New York, Collections of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, Vol. 2 (New York: Printed for the Society, 1901), page 127. Sara, Elisabeth, Isaac; parents: Lucas Watson, Sara ___; witness: Metje Grevenraet. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms RDC New Amsterdam/New York (1639-1730).
  6. [S1453] Thomas Grier Evans, editor, Baptisms from 1639 to 1730 in the Reformed Dutch Church, New York, Collections of the New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, Vol. 2 (New York: Printed for the Society, 1901), page 160. Lambert; parents: Hans Jacobszen, Geertie Lamberts; witnesses: Herry Breser, Metje Grevenraedt. Hereinafter cited as Baptisms RDC New Amsterdam/New York (1639-1730).

Mary Grey1

b. 1875, d. 1950

Citations

  1. [S951] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved May 2011. "Mary Grey Brewer" Mem. #60576995, October 24, 2010. Inscription: "His Wife" (Francis E.). Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.

Mary Elizabeth Grey1

Citations

  1. [S2257] Brower Family pages 74-76, New Jersey Genealogical Records Commission, DAR, 1956-1957 Miscellaneous Genealogical Information, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5, File NN-2. No sources are provided for the vital information stated. The record shows an incorrect ancestry for Isaac Brower (m. Jemima Quackenbush) back to Anneke Jans (this ancestry has been known to be incorrect for many years now). The accuracy of the families of Jacob Brower (m. Agnes Brower) forward should be confirmed with additional evidence.

Orie Cox Grier1

  • Orie Cox Grier married Frank W. Brower at Union Methodist Episcopal Church, Camden, Camden Co., New Jersey, on 23 April 1921.1

Citations

  1. [S3448] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 5 BIB MM-138, Bible Records from New Jersey's Monmouth County Historical Association Library. MCHA Library, Vol. 1, A-B, compiled and transcribed by Carol Fisher Megill, pages 192-206 BROWER. The Holy Bible (Philadelphia: A.J. Holman & Co., 1874). Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

Julia Maria Grieves1

Citations

  1. [S2052] Paul Brewer, Adolphus Brouwer, Unpublished Register Report, Sept. 12, 2008, Fully sourced. Copy received via e-mail by Chris Chester from Paul Brewer, 12 Sept. 2008, Chris Chester, Kent, New York, p.52.

Alfred Griffen1

Citations

  1. [S4412] Shirley Farone,"Notes: Hosner, Hausner, Horsner and Hasner."Notes from FHL film #1405485, item #2, "Hasner, Hosner, Hausner, Brewer, Soper, Corey, Baker, Pelton and Griffen family records," compiled by Alice Hausner Harris (East Northport, L. I.: A. H. Harris, 1935). Online www.freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~twigs2000/JacobH.html., Retrieved November 2012. Hereinafter cited as Hosner, Hausner, Horsner and Hasner.

Alice Griffen1

Citations

  1. [S4412] Shirley Farone,"Notes: Hosner, Hausner, Horsner and Hasner."Notes from FHL film #1405485, item #2, "Hasner, Hosner, Hausner, Brewer, Soper, Corey, Baker, Pelton and Griffen family records," compiled by Alice Hausner Harris (East Northport, L. I.: A. H. Harris, 1935). Online www.freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~twigs2000/JacobH.html., Retrieved November 2012. Hereinafter cited as Hosner, Hausner, Horsner and Hasner.

Erven Griffen1

Citations

  1. [S4412] Shirley Farone,"Notes: Hosner, Hausner, Horsner and Hasner."Notes from FHL film #1405485, item #2, "Hasner, Hosner, Hausner, Brewer, Soper, Corey, Baker, Pelton and Griffen family records," compiled by Alice Hausner Harris (East Northport, L. I.: A. H. Harris, 1935). Online www.freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~twigs2000/JacobH.html., Retrieved November 2012. Hereinafter cited as Hosner, Hausner, Horsner and Hasner.

Florence Griffen1

Citations

  1. [S4412] Shirley Farone,"Notes: Hosner, Hausner, Horsner and Hasner."Notes from FHL film #1405485, item #2, "Hasner, Hosner, Hausner, Brewer, Soper, Corey, Baker, Pelton and Griffen family records," compiled by Alice Hausner Harris (East Northport, L. I.: A. H. Harris, 1935). Online www.freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~twigs2000/JacobH.html., Retrieved November 2012. Hereinafter cited as Hosner, Hausner, Horsner and Hasner.

George S. Griffen1

Citations

  1. [S2397] Castro Collection of Original Family Documents, Inherited documents and family letters. Originals in the possession of Kathleen Castro. Transcribed copies made by Kathleen Castro from the original documents. Copies in possession of Chris Chester, Kent, New York acquired from Kathleen Castro, Documents relating to the descendants of Nicholas Brouwer, C-10, Deposition of Sarah Earle, November 27 & 29, 1845, Delaware County, New York. Hereinafter cited as Castro Collection of Original Family Documents.

Richard Griffen1

d. 1905

Citations

  1. [S4412] Shirley Farone,"Notes: Hosner, Hausner, Horsner and Hasner."Notes from FHL film #1405485, item #2, "Hasner, Hosner, Hausner, Brewer, Soper, Corey, Baker, Pelton and Griffen family records," compiled by Alice Hausner Harris (East Northport, L. I.: A. H. Harris, 1935). Online www.freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~twigs2000/JacobH.html., Retrieved November 2012. Hereinafter cited as Hosner, Hausner, Horsner and Hasner.

Richard Griffen1

Citations

  1. [S4412] Shirley Farone,"Notes: Hosner, Hausner, Horsner and Hasner."Notes from FHL film #1405485, item #2, "Hasner, Hosner, Hausner, Brewer, Soper, Corey, Baker, Pelton and Griffen family records," compiled by Alice Hausner Harris (East Northport, L. I.: A. H. Harris, 1935). Online www.freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~twigs2000/JacobH.html., Retrieved November 2012. Hereinafter cited as Hosner, Hausner, Horsner and Hasner.

William Griffen1

d. before February 1756
  • William Griffen married Rebecca Brestede, daughter of Johannes Brestede and Rebecka Onkelbagh.1
  • William Griffen died before February 1756.1

Citations

  1. [S1478] "Records of the Reformed Dutch Church in New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols.5- (1874-): 27:205.

a daughter Griffin1

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.20. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.

Adam Griffin1

  • Adam Griffin was born.
  • In 1727 Adam Griffin resided at Rye, Westchester Co., New York.1
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 9 April 1740 (listed second among the sons).2

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.20. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.
  2. [S2123] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), page 361. Abstracting Lib. 14, p. 239. John Griffing. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.

Annie Griffin1

Citations

  1. [S3531] James Boughton, A Genealogy of the Families of John Rockwell of Stamford, Conn., 1641; and Ralph Keeler of Hartford, Conn., 1639 (New York: W. F. Jones, 1903), page 45. Hereinafter cited as John Rockwell and Ralph Keeler Genealogy.

Benjamin Griffin

b. before 1698, d. between 1 May 1731 and 14 June 1731
  • Benjamin Griffin was born before 1698.
  • He married Mary Disbrow, daughter of Henry Disbrow and Mary Griffin.
  • Benjamin Griffin died between 1 May 1731 and 14 June 1731.
  • His will was dated on 1 May 1731 proved 14 Jun 1731. Benjamin Griffin of Mamaroneck. Makes provision for his wife Mary and leaves his lands to three sons, Benjamin, Henry, and William. Leaves to Benjamin half of his six acre lot in Mamaroneck "for which I have a deed from my father," with house. And my two lots in the 7th Lot, being Lots 4-6 in the Division between me and my brother John (Lot 4 is 20 acres, Lot 6 is 5 acres). Also a piece of meadow bought of Samuel Hunt. Leaves to son Henry, 20 acres of land, "bought of my brother Henry Disbrow," in Mamaroneck. To son William, my lot in Lot 7 being the 2nd lot in Division with my brother John, 20 acres. Also 18 acres in Scarsdale bought of Jonathan Mills. Mentions brother Ezekiel Griffin, and daughters Elizabeth, Margaret, and Deborah. Leaves legacy to son Caleb. Mentions brothers John and Jacob and brother-in-law Henry Disbrow.2
  • Benjamin is not mentioned in his father's will dated 9 Apr 1740.3

Family: Mary Disbrow b. b Sep 1698

  • Henry Griffin
  • Benjamin Griffin
  • William Griffin
  • Elizabeth Griffin
  • Margaret Griffin
  • Debora Griffin
  • Caleb Griffin

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.20. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.
  2. [S342] William S. Pelietreau, Early Wills of Westchester County, New York From 1664-1784 (New York: Francis P. Harper, 1898), p.54. Hereinafter cited as Early Wills of Westchester County, New York From 1664-1784.
  3. [S2123] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), page 361. Abstracting Lib. 14, p. 239. John Griffing. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.

Caleb Griffin1

  • Caleb Griffin was born.
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 9 April 1740 appointed an executor, received land in Flushing, listed fifth (and last) among the sons.2

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.20. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.
  2. [S2123] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), page 361. Abstracting Lib. 14, p. 239. John Griffing. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.

Charles Griffin1

b. between 1772 and 1782

Family: Mary Brouwer b. 14 Nov 1781

Citations

  1. [S1379] William Bogardus, "E-mail correspondence from William Bogardus," e-mail message from Bogardus, William to Chris Chester and et al, Feb 26, 2007.. Hereinafter cited as "Wm. Bogardus e-mail."
  2. [S1713] "Marriages of the Dutch Reformed Church of Fishkill, Dutchess County, New York", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record vol. 83, no. 2 (1952): 83:163. Hereinafter cited as "Marriages RDC Fishkill, NYGBR 83 (1952)."
  3. [S1549] Maria Bockee Carpenter Tower, Records of the Reformed Dutch Church of New Hackensack, Dutchess County, New York (Bowie, Maryland: Heritage Books, Inc., 2000 (org.1932)), p.72. Hereinafter cited as RDC New Hackensack, NY.

Cornelius Griffin1

b. 26 February 1808
  • Cornelius Griffin was born on 26 February 1808.1
  • He was baptized on 7 August 1808 at Reformed Dutch Church, New Hackensack, Dutchess Co., New York.1

Citations

  1. [S1549] Maria Bockee Carpenter Tower, Records of the Reformed Dutch Church of New Hackensack, Dutchess County, New York (Bowie, Maryland: Heritage Books, Inc., 2000 (org.1932)), p.72. Hereinafter cited as RDC New Hackensack, NY.

Deborah Griffin1

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.19. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.

Deborah Griffin1

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.21. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.

Edward Griffin

d. between 17 January 1736 and 1 December 1742
  • Edward Griffin married Deborah Barnes.1
  • Edward Griffin died between 17 January 1736 and 1 December 1742.
  • Also known as Edmund Griffin (will).2
  • His will was dated on 17 January 1736 proved 1 Dec 1742. Called Edmund Griffin of Westchester. Names daughter, Mary Disbrow; granddaughter Mary Barton; "my great-grandson Benjamin Barton;" "my son-in-law Elisha Barton."2

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924). Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.
  2. [S342] William S. Pelietreau, Early Wills of Westchester County, New York From 1664-1784 (New York: Francis P. Harper, 1898), p.87. Hereinafter cited as Early Wills of Westchester County, New York From 1664-1784.
  3. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.20. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.
  4. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.19. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.

Edward Griffin1

  • Edward Griffin married Mary.1

Family: Mary

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924). Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.
  2. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.19. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.

Edward Griffin1

  • No further record.1

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.20. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.

Edward Griffin1

b. 1710, d. 1787 or 1788
  • Edward Griffin was born in 1710.1
  • He married Millicent Bishop before 1732.2
  • Edward Griffin died in 1787 or 1788.1
  • Edward lived at White Plains, New York, near his brother Jonathan, and later moved to Nine Partners in Dutchess County.2
  • Some of his descendants are followed in Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ontario (1924).2

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.21. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.
  2. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.25. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.

Elizabeth Griffin1

b. before 1698
  • Elizabeth Griffin was born before 1698.1
  • She married Gale.1
  • Elizabeth Griffin was named in her father's will dated on 9 April 1740 "daughter Elizabeth Gale."2

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.20. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.
  2. [S2123] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), page 361. Abstracting Lib. 14, p. 239. John Griffing. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.

Ezekiel Griffin

d. 1782
  • Ezekiel Griffin was born.
  • He died in 1782.1
  • Ezekiel is named in his brother, Benjamin Griffin's will dated 1 May 1731.2
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 9 April 1740 (listed third among the sons).3
  • His will was dated on 10 December 1769.1

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.20. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.
  2. [S342] William S. Pelietreau, Early Wills of Westchester County, New York From 1664-1784 (New York: Francis P. Harper, 1898), p.54. Hereinafter cited as Early Wills of Westchester County, New York From 1664-1784.
  3. [S2123] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), page 361. Abstracting Lib. 14, p. 239. John Griffing. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.

Gilbert Griffin1

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.21. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.

Isaac Griffin1

b. before 1698
  • Isaac Griffin was born before 1698.1
  • Isaac is not mentioned in his father's will dated 9 Apr 1740.2

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.20. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.
  2. [S2123] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), page 361. Abstracting Lib. 14, p. 239. John Griffing. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.

Isaiah Griffin1

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.21. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.

Jacob Griffin

b. circa 1703, d. 1784
  • Jacob Griffin was born circa 1703.1
  • He died in 1784.1
  • Jacob is named in his brother, Benjamin Griffin's will dated 1 May 1731.2
  • Jacob is not mentioned in his father's will dated 9 Apr 1740.3

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.20. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.
  2. [S342] William S. Pelietreau, Early Wills of Westchester County, New York From 1664-1784 (New York: Francis P. Harper, 1898), p.54. Hereinafter cited as Early Wills of Westchester County, New York From 1664-1784.
  3. [S2123] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), page 361. Abstracting Lib. 14, p. 239. John Griffing. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.

James Griffin1

  • James Griffin died at Boston, Massachusetts; without children.1
  • He was an officer with the British army and commanded a garrison in Pennsylvania.1

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.21. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.

John Griffin

b. circa 1688, d. 1759
  • John Griffin was born circa 1688 (if aged about 25 years at marriage).
  • He married Hannah before 1713 (first child born 29 Jul 1713).2
  • John Griffin died in 1759 at Mamaroneck, Westchester Co., New York.1
  • John is named in his brother, Benjamin Griffin's will dated 1 May 1731.3
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 9 April 1740 eldest son (received 20 shillings having already been provided for).4

Family: Hannah

  • John Griffin2
  • Hannah Griffin2
  • Joseph Griffin2
  • Jemime Griffin2
  • Mary Griffin2

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.20. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.
  2. [S4853] Abraham S. Underhill, "Records of the Society of Friends of the City of New York and Vicinity, From 1640 to 1800", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols. 3, 4, 5, 6 (1872-1875): 4:96. The children of John and Hannah Grifin of Mamarinak. Hereinafter cited as "Recs. of the Society of Friends."
  3. [S342] William S. Pelietreau, Early Wills of Westchester County, New York From 1664-1784 (New York: Francis P. Harper, 1898), p.54. Hereinafter cited as Early Wills of Westchester County, New York From 1664-1784.
  4. [S2123] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), page 361. Abstracting Lib. 14, p. 239. John Griffing. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.

John Griffin1

d. 30 January 1742
  • John Griffin married Elizabeth.1
  • John Griffin died on 30 January 1742.2
  • Also known as John Griffing.3
  • John Griffin resided at Flushing, Queens Co., Long Island, New York.2
  • His will was dated on 9 April 1740 "I, John Griffing, of Flushing in Queens County, yeoman." I leave to my wife Elizabeth the use of all estate during her life. I leave to my son John Griffing, of Mamaroneck, in Westchester County, 20 shillings, he having had his portion. I leave to my daughters, Elizabeth Gale and Mary Carile, all my linnen, "and all my wife's wearing apparell after her death." To my son Caleb, my negro boy "Robin." To my sons Adam, Ezekiel, William, and Caleb, all the rest of my moveables after the decease of my wife. I leave to my son William all my land lying on the south side of the highway before the door of my now dwelling house, "except the middle lot that lyes between the Wolf Pit hill lot and the Long Swamp." Also the piece of swamp land that I purchased of Obadiah Doughty. I leave to my son Caleb all my messuage and lands lying on the north side of the said highway, to wit: my now dwelling house, barn, and orchard; also 30 acres adjoining to Daniel Roe's land, with all my swamp, and the lot of land lying between Long Swamp and the Wolf Pit hill, bounded south by Francis Doughty, north by highway and containing 15 acres; And all my salt meadow. I make my wife Elizabeth and my sons William and Caleb executors. Witnesses: William Bloodgood, William Doughty, John Embree. Proved April 6, 1742. The wife Elizabeth was then dead.3

Family: Elizabeth d. b 6 Apr 1742

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.19. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.
  2. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.20. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.
  3. [S2123] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), page 361. Abstracting Lib. 14, p. 239. John Griffing. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.

John Griffin1

Citations

  1. [S4605] Unknown author, "Descendants of Henry Brown of Salisbury", The Essex Antiquarian Vol. 12, no. 3, p. 97 (1908): 12:98. Hereinafter cited as "Desc. of Henry Brown of Salisbury."

Jonathan Griffin1

b. 31 May 1708, d. 26 April 1786
  • Jonathan Griffin was born on 31 May 1708.1
  • He died on 26 April 1786 at Scarsdale, Westchester Co., New York.1
  • He was buried at Presbyterian Churchyard, Scarsdale, New York.1
  • He did not have children.1

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.21. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.

Joseph Griffin1

b. before 1698
  • Joseph Griffin was born before 1698.1
  • Joseph is not mentioned in his father's will dated 9 Apr 1740.2

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.20. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.
  2. [S2123] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), page 361. Abstracting Lib. 14, p. 239. John Griffing. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.

Joseph Griffin1

  • Joseph Griffin died at Nine Partners, Dutchess Co., New York; "at an advanced age."1

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.21. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.

Joshua Griffin1

  • Joshua Griffin settled at Dutchess Co., New York, in 1740, His descendants had mills at Fishkill.1

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.21. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.

Laura Griffin1

b. April 1883
  • Laura Griffin was born in April 1883 at Vermont.1

Citations

  1. [S53] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll T623 1693, p.8B, ED174. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.

Margaret Griffin1

b. August 1839, d. 28 September 1921
  • Margaret Griffin was born in August 1839 at Ireland.2
  • She married Thomas Jefferson Brower at San Jose, Santa Clara Co., California, in 1858.3
  • Margaret Griffin married second at Santa Clara Co., California, Byron M. Vickory (Ca. lic. dated 15 Apr 1871).4
  • Margaret Griffin died on 28 September 1921 at Lodi, San Joaquin Co., California.5
  • She was buried at Lodi Memorial Cemetery, Lodi, San Joaquin Co., California.6
  • She appeared on the census on 4 August 1870 at San Jose, Santa Clara Co., California, as Margaret Brower, age 33, born in Ireland. Head of household. Sewing. Real estate valued at $2000, personal estate at $100. In the household are Hannah Brower (age 11), John Brower (8), Mary E. Brower (7) and Thomas J. Brower (2).7
  • She appeared on the census on 5 June 1880 at San Jose, Santa Clara Co., California, as Margaret Vickory, age 40, born in Ireland. Both parents born in Ireland. Keeping house.8
  • She appeared on the census on 11 June 1900 at Elkhorn Twp., East Lodi Precinct, San Joaquin Co., California, as Margaret Vickory, age 60, born Aug 1839 in Ireland. Both parents born in Ireland. Head of household. Widow. She has had five children, all living in 1900. In the household are son Thomas J. Brower and grandson George Peterson.2
  • She appeared on the census on 7 May 1910 at Elkhorn Twp., East Lodi Precinct, San Joaquin Co., California, Margaret Vickery, age given as 67, born in Ireland. Both parents born in Ireland. Widow. Head of household (no other persons in the household). She has had five children (five living). Immigrated to the U.S. in 1852. Occupation: own income.9
  • She appeared on the census on 9 January 1920 at Elkhorn Twp., East Lodi Precinct, San Joaquin Co., California, as Margaret Vickery, age 82, born in Ireland. Both parents born in Ireland. Widow. Head of household. Immigration to the U.S.: "un(known)." In the household is her grandson Byron Vickery, age 12.10

Family 1: Thomas Jefferson Brower b. bt 1826 - 1831, d. 23 Sep 1869

Family 2: Byron M. Vickory b. c 1842, d. 1 Jan 1897

Citations

  1. [S3103] Pam Digges, "Thank You," e-mail message from Pam Digges to Chris Chester, October 14, 2010. Hereinafter cited as "Thank you."
  2. [S53] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T623, Roll 108, page 6A, ED 103. Margaret Vickory household. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  3. [S3103] Pam Digges, "Thank You," e-mail message from Pam Digges to Chris Chester, October 14, 2010, Follow up e-mail of October 20, 2010 with descendant report prepared by Pam Digges. Hereinafter cited as "Thank you."
  4. [S4301] Karen L. Ashworth, "Thomas Jefferson Brower," e-mail message from Karen L. Ashworth to Chris Chester, July 23, 2012, Follow-up email of July 27, 2012. Hereinafter cited as "Thomas Jefferson Brower."
  5. [S4301] Karen L. Ashworth, "Thomas Jefferson Brower," e-mail message from Karen L. Ashworth to Chris Chester, July 23, 2012. Hereinafter cited as "Thomas Jefferson Brower."
  6. [S951] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved July 2012. Margaret Griffin Brower Vickory, Mem #69053746. Photo of monument of her second husband, Byron Vickory. Contributor's note: "Born in 1836 in Ireland and immigrated with her family from Liverpool to New York. She married Thomas Jefferson Brower in Santa Clara Ca. and had four children with him, Thomas J., George W., Emma Elizabeth and Hannah. After Thomas Brower died, she married Byron M. Vickory and had one son, Byron H. Vickory.". Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  7. [S215] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll, 88, page 285A, FHL film #545587. Margaret Brower household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.
  8. [S100] Ancestry.com, 1880 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T9, Roll 81, FHL film #1254081, page 34C, ED 243, image 0295. Byron M. Vickory household. Hereinafter cited as 1880 US Census.
  9. [S33] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. T624, Roll 103, Page 15A, ED 173, FHL film #1374116. Margaret Vickery. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  10. [S4] MyFamily.com, 1920 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , NARA Ser. T625, Roll 143, Page 8B, ED 147. Margaret Vickery. Hereinafter cited as 1920 US Census.

Mary Griffin1

b. 24 December 1768, d. 8 April 1826
  • Mary Griffin was born on 24 December 1768.2
  • She married first at Old Dutch Church of Sleepy Hollow, (First Reformed Church of Tarrytown), Westchester Co., New York, on 4 March 1789 Caleb Angevine, son of Eli Angevine and Charity Bonet.
  • Mary Griffin married second after June 1796 Daniel Hatfield.2
  • Mary Griffin died on 8 April 1826.2
  • Also known as Maria.

Family 1: Caleb Angevine b. 1 Sep 1764, d. 24 Jun 1796

Family 2: Daniel Hatfield b. 13 Oct 1752

Citations

  1. [S169] Angevine Genealogy: Descendants of Zachariah and Pierre Angevine, 1690 to 1976 in America; (Endwell, New York: Clyde V. Angevine, 1977), Copy on microfilm. Salt Lake City Utah:Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1979, Film #1036344. Hereinafter cited as Angevine Genealogy.
  2. [S3027] John R. Totten, "Fragmentary Family Notes", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 54, page 252 (1923): 54:267. Griffin-Angevine-Hatfield-Horton-Fisher Families. Bible originally in the family of Mary Griffin who married firstly Caleb Angevine and after his death married second to Daniel Hatfield, the Bible was subsequently owned by her daughter Anna Hatfield who married James Fisher. Hereinafter cited as "Fragmentary Family Notes."

Mary Griffin1

  • Mary Griffin was born.
  • She married Thomas Carle at Flushing, Queens Co., Long Island, New York, on 7 April 1718.2
  • Mary Griffin was named in her father's will dated on 9 April 1740 "daughter Mary Carile."3

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.20. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.
  2. [S4853] Abraham S. Underhill, "Records of the Society of Friends of the City of New York and Vicinity, From 1640 to 1800", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols. 3, 4, 5, 6 (1872-1875): 6:102. Marriages from copies of marriage certificates. The seventh day of the Second month called Aprill 1718. At fflushing, Thomas Carle and Mary Griffin Daughter of John Griffin all of fflushing &c.. Hereinafter cited as "Recs. of the Society of Friends."
  3. [S2123] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), page 361. Abstracting Lib. 14, p. 239. John Griffing. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.

Mary Griffin1

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.21. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.

Miriam Griffin1

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.21. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.

Obadiah Griffin1

d. 1785
  • Obadiah Griffin died in 1785 at Nine Partners, Dutchess Co., New York.1

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.21. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.

Orlando Griffin1

b. November 1850, d. 22 September 1912
  • Orlando Griffin was born in November 1850 at Vermont.1
  • He married Sarah R. Brewer, daughter of Thomas Brewer and Jane E. Hardy, at Derby, Orleans Co., Vermont, on 26 December 1877 Sarah was recorded as age 25, living in Newport, Vermont.2
  • Orlando Griffin died on 22 September 1912 at Derby, Orleans Co., Vermont.3
  • Also known as Armando M. Griffin.2
  • He appeared on the census in 1900 at Newport, Orleans Co., Vermont, Orlando Griffin, age 49, born Nov 1850 in Vermont (parents born in Vermont), a farmer; wife Sarah, age 47, born Sep 1852 in Vermont (parents born in Vermont); married 23 years, one child; daughter Laura, age 17, born Apr 1883 in Vermont.1
  • He appeared on the census in 1910 at Derby, Orleans Co., Vermont, Orlando M. Griffin, age 59, born in Vermont (from Ancestry.com index, original image was not available, but it appears that Orlando is residing at a boarding house, wife Sarah is not found).4

Family: Sarah R. Brewer b. c 1853, d. 28 Dec 1914

Citations

  1. [S53] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll T623 1693, p.8B, ED174. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  2. [S607] Vermont, Secretary of State, General Index to Vital Records of Vermont, 1871-1908, Salt Lake City [Utah] : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1967, 1994-1995 Microfilm of original records in the State Capitol Building, Montpelier, Vermont. Index includes births, deaths and marriages. Some cards filmed out of sequence. (Refilmed cards are on the end of some rolls.) Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah, Film #0540064. Marriage record.. Hereinafter cited as Vital Records of Vermont, 1871-1908.
  3. [S3202] Ancestry.com,"Vermont Death Records, 1909-2008", online www.ancestry.com. Records from Vermont State Archives, Montpelier, Vermont; Vermont Vital Records Office, Vermont Dept. of Health. Retrieved May 2013. Orlando M. Griffin; father: Martin Griffin; mother: Almira. Hereinafter cited as Vermont Death Records, 1909-2008.
  4. [S33] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Roll T624_1615, p.120B. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.

Phillip Griffin1

Citations

  1. [S590] Joseph Dow, History of the Town of Hampton, New Hampshire, Vol. II (Salem, Mass.: Salem Press Pub., 1893), page 617. Hereinafter cited as Hampton, NH 2. Https://archive.org/details/historyoftownofh02dowj.

Rhoda Griffin1

Family: Lorenzo Grinnell

Citations

  1. [S3582] Joyce M. Tice and J. Kelsey Jones,"Tri-Counties Genealogy, Family History and Genealogy: Brewer", online www.joycetice.com/kelsey/kjwb2.htm. Family History & Biography Section. Sources are not cited. Retrieved June 2011. Hereinafter cited as Tri-Counties Genealogy: Brewer.

Richard Griffin1

d. between 27 October 1722 and 5 February 1723
  • Richard Griffin married Susanna Haight, daughter of Samuel Hoyt and Sarah Noble.1
  • Richard Griffin died between 27 October 1722 and 5 February 1723.
  • Richard Griffin resided at Flushing, Queens Co., Long Island, New York.2
  • His will was dated on 27 October 1722 proved 5 Feb 1723. Mentions wife Susanna and thirteen children, but does not name son, Richard.2
  • Richard and nearly all of his family were members of the Society of Friends, or Quakers.2

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.19. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.
  2. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.21. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.

Richard Griffin1

b. before 1698, d. before 27 October 1722
  • Richard Griffin was born before 1698.1
  • He died before 27 October 1722.1

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.21. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.

Samuel Griffin1

b. before 1698

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.21. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.

Sarah Griffin1

b. before 1698
  • Sarah Griffin was born before 1698.1

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.21. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.

William Griffin1

d. 1798
  • William Griffin was born.
  • He died in 1798.1
  • He was named in his father's will dated on 9 April 1740 appointed an executor, received land in Flushing, listed fourth among the sons.2

Citations

  1. [S2017] Justas A. Griffin, Ancestors and Descendants of Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont. (Hamilton, Ontario: The Griffin & Richmond Co., 1924), p.20. Hereinafter cited as Richard Griffin of Smithville, Ont.
  2. [S2123] New York (County) Surrogate's Court Abstracts of Wills on File in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Vol. III 1730-1744), Collections of the New York Historical Society (New York: Printed for the Society, 1894), page 361. Abstracting Lib. 14, p. 239. John Griffing. Hereinafter cited as Abs. N.Y. Co. Wills v. III.

William Griffin1

Citations

  1. [S3794] William B. Bogardus Collection of Brouwer, Brower and Brewer Family Material and Correspondence, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio, Box 1 File 30, Uldrick Brouwer - DeVoe, Pieters. Correspondent 53-M (1981). Hereafter cited as William B. Bogardus Collection.

John Griffing1

b. 1710
  • John Griffing was born in 1710.1
  • He married Sarah Payne at Suffolk Co., Long Island, New York, on 13 February 1735.2,1
  • John Griffing married Anna Sweezey between 1762 and February 1767.3
  • Also known as John Griffin.2
  • John Griffing resided at Riverhead, Suffolk Co., Long Island, New York.1
  • During the Revolution John Griffing moved his family to Lyme or Middletown, Connecticut. Tradition states that during this period he died at Guilford,Connecticut and is buried there.1

Family: Sarah Payne b. 1716, d. 12 Sep 1761

Citations

  1. [S2472] Clara J. Stone, Genealogy of the Descendants of Jasper Griffing (New York?: n.pub., 1881), page 9. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Descendants of Jasper Griffing.
  2. [S2469] Henry Hobart Vail, Genealogy of Some of the Vail Family Descended From Jeremiah Vail at Salem, Mass., 1639 (New York: DeVinne Press, 1902), page 74. Hereinafter cited as Vail Family Descended From Jeremiah Vail at Salem, Mass., 1639.
  3. [S2472] Clara J. Stone, Genealogy of the Descendants of Jasper Griffing (New York?: n.pub., 1881), page 9-10. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Descendants of Jasper Griffing.
  4. [S2472] Clara J. Stone, Genealogy of the Descendants of Jasper Griffing (New York?: n.pub., 1881), page 21. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Descendants of Jasper Griffing.

Thankful Griffing1

b. 1752, d. 5 September 1836
  • Also known as Thankful Griffin.2

Family: Peter Vail b. 14 Sep 1749, d. 15 Oct 1796

Citations

  1. [S2472] Clara J. Stone, Genealogy of the Descendants of Jasper Griffing (New York?: n.pub., 1881), page 21. Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Descendants of Jasper Griffing.
  2. [S2469] Henry Hobart Vail, Genealogy of Some of the Vail Family Descended From Jeremiah Vail at Salem, Mass., 1639 (New York: DeVinne Press, 1902), page 74. Hereinafter cited as Vail Family Descended From Jeremiah Vail at Salem, Mass., 1639.
  3. [S2469] Henry Hobart Vail, Genealogy of Some of the Vail Family Descended From Jeremiah Vail at Salem, Mass., 1639 (New York: DeVinne Press, 1902), page 75. Hereinafter cited as Vail Family Descended From Jeremiah Vail at Salem, Mass., 1639.
  4. [S589] IGI Individual Records, International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Utah: Family Search (www.familysearch.org), 1999-2002). (The IGI records often do not cite sources, must be used with caution and should be verified by more reliable documentation).Retrieved July 2009.

Griffith1

Citations

  1. [S2995] Dudley W. Bennett and Mrs. William R. White, "The Identity of Two Mary Helmes", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol 102, page 193 (1971): 102:194. Bible record. Hereinafter cited as "The Identity of Two Mary Helmes."

David Griffith1

Citations

  1. [S1182] Henry Russell Kelly, Imprints on the Sands of Time: Left by certain Kelly's, Lampman's, Craig's, Ferguson's (S.I.: n.pub., 1972), p.101. Hereinafter cited as Imprints on the Sands of Time.

Eliza Griffith1

Family: John Watkins

Citations

  1. [S3047] Family Search Record Search,"Wisconsin Marriages, 1836-1930", online www.pilot.familysearch.org. Wisconsin Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records). Retrieved February 2012. Elmore Ellsworth Brewer (parents: John W. Brewer, Lucy Peckham), and Laura Jane Watkins (parents: John Watkins, Eliza Griffith). Hereinafter cited as Wisconsin Marriages, 1836-1930.

Nancy N. Griffith1

b. circa 1822
  • Nancy N. Griffith was born circa 1822 at Virginia.2
  • She married William A. Brooks, son of Jehiel Brooks and Rebecca Anson, at Jennings Co., Indiana, on 9 June 1850.1,3
  • Nancy N. Griffith appeared on the census on 1 October 1850 at Campbell, Jennings Co., Indiana, as Nancy Brooks, age 28, born in Virginia.2

Family: William A. Brooks b. 28 Nov 1821, d. 7 Oct 1910

Citations

  1. [S951] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved January 2012. William Anson Brooks, Mem #45702512, Dec 22, 2009. Photo of gravestone. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  2. [S195] Ronald V. Jackson and Accelerated Indexing Systems, 1850 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com, 1999), Federal census, NARA Ser. M432, Roll 155, page 438A. William Brooks household. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Census.
  3. [S3314] "Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941."Ancestry.com, 2005. Online www.ancestry.com., Retrieved January 2012. William A. Brooks, Nancy A. Griffith. FHL film #1305173. Hereinafter cited as Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941.
  4. [S215] MyFamily.com, 1870 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, NARA Ser. M593, Roll 330, page 388B, FHL film #545829. William Brooks household. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Census.

George Griffiths1

b. November 1866
  • George Griffiths was born in November 1866 at Pennsylvania.1
  • He married Lucy Brower, daughter of William Brewer and Naomi Maxwell, at Mariners Bethel Methodist Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, on 18 November 1897.2,3
  • George Griffiths was buried at West Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bala Cynwyd, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania.4
  • Also known as George Mansfield Griffiths.2
  • He appeared on the census on 9 June 1900 at Ward 1, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, George Griffiths, age 33, born Nov 1866 in Pennsylvania. Both parents born in Pennsylvania. Machinist. In the household are his wife, Lucy M. Griffiths, step-daughter Lucy M. Irons, and mother-in-law Naomi Brower.1
  • He appeared on the census on 16 April 1910 at Collingswood, Camden Co., New Jersey, George M. Griffiths, age 42, born in Pennsylvania. Both parents born in Pennsylvania. Married for 12 years. Manufacturer. In the household is his wife, Lucy M.5
  • He appeared on the census on 4 April 1930 at Collingswood, Camden Co., New Jersey, George M. Griffiths, age 62, born in Pennsylvania. Not employed. Owns house, valued at $8000. Married at age 29. In the household is his wife, Lucy.6

Citations

  1. [S53] MyFamily.com, 1900 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Retrieved October 2013. George M. Griffiths household. Census Place: Philadelphia Ward 1, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: 1451; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 0018; FHL microfilm: 1241451.. Hereinafter cited as 1900 US Census.
  2. [S4889] Ancestry.com,"Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Marriage Index, 1885-1951." [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011. Original data: "Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Marriage Index, 1885–1951." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2009. Philadelphia County Pennsylvania Clerk of the Orphans' Court. "Pennsylvania, Philadelphia marriage license index, 1885-1951." Clerk of the Orphans’ Court, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Online www.ancestry.com., Retrieved October 2013. Lucy Maxwell Irons, George Mansfield Griffiths; marriage license 98027. Hereinafter cited as Philadelphia PA Marriage Index 1885-1951.
  3. [S4664] Ancestry.com, "Pennsylvania Church and Town Records, 1708-1985." (data base online) Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011. Original data: Historic Pennsylvania Church and Town Records. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Historical Society of Pennsylvania. Online www.ancestry.com., Retrieved October 2013. Lucy M. Irons, George M. Griffiths. Hereinafter cited as Pennsylvania Church and Town Records 1708-1985.
  4. [S951] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com. , Retrieved October 2013. George Griffiths, Mem #91450943, Jun 6, 2012. No photo. Ref. Cemetery Records. Dates of birth and death not stated. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  5. [S33] MyFamily.com, 1910 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census, Retrieved October 2013. George Griffiths household. Census Place: Collingswood, Camden, New Jersey; Roll: T624_874; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 0087; FHL microfilm: 1374887.. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Census.
  6. [S5] MyFamily.com, 1930 United States Federal Census., Online Database (Provo, Utah: My Family.com, 2003), Federal census , Retrieved October 2013. George Griffiths household. Census Place: Collingswood, Camden, New Jersey; Roll: 1323; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 101; Image: 362.0; FHL microfilm: 2341058.. Hereinafter cited as 1930 US Census.

Grigg1

Citations

  1. [S2276] The Trinity Church Story a.k.a. "The Hill Manuscript", Unpublished Manuscript, ca.1924, Box 7, Catalog Item no.77, William B. Bogardus Collection, Anneke Jans and Everardus Bogardus Descendants Association, Wilmington, Ohio. This manuscript is only available in a few libraries. Although it provides an interesting account of the Anneke Jans-Trinity Church legal battles, the genealogies, especially for the earlier generations, are unreliable. page 33.

Ann Grigg1

d. 6 January 1894
  • Ann Grigg was born at Cornwall, England.1
  • She married Thomas Brewer.1
  • Ann Grigg died on 6 January 1894.1

Family: Thomas Brewer b. 12 Apr 1832

Citations

  1. [S182] Lewis Publishing Company, Biographical History of Westchester County, New York (Chicago: Lewis Pub. Co., 1899), pages 628-629. Also WBC 5 BIO WW-192. http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/…. Hereinafter cited as Bio. Hist. of Westchester Co.

Barent Griggs1

  • Barent Griggs was named in his father's will dated on 23 March 1762.1

Citations

  1. [S1993] A. Van Doren Honeyman, Calender of New Jersey Wills, Administrations, Etc., Vol. IV, 1761-1770, Documents Relating to the Colonial History of the State of New Jersey, First Series, Vol. 33 (Somerville, N.J.: The Unionist-Gazette Association, Printers, 1928), page 166. Abstracting Lib. I, p. 214. Benjamin Griggs. Hereinafter cited as NJ Wills v.4 1761-1770.

Benjamin Griggs1

b. say 1688, d. between 23 March 1762 and 23 February 1768
  • Benjamin Griggs was born say 1688 at Gravesend, Kings Co., Long Island, New York.2
  • He married Margrietje Johnson, daughter of Jan Barense van Driest and Jannetje van Barkelo.1
  • Benjamin Griggs died between 23 March 1762 and 23 February 1768 at Griggstown, Franklin Twp., Somerset Co., New Jersey; (dates of will and proving).2
  • His will was dated on 23 March 1762 at Somerset Co., New Jersey, proved 23 Feb 1768. Benjamin Griggs of Somerset Co., yeoman. Son, Daniel, £200. Grandson, Benjamin Griggs, son of John Griggs, deceased, £25. Children Samuel, Barrent, Benjamin, Daniel, Reuben, and daughters Martha Vanderbeek (wife of Rem Vanderbeek), Jane Bennitt (wife of Aron Bennitt), and Elianer Sutfin (wife of John Sutfin), rest of my estate. Wife to be supported. Executors: my sons, Samuel and Daniel, and son-in-law Rem Vanderbeck. Witnesses: Nicholas Veghte, Francis Feurt, Isaac Wilkins.3

Family: Margrietje Johnson b. 29 Nov 1695

Citations

  1. [S1552] Wilson V. Ledley, "Willem Adriaense Bennet of Brooklyn, N.Y., and Some of His Descendants", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vols.93, pp. 193-204; 94, pp. 34-41, 107-114, 156-169, 205-213; Vol. 95, pp. 10-27, 155-165, 204-207 (1962-1964): 94:209. Hereinafter cited as "Willem Adriaense Bennet of Brooklyn."
  2. [S4326] Perry Streeter, "The Griggs Family of Gravesend and New Jersey", New York Genealogical and Biographical Record Vol. 137, pp. 118-130 (2006): 137:122. Hereinafter cited as "Griggs Family."
  3. [S1993] A. Van Doren Honeyman, Calender of New Jersey Wills, Administrations, Etc., Vol. IV, 1761-1770, Documents Relating to the Colonial History of the State of New Jersey, First Series, Vol. 33 (Somerville, N.J.: The Unionist-Gazette Association, Printers, 1928), page 166. Abstracting Lib. I, p. 214. Benjamin Griggs. Hereinafter cited as NJ Wills v.4 1761-1770.
  4. [S1993] A. Van Doren Honeyman, Calender of New Jersey Wills, Administrations, Etc., Vol. IV, 1761-1770, Documents Relating to the Colonial History of the State of New Jersey, First Series, Vol. 33 (Somerville, N.J.: The Unionist-Gazette Association, Printers, 1928), pages 166-167. Abstracting Lib. H, p. 500. Hereinafter cited as NJ Wills v.4 1761-1770.

Daniel Griggs1

  • Daniel Griggs was named in his father's will dated on 23 March 1762.1

Citations

  1. [S1993] A. Van Doren Honeyman, Calender of New Jersey Wills, Administrations, Etc., Vol. IV, 1761-1770, Documents Relating to the Colonial History of the State of New Jersey, First Series, Vol. 33 (Somerville, N.J.: The Unionist-Gazette Association, Printers, 1928), page 166. Abstracting Lib. I, p. 214. Benjamin Griggs. Hereinafter cited as NJ Wills v.4 1761-1770.