Listed below you will find e-mail addresses of GRIFFIN descendants and researchers: (In parentheses after each name is that person's line of descent from their first known ancestor.) (If you are a GRIFFIN researcher, and would like to have your E-mail and/or your Web Page address posted here, send an e-mail to Kay Griffin-Snow
(Click on the researcher's name to send a message or Click the first ancestor's name to go to researcher's web site.)
Kay Griffin-Snow -- (William GRIFFIN [1822 TN or NC-1906 Polk Co., MO (wife) Elizabeth HARVEY]; Dr. George W.[1844 Roane Co., TN-1924 Polk Co., MO (wife) Susan Barbary McINTOSH]; Buell Wesley [1875-1935] (wife) Mary Ella TRIMBLE; Albert Harlow [1909-1970 (wife) Flora Ethel JONES)
D. Hanna -- (Jonathan GRIFFIN 1819 b Greene Co, NY, 1820 - d. 1868, Meriden, Ct. Deborah Ann (Durphy), wife, b. 1827, Delaware Co., NY, d. 1879, Meriden, Ct., 2 children, Florence E, b 1855, Charlotte A, b 1849, and 2 children, Byron D., b 1848 and Julian A., b. 1846 perhaps by previous wife. Family found in 1855 NY census in Harpersfield, also in 1850 and 1860 U.S. census. Byron may have died at Seige of Petersburg in Civil War)
Margie Griffin-Wakefield -- (Richard F. GRIFFIN 1799 VA - 1864 IN; James Lewis Griffin 1830 TN - 1895 IL; Harriet Griffin 1832 TN - 1906 IN; Mary Ann Griffin 1835 TN - 1894 IN or KS; John Thomas Griffin 1837 TN - ???? IN?; Richard F. Griffin (jr) 1839 TN - 1896 MO; Sarah Jane Griffin 1842 TN - 1912 MO; William Henry Griffin 1845 IN - 1917 IN; Elias Griffin 1848 IN - ????; Franklin Pierce Griffin 1853 IN - 1909 IN; Henry Newton Griffin 1857 IN - ????; John Newton Griffin 1864 IN -1892 IL)
Paul J Griffin -- (Catherine GRIFFIN (1823 - 1883); Florence Griffin (1881 - 1966); Florence Elizabeth Griffin (1911 - ????); Jack Leslie Griffin (1909 - 1995); James Griffin (~1850 - ????); Joseph Griffin (???? - <1872); William John Griffin (1884 - 1913); William Joseph Griffin (~1851-~1920. All in UK)
Patsy Emory -- (Sterling B. GRIFFIN (1834-1867) GA>AL-1850> 1860 Census, Harris Co., TX with his mother Nancy Griffin (1799-GA) and wife, Julia Daugherty b. 1839 AL. Three known children Ardela b. 1859 TX, Sarah 1863, David Earle, 1866, all born TX Julia remarried a Henry S. Evans.)
James R. Griffin Sr -- (Andrew GRIFFIN-ALA, CA 1800) William P. GRIFFIN-ALA July 8, 1831 Pope County, Illinois Dec 14, 1902-John Andrew Griffin-Illinois May 8, 1864-July 14, 1939-William Earl Griffin-Illinois Jan 3, 1899-March 8, 1972.
Brian Griffin -- (Patrick GRIFFIN b. ca 1815 Ireland d. after1850 ( wife) Margaret HUSSEY b. ca1815 Ireland, d. 1890 Ossining, NY -- James Griffin b. 1846 Ossining, NY, d. 1925 NYC (wife) Ellen Matthews, b. 1848 Ireland. d. 1912 NYC.)
Linda Harrison -- (Thomas GRIFFIN b; abt 1803 - 1863 - m; Nancy STEWART in 1825 Cumberland Co NC - surname with links, CUTTS, LANE, UTLEY, DEAN, POPE, STEWART - possible links in Cumberland Co - Hardy, Caleb, Horatio, Dempsey, John, Joseph, Coleman J, Henry GRIFFIN - Possible links to other states - AL [Bibb/Benton/Calhoun/Lauderdale/Morgan/Madison/Barbour] - GA [Hall/Forsyth/Sumter/] - KY [Todd] - LA [Quachita Parrish] Children of Thomas GRIFFIN: Duncan [moved to LA, Quachita Parrish], Bryant, Margaret, Alexander, James, Dempsey, Thomas C [Jr], Daniel, John, Catherine, Nancy & Sarah (twins) - Thomas moved his family in Henry Co AL about 1838)
Margaret White -- (Jeremiah GRIFFIN, died Ardfert Tralee Ireland, buried originally Ardfert Cathedral cemetery; James, who came to Australia, and later New Zealand, where he married and had ten children, and died in Te Kuiti about 1926.)
Betty Griffin (William B. GRIFFIN m. Susannah Wilkins in Halifax County VA in 1825.
They had 2 children
in VA, John Thomas Griffin and William R. Griffin between 1815 and 1827.
The family then migrated to GA where Joseph, Elizabeth Susan, Eliza A.,
Richard H. and Matilda were born between 1829 and 1844.
By 1850 the William B. Griffin family was in Talladega County AL, where William B., Susannah remained. Most of the children remained in AL as well. Susannah preceded William in death. He died after 1890.
By 1860 John Thomas Griffin and wife, Mary Stiefer, were in Smith County TX. John's brother, William R. Griffin and wife, Nancy Murray, were also in TX by this time.
John Thomas Griffin's children include Lavinia, Almeda, Martha W., Sidney Meade, George William, John Wilkins, Ola, Laura Ann, Vena V., N.E.W., Jesse Homer, and V. C., born between 1846 and 1880. George William Griffin and John Wilkins Griffin were twins.
William R. Griffin had a son William b. in TX about 1856. William R. Griffin died in Grayson County TX. William R. may have had additional children.
Children of Joseph, son of William B. and Susannah Wilkins Griffin, were John and Elizabeth, both born in AL 1858 and 1860, respectively. The name of Joseph's wife was Ann.
Children of Sidney Meade and Louie A. Griffin, both buried in Whitehouse Cemetery in Smith County TX, were Kurt E., Virgie, Grace, Thomas Roy, Leonidus "Idus", and Mary Jean, born between 1881 and 1905.
Marybeth Corrigall (Mary GRIFFIN, b. abt. 1820, Co. Galway Ireland; md+ Thomas RICE, date/place unknown; d. unknown date/place. This couple did NOT immigrate to the U.S. Parents of four known children: Patrick; Mary; Margaret; and Edward RICE [my greatgrandfather] b. 1847, Co. Galway, Ireland>America, 1868>Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA, as per the 1870 PA Federal census; d. 1931, PIttsburgh, PA; buried St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, Lawrenceville, Allegheny Co. PA. This family was Roman Catholic.)
Lanell Faikus (William Melton GRIFFIN, DOB. 8-20-1838, N.C. He md Laura E. CARTER in Aug.1858. They lived in KY; OK; and came to Texas, Fannin Co.1886.)
David Darnall Griffin - (Unknown GRIFFIN [SC, prob. Spartenburg Co., (wife) Nancy DILLARD]; James Rolland, [1836, Spartenburg Co. SC, - 1917, TX (wife) Mary Ann JOHNSTON]; Doctor Dozier, [1879, Montague Co., TX, - 1936, Montague Co, TX (wife) Bida Alice DUFFER])
A.Neale (Penelope GRIFFIN, born 1698, Shebbear, Devon ENG parents: Penelope and Lewes GRIFFIN)
Robyn Hogan - (James GRIFFIN - in 1864 he was either a 'Sailor' or a 'Nailor' in America. His daughter Mary Griffin m. 1) unknown Dudley and 2) John Keaty in 1864 at Kilmoyler Chapel, Bansha, Tipperary.)
Sheri James - (James Martin GRIFFIN born May 25, 1908, whereabouts unknown. died Feb 24, 1976 in Baxley, Appling county, Georgia)
Anne McLaughlin -
GRIFFIN from Donnyen/Ireland, wife Margaret Doyle - children: Catherine (John
Flanigan/1831), Robert (Margaret Bray, St-Césaire/1834), Mary G. (Patrick
2nd generation:Robert & Margaret Griffin: Catherine (Thomas Gray, Montreal/1877), Ellen G. (Thomas Seevy/ry, Granby/1865), Mary G. (Michael Tinon/Tynan, Granby/1871), Thomas Griffin (Bridget McDonald, Granby/1880):
3rd generation: Robert, Mary (J. O'Connor, Ethyl (Norman Corley), Kathleen, Anne (John McLaughlin), Gertrude (Herman Harvey), Florence, Lawrence. (Research incomplete & ongoing)
Barbara Channell - (Ellen (Ellar) GRIFFIN (Dyer). She was born 1875 in Polk County, NC. She is buried at Zoar Bapt. Cemetery Shelby, NC. Her father was James P. born 22 Feb 1840. Her Mother was Temperance Turner born 22 Sep 1843. They are both buried at Sulphur Springs Methodist Cemetery, Cleveland Co. NC. Their other children were -- Willis, Ambrose, Luanna, Martha, Harley, Clara & Maggie.)
Sue Wood - (Catherine GRIFFIN born abt 1827 in Ireland to Bryan GRIFFIN and Catherine BROWN Griffin, co. unk. Immigrated ? and met then married to Michael MORRIS in 1846 in St. Louis, MO. Michael Morris born abt 1810 in Ireland to Edmond Morris and Catherine HIGGANS Morris, co. unk.)
Pat Denning -
GRIFFIN Abt 1730, VA - 1799, SC); Ralph GRIFFIN 05 Jan 1754, Halifax Co., VA -
13 Sep 1835, IN; David GRIFFIN 26 Aug 1775, SC - 11 Aug 1861, IN; Ralph GRIFFIN
17 Jan 1808, IN - 25 Feb 1892, WI; Martha A. (GRIFFIN) SELLERS 25 Jan 1835, IN -
23 Aug 1907, IN.
Martha's siblings: David GRIFFIN 1829-1906; Mills R. GRIFFIN 1832-1905; Sarah (GRIFFIN) CARPENTER Abt. 1836-?; John GRIFFIN 1838-1923; Samuel GRIFFIN 1840-1914; Elizabeth GRIFFIN Abt. 1842-?; William GRIFFIN 1845-1932; Thomas GRIFFIN 1848-1913; Isabel (GRIFFIN) CURTIS 1851-?.)
Barry Sweeny -
Frances (Minnie) Wiles (my dad's mother)
> Born 19 Apr 1878, Vian, Sequoya Co OK
> Died 15 Nov 1937, Kansas City Mo.
> Married #1 Douglas GRIFFIN (probably Oklahoma)
- had sons, Troy, Theodore & LeRoy. (Theo & Roy were twins)
- Douglas died about 1909, within a few months of his two
twin sons of an epidemic of typhoid fever.
- The grave, next to twin sons says H.L. GRIFFIN, died 1909,
born 1871 (age 38) & of course, could be Douglas somehow,
since the death date matches.
- 2 graves over is Emma GRIFFIN, born 1868, died 1900
(aged 32). She could be a sister.
> Married #2 Robert Howard Sweeny)
(1.1 Martha GRIFFIN - Birth: 1836, Hinkley, Leicestershire, England
1.2 Elizabeth GRIFFIN - Birth: 1838, Hinkley, Leicestershire, England
1.3 John GRIFFIN - Birth: 1841, Hinkley, Leicestershire, England
Spouse: Mary, Birth: 1838, Dudley, England
Children: John (1865-)
George H (1880-)
1.3.1 John GRIFFIN - Birth: 1865, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England
1.3.2 Martha GRIFFIN - Birth: 1868, Rinsey, Staffordshire, England
1.3.3 Emily GRIFFIN - Birth: 1872, Enville, Staffordshire, England
1.3.4 Sarah GRIFFIN - Birth: 1875, Dudley, England
1.3.5 Louisa GRIFFIN - Birth: 1879, Dudley, England
1.3.6 George H GRIFFIN - Birth: 1880, Dudley, England
1.4 Mary Ann GRIFFIN - Birth: 1843, Hinkley, Leicestershire, England Spouse: George SMITH
Bapt: 7 1 1844, Burbage, Leicestershire, England
in 1881, family was living at 49A Station St, Burton on Trent, England in 1901, family was living at 50 Station St, Burton on Trent, England)
1. David Griffin b. 1765 in South Carolina m. Sara
2. Anthony Griffin b. 1810 S.C. m. Mary Corum
3. Bluford Allen Griffin b. 1840 Lauderdale Co. AL m. Amanda
4. Charles Anthony Griffin b. 1867 Lauderdale Co. AL m Sara Ada Ritter
5. Bluford Lafayette Griffin b.1889 Lauderdale Co. AL m.Mettie Michael
6. Willie Carl Griffin b. 1913 Lauderdale Co. Al m. Mary Irene Urban
7. Daniel Layfette Griffin b. 1931 Loretto, Lawrence Co. TN m. Lilias
8. Dennis Daniel Griffin
J S (James Darwester GRIFFIN d. bef Apr 1844, in Jackson Co IN: info from will: wife Mary A. , children: Elijah, Joseph B, Peter, Samuel, Benjamin, William, Matthew, Martha, Elizabeth, Nancy, James, David. children born in KY. Mary b in MD.)
Marilyn Meyer Logan (Asa GRIFFIN (ca 1812 Rockingham Co., NC, [wife] Mary..need maiden name). William Laton GRIFFIN (1846-Rockingham Co., NC, 1925 Jim Wells Co., TX (wife) Georgiann Benton Godley). William Laton's siblings were Adeline and John F. GRIFFIN.)
Sue Martin (Jonathan GRIFFIN 1776-1857 Born unknown, d. Pocahontas Co. VA m. Rachel Sharp Benoni Griffin 1813-1889 Salem, Harrison Co. VA m. Nancy Hamrick Vanlinden Griffin 1853-1928 WV to Winter Haven, Polk, FL m. Susan Ellen Haskins Burton Griffin 1879-1947 Elk Garden WV to Gassaway, Braxton, WV m. Carrie Luzader Beulah Griffin 1906 Belington, Barbour WV to MA m. Leston Parker)
Arlene Ball (Sarah “Sallie” Elizabeth GRIFFIN b 5/26/1885, d 5/17/1961 She is buried at Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, in Dunnbrook, VA. Her parents are buried there also, and her father is William Thomas Griffin, and her mother is Katherine Collins. She was married to Julian Payne Ball, who is also buried there in an unmarked grave, they called him “Mouse”. He had a sister Kate Lee Ball, who was b. in 1874, and a sister Nannie, who was b. in 1872. After Julian passed away, Sallie Griffin married a Willie Herbert Parr. The marriage to Julian, the had two Children, William Julian Ball, b. 74/1908 in Essex County VA d. 8/10/1976 in Richmond, VA. the other son was Golden, who is buried in Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, in Dunnbrook, VA. in an unmarked grave, and he died as an infant. Sallie and Willie Parr had two children, Ashby Bristow Parr b. 8/20/1923 d. 3/19/1947. They also had a daughter. Living.
Jon Ford (Joseph GRIFFIN, born 9/2/1862, Buchanan County, Missouri. Joe died and is buried in Hawthorne, NV on 1/14/ 1948. He married Emma Simmonds on 7/4/1891. Children from the marriage: Bessie, b. 6/25/1893; Paul, d. 4 mos; Shirley; Robert; Opal; Otis; Raymond and Roy. The family lived in St Joseph, MO, White Cloud, NB and Reserve, KN. Emma died and buried in 1949, Hawthorne, NV.)
Erica & Ian McLeod (Rhoda PURCELL, nee GRIFFIN, bap. 01/03/1820 at Frampton-on-Severn, Gloucestershire, England. Rhoda was the eldest daughter of John GRIFFIN (bap.10/07/1796) and Anne WRIGHT (marriage date, if any, not known), and her siblings were Edmund Wright (1816), Edwin (1821), Ann (1823) and Charlotte (1824).John GRIFFIN was the son of Giles and Charlotte GRIFFIN, married 12/07/1795 at Frampton-on-Severn.)
Ted Schmitz (John Nalle GRIFFIN, father of P. Blackford GRIFFIN (b. Culpeper County, Virginia) P. Blackford GRIFFIN m. Ruth Minerva PATEE, parents of Frederick Blackford GRIFFIN Frederick Blackford GRIFFIN (b. 1861, Buchanan County, Missouri) m. 1st cousin, Frankie Althea CLAYTON Frederick & Frankie GRIFFIN lived at 1625 S. 20th Street, St. Joseph, Missouri c1899-1919. They were the parents of four daughters: Grace Clayton GRIFFIN (1890-1978) m. Griffith Etna JONES Almira Elizabeth GRIFFIN (1892-1982) m. William J. SMITH, moved to Culpeper, Virginia Ruth Patee GRIFFIN (1894-1989) never married, died in Hampton City, Virginia Martha Margareth GRIFFIN (1898-1976) m. Stephen M. WALTER, lived in Washington, DC area)
Kathy Curtis (Samuel GRIFFIN b. abt 1720/21 and unknown wife b. abt 1736. I first found them in the 1797 Spanish Census, District of San Esteban De Tombecbe (this area was later MS, and then became Washington Co, AL). Their son James P Griffin was also listed in this census. He was b. abt. 1768 & d. abt. 1847 in Washington Co, AL. This wife was b. abt. 1773 and d. before 1822. Samuel also had a son William living at home at this time. I descend from James P Griffin and his later wife-Nancy Williford- by way of their son David Hobson Griffin b. abt 1822 and his wife Nancy Grimes. Other siblings of David are: Rebecca Griffin Measles, Mary Griffin Measles, Elizabeth Griffin Brewner, Riley Griffin, James Griffin, Gilbert Griffin, Lucinda Griffin, Michael Griffin, Sterling Griffin, Clarinda Griffin Reynolds, & Seburn Griffin. David & Nancy had a son Michael Broome Griffin who was b. 4th, Sept, 1863 and m. Missouri Strahan. Siblings of Michael are Alonza Griffin, Sterling Ebenezer Griffin, Daniel Griffin, Elizabeth Griffin, & Clarinda Griffin. Michael Broome Griffin and wife Missouri ended up in the Hardin Co, TX area and had my grandfather Carl Griffin.)
researching a Griffin family from Bureau County, Illinois.
Anne Elisa Griffin.
She is listed in the 1850 Census in Dover, Bureau County, IL. Her father is
listed as William Griffin, and wife Elisa Griffin. Anne E. Griffin's birthdate is ca. 1839.
She died in 1895, and is burried in Carney, Lincoln County, OK. I believe
that her mother's maiden name is Eliza Triplett.
I am not sure of her mother's birthdate, but her date of death is Jan 15, 1852
at age 40 years, 8 mo. and 2 days.
She is burried in Triplett Cemetery in Wyanet Township, Wyanet, Bureau County,
On the grave marker it states that she is the wife of William P. Griffin. Two Griffin children are also burried there:
Theodore Died Sept 16, 1847 at age 7.
Almira Died Sept 15, 1852 at age 1 year.
Also, in the family listing in the 1850 Census are the following: William Griffin 34 Place of birth: Mass.
Elisa Griffin 33 Place of birth: Illinois
Alford 12 Illinois
Anne E. 10 Illinois
Mary Francis 8 Illinois
Thomas W. 6 Illinois
I am related by the following:
1. Anne Griffin married William A. Shattuck Oct. 1862.
2. William A. Shattuck (Jr.) + Sarah (Sadie) Parke-Shiblum)
married Wash Strother 22 Aug 1839 in Tuscaloosa Co. AL. She was born about 1825 in AL.
Sarah and her family lived all their lives in Fayette Co., AL. They had 12
kids and the first girl was named Nancy. I have always thought that Nancy
must be her mom's name. The second daughter was named Elizabeth, which was
the name of Wash's mom.
Sarah's dad may have been Archibald Griffin, as he had a daughter named Sarah
born about the same time. Not proved yet, but Archibald's 11th child born in
1847 was named George Washington.)
(1 --- GRIFFIN
1.1 Thomas Griffin (bef 1646-1660)& Sarah --(-aft 1675)m. bef 1646
1.1.1 Col. Leroy Griffin (1646 - aft 1695) & Winifred Corbin (3 Nov 1661 - 1709-1711) m. bef 1679
188.8.131.52 Corbin Griffin (12 Apr 1679 - 1700/1) & Judith Wormeley (25 May 1683 - 1720) m. bef 1701
184.108.40.206 Winifred Griffin (Oct 1682 - ? )& Col. Peter Presley (abt 1655 - 1750) m. 1700, VA
220.127.116.11 Thomas Griffin Burgess (20 Sep 1684 - 9 Sep 1732) & Elizabeth Lee ( - 1760/1) m. bef 1711
1.1.2 Thomas Griffin (1646-1660 - aft 1689)
1.1.3 Winifred Griffin (1646-1655 - ? )
1.2 Col. Samuel Griffin Burgess (1633 - 1703)& Sarah- (-aft 1675) m. aft 1660
1.2.1a Katherine Griffin* (16 Mar 1664/5 - 24 Sep 1728) & William Fauntleroy (abt 1655 - 1685)m. 1678
1.2.1a.1 Maj. Moore Fauntleroy (9 Jan 1679 - 1739)& Margaret Micou (bef 1715 - 1739-1743) m. abt 1715, Richmond Co, VA
1.2.1a.2a Griffin Fauntleroy* (13 Apr 1681 - 1750) & Elizabeth Tayloe (26 Jul 1686 - 1704-1708)m. 1704, VA
1.2.1a.2b Griffin Fauntleroy* (13 Apr 1681 - 1750)& Ann Bushrod (6 Mar 1694/5 - 1761) m. 1708
1.2.1a.3 William Fauntleroy (31 Mar 1684 - 1757) & Apphia Bushrod (bef 1702 - aft 1738) m. 1712
1.2.1b Katherine Griffin* (16 Mar 1664/5 - 24 Sep 1728)& Maj. David Gwyn (bef 1674 - 1702/3-1704) m. aft 1686
1.2.1b.1a Elizabeth Gwyn* (31 Dec 1692 - 28 Jan 1745)& Stephen Lyde ( - bef 1715)
1.2.1b.1b Elizabeth Gwyn* (31 Dec 1692 - 28 Jan 1745)& John Tayloe (15 Feb 1687/8 - 1747) m. 1715
1.2.1b.2 Sarah Gwyn (29 Oct 1695 - 24 Sep 1734)& Joseph Smith ( - aft May 1713) m. May 1713, Richmond Co, VA
1.2.1b.3 Katherine Gwyn (16 Jun 1700 - 1745) & Newman Brockenbrough ( - 15 May 1742) m. bef 1726
1.3 Katherine Griffin (- bef 1703) & -- Sprigg
1.4 Elizabeth Griffin ( - aft 1703) & --- Hewitt ( - bef 1702)
Bill Duncan (Thomas GRIFFIN was b 10-10-1892 in Pinewood SC d 10-20-1942 in Dallas Tx. Married Mary Galloway b 7-25-1893 in Clarendon SC d 8-12-1969 in Dallas Tx Marriage abt 1914 Had 3 children Aimee 1914, Jessie 1916 and Charles 1918 in Augusta Ga. spent some time in New Orleans in route to Texas added 5 more children in Dallas Tx. Mary 1921, Billy & Betty (twins ) 1925, Marjorie 1928 and Martha 1936. Parents of Mary Galloway were John Galloway and Martha Thamse of Clarendon SC.)
Jane McCombs Gillespie (James Washington GRIFFIN born (possibly) Dec 29 1865. Possibly in Macon Ga. Married Feb 2 1890 in Elba, Coffee Co AL. Viola Bartlet ( born 1870 in possibly Coffee Co AL)James Griffin had a sister Minnie Griffin who married Charlie T Tillis Jan 16 1892 in Coffee Co AL.)
born: 1708-Wales, England died:1743/1744, St. Thomas Paris,
Orange County, VA
William Griffin: born: bef 1722 unknown death
James Griffin: born: 1753-Edgecombe Co. N.C. Died: 19 Dec. 1836)
Laura A. Griffin (Margaret (Kennedy-born Ireland about 1831) Griffin and children Margeret (married Ptk Quinlan-Buffalo)) and Patrick (married Nora Murphy-Buffalo) arrive in Buffalo, NY about 1889 and all are buried there. According to research, father was Andrew, and there were 2 other brothers: John (married Bridget?) and Michael (married Kitty?), who haven't been found yet in Buffalo. Possible connection to Gregory Peck/Ashe line.)
Bert Bass (Benjamin Mitchell GRIFFIN, b c1770, SC? d 18 Mar 1818, Battle of Breakfast Branch, Telfair Co., GA; M Temperance Smith Alston, 16 Oct 1775, Chatham Co., NC; b 16 Oct 1775, Chatham Co., NC, d 10 Aug 1837, Telfair Co., GA.)
Maureen Griffin (My Griffin lineage
started in England ???. with John and Jennie (ketter) Griffin...they had a son abt. 1873 whom immigrated to the USA. He was in the Suffolk Co., Boston area in
the early 1900's and then moved to Everett, MA where he resided at 29 Foster St.
He married Anna (Hudnett). He died in 1928 and is buried at Holy Cross Cemetery.
He had a son Joseph Herbert Griffin that was born in Boston in 1900. He lived in
Everett until he bought a house at 5 George St. in Andover. He was my
Marilyn J. VanHoose (Thomas GRIFFIN family came from Butler Co., Ohio (1818). His parents were Noah and Naoma Griffin. Thomas died about 1884 in Chariton, Lucas Co., Iowa. Thomas lived in Butler Co. Ohio; Tippecanoe Co., Indiana; and Lucas Co., Iowa. Some of his children were for in Indiana.
Husband: Thomas Griffin - born about 1818 in Butler Co., Ohio - died
about 1884 in Chariton, Lucas Co., Iowa
Wife: Mary Isabel Parker (b VA) - married on 11 Sept. 1839 in Tippecanoe Co., IN.
Children of Thomas and Mary Isabel:
1) Elizabeth Naoma - born 6 May 1841 - (married Reuben W. Cudney)
2) Eliza Jane - born abt 1843 - (married Wilson Plymer)
3) James Thomas - born abt 1844
4) Rebecca - born abt 1846 - 5) Sarah - born abt 1848 - (married Elias Chapman)
6) Ally - born abt 1850 -
7) Martha - born abt 1852 (married Charles Mark)
8) Alice - born abt 1853 - (married Charles Gurwell or Serwell)
9) Isabel - born abt 1854 -
10) William Elsey - born abt 1856 (married Inez Barnes)
11) Charles Thomas - born abt 1858 - 12) Clara Emma - born abt 1860 (married 1-George Parker and 2-Thomas Young)
Alice Jean Hilliard - (Nathaniel Griffin, George W Griffin, Sr., James J. Griffin, Jesse M. Griffin, Marion Caroline Griffin).
Galen Wilson - (James G. Davis b. 1802 m. Orange County, NC 1827 Margaret Garner, moved to Indiana 1831, to Illinois by 1850, and to Iowa in 1855. Died Harrison County, Iowa 1868. General Land Office deed to land in Indiana gives his name as JAMES GRIFFIN DAVIS. What is his connection to the Griffin family?)
E J. Hudnall -
(My husband Millard R. Hudnall had a distant
Uncle named John Howard Griffin, who was an author and wrote several books as
well as being a news paper correspondent. One of his books that caused much
controversy was called "Black Like Me". If anyone has any information about
this family nd is willing to share it I would appreciated it. Thank you.
JOHN WALTER GRIFFIN - born: 1894, Louisville, TX
John Howard Griffin - born: 1921, Dallas, TX
John Howard Griffin, Jr. - born: 1956, Ft. Worth, TX)
Mary Ann Kaucher -
Jemima (Annie) Griffin, born 1800-1810, died 6 August 1844. married to Anderson
Puckett on 23 November 1829, Nelson County, VA. He was the son of John Puckett
and Patsy Adcock.
Anderson and Jemima Griffin Puckett had children Elizabeth, Martha Ann, John Harrison, James Morrison, Amanda Salem, William Giles, Thomas J., Andrew A., and Henrietta, born 1830-1844.)
Donald Nason - (Patrick Griffin wife Bridget Griffin b; 1844Children: Alice (Griffin) Riendeau , Susan (Griffin) Dooley, John J. , Mary, Peter F. , and Katherine.
Robert Silas Griffin - (John Griffin b. 1740 in Powhatan County, VA. He married Mary Ann Andrews and they had 11 children including a set of twin sons- david A. and Jesse A. Griffin. This family came to Green County, GA about 1790 and established their homestead in Oglethorpe County. The Twins and their families came to Clark County, MISS Territory (became AL in 1819) and were ambushed Nov. 1813 at the Bashi Skirmish. David was my 3rd Great Grandfather.
Mary K. Lund - (Mary GRIFFIN married James Walsh/ Welsh circa 1805 in Ireland - possibly Co. Clare. Children born to them: John (c. 1808), James (c. 1809), Bridget (c. 1818), Julia (c. 1826), Patrick (c. 1826), Margaret (c. 1828) and Mary (c. 1830.) They all emigrated to Ste. Scholastique/ St. Columban, Quebec c. 1831. Mary and James died in the 1850s in Ste. Marthe, Vaudreuil, Quebec. Some family members stayed in Ontario or Quebec. Others moved to Chicago.)
res1hnv1 - (Mary Elizabeth GRIFFIN-Born 8 May 1826 in Ohio; Married John MACKEY in 1852 in Christian County, Missouri; Died 20 August 1912 in Rome, Douglas County, Missouri.)
Carolyn Lamberth Johnson - (Silvanus GRIFFIN, born about 1800 in VA. Married Mary "Polly" MURRY in Hawkins County, TN. Died in Milam Co., TX. In 1860 census the family was in Cherokee Co., TX. Sons: John, William C., Joseph, James M., Nelson R., and George Washington. Daughters: Mary A. and Margaret Jane. Have no information on Silvanus' parents. Mary "Polly's" parents were Joseph Murry and Ann McClellen.)
Larry D. Hamilton Coats - (Searching for the ancestry of Jane GRIFFIN, b. 18 Jul 1775 in Amherst Co. VA. Sister to Pleasant Griffin. Jane married Joseph PHILLIPS about 1795 and removed to Madison Co. AL; believe she d.c. 1807 in AL. Her brother, Pleasant, married Nancy Ann Phillips, sister to Joseph.)
Tim Williams - (Emaline GRIFFIN of Tallapoose, Clay and Chambers Counties of AL. Need husband and father of her children, William, James, Thomas Jefferson, Green L. and two daughters.)
Robert Bradshaw -- (Andrew Bonapart GRIFFIN) b. Washington Co., GA, 23 Nov 1800; m. Mary M. TATUM 4 May 1830; m. 2nd Susannah Tate FORTSON 10 Apr 1832; moved Russell (now Lee) Co., AL, about 1840; state senator 1857-60; d. Opelika, Lee Co., AL, 11 Nov 1895. Eleven children: Harriet Muscogee m. John LaFayette FLOYD; John Randolph m. Oletha Macon NUCKOLLS moved to LA; Houston Lamar m. Elizabeth Amanda SUMMERS moved to Hardeman Co. TX; Andrew Bonapart Jr. m. Marietta V. DUNLAP then Mary HIGHTOWER; Sara Jane m. John Calhoun EDWARDS; Josephine m. Robert Spearman FLOYD; George Washington m. Mary Catherine RICHARDSON; Russell LaFayette m. Carrie Elizabeth RICHARDSON moved to AR; Victoria m. John T. WALTON; Susan Pauline m. Robert T. OWEN; Letita Hortense m. Joseph Beauregard SUMMERS moved to OK.
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