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James Griffin

Male 1849 - 1905  (55 years)


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  • Name James Griffin 
    Born 17 Apr 1849  Twin; Black Hawk Township, Rock Island County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 5 Mar 1905  Milan, Black Hawk Township, Rock Island County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 9 Mar 1905  Dickson Cemetery, Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I12573  My Genealogy

    Father George Washington Griffin,   b. 1800, Guilford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Susan Vandruff,   b. 9 Nov 1819, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1856, Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Married 7 May 1835  Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F9451  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • http://www.geocities.com/sassyroselynn/ObitG.html
      "James GRIFFIN, Milan died Sunday at hie home. He was born on BigIsland and would have been 55 years old on April 17th. He lived on BigIsland for a long time and then moved to Milan some years ago. He wasa bachelor and was a hunter, trapper and vegetable truck farmer bytrade. He is survived by his twin sister, Mrs. Mary WHORTON and by hisbriother George GRIFFIN of Milan and brother Joshua GRIFFIN ofAndalusia. The funeral was Tuesday with burial in the Dickson burialgrounds. (Milan IND, March 9, 1905)"

      "Sunday, 9 March 1905; Rock Island Newspaper, Rock Island County,Illinois;http://www.illinoisancestors.org/rockisland/ricountydeathnotices.htm
      James Griffin of Milan died Sunday at his home. He was born on BigIsland and would have been 55 years old on April 17th. He lived on BigIsland for a long time and then moved to Milan some years ago. He wasa bachelor and was a hunter, trapper and vegetable truck farmer bytrade. He is survived by his twin sister, Mrs. Mary Whorton and by hisbrother George Griffin of Milan and brother Joshua Griffin ofAndalusia . The funeral was Tuesday with burial in the Dickson burialgrounds."