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Jefferson Davis Griffin, Sr
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Birth: Jun., 1873
Arkansas, USA
Death: Mar. 10, 1935
Los Angeles County
California, USA

1880 Searcy Co., AR: Richard Griffin, age 51; wife Lucinda, age 43; son Neal, age 21; son Hiram, age 13; son Vincon, age 11; daughter Sophia, age 9; son Jefferson, age 6. Richard is a farmer b. in Alabama, the rest b. in Arkansas.

1900 census, Jeff D Griffin b. June 1873, age 26 is in Wiley Cove, Searcy Co., AR. With him is wife Laura b. Nov(?) 1875, age 24. Both born in Arkansas, married for 5 years, Laura is the mother of 3, 3 still living: son Gillie b. Dec 1895, daughter Carlee b. Oct 1897, daughter Jessie G b. Dec 1899.

1910, still in Arkansas: Jeff D, age 36; Laura, age 34; Carlee, age 12; Gillie, age 14; son Golden, age 10; daughter Eva, age 8; Lois, age 5; Gertrude, age 3; Harry, age 1. Jeff & Laura have been married for 15 years, she is the mother of 8, 7 still living. Also in the household is a Jack Barnheart, age 24, and Bently (?) Griffin, age 19. Jeff is a farmer, Gillie and Golden are farm laborers on the home farm, Bently is a laborer in a saw mill.

1920 Lonoke Co., AR: Jeff D Griffin, age 47; Laura, age 44; Gillie, age 24; Golden, age 20; Oeva, age 18; Lois, age 14; Gertrude, age 12; Harry, age 10; Jeff, Jr, age 8; Bratton, age 5; Mabel, age 3. Jeff is a farmer, Gillie, Golden, Oeva, Lois, Gertrude, Harry and Jeff, Jr. are all listed as farm laborers.

1930 Los Angeles City census: Jeff D Griffin, age 57; Laura E, age 54; Jeff, Jr, age 18; Bratton age 15, Mable age 13, all individuals born in Arkansas. Jeff, and Jeff, Jr. are laborers on a poultry ranch.

California death records: Jefferson D Griffin died March 10, 1935 in Los Angeles County. 
 
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 Parents:
  Richard DeWitt Clinton Griffin (1828 - 1922)
  Lucinda A Begley Griffin (1836 - 1898)
 
 Spouse:
  Laura Catherine Bratton Griffin (1875 - 1952)
 
 Children:
  Gillie Roy Griffin (1895 - 1948)*
  Carlee Griffin Summers (1897 - 1920)*
  Jefferson Davis Griffin (1911 - 1969)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jesse H Griffin (1848 - 1929)**
  Tennessee Griffin Richardson (1851 - 1936)**
  Richard Brook Griffin (1861 - 1866)*
  Hiram L. Griffin (1866 - 1898)**
  Vincent Griffin (1868 - 1945)*
  Sophia W Griffin Chandler (1871 - 1947)*
  Jefferson Davis Griffin (1873 - 1935)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Pierce Brothers Valhalla Memorial Park
North Hollywood
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Section 8427, Blk H, Lot 2
 
Maintained by: Winnie
Originally Created by: Darlene
Record added: Nov 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100805409
Jefferson Davis Griffin, Sr
Added by: Jim Shafer
 
Jefferson Davis Griffin, Sr
Added by: Jim Shafer
 
Jefferson Davis Griffin, Sr
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