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Ransom Lafayette Griffin
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Birth: May 3, 1840
Cherokee County
Alabama, USA
Death: Oct. 8, 1927
Cartersville
Bartow County
Georgia, USA

*Confederate*
Enlisted 1862 Company I, 1st Georgia Calvary
Present at surrender April 26, 1865 Greensboro, NC.
Served under Joseph Wheeler Army of the Tennessee

He spent his entire life in Cass/Bartow County Georgia.
He and his brother William were at the Armory in Cassville, Ga. joining the Cherokee Calvary before Georgia seceded.

He served in the 1st Georgia Calvary under Wheeler. Army of the Tennessee and was present at the Surrender. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Nancy C Whitworth Griffin (1806 - 1895)
 
 Spouse:
  Martha Jane Crow Griffin (1842 - 1925)*
 
 Children:
  William Herschel Griffin (1868 - 1912)*
  Preston Coatsworth Griffin (1869 - 1941)*
  Stellena L Griffin Davis (1870 - 1918)*
  Richard E. Griffin (1871 - 1960)*
  Harriett Griffin Smith (1873 - 1954)*
  Birdie Griffin Harling (1875 - 1901)*
  Margaret Ethel Griffin (1878 - 1951)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Griffin Hendrix (1829 - 1921)*
  Parthenia Lewis Griffin Boswell (1831 - 1908)*
  Lavina Vesta Catherine Griffin Freeman (1836 - 1916)*
  Ransom Lafayette Griffin (1840 - 1927)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord.
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Cartersville
Bartow County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Section 13
 
Created by: David Woody
Record added: Apr 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36206558
Ransom Lafayette Griffin
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