Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Griffiths in:
 • Greenwood Cemetery
 • New Orleans
 • Orleans Parish
 • Louisiana
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Advertisement
Joseph Griffith
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: 1857
Montgomery County
Texas, USA
Death: Jul. 17, 1924
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA

Joseph Griffith was the last of three children born to John Maynard Griffith and Angelina Elizabeth Dickinson, known as the "Babe of the Alamo." He was a theater manager/poster designer in Austin, Texas for many years. He married first Anna Eliza __________, born about 1864 in Kentucky and died from typhoid fever in Austin, Travis County, Texas on 9 April 1888. She gave birth to the couple's only son James Hannig Griffith in 1884 in Brazoria County, Texas. Annie Eliza Griffith is buried in Oakwood Cemetery in Austin in the same plot as her husband's famous grandmother, Susanna (Wilkerson) Dickinson Hannig. In 1892, Joseph married Theresa Galverina, born March, 1875 in New Orleans, Louisiana. They had three children, Joseph Jr., born 30 April 1894, Brazoria County, Texas, died April 1977, New Orleans; Lorraine C Griffith, born April, 1899, Austin, Travis County, Texas and Rosalind, born 1905, in Texas. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Maynard Griffith (1828 - 1868)
  Angelina Elizabeth Dickinson Griffith-Holmes (1834 - 1869)
 
 Spouses:
  Annie Eliza Unknown (1864 - 1888)*
  Theresa Galverina Griffith (1875 - 1960)*
 
 Siblings:
  Almeron Dickinson Griffith (1853 - 1938)*
  Susanna (Susie) Arabella Griffith (1855 - 1929)*
  Joseph Griffith (1857 - 1924)
  Sarah (Sallie) Ann Holmes (1865 - 1945)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Michael Bowlin
Record added: Mar 01, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66360795
Joseph Griffith
Cemetery Photo
Added by: kimshockey (reb)
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service