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Arvilla A. McDowell Griffin
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Birth: Nov. 17, 1824
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 24, 1896
La Porte
La Porte County
Indiana, USA

Obituary furnished by contributor Donna Hasbrouck #47491143:
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Obituary:Michigan City News
Wednesday March 25, 1896

MRS. ARVILLA GRIFFIN.An Old and Well Known Resident of This County Passes Away.
Mrs. Arvilla Griffin died Tuesday afternoon at 4:30 o'clock, at her home, one mile this side of the summit, on the LaPorte road.
The deceased had been ill for some time, but she seemed to have rallied, and was improving until last Saturday, when she was stricken with apoplexy, from which time she slowly sank.
She leaves a husband, Aristrachus Griffin and four children,; Mrs. John Blue, of this city, Mr. Emery Nodine and Miss's Anna and Capitola Griffin, residing at home.
Mrs. Griffin was 71 years of age and was born in New York state, coming here at an early age and residing in this vicinity ever since.
Mr. Griffin is one of the oldest settlers of LaPorte County, having come here about the year 1835.
The deceased was a member of no church, but the Methodist faith was nearest her heart.
The funeral will be held tomorrow afternoon, at 2 o'clock, from the residence in the county. Rev Switzer will officiate
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Aristarchus Griffin (1818 - 1905)
 
 Children:
  Anna Griffin (1858 - 1931)*
  Capitola Griffin Griffin (1861 - 1954)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pine Lake Cemetery
La Porte
La Porte County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Jackie & Ralph
Record added: Mar 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66692065
Arvilla A. <i>McDowell</i> Griffin
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Arvilla A. <i>McDowell</i> Griffin
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 Added: May. 9, 2013
 
 
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