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Levi Griffin
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Birth: Sep., 1846
Mississippi, USA
Death: Mar. 1, 1922
Blossom
Lamar County
Texas, USA

Note: Nearly all of his sons and daughters are buried in Knights of Honor Cemetery.

Father: ? ? Griffin
Mother: Matilda Rush

Married: Margaret C. Scott

They had 9 children, 2 died before 1900:
Josephus Griffin (May 1874
George Marshall Griffin (1876-1921)
Mary Ada Griffin (1878-1899)
Singleton Scott Griffin (1881-
Otho E Griffin (Oct 1883-
Rosa Griffin (1886-
Levi Granville Griffin (1889-1942)
Claud K. Griffin (1893-

THE PARIS MORNING NEWS, Thursday, March 2, 1922.

Levi Griffin, a well known farmer of the Byrdtown community, a few miles southeast of Blossom, died at his home early yesterday morning. He had been in declining health for the past few months.

He was born in Mississippi and came here from his native state between 30 & 40 years ago, locating in the vicinity of Blossom. He was 75 year old. His wife died about a year and a half ago.

He is survived by 5 sons and a daughter. One of the sons, S.S. Griffin, lives in Paris, and the others live in Blossom.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Matilda Rush Griffin (1820 - 1888)
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret C. Scott Griffin (1850 - 1920)*
 
 Children:
  George Marshall Griffin (1876 - 1921)*
  Mary Ada Griffin (1878 - 1899)*
  Levi Granville Griffin (1889 - 1942)*
  Claude Kirkum Griffin (1893 - 1966)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Elizabeth Griffin Taylor (1823 - 1908)*
  Elmira L. Griffin Spikes (1843 - 1888)*
  William Lewis Griffin (1845 - 1862)*
  Levi Griffin (1846 - 1922)
  Joseph Thomas Griffin (1850 - 1916)*
  Nancy Caroline Griffin Earnest (1853 - 1888)*
  John Henry Griffin (1856 - 1901)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Knights Of Honor Cemetery
Blossom
Lamar County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Linda Moore
Record added: Jun 11, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71158747
Levi Griffin
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Levi Griffin
Added by: Lawrence & Sue Dale
 
Levi Griffin
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 Added: Jul. 17, 2011
 
 
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