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Lynn Riggs
Original name: Rollie Riggs
Birth: Aug. 1, 1899
Claremore
Rogers County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Jun. 30, 1954
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Author, Playwright. Most widely known as a playwright, he wrote many plays, most notably "Green Grow The Lilacs," based on his Oklahoma memories. Rodgers and Hammerstein later added dance and music and it opened on Broadway as "Oklahoma." (bio by: Laura Jackson) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Grant Riggs (1869 - 1951)
  Rose Ella Duncan Riggs (1865 - 1901)
 
 Siblings:
  William Riggs (1897 - 1974)*
  Mattie Mary Riggs Cundiff (1898 - 1971)*
  Lynn Riggs (1899 - 1954)
  Lee Grant Riggs (1908 - 1989)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Cemetery
Claremore
Rogers County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Laura Jackson
Record added: Apr 02, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8591343
Lynn Riggs
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Lynn Riggs
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Lynn Riggs
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Dearly loved, never forgotten, forever missed.
- Scot Lady
 Added: Nov. 23, 2014

- R I P
 Added: Sep. 17, 2014

- Ryan D. Curtis
 Added: Jun. 30, 2014
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