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Carrie Shannon Griffith
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Birth: Mar. 1, 1871
Mount Erie
Wayne County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 3, 1950
Flora
Clay County
Illinois, USA

Carrie, daughter of James and Sarah Shannon, was born March 1, 1871 in Mt. Erie. She died at her daughter, Mrs. Walter Corry, in Flora March 3. She marriage Elder George W. Jones of Johnsonville on July 2, 1893 in Johnsonville. They had seven children. Her husband died about 1907. She was again married to Thomas E. Griffith March 26, 1909. They had three sons. This companion died October 2, 1942. The oldest son, Curtis Jones, gave his life in France October 21, 1918. Others preceding her in death were: two daughters, Mrs. Lillie Griffith, her parents, two brothers, W. A. Shannon of Washington and Felix of Mt. Erie and one sister, Matilda Crews of Eureka Springs, Ark. She leaves two daughters and four sons: Mrs. Wm Crain of Salem. Mrs. Walter Corry, of Flora, Johnny Jones and Lewis Griffith of Xenia, Elbert Griffith of Cisne and Murry Griffith of Fairfield, three brothers, Lewis and Perry Shannon of Mt .Erie, Elbert of Washington D.C. and one sister Ellen Kunce, Mt. Erie. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Shannon (1843 - 1936)
  Sarah Mabel Berg Shannon (1846 - 1932)
 
 Spouses:
  Thomas Elliot Griffith (1864 - 1942)
  George W. Jones (1863 - 1908)*
 
 Children:
  Curtis Jones (1884 - 1910)*
  Lillie May Jones Griffith (1899 - 1943)*
  Martha E. Jones Crain (1901 - 1980)*
  Mary G. Jones Corry (1903 - 1964)*
  John T. Jones (1905 - 1979)*
  J Lewis Griffith (1910 - 1990)*
  Elbert Griffith (1914 - 1972)*
  Murry Griffith (1917 - 1987)*
 
 Siblings:
  Carrie Shannon Griffith (1871 - 1950)
  James Lewis Shannon (1872 - 1952)*
  Isaac Shannon (1875 - 1879)*
  Perry Shannon (1877 - 1964)*
  Felix Shannon (1880 - 1938)*
  Ellen S. Shannon Kunce (1888 - 1963)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Russell Cemetery
Wayne County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: jim tackitt
Record added: Sep 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59184334
Carrie <i>Shannon</i> Griffith
Added by: jim tackitt
 
Carrie <i>Shannon</i> Griffith
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