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William Leonidas Griggs
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Birth: Jan. 4, 1845
Death: Nov. 24, 1888

Obituaries
November 24, 1888, Dallas Daily Times Herald, p. 5, col. 5.

W. L. Griggs Dies.

     Mr. W. L. Griggs, president of the Fourth National Bank, died at his residence, on the northeast corner of Swiss and Haskell avenues, in East Dallas, this morning at 3:30 o'clock, after a brief confinement from pneumonia. The remains will be sent to Mexia, his former home, for interment. He leaves an aged mother, a wife, children and innumerable friends to mourn his departure. His bereaved family are well provided for. Among other effects, Mr. Griggs held a policy in the New York Mutual Life for $5000.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Post Griggs (1822 - 1865)
  Martha Bussey Griggs (1822 - 1910)
 
 Children:
  Dena Griggs (1872 - 1872)*
  Katherine Griggs (1873 - 1914)*
  Joseph Peeples Griggs (1875 - 1919)*
  William Oliver Griggs (1879 - 1934)*
  Mary Griggs Leedom (1881 - 1967)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Leonidas Griggs (1845 - 1888)
  Victoria Almeda Griggs McCrary (1849 - 1929)*
  Marie Antoinette GRIGGS Stapley (1853 - 1934)*
  Fanny Malinda Griggs Murphy (1858 - 1954)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mexia City Cemetery
Mexia
Limestone County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section L
 
Maintained by: Carolyn Whaley Vosburg
Originally Created by: Bettie Anne Jones
Record added: Mar 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67570175
William Leonidas Griggs
Added by: Carolyn Whaley Vosburg
 
William Leonidas Griggs
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