|Birth: ||Jan. 24, 1849|
|Death: ||Jan. 20, 1898|
Son of William and Mary Martha Widner York, he married Adaline (Griffin) Napier on 27th of Feb. 1868, in Pulaski County. Adaline, b. 14 Jan. 1841 in Indiana, was the daughter of Isaiah and Margaret Davis Griffin of Rockcastle County, Ky. Joseph and Adaline's daughter Samantha York Griffin's records has her date of death as 13 June 1877. Her burial place is unknown at this time. Their surviving children were Annie J. (York) Dye, Margaret Ellen (York) York, and Samantha (York) Griffin.
Joseph married his second wife, Nancy Ellen Todd, daughter of Silas Todd and Sarah Douglass, on 02 Oct. 1877 in Pulaski Co. Their son Elmer is also buried in Woodstock.
Included is a photo of the three daughters of Joseph and Adaline Griffin York, L-R Samantha "Mattie" York Griffin, Annie Jane York Dye, and Margaret Ellen (York) York.
Photo of two of the known children of Joseph and second wife Nancy E. Todd, William Harvey York and Lizzie York, is on the following page. They also had a daughter Sarah Catherine (York) Gibson Johnson.
Portrait of William York, who is a son of Thomas and Frances "Franke" Mitchel York, and father of Joseph F. York, is also included.
Gravestone photo courtesy of "jtf". Being able to read the inscription is very meaningful to our family, thank you.
William York (1815 - ____)
Adaline Griffin York (1841 - 1877)
Nancy Ellen Todd Surber (1858 - 1942)*
Margaret Ellen York York (1871 - 1957)*
Samantha Frances York Griffin (1873 - 1957)*
Alfred N. York (1876 - 1876)*
Willis Green York (1877 - 1877)*
William H. York (1878 - 1954)*
Sarah Catherine York Johnson (1881 - 1934)*
Elizabeth M. York Lewellen (1887 - 1937)*
Elmer W. York (1891 - 1897)*
He died as he lived, trusting in God.
Created by: D. Singleton Shell
Record added: Dec 28, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32453668