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William H Griffin
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Birth: Sep. 11, 1834
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Dec. 21, 1881
Rusk County
Texas, USA

Notes for WILLIAM HENRY GRIFFIN:
Married Della B. Moorse in 1867.
Buried in Block 1 Old Section of the Overton Cemetery in Town.
Born in Davenport, Iowa
Inlisted in the Union Army in Delaware County, Iowa.
Co. B4 Iowa
Military service: Bet. 1861 - 1863, Northern Army
Residence: 1850, Somersworth, Strafford Co., NH
1860 Living in Delhi, Delaware County, Iowa in
1870 Living in Davenport, Scott County, Iowa in
about 1874 Living in Moline, Rock Island County, Illinois .
by 1880 Living in Overton, Rusk County, TX .



William H Griffin, a native of New Hampshire, was a resident of Delhi, Delaware County,
Iowa, when he enlisted as a Private on Sept. 23, 1861 at the age of 26 years. He mustered
in Co B 4th Iowa Cavalry on Nov. 23, 1861. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Dec. 14, 1863.
Mustered out Aug. 8, 1865 at Atlanta, Georgia.

My family records say that he was shot in the battle of New Orleans, LA and Della was the nurse who took care of him. He went back to IA and then came back to LA and married her after the war was over. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Delia Beatrice Morris Griffin (1844 - 1926)*
 
 Children:
  William Harry Griffin (1870 - 1962)*
  Ida Agnes Griffin Christian (1872 - 1967)*
  Grace E Griffin Jernigan (1876 - 1953)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Overton City Cemetery
Overton
Rusk County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: AngelDove
Record added: Jul 03, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39042527
William H Griffin
Added by: AngelDove
 
William H Griffin
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4th Iowa Cavalry Remembered
- Kent Kooi
 Added: Jun. 18, 2014
Co B 4th Iowa Cavalry. Remember those who served.
- kweaver
 Added: Jun. 12, 2014

- Virginia Wilson Bailey
 Added: Nov. 25, 2012
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