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 Mariah “Mary” <I>O'Bryant</I> Griffin

Mariah “Mary” O'Bryant Griffin

Pike County, Ohio, USA
Death 16 May 1894 (aged 75)
Bourbon, Douglas County, Illinois, USA
Burial Bourbon, Douglas County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 100049674 · View Source
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Mariah "Mary" was born in Pike Co., Ohio to James & Sarah Powelson O'Bryant. After her father died in 1844, the family moved to Coles Co., IL in 1846. She married Nathan Griffin the 27th of Oct 1849 in Coles Co., IL. The couple were parents to five children.

While helping to burn corn stubble her long dress caught fire causing her severe burns. She passed away 20 days later from septicemia.

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  • Created by: Betty Mathes
  • Added: 2 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100049674
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mariah “Mary” O'Bryant Griffin (20 Aug 1818–16 May 1894), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100049674, citing Bourbon Cemetery, Bourbon, Douglas County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Betty Mathes (contributor 47970262) .