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 Jane Sophia Griffin

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Jane Sophia Griffin

Birth
Oxford, City of Oxford, Oxfordshire, England
Death Mar 1937 (aged 82–83)
Oxford, City of Oxford, Oxfordshire, England
Burial Oxford, City of Oxford, Oxfordshire, England
Memorial ID 113011312 View Source
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Jane Sophia Griffin, Was born to Joseph Griffin a college servant, and her mother was Martha Wheeler she was bought up in Oxford and was the youngest of 6 children. She married Robert Patrick Hill also of Oxford in 1878. They had 6 children 2 boys and 4 girls, all but one girl was a spinister. He worked for the Jesuit Priests at St Aloysuis Woodstock Road, and ran a bookshop and stationers for them. He rented 21-23 Woodstock Road and ran the shop till his death in 1910. His eldest son Francis then took over until his death in 1925. The Jesuits left the parish and diocesan wanted the church to have a front entrance to the main road and the 2 shops where knocked down. The widow Jane Sophia moved with her spinister daughters to no 3 Woodstock Road which is now a Maison Blanc. She died in 1937 and is buried with him as well as their youngest daughter Agnes Winifred who died in 1931.


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