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 Marcia <I>Merrill</I> Griggs

Marcia Merrill Griggs

Utah, USA
Death 23 Dec 1904 (aged 38)
Burial Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot D_120_6
Memorial ID 153311 · View Source
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The Interment of Mrs. Norris Griggs Takes Place at Deseret, Utah.

Deseret News. The remains of Mrs. Marcia Merrill Griggs, aged 38, were received in this city last evening from Big Piney, and the funeral was held this morning from the undertaking parlors of S.D. Evans. Rev. Dr. Paden officiated, and the Interment was in the family plot at Mr. Olivet cemetery.

Mrs. Griggs was the wife of Norris Griggs of Big Piney, where she died of peritonitis, eighty miles from the rail road, and the body was carried for 24 hours of the drive, to the railroad in a driving snowstorm. Mr. Griggs and his brother accompanied the remains to this city. The deceased was a native of this state.

Pinedale Roundup newspaper; Pinedale, Wyoming
January 12, 1905 - Page 4
NOTE: the tombstone erroneously says Morris.

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  • Imported from: UT State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 153311
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Marcia Merrill Griggs (31 Jul 1866–23 Dec 1904), Find A Grave Memorial no. 153311, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Utah State Historical Society (contributor 4) .