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 Margaret Elizabeth <I>Perry</I> Griffith

Margaret Elizabeth Perry Griffith

Birth
Kensington, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Death 10 Dec 1959 (aged 80)
Bethesda, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Burial Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Plot Row F North, Lot 1, Site 5
Memorial ID 50514895 · View Source
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Daughter of Richard Humphrey W. Perry
and Margaret Bell Waters

2nd wife of Howard Griffith
Married September 12, 1908

Mother of:
1. Charles Howard Griffith [1907-1997]
2. (Child) Griffith [1908-1908]
3. Margaret Waters Griffith [1910-2003]
4. Mabel Elizabeth Griffith [1912-1983]
5. Thomas Perry Griffith [1913-1986]
6. William Bastable Griffith [1918-2011]
7. Mary Ann Griffith [1920-2009]

Obituary
The Evening Star (Wash., DC) - Dec. 11, 1959

Mrs. Howard G. Griffith, 80, a lifetime resident of Montgomery County, where she took part in many activities, died yesterday of a stroke in Suburban Hospital.

Mrs. Griffith, the former Elizabeth Perry of Kensington, was the widow of Howard G. Griffith, a former postmaster of Silver Spring who died in 1942.

Mrs. Griffith took part in political activities of the county. She was a charter member of the Women's Democratic Club of Montgomery County and a member of the Woodridge Women's Club.

She leaves three sons, William B. Griffith of Beallsville, Md.; Thomas P. Griffith of Nuremburg, Germany; and Charles H. Griffith, 1300 Noyes Drive, Silver Spring; five daughters, Mrs. Morrison Clark of Chevy Chase; Mrs. Fred Edwards of Silver Spring; Mrs. John C. Livingston of Silver Spring; Mrs. James H. Littlespage of Bethesda; and Mrs. George O. Kephart of Poolesville, Md.; a brother, Thomas W. Perry of Kensington; 16 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 1 p.m. tomorrow in the Robert A. Pumphrey's Funeral Home, Bethesda. Burial will be in the Monocacy Cemetery in Beallsville.



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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Margaret Elizabeth Perry Griffith (17 Feb 1879–10 Dec 1959), Find A Grave Memorial no. 50514895, citing Monocacy Cemetery, Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Cameron Disney Darby (contributor 47173342) .