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Re: Griswell Family in Lubbock Co.
Posted by: Joan E. Rambo (ID *****8863) Date: March 09, 2011 at 11:06:06
In Reply to: Griswell Family in Lubbock Co. by Helen King of 277

TX Dth Idx thru 1976:

Name: John I. Griswell
Death Date: 31 Jul 1926
Death Place: Ft. Worth, Tarrant, Texas
Gender: Male
Race: White
Death Age: 84 years 2 months 4 days
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 26 May 1842
Birthplace: Tennessee
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: Joel Griswell
Father's Birthplace: Tennessee
Mother's Name: Eliz Ross
Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
Occupation: Retired
Place of Residence:
Cemetery: W. Oakwood
Burial Place:
Burial Date: 02 Aug 1926
Additional Relatives:
Film Number: 2114144
Digital Film Number: 4165582
Image Number: 2180
Reference Number: cn 26519
Collection: null

Daughter Belle from 1870 census, gives maiden name of her mother:

Name: Clara Belle Burgess
Death Date: 08 Jan 1935
Death Place: Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas
Gender: Female
Race: W
Death Age: 71 years 1 month 12 days
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 26 Nov 1863
Birthplace: Tennessee
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Joe Burgess
Father's Name: J I Griswell
Father's Birthplace: Tenn
Mother's Name: Johnson
Mother's Birthplace: Tenn
Occupation: Housewife
Place of Residence:
Cemetery: Greenwood
Burial Place:
Burial Date: 08 Jan 1935
Additional Relatives: X
Film Number: 2116253
Digital Film Number: 4166544
Image Number: 159
Reference Number: cn 4649
Collection: null

On 1910 census looks like John has a second wife, Laura, maybe this is her?

Name: Laura C. Griswell
Death Date: 25 Oct 1937
Death Place: Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas
Gender: Female
Race: White
Death Age: 77 years 10 months 1 day
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 24 Dec 1859
Birthplace: Tennessee
Marital Status: Widowed
Spouse's Name: J.I Griswell
Father's Name: Gus Welch
Father's Birthplace: Tennessee
Mother's Name: Eliz Shelby
Mother's Birthplace: Mississippi
Occupation: Housewife
Place of Residence:
Cemetery: W. Oakwood
Burial Place:
Burial Date: 26 Oct 1937
Additional Relatives: X
Film Number: 2117350
Digital Film Number: 4030273
Image Number: 1326
Reference Number: cn 52469
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

This would be children of John and Laura:

Name: Mrs. Jessie E. Cornillaud
Death Date: 20 Apr 1967
Death Place: Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas
Gender: Female
Race: white
Death Age: 89 years
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 23 Aug 1877
Birthplace: Tennessee
Marital Status: Widowed
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: John I. Griswell
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Laura Welch
Mother's Birthplace:
Occupation: Homemaker
Place of Residence: Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas
Cemetery: Oakwood Cemetery
Burial Place: Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas
Burial Date: 22 Apr 1967
Additional Relatives:
Film Number: 2138607
Digital Film Number: 4027152
Image Number: 2334
Reference Number: 26908
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Name: Elmer A. Griswell
Death Date: 20 May 1960
Death Place: Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas
Gender: Male
Race: White
Death Age: 74 years
Estimated Birth Date:
Birth Date: 24 Apr 1886
Birthplace: Texas, U.S.A.
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name:
Father's Name: John Ivan Griswell
Father's Birthplace:
Mother's Name: Laura Welch
Mother's Birthplace:
Occupation: Ret.,Tex. Elec. Serv. Co.
Place of Residence: Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas
Cemetery: Rose Hill Cemetery
Burial Place: Fort Worth, Texas
Burial Date: 23 May 1960
Additional Relatives:
Film Number: 2116267
Digital Film Number: 4166548
Image Number: 1174
Reference Number: 32442
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Happy Hunting (^_^)


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