John Griffith

1756–17 September 1794 (Age 38)

The Life of John

When John Griffith was born in 1756, his father, Rev Abel Griffith, was 32 and his mother, Sarah Coffin, was 23. He married Phebe Smith on 12 August 1818, in Middletown MM, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States. He died on 17 September 1794, at the age of 38.

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Name Meaning

Welsh: from the Old Welsh personal name Gruffudd, Old Welsh Grip(p)iud, composed of the elements grip, of uncertain significance, + iud ‘chief’, ‘lord’.

LOAD TEST -- Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • John Griffith, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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