When Eliza Griffin was born in 1799, in Nash, North Carolina, United States, her father, Col Archibald Davis Griffin, was 11796 and her mother, Lucy Arrington, was 29. She married Anderson Hunt on 18 June 1821, in Laurens, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Baker, Georgia, United States in 1850.
Welsh: from the personal name Gruffin, Griffin, a pet form of Middle Welsh Gruffudd. In the Welsh border counties this name was introduced directly from Welsh, and in the eastern counties of England by Bretons from France who came over with the Norman conquest.
Irish: Anglicized (part translated) form of Gaelic Ó Gríobhtha ‘descendant of Gríobhtha’, a personal name from gríobh ‘gryphon’.
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