James Thomas Griggs

1920–1986 (Age 65)
Darlington, South Carolina, United States

The Life of James Thomas

When James Thomas Griggs was born on 2 September 1920, in Darlington, South Carolina, United States, his father, Alexander "Sandy" Douglas Griggs, was 20 and his mother, Lucy Ingram, was 22. He had at least 1 daughter with Dorothy Belle Johnson. He lived in Hartsville, Darlington, South Carolina, United States in 1930. He died on 21 June 1986, in Darlington, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Magnolia Cemetery, Darlington, Darlington, South Carolina, United States.

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James Thomas Griggs
Dorothy Belle Johnson
Zelda Viola Griggs

Spouse and Children



    Zelda Viola Griggs


Parents and Siblings

    Alexander "Sandy" Douglas Griggs





World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 3

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 3

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.

Age 21

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Grigg .

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

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Sources (3)

  • James Griggs in household of Sandy Griggs, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James Thomas Griggs in entry for Mrs Zelda Viola Griggs, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • James Griggs, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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