Lucinda Griffin

6 May 1852–24 April 1928 (Age 75)
Henderson, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Lucinda

When Lucinda Griffin was born on 6 May 1852, in Henderson, Kentucky, United States, her father, Jesse B Griffin, was 53 and her mother, Susan Robertson, was 45. She married William John Connaway on 25 February 1875, in Henderson, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She died on 24 April 1928, in Spottsville, Henderson, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

William John Connaway
1838–1907
Lucinda Griffin
1852–1928
Marriage: 25 February 1875
Thomas Conaway
1880–
William N Conaway
1887–1930

Spouse and Children

    William John Connaway

    Male1838–1907Male

    Female1852–1928Female

MARRIAGE
25 February 1875
Henderson, Kentucky, United States
children

(2)

    Thomas Conaway

    Male1880–Male

    William N Conaway

    Male1887–1930Male

Parents and Siblings

    Male1799–Male

    Susan Robertson

    Female1807–Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1861

Age 9

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.
1863

Age 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 20

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: from a medieval Latinized form, Griffinus, of the Welsh personal name Gruffudd ( see Griffith ).2 English: nickname for a fierce or dangerous person, from Middle English griffin ‘gryphon’ (from Latin gryphus, Greek gryps, of Assyrian origin).3 Irish: Anglicized (part translated) form of Gaelic Ó Gríobhtha ‘descendant of Gríobhtha’, a personal name from gríobh ‘gryphon’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lucey Conaway in household of Wm Conaway, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Lucy F Griffin, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Lucy Griffin in entry for William N. Conaway and Mermon Armistead, "Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992"

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