Owen D. Griffith

March 1833–Dead (Age NaN)
New York, United States

The Life of Owen D.

When Owen D. Griffith was born in March 1833, in New York, United States, his father, David Griffith, was 38 and his mother, Eleanor Ellis, was 44. He married Mrs. Jane Griffith about 1878, in Oneida, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died in Steuben, Steuben, Oneida, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Owen D. Griffith
1833–
Mrs. Jane Griffith
1836–1900
David Griffith
1866–
Ella Or Eleanor M. Griffith
1878–1940

Spouse and Children

children

(2)

    David Griffith

    Male1866–Male

    Ella Or Eleanor M. Griffith

    Female1878–1940Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (3)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 3

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1846

Age 13

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 84

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.

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’.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Owen Griffith in household of David M Griffith, "United States Census, 1850"

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