Isabella Griffing

12 July 1870–27 November 1964 (Age 94)
Hazlehurst, Copiah, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Isabella

When Isabella Griffing was born on 12 July 1870, in Hazlehurst, Copiah, Mississippi, United States, her father, Daniel Mccall Griffing, was 45 and her mother, Mary Emma Haley, was 32. She married Hubert Ewell Strahan on 28 September 1889, in Copiah, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Beat 1, Copiah, Mississippi, United States in 1900. She died on 27 November 1964, in Hazlehurst, Copiah, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Hazlehurst Cemetery, Hazlehurst, Copiah, Mississippi, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hubert Ewell Strahan
1864–1908
Isabella Griffing
1870–1964
Marriage: 28 September 1889
Willie May Strahan
1890–1975
John Mayes Strahan SR
1892–1974
Herbert Griffing Strahan
1893–1957
Martha Louise Strahan
1895–1983
James Todd Strahan
1897–1979
Belle Strahan
1899–1995
Daniel McCall Strahan
1902–1971
William J Strahan
1902–1992
L M Strahan
1906–

Spouse and Children

    Hubert Ewell Strahan

    Male1864–1908Male

    Female1870–1964Female

MARRIAGE
28 September 1889
Copiah, Mississippi, United States
children

(9)

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Parents and Siblings

    Daniel Mccall Griffing

    Male1825–1893Male

    Female1838–1910Female

siblings

(9)

    Olive E Griffing

    Female1855–1919Female

    Mary Emma Griffing

    Female1857–1942Female

    Daniel Griffing

    Male1859–Male

    William D Griffing

    Male1861–Male

    Jerimiah Griffing

    Male1864–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

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.
1877 · Mississippi State Board of Health is Created

Age 7

In 1877, the Mississippi State Board of Health was established to protect and advance health throughout the state. There are several different categories that fall under their watch such as disease, environment, injury, standard care, shots, keep records, and more.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 26

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Griffin .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Belle Strahan, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Belle G Strahan, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Isabella Griffing in household of Danl Griffing, "United States Census, 1880"

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