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
Isabella Griffing
Marriage: 28 September 1889
Willie May Strahan
John Mayes Strahan SR
Herbert Griffing Strahan
Martha Louise Strahan
James Todd Strahan
Belle Strahan
Daniel McCall Strahan
William J Strahan
L M Strahan

Spouse and Children

    Hubert Ewell Strahan



28 September 1889
Copiah, Mississippi, United States


+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Daniel Mccall Griffing





    Olive E Griffing


    Mary Emma Griffing


    Daniel Griffing


    William D Griffing


    Jerimiah Griffing


+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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