Franklin George Griffeth

4 April 1920–30 June 1984 (Age 64)
Limestone, Aroostook, Maine, United States

The Life Summary of Franklin George

When Franklin George Griffeth was born on 4 April 1920, in Limestone, Aroostook, Maine, United States, his father, Bedford Blanchard Griffeth, was 29 and his mother, Mary Idella Gallagher, was 22. He married Dorothy Nichols on 1 December 1937, in Limestone, Aroostook, Maine, United States. He died on 30 June 1984, in Fort Fairfield, Aroostook, Maine, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Fort Fairfield, Aroostook, Maine, United States.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Franklin George? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Franklin George Griffeth
Olive M Russell
Marriage: 18 March 1939
Linda L Griffeth

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 March 1939Maine, United States
  • Children


    Parents and Siblings



    +2 More Children

    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.
    1928 · Camden Public Library is Opened
    Age 8
    The citizens of Camden, Maine had voted (in 1896) to establish a free public library in the town. The land for the library to be built on was donated by Mary Louise Curtis Bok in 1916. After years of fundraising and construction, the cornerstone was finally laid on August 17, 1927. The library opened on June 11, 1928. The library remains open to this day, and is now considered a National Historic Landmark.
    1937 · The Neutrality Act
    Age 17
    The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    Altered spelling of Griffith .

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

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (7)

    • Franklin G Griffeth, "United States Census, 1940"
    • Franklin G Griffeth in household of Bedford Griffeth, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Franklin G Or Sonny Griffeth in entry for Mrs Linda G Edgecomb, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.