Rulon Henry Griffin

17 December 1903–2 October 1993 (Age 89)
Clarkston, Cache, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Rulon Henry

When Rulon Henry Griffin was born on 17 December 1903, in Clarkston, Cache, Utah, United States, his father, Thomas Henry Griffin, was 25 and his mother, Catherine Lovina "Kate" Myler, was 22. He married Jennie Thompson Dahle on 20 October 1925, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Cache, Utah, United States in 1935 and Springdale Election Precinct, Cassia, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 2 October 1993, in Rupert, Minidoka, Idaho, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Rupert, Minidoka, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Rulon Henry Griffin
1903–1993
Jennie Thompson Dahle
1907–1991
Marriage: 20 October 1925
Rulon Alton Griffin
1926–2016
Patricia Griffin
–2021
Nola Maxine Griffin
1929–2012
Elsie Norene Griffin
1930–1986
Theron Delos Griffin
1935–
Myrna Jane Griffin
1938–
Patricia Griffin
1941–2021
Patricia Griffin
1941–2021
Thomas Henry Griffin
1944–1981

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World Events (8)

1904
Age 1
St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1905
Age 2
Historical Boundaries 1905: Lincoln, Idaho, United States 1913: Minidoka, Idaho, United States
1927
Age 24
Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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’.

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

Possible Related Names

Griffith
Griffee
Griffen
Griffey
Griffing
Griffy

Sources (27)

  • Rulon Henry Griffin, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Rulon Henry Griffin en la familia de Thomas Henry Griffin, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Rulon Henery Griffin en la familia de Thomas Henry Griffin, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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